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FARMERVILLE — A Monroe man was killed Sunday when the single-engine aircraft he was piloting crashed into Lake D’Arbonne. Union Parish Sheriff Dusty Gates said the Federal Aviation Administration will likely order an autopsy to determine how 71-year-old David Lockard died. Lockard’s Facebook profile states he was employed by Ruston Aviation. Someone answering the phone at Ruston Aviation this morning said they could not confirm he was employed by the company. 9-1-1 dispatchers received a call Sunday at 5:04 p.m. from residents living near the crash site area reporting a plane had gone into...

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02/28/2014
“Same Time, Next Year,” the romantic comedy written by award winning playwright Bernard Slade, is the next Ruston Community Theatre production. This play is sponsored by Gnemi Financial Services and...
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02/25/2014
Richard Dieter, Walter Moss and Cain Budds (left to right) performed at Sundown Tavern Saturday as part of the 15th annual John Simoneaux Memorial “Johnny Jam” held Friday and Saturday at Sundown...
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02/25/2014
For 13 years Eldonta Osborne has put in time and effort into the Boys and Girls Clubs of North Central Louisiana. But if it wasn’t for his past — playing football in junior high and on into the...
02/25/2014
Residents of Grambling may begin receiving better cell phone service if the city chooses to enter into a contract with AT&T. During the February meeting of the board of aldermen, Darren Harrell,...
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02/25/2014
The Lincoln Parish Museum currently has a Native American pottery and arrowhead exhibit on display, and last week guest speaker Jeffrey S. Girard spoke about the exhibit.  For the past 25 years,...
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02/24/2014
The 15th Annual Krewe of Allegro Mardi Gras Ball and Silent Auction was the most popular one to date with more than 350 people attending the event Saturday night in the Ruston Civic Center. “This is...
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02/24/2014
Louisiana Tech University alumnus, Ruston resident and State Rep. Rob Shadoin will serve as keynote speaker for the winter commencement ceremony. Graduation will begin at 10 a.m. Saturday in the...
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02/24/2014
A Ruston man has been charged with careless operation and second offense driving while intoxicated after his car rear-ended his wife’s car, causing both vehicles to become airborne and overturn....
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02/24/2014
Residents tired of the same old workout or looking for a way to wind down after a stressful day are in luck. Blue Sky Yoga, located in the shopping center behind Raising Cane’s, offers a place to...
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02/23/2014
The Ruston-Lincoln Chamber of Commerce is encouraging local businesses to get involved with its Adopt-A-School program. The program is in its sixth year after a long-standing sabbatical and AAS...