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Tuesday, January 16, 2018 - 2:15pm
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Travel in Lincoln Parish came to a near grinding halt today after the first winter storm of 2018 spread a wintery mix, following by an inch or more of snow across the area. Parish public and private schools, along with Louisiana Tech, Grambling State and the Ruston campus of Delta Community College were also closed today and will be closed again Wednesday. The parish is under a hard freeze warning from 8 p.m. today until 10 a.m. Wednesday. Overnight temperatures are expected to drop to around 13 degrees, causing wind chills values as low as 5 degrees, according to the National Weather...

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The first multi-day period of freezing and sub-freezing temperatures appears to be on the way and with it comes a reminder to be prepared. “Check vehicles, antifreeze, batteries; wrap exposed water...
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12/23/2017
The city of Ruston has a message for its 10,000 residential utility customers: If you want your household garbage picked up this week, you must put your container out by 10 p.m. Tuesday. The garbage...
12/23/2017
The miracle of Christmas has once again left residents of Ruston with a smile on their faces. Recently, the Pine Hills Advocacy Center, a nonprofit organization dedicated to lessening the trauma...
12/23/2017
Longtime Ruton resident and businessman J. N. Walpole is the winner of this year’s Ruston-Lincoln Chamber of Commerce Robert E. Russ Award. The award is one of the most prestigious civic honors that...
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12/23/2017
Third Grade News:
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12/23/2017
Dubach Elementary School was recently feted by Lincoln ACHIEVE with a holiday luncheon to celebrate the school’s advancement to a “B” rated school by the Louisiana Department of Education. From left...
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12/23/2017
Members of the North Central Chapter of ABATE (American Bikers Active Toward Education) of Louisiana, Inc., recently gathered for a special presentation to Lincoln ACHIEVE and its efforts during the...
12/23/2017
Kiplinger, the nation’s most recognized publisher of business forecasts and personal finance advice, ranked Louisiana Tech University first among Louisiana’s public colleges and universities in the...
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12/23/2017
The Lincoln Parish Early Childhood Center has had a busy month. Trenton Dental Center completed dental screenings for LPECC, Simsboro School’s prekindergarten class and Dubach School’s...
12/23/2017
CHESHIRE, Conn. (AP) — The fast-growing online platform was built with help from Facebook engineers and designed to help students learn at their own speed. But it's been dropped because parents in...