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Friday, December 9, 2016 - 12:34pm
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Leader photo by T. SCOTT BOATRIGHT - More than 70 units, including marching bands, cheerleaders, sports teams, local festival queens, church groups, businesses and Santa Claus participated in the annual Ruston Christmas Parade Thursday. Among the units was this float from LifeChurchLA. The parade rolled through downtown Ruston before ending at Louisiana Tech’s Joe Aillet Stadium.

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The Lincoln Parish Police Jury will have a renewal of two 4.41 mill operating taxes for road construction and road maintenance on the Dec. 10 general election ballot. The taxes, in place since 1957,...
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Grambling voters will decide wether or not to renew a water millage tax that generates more than $55,387 annually to maintain the city’s water system. The referendum will come during the Dec. 10...
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“Leadership through art” was the theme of this year’s annual Geometrics Project with Frank Kelley Jr., a local artist. “Not only did the students learn about art and shapes and creativity, they...
11/19/2016
The city of Ruston now owns the historic downtown Federal Building that once was the town’s Post Office. The final paperwork has been done and the city’s $236,000 check was received by the federal...
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11/19/2016
In honor of National Veterans Small Business Week, U.S. Sen. David Vitter, chairman of the Senate Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship, recently announced veteran-owned Ruston Animal...
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11/19/2016
Life is about changes, and learning to roll with them is the most important lesson of all. That was the message presented by William E. Bradley, senior vice president for cyber engineering and...
11/19/2016
Editor’s note: This is the final part of a three-part series on Grambling’s Legends Square, a 9.2 acre economic development project off RWE Jones Street. More than 130 jobs, a new stream of revenue...
11/18/2016
Southwest Ruston will be getting more apartments if a project granted conditional use approval Thursday by the city’s Planning and Zoning Commission comes to fruition. The commission OK’d developer...
11/18/2016
Editor’s note: This is the second of a three-part series about Grambling’s Legends Square, a 9.2-acre economic development project off RWE Jones Street. To reach Grambling’s goal of economic...
11/18/2016
Lincoln Parish School District’s maintained a “B” letter grade for the 2015-16 school year, according to data released Thursday by the Louisiana Department of Education. School performance scores...