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Friday, May 26, 2017 - 12:24pm
More charges have been added to list of those faced by two adults and one juvenile in reference to a recent rash of vehicle burglaries in the parish. Jamario Montreal Smith, 18, of 500 South Barnett Springs Road, in Ruston, now faces 22 counts of burglary, while Emerion Holland, 17, of 141 Bennett Rd., in Grambling, now faces seven counts of burglary. Parish sheriff’s deputies arrested Smith, Holland and three juveniles on Tuesday. One of the juveniles is also now charged with 22 counts of burglary. The vehicle burglaries for which the new charges were filed occurred in the Creek’s Edge...

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05/11/2017
Ruston’s Rotary Club recently wrapped up the 2016-17 Student of the Year program by presenting its annual scholarship awards.
05/10/2017
Grab a trash bag and your used electronics. It’s time to clean up around Ruston. Two events are scheduled on Saturday to allow residents not only to get rid of their old computers and accessories,...
05/10/2017
There was standing room only during the Lincoln Parish Police Jury meeting Tuesday evening as the jurors killed an ordinance that would allow alcohol to be possessed or consumed at Lincoln Hall, a...
05/09/2017
Ruston Community Theatre recently announced auditions for it’s upcoming summer musical, Rodgers and Hammerstein’s “South Pacific.” James Michener’s Pulitzer Prize-winning collection of short stories...
05/09/2017
If one were to take a drive to the Lincoln Parish Park they would notice that the lake is a little lower than usual — in fact, it’s about 30 million gallons lower. The Lincoln Parish Police Jury,...
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05/08/2017
Bank of Ruston’s Patricia Murad serves Ruston firefighter Cade Griswald during the bank’s annual First Responder Appreciation Day on Friday. The celebration was held throughout the day and honored...
05/08/2017
Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards will serve as the keynote speaker for Louisiana Tech University’s spring commencement ceremony at 10 a.m. May 20 at the Thomas Assembly Center.
05/08/2017
A public hearing will be held to discuss the allowance of the consumption of alcohol beverages at Lincoln Hall, a parish-owned banquet facility, during the Lincoln Parish Police Jury’s regular...
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05/08/2017
Approximately 1,500 people lined two blocks of downtown Ruston on Sunday afternoon to be parade watchers for an episode of the upcoming season of social media entertainer and actor Logan Paul’s “...
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05/07/2017
The two women and six men sitting around folding tables in the church fellowship hall laughed and poked good-natured fun at their program coordinator. They were relaxed, at ease with each other....