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Ruston will soon be covered in color as residents do their part to help bring an end to breast cancer during the Fourth Annual Susan G. Komen North Louisiana Color Me for a Cure 5k walk/run. The event begins at 9 a.m. Saturday at Ruston High School. “Our organization as a whole covers 22 parishes (in North Louisiana) and Lincoln Parish is going to be our priority for the next three years because of those parishes, Lincoln has the highest breast cancer mortality rate,” Lindsay Dean, executive director for Susan G. Komen NWLA, said. “I think that is important for people to understand why we are...

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03/06/2017
Policy revisions and one addition to the policy manual will be the focus of the Lincoln Parish School Board meeting. The board will review revisions on items relating to admissions, ethics and rules...
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03/06/2017
Health care professionals, educators and executives from around the region will join state officials and economic development leaders for the inaugural North Louisiana Health Analytics Conference,...
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03/06/2017
Friends and colleagues are remembering Ruston resident Jack Beard today as an enthusiastic committee servant, an excellent art teacher and, in later life, a political cartoonist whose work always...
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03/05/2017
Grambling State University head football coach Broderick Fobbs, left, and wife Kimbia Fobbs, right, unveil the new GSU champions sign that welcomes guests and residents to the city of Grambling on...
03/05/2017
A pair of community renewal projects in south Ruston could get a boost from the city if the Board of Aldermen approves partnerships with the two ventures. Decisions on cooperative endeavors that...
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03/05/2017
You can’t argue with the numbers — 31-0. A undefeated season is the ultimate mark of success for any sports team. Influencing the lives of young people is another sign of success. That makes Ruston...
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03/05/2017
When you retire, some of your expenses may go down — but health care is not likely to be one of them. In fact, your health care costs during retirement may well increase, so you may want to plan for...
03/05/2017
Hunt, Guillot & Associates is proud to announce its twentieth year as a nationwide full-service engineering and program management firm. Headquartered in Ruston, HGA was founded by Ruston natives...
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03/05/2017
Top Left: Representing Choudrant Elementary School in the competition for Lincoln Parish Student of the Year was Elli Dickerson, daughter of Chad and Christi Nolan. In addition to earning a perfect 4...
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03/03/2017
Three people were transported to Northern Louisiana Medical Center with minor injuries Thursday afternoon after this 2016 Toyota Camry, driving by Prashanta Ganapathy, 25, of Ruston, turned out of...