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Musical performances were plentiful during the 2017 Louisiana Peach Festival Saturday Photo above: Uncle Kracker capped off the 2017 Louisiana Peach Festival before a large crowd Saturday night at Railroad Park. Photo below: Russ Town Band director Lawrence Gibbs conducts the community musicians during the band’s annual Americana Concert on Saturday held in conjunction with the Louisiana Peach Festival.

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06/07/2017
Rep. Rob Shadoin predicts the Legislature will reach a compromise on the budget for the spending year that begins July 1, but state agencies will still see yet another round of cuts. That’s because...
06/07/2017
The Ruston Lincoln Convention and Visitors Bureau has made changes to its website as a result of complaints by the city of Grambling that Grambling State University was inaccurately portrayed on the...
06/06/2017
In honor of National Running Day, Alisa Greene and Passport Wellness Center are sponsoring “The Big Run Event” at 6 a.m. and again at 6 p.m. Wednesday. Greene said the event was created to help those...
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06/06/2017
A short walk from the Fredrick C. Hobdy Assembly Center, down a dirt road, beyond the Grambling State University facilities headquarters building and Richmond Hall is a pond and a wooded area that’s...
06/05/2017
The Lincoln Parish School Board will be looking into advertising the purchase of generators to be installed at all district facilities. The generators along with policy revisions, bids to purchase...
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06/03/2017
Ruston’s Board of Aldermen will be asked on Monday to set in motion several new ventures, re-up at least one continuing project and consider approving an ordinance prohibiting motorized vehicles on...
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06/03/2017
In 2015, Douglas Walton, a local artist, and 14 of his students spent six days and five nights on a remote slope amidst the Himalayan Mountains after a 7.8 magnitude earthquake rocked the area. When...
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06/03/2017
The Ruston-Lincoln Chamber of Commerce held a ribbon-cutting ceremony at New Horizon Counseling Agency. New Horizon is a comprehensive mental and behavioral health care agency that provides services...
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06/03/2017
The Ruston-Lincoln Chamber of Commerce held a ribbon-cutting ceremony at First Baptist Church for the church’s new children’s building. The new and renovated facilities will accommodate about 200...
06/02/2017
The Lincoln Parish Sheriff’s Department is optimistic it will apprehend the suspect or suspects responsible for vandalizing a residence located at 231 Brown Road, Major Chad Alexander, LPSO’s public...