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Friday, February 24, 2017 - 12:08pm
Ruston police are asking for the public’s help in locating a man who may be impersonating a police officer. Police received a complaint Wednesday from a citizen reporting they had been stopped early Tuesday afternoon on Celebrity Drive by a black male identifying himself as a police officer. The man approached the citizen’s vehicle stating the citizen had been speeding, Deputy Police Chief Clint Williams said in a statement issued Thursday. “The citizen produced their driver’s license, registration and insurance as requested,” Williams said. “The person identifying himself as an officer...

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10/31/2013
Hillcrest students participated in a cookie dough fundraiser and sold $24,764. Pictured are the second-grade students who sold 16 items or more to earn a limo ride and a pizza party. Pictured are...
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10/31/2013
A.E. Phillips Laboratory School at Louisiana Tech University achieved a School Performance Score (SPS) of 126.3 out of 150 to earn an “A” grade from the Louisiana Department of Education as part of...
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10/31/2013
Kindergarten October has been a busy month for us in Choudrant. We have been reading books about Christopher Columbus and made a paper ship that represented the one he sailed on.
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10/31/2013
Lucy Douglas has very specific vision for health care. It’s personalized, original and joins traditional family practice with nutrition and spa services. Douglas, a nurse practitioner, is founder...
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10/31/2013
Ruston Florist and Boutique, owned by Dennis and Debbie Allen, has been in their new location for a year now. Ruston Florist and Boutique is ruston’s newest Department store. “It was a time for a...
10/31/2013
The Annual Downtown Howl’oween event, which was originally set to kick off at 4 p.m. today, has been cancelled due to inclement weather. Kristi Lumpkin, economic development administrator, said while...
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10/30/2013
While children are out trick-or-treating around the neighborhoods this Halloween, the Domestic Abuse Resistance Team will be having a moment of silence for those who have lost their lives due to...
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10/30/2013
A 9 p.m. Tuesday the Lincoln Parish Sheriff’s Office along with the Lincoln Parish Narcotics Enforcement Team arrested nine Louisiana Tech University students on charges of possession of marijuana...
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10/30/2013
This fall’s firefighter school for the Lincoln Parish Fire Department produced eight new volunteer firefighters who are now equipped with the training necessary to protect Lincoln Parish. Danny Cross...
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10/30/2013
At 11 a.m. Tuesday a natural gas line ruptured at the Ruston Fire Department Headquarters on Georgia Avenue. Eric Brazzel, public education officer for RFD, said traffic was redirected and Georgia...