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A mass choir from churches in Ruston and Farmerville will perform a benefit gospel concert for the Paul E. Slaton Head Start Center and Lincoln Total Community Action Agency at 6 p.m. Dec. 3 at New Rocky Valley Baptist Church in Grambling. Funds raised from the event will help Head Start get re-established in the wake of a fire that destroyed the center’s main building on Oakdale Street in October, choir director Derik Slaton said. Donations are already being collected, he said. Head Start is a primarily federally funded program for pre-schoolers from mostly low-income families. The city of...

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03/31/2014
Local youth will have an opportunity to not only hone their football skills, but life skills at the 2014 Fred Dean Hall of Fame Pro Day on Saturday. “We are so excited about Pro Day,” Marketing...
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03/31/2014
Ruston Police Department notified the Lincoln Parish Narcotics Enforcement Team of an individual having numberous controlled dangerous substances on Friday, which resulted in a distribution arrest....
03/31/2014
Parents who want to look into educational alternatives can visit the Lincoln Parish Library from 6-7:30 p.m. Thursday in the community room for a come and go event hosted by Ruston Christian...
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03/29/2014
Whether residents like eating, sports, music or conversation, there’s a way for everyone in the parish to enjoy themselves and help a good cause this week. The Domestic Abuse Resistance Team’s 14th...
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03/29/2014
Editor’s Note: This is the fifth in a series of stories about women fulfilling nontraditional roles in honor of Women’s History Month. When there is a fire, usually the firefighters who are called...
03/29/2014
Larry Lambert knows what it’s like to fall through the health care crack. Once up a time he had insurance, but then Lambert, a graphic designer for a Ruston T-shirt business, developed diabetes and a...
03/29/2014
Beginning Thursday, the Lincoln Parish Library will serve as the premiere North American location for a new Anne Frank exhibit. Emily Arnold, program coordinator for the library, said everyone is...
03/29/2014
Kansas City, MO ­— The Veterans of Foreign Wars of the U.S. (VFW) is now accepting entries for the 2014-15 VFW Voice of Democracy and Patriot’s Pen scholarship competitions. The announcement comes...
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03/29/2014
The Louisiana Tech University department of kinesiology has continued its award-winning partnership with the Lincoln Parish School District with a new initiative recently introduced to the system.
03/29/2014
Annual mathematics competition Natchitoches — The Department of Math and Computer Science at the Louisiana School for Math, Science, and the Arts will host its 14th annual mathematics competition...