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Monday, January 16, 2017 - 12:07pm
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City and parish officials cut the ribbon Friday to formally open the recycling transfer station located at the Lincoln Parish Landfill. Once the trucks have made their rounds, they back inside the building, and dump their loads into large opening at the back of the building, into a trailer below. The photo is taken from where the trailer will set and shows the dump opening below. Recyclables will be transferred to Shreveport for separating. Ruston began a curbside recycling program Jan. 1. The service is available inside the city and extends to a 3-mile radius into the parish. More than...


At 6 p.m. Thursday hundreds of people wearing every color wigs flocked to Squire Creek Country Club for the third annual Wiggin’ Out breast cancer fundraising event, which raised more than $26,000....
Ruston High School alumni, faculty and former faculty sang the school’s praises Friday during the annual RHS Alumni Association’s Awards Luncheon. “How can you fail, going to Ruston High School? You...
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Join Simsboro First Baptist Church as it celebrates its 125th Anniversary today. The celebration will begin at 9:30 a.m. and there will be no Sunday School. The church will be “Remembering Yesterday...
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The fourth annual ARToberfest put on by the North Central Louisiana Arts Council was successful yet again. The event celebrated a variety of styles of beer from regional home brewers to Marsala...
Bobby Gray, treasurer of the Lincoln Parish Police Jury, was recently elected to the Board of Directors for the Louisiana Government Finance Officers Association. “It was an extreme honor when they...
“And my God will meet all your needs according to his glorious riches in Christ Jesus.” Phillippians 4:19 October! Fall is finally here! I can’t believe we are already seven weeks into our school...
Fall is in the air in Ms. Moron’s class this month. We are learning about the changes that will be happening in the weather at this time of year. We are also learning about how the seasons affect the...
Founder’s Day
Assembly of God First Assembly of God First Assembly of God “Living in the Spirit” class is at 9:45 a.m. Sundays. Children’s church is at 10:45 a.m. Nursery through age 3 is provided at 10:45 a.m....
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Legendary Ruston Daily Leader executive sports editor and award-winning writer O.K. “Buddy” Davis will be one of five individuals inducted into the Louisiana Tech Athletics Hall of Fame Nov. 9. Davis...