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Christmas is coming to downtown Ruston. About 30 merchant members of the city’s Main Street organization fanned throughout the central business district Wednesday morning wrapping 26 trees with decorative white lights. The lights will be turned on in mid-November, along with strands city utility crews will hang over downtown streets. The early lighting came at the request of merchants who wanted the city to begin taking on a festive air prior to the Kickoff to Christmas event on Dec. 1, Haley Perot, Ruston’s Main Street director and community coordinator said. But to get the trees decorated...

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03/07/2014
The community is looking for new vendors for the Ruston Farmers Market. An annual preseason vendor’s meeting is scheduled for 2:30 p.m. March 15 in the community meeting room of the Lincoln Parish...
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03/07/2014
Cedar Creek’s eighth grade and fifth grade Students of the Year were named district winners recently advance to the regional level of competition in Baton Rouge this month. Carlie Toliver, right,...
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03/07/2014
For the past six years residents have came together by crawling and toddling to show their support for the March of Dimes. To date the Diaper Derby, sponsored by the Louisiana Tech University...
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03/06/2014
Thanks to a PIT maneuver by local officials, a law enforcement pursuit, which began in Ouachita Parish, came to a stop near the Ruston Civic Center on Wednesday morning. At approximately 10:22 a.m.,...
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03/06/2014
Ruston Fire Department was called to Skokie Street around 3:30 p.m. Wednesday for smoke showing from a duplex apartment. Firefighters arrived to find Ruston Police Department officers on scene....
03/06/2014
Residents of Lincoln Parish, it’s time to have some fun and bonding time with man’s best friend. Ruston Parks and Recreation will host their eighth annual Furry Fun Walk at 9:30 a.m. Saturday at the...
03/06/2014
The Ruston-Lincoln Chamber of Commerce’s Leadership Lincoln is now in its 27th year and has graduated more than 400 Ruston-Lincoln individuals. Each class comes up with a group project that benefits...
03/06/2014
By their next monthly meeting, the Village of Choudrant hopes to have a new fire truck to show off. Mayor Bill Sanderson, who also serves as the Choudrant Fire Chief, told council members during...
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03/06/2014
Mrs. Carter’s Class We are 100 days smarter at Glen View. Mrs. Carter’s class enjoyed celebrating our 100th day of school with many fun activities. We made 100 day trail mix, wore special crowns and...
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03/06/2014
Ruston High School has added yet another outstanding student distinction to an already impressive list of academic accolades. Seniors Kendall Lopez and Adam Ramachandran have been named by the...