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BATON ROUGE (AP) — After warning for months the proposal would be devastating to Louisiana residents, Gov. John Bel Edwards unveils his worst-case scenario budget Monday, which assumes lawmakers will refuse to replace $1 billion in expiring sales taxes and force widespread slashing across state government. The Democratic governor is required to submit a spending plan for the budget year starting July 1 that only accounts for the dollars expected to be available. The proposal won't include temporary sales taxes that expire when the new financial year begins that Edwards wants replaced with...

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04/19/2014
Dubach School students have been working diligently to prepare for the 2013-2014 Dubach School Art Show and Silent Auction. The show will be held at the Scott Hamilton Warehouse located in downtown...
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04/19/2014
Kindergarten news We have been having a great time building our foundation as readers and developing our writing skills in Kindergarten.  The students are learning how to write like our favorite...
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04/19/2014
The Ruston Rotary Club proudly announces the recipients of the April Student of the Month Awards. Each student honoree spoke to the club members about their accomplishments at the April 16 luncheon...
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04/19/2014
Above: The Ruston Lincoln Chamber of Commerce hosted a ribbon cutting at University Crossing recently at 1201 West California Ave. Below: The Ruston Lincoln Chamber of Commerce co-hosted with the...
04/19/2014
Northern Louisiana Medical Center’s Women’s Center has been recognized as a 2013 Louisiana Safe Sleep Champion Hospital by the Louisiana Department of Health and Hospitals. In 2011, the American...
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04/18/2014
Sophomores from all over Lincoln Parish came to the Ruston Civic Center Wednesday and Thursday to learn how to keep within budget boundaries. The United Way teamed up with Cedar Creek, Bethel,...
04/18/2014
Every few months residents of Lincoln Parish have the opportunity to expand their knowledge and with the latest edition of Living Well that same idea continues. Set to come out in Sunday’s edition of...
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04/18/2014
The Village of Choudrant will hold its Annual Easter in the Village event beginning at 10 a.m. Saturday. Egg hunts will be held for ages 3 and under, 4 through 5 and not in school, grades...
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04/18/2014
Whether it’s hearing a new tale or creating something with their little hands, the Lincoln Parish Library has something for all children on Thursday afternoons in the children’s section of the...
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04/17/2014
The Ruston-Lincoln Chamber of Commerce Business of the Year award will be presented to Ruston Florist and Boutique, owned by Dennis and Debbie Allen.