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The Lincoln Parish Sheriff’s Office is asking the publics’ help in locating two Ruston area men wanted in connection with a recent string of vehicle burglaries in the Choudrant area. Hadrekus Bailey and Charlston Davis are wanted on a combined eight felony counts, Major Stephen Williams, LPSO’s criminal division commander and public information officer, said Friday. The pair faces six count of vehicle burglary, one count of possession of a stolen firearm and one count of possession of a firearm by a convicted felon. Anyone knowing the whereabouts of Bailey and Davis are asked to call the...

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10/02/2017
The Appalachian Trail is the longest hiking-only footpath in the world, ranging from Georgia to Maine. It covers 14 states and is 2,190 miles long. Experienced hikers take years to plan their trip...
10/02/2017
A production equipment breakdown late Saturday night caused our Sunday edition not to be able to go to press until approximately 10:30 a.m. Sunday. The papers were delivered Sunday afternoon. We...
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10/02/2017
Three Ruston High School teachers and four graduates were named the RHS Alumni Association’s 2017 Achievement Award recipients during a luncheon Friday. Recipients included the late administrator...
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10/02/2017
Ruston Mayor Ronny Walker was a recent speaker at the Tuesday noon meeting of the Ruston Lions Club.  The mayor told the group of the many initiatives and projects which are ongoing within Ruston,...
10/02/2017
The city of Ruston stands to gain an estimated $1 million annually in new property and sales tax revenue if the Board of Alderman and an out-of-state developer continue to progress toward the city’s...
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10/02/2017
Louisiana Tech University gained a new honorary faculty member Friday afternoon — Leon Eric “Kix” Brooks. The country music artist, actor and film producer, best known for being one half of the duo...
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10/02/2017
Top: Lisa McPherson, left, sells some of her sister’s, Myrtle McPherson, jewelry during the Chicken Festival Saturday. Bottom Left: Crows gathers for the popular chicken eating contest at the annual...
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10/02/2017
The Ruston-Lincoln Chamber of Commerce held a ribbon cutting ceremony to celebrate the opening of Southern Skin City Medical Spa’s Ruston location. The spa offers Botox, Juvederm, Kybella, Radio...
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10/02/2017
The Ruston-Lincoln Chamber of Commerce held a ribbon cutting ceremony to celebrate the opening of Aramark at Louisiana Tech University’s Tech Table. The newly renovated, all-inclusive dining facility...
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10/02/2017
Ribbon-cutting ceremonies were held Sept. 27 for Ruston Regional Specialty Hospital, located at 1401 Ezell St. The long-term acute care hospital that was once LifeCare Specialty Hospital of North...