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One will travel the seas, one will “fly high” just as his brother before him and one will battle on the field. Lincoln Parish trio and best friends Henry Futch, Dan Lindsey and Nicholas Slusher answered the call of their country and will attend the United States Naval Academy at Annapolis, Maryland; the Air Force Academy at Colorado Springs, Colorado; and the U.S. Military Academy at West Point, New York, respectively. “It’s a dream come true,” said Futch, a new Cedar Creek School alum. “There’s a little bit of rivalry between us, but we’re all proud of one another.” Futch, an Arcadia native...

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05/04/2017
Lincoln Parish children ages 2 through middle school have the opportunity to learn the fundamentals of running coordinated by a former Louisiana Tech University track and field athlete. The nonprofit...
05/04/2017
The Ruston High School Bearcat Motorsports team placed fifth out of 26 with their Urban Concept vehicle and 25th out of 56 in the Prototype vehicle at the recent 2017 Shell Eco Marathon Americans...
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05/04/2017
Cotton Country Open Horse Show Association’s second show of the 2017 season was held April 22-23, at the Northeast Louisiana Exhibition Center in Ruston. Competitors and members ranging from Houston...
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05/03/2017
Schools Superintendent Mike Milstead received a $10,000 salary increase and three and a half year contract renewal effective July 1 at the Lincoln Parish School Board meeting Tuesday. The unanimous...
05/03/2017
Thirteen Lincoln Parish at-risk middle schoolers graduated from Teach One to Lead One’s inaugural progam on Tuesday. Teach One to Lead One took these students through a 14-week schedule teaching...
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05/03/2017
Kent Hogan, left, stirs a pot of gumbo at a recent gather of the D’Arbonne Cookers at Lake D’Arbonne State Park. More 200 groups preparing food are expected at the park May 4-6 for the Louisiana...
05/02/2017
The Simsboro Town Council tabled a resolution that would abolish the night policeman position Monday night. Simsboro Mayor Sybil Smalling-Foster said abolishing the position would save money, and is...
05/02/2017
FARMERVILLE — A Farmerville police officer has been arrested and accused of trying to run his estranged wife’s car off the road and then resisting arrest when two Union Parish sheriff’s deputies...
05/02/2017
It took Ruston’s Board of Aldermen less than 15 minutes Monday night to buy four pieces of property for the city’s new sports complex, agree to overlay a short strip of a parish road that’s inside...
05/01/2017
Ruston residents will have the opportunity to ask questions of local law enforcement leaders Thursday during a concerned citizens’ forum sponsored by city Alderwoman Angela Mayfield. The event begins...