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Friday, October 20, 2017 - 12:00pm
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Judi Null, Ruston Artisans gallery director, looks over the first exhibit to open in the new space — ‘Wildlife and My Life.’ The exhibit is a look at Box Leangsuksun’s work from his experiences through nature photography around the world. The exhibit opened Thursday after a ribbon cutting for the new gallery.

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09/27/2017
Early voting for the Oct. 14 statewide primary election begins Saturday at the parish registrar of voters’ office and continues through Oct. 7. The registrar’s office is located on the ground floor...
09/27/2017
A record number of 101 community partners will participate in this year’s Adopt-A-School partnership — more than doubling the program’s totals since its inception 10 years ago. That was the word from...
09/26/2017
GRAMBLING — Six local citizens and two banks will be honored at the Greater Grambling Chamber of Commerce Annual Community Contributions Banquet on Oct. 12 at the Ruston Civic Center. The evening...
09/26/2017
The School of Design of Louisiana Tech University will host the fifth annual “This Printmaking Thing We Are Doing: An Undergraduate Printmaking Symposium” from Oct. 11 through Oct. 13 at the F. Jay...
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09/25/2017
In 1967, Mayor William “Ikey” Sanderson traveled back from Shreveport with the first Choudrant fire truck. The purchase would make the beginning of the Choudrant Volunteer Fire Department and...
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09/25/2017
Three Ruston High School teachers and four graduates have been named the RHS Alumni Association’s 2017 Achievement Award recipients. This year’s distinguished educator winners are current RHS...
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09/23/2017
Retiring 3rd Judicial District Court Judge Cynthia Woodard said she will take the time to figure out what her plans are now that she will be stepping down in early 2018. “I will still have a presence...
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09/23/2017
Super Doodie, right, driven by Anji Bryan, takes the lead in a heat against Choudrant Fire during Saturday’s National Outhouse Races in Choudrant. Super Doodie also defeated Choudrant Fire in the...
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09/23/2017
A Ruston High School junior earned a 36 ACT composite score — the highest possible. Davis Glen Ellis, 16, is one of, on average, less than one-tenth of 1 percent of students who take the ACT to earn...
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09/23/2017
Eli Beech, 4, of Ruston, reaches to paint on the mural being done on the wall of a Interstate-20 underpass. About 100 local residents turned out Saturday for a community paint day. The mural, one of...