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More charges have been added to list of those faced by two adults and one juvenile in reference to a recent rash of vehicle burglaries in the parish. Jamario Montreal Smith, 18, of 500 South Barnett Springs Road, in Ruston, now faces 22 counts of burglary, while Emerion Holland, 17, of 141 Bennett Rd., in Grambling, now faces seven counts of burglary. Parish sheriff’s deputies arrested Smith, Holland and three juveniles on Tuesday. One of the juveniles is also now charged with 22 counts of burglary. The vehicle burglaries for which the new charges were filed occurred in the Creek’s Edge...

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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...
05/01/2017
He was Dr. Craig Wesleyon “Days of Our Lives” and a prominent actor on Broadway, and now local residents can see Kevin Spirtas singing Broadway greats live at 6 p.m. Tuesday at the Lincoln Parish...
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05/01/2017
The Lincoln Parish School Board Executive Committee on Tuesday will consideration recommending a renewal of schools Superintendent Mike Milstead’s contract for three and a half years and increasing...