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Friday, February 24, 2017 - 12:08pm
Ruston police are asking for the public’s help in locating a man who may be impersonating a police officer. Police received a complaint Wednesday from a citizen reporting they had been stopped early Tuesday afternoon on Celebrity Drive by a black male identifying himself as a police officer. The man approached the citizen’s vehicle stating the citizen had been speeding, Deputy Police Chief Clint Williams said in a statement issued Thursday. “The citizen produced their driver’s license, registration and insurance as requested,” Williams said. “The person identifying himself as an officer...

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01/29/2017
“Better together” applies to many ventures and it is certainly true when considering higher education institutions and their abilities to serve students, employers, and the region. Louisiana Delta...
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01/29/2017
Sonja Burris knows what it’s like to own a small business. That’s why she tries to attend every ribbon cutting, groundbreaking, networking event or other opportunity through which she can show...
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01/27/2017
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01/27/2017
The city of Grambling is asking the community to help one of its own families. Four-month-old André Sanford III was born on Sept. 27 with Amniotic Band Syndrome, which occurs when the unborn baby...
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01/26/2017
Grambling State University will celebrate its Historically Black Colleges and Universities National Championship football team with a day of fanfare and fun. The HBCU National Championship Parade for...
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01/25/2017
A Simsboro man is in the Lincoln Parish Detention Center today charged with the burglary of the Simsboro Baptist Church Youth Center and investigators said more arrests are likely. Sheriff’s Deputies...
01/25/2017
One of Astra Watts’ dreams is becoming a reality. Watts, Miss Grambling State University, will be one of ten campus queens from historically black colleges and universities to be featured in Ebony,...
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01/25/2017
A 32-year-old Ruston man faces attempted aggravated rape, home invasion and sexual battery charges stemming from an incident that reportedly occurred Tuesday morning at North Village Trailer Park on...
01/24/2017
At 6 p.m. Thursday, Louisiana Tech University will open the Louisiana Biennial — the School of Design’s fourth national juried exhibition in the F. Jay Taylor Visual Arts Center on Tech campus. This...
01/24/2017
The Lincoln Parish Park mountain bike trail is featured in the “Louisiana Outdoor Guide” that’s part of February/March issue of “Gun & Garden Magazine.” The single-page advertorial is part of a...