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Saturday, May 27, 2017 - 10:58pm
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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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05/01/2017
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...
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04/29/2017
About 150 people, chanting and carrying signs expressing concern for the Earth, marched from the Lincoln Parish Courthouse to Railroad Park and back Saturday as part of a local rally protesting an...
04/29/2017
Ruston’s Board of Aldermen will be asked on Monday to buy what’s expected to be the last four pieces of property that will make up city’s new sports complex. Purchase of the land is among the items...
04/29/2017
Lincoln Parish voters said “yes” Saturday to three property tax renewals for local public schools. Complete but unofficial returns show each of the renewals passed with more than 70 percent of the...
04/29/2017
Area residents have the opportunity to be part of what’s being billed as the “greatest parade Ruston has even seen” next Sunday when a television film crew comes to town. The Los Angeles-based crew...
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04/29/2017
Cedar Creek captured its second state championship over the past four seasons Saturday as the Lady Cougars held off a Vermilion Catholic rally in a lightning-delayed seventh inning to take a 5-3 win...
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04/29/2017
Lincoln Parish citizens joined together for the second annual Dine in the Pines event Saturday. The annual fundraiser benefits Piney Woods Advocacy Center, an organization that works with sexually...
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04/29/2017
Top photo: From left, Patricia Copeland, Diny May Ellis and Kathy Tait hold handmade signs urging care for the Earth, as they listen to speakers during Saturday’s rally. Bottom left: Johnny Armstrong...
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04/29/2017
Top photo, Evan Goree, 18, displays his Buddy Ball trophy and the game ball he received after hammering a home run out of the park during Saturday’s final game of the season. With him are his coaches...