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Friday, December 9, 2016 - 12:34pm
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Leader photo by T. SCOTT BOATRIGHT - More than 70 units, including marching bands, cheerleaders, sports teams, local festival queens, church groups, businesses and Santa Claus participated in the annual Ruston Christmas Parade Thursday. Among the units was this float from LifeChurchLA. The parade rolled through downtown Ruston before ending at Louisiana Tech’s Joe Aillet Stadium.

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11/10/2016
The fall season has been busy for the students at Trinity Preschool. Not only have they discussed all of the changes that fall brings, but also the importance of fire safety and the awesome job that...
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11/10/2016
We had a tremendous October; our children loved the Trike-A-Thon and going to the pumpkin patch. The days have gotten a little cooler so we have been able to stay outside a little longer — that’s...
11/09/2016
State Treasurer John Kennedy was the top choice for Lincoln Parish voters. Complete but unofficial returns show Kennedy, a Republican, polled 23 percent of the local vote. Fourth District Congressman...
11/09/2016
Several residents will see at least a portion of their roads resurfaced or gain new culverts as the Lincoln Parish Police Jury approved the Capital Improvement Plan for 2017-19 during their regular...
11/09/2016
The residents of Simsboro voted down a proposed 1.25 percent sales tax. With 305 citizens voting on the tax, it lost 58 percent to 42 percent. There were 128 votes for and 177 against the sales tax...
11/09/2016
Lincoln Parish voters mirrored the state and nation in voting for Donald Trump as their next president. Complete but unofficial returns show that Trump, a Republican, won 57 percent of the vote to...
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11/08/2016
Voters began lining up early today at polling places across Lincoln Parish like this precinct at Ruston’s Hillcrest Elementary School. Polls are open until 8 p.m. Voters must bring photo ID. For...
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11/08/2016
The Village of Choudrant was presented with a new fire engine during the regular meeting of the Choudrant City Council Tuesday evening. Volunteer Fire Department Captain Jimmy Knox announced the new...
11/08/2016
Louisiana Tech University’s Alumni Association, in conjunction with the university’s Student Government Association and various student organizations, academic colleges, athletics department and...
11/08/2016
Ruston’s Board of Aldermen has taken the first step toward what could be up to $34 million in transportation projects located generally along Interstate 20 and for which the city will pay nothing....