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The director of a Ruston animal rescue agency is free on bond after being arrested Saturday following an incident involving her former daughter in law. Suellyn Martin, 69, of 908 Pea Ridge Road, was charged with unauthorized entry of an inhabited dwelling and simple battery. Martin is the director of and one of the founders of 4 Paws Rescue. According to the arrest report, Martin forced her way into her ex-daughter-in-law’s residence, and after exchanging words with her, slapped her once and attempted to do so again. During subsequent questioning by sheriff’s deputies, Martin admitted to the...

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10/19/2017
Head Start officials are meeting today with Lincoln Parish school system administrators to talk about possible options for housing students displaced by a Tuesday morning fire that destroyed the Head...
10/19/2017
Eight Lincoln Parish high school seniors have been chosen to participate in Bank of Ruston’s “365 to Rich Shadow Day” on Oct. 25 -26. The students are Joseph Bailey, Cedar Creek; Christall Bates,...
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10/19/2017
Upcoming October Events: • Proceeds from teacher donations and concessions will be donated to “Wiggin’ Out” for Breast Cancer Awareness Month • Red Ribbon Week will be celebrated Oct. 23-27.
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10/18/2017
With a passion for art, and a heart for community, Ruston Artisans was established to support the many accomplished artists and artisans in the area. “We know amazing artists and many have asked us...
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10/17/2017
It is interesting to get an intimate look into the life of a country music star, but it is even more satisfying to have local talent sharing the same love, and at 6:30 tonight, residents will get to...
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10/17/2017
State and local fire investigators are continuing their efforts to determine what caused a blaze that destroyed the Paul E. Slaton Head Start Center this morning. The building, located at 1400...
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10/17/2017
The Leadership Lincoln XXXI October “Heath Care and Social Services Day” was sponsored by Northern Louisiana Medical Center. The day included visits with Christian Community Action, Life Choices of...
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10/16/2017
Beginning on Tuesday, the Grambling State University Theatre will present “Flyin’ West,” by Pearl Cleage in the Recital Hall, located in the Conrad Hutchinson Performing Arts Center. “Fleeing the...
10/16/2017
Louisiana Tech University’s Master of Science in Engineering and Technology Management program has earned the University accolades, both as one of the most affordable online degree programs in the...
10/16/2017
In the past two weeks, the people of Lincoln Parish were asked to help Governor Jon Bel Edward fulfill his promise to the mayor of Puerto Rico for aid. They did not disappoint. “I can’t say enough...