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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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04/29/2017
Above, Ruston High School alumni, from left, Sammy White, class of 1957; Ernest Lee Young, class of 1957; Jane Shell, class of 1956; and Della Ann Grafton, class of 1956; reminisce about their days...
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04/29/2017
The Ruston-Lincoln Chamber of Commerce held a ribbon cutting ceremony for the grand opening of Courtyard Marriott of Ruston on April 10. See photos on Facebook.com/RustonChamber. The Courtyard is...
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04/29/2017
The Ruston-Lincoln Chamber of Commerce held a ribbon cutting ceremony at the Chamber office for Riverport Creative Group on April 4. Riverport Creative Group is a full-service creative firm that...
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04/29/2017
Third grade news Spring is here and the countdown is on for LEAP. In science, they are learning about our solar system. In math, they are collecting and organizing data. They are finishing up our...
04/29/2017
The Ruston chapter of the National Alliance on Mental Illness, in partnership with the Northeast Delta Human Services Authority, will host a Law Enforcement Mental Health Symposium beginning at 9 a.m...
04/28/2017
Lincoln Parish voters will head to the polls Saturday to cast their ballot on three parishwide tax renewals that generate more then $8 million over a 10-year period for public schools. Polls are open...
04/28/2017
Marc Morial, president of the National Urban League and former New Orleans mayor, will deliver Grambling State University’s spring 2017 commencement address on May 12. The graduation is scheduled for...
04/28/2017
Ruston Police have obtained arrest warrants charging two men with attempted second-degree murder in connection Tuesday night’s shooting at Edgewood Square Apartments. Tyrone L. Singleton, 34, of 1221...
04/28/2017
Grambling State University President Rick Gallot told the University of Louisiana System Board of Supervisors that the existing campus library has outlived its usefulness and GSU students deserve...
04/27/2017
BATON ROUGE — Grambling State University’s effort to start a new undergraduate nursing program got a boost Wednesday when the Louisiana Board of Regents endorsed a letter of intent in support of a...