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Wednesday, July 26, 2017 - 11:28am
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FARMERVILLE — The employment future of a man hired as a policeman by the Bernice Board of Aldermen ended before he started work with his arrest on domestic violence charges. At its meeting July 11,
the board was asked considered hiring three full-time
officers. A report published
following the meeting stated that Chief Ricky Albritton and assistant chief
Justin Yruegas are the only
full-time employees. The
names of three potential 
new full-time employees
were submitted for the board to consider and one — Darin Owen — was approved. Court records by the Lincoln Parish Sheriff’s Office shows...

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07/26/2017
FARMERVILLE — The employment future of a man hired as a policeman by the Bernice Board of Aldermen ended before he started work with his arrest on domestic violence charges. At its meeting July 11,
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07/26/2017
The Dixie Center for the Arts has joined in the fight to raise funds for a new hall for VFW Parnell Burt Post 3615 by sponsoring a benefit concert from 6-9 a.m. Saturday. After 80 years of service...
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07/26/2017
Louisiana Tech University’s College of Engineering and Science has announced that Haley Dishman, a mechanical engineering student, has received a Tau Beta Pi Engineering Honor Society Stabile...
07/25/2017
With summer almost over, and school just around the corner, the Domestic Abuse Resistance Team and The Well Ministries have come together to help families in need with school supplies.
07/25/2017
The city of Ruston wants to hear from its citizens. The city has a new 19-question online public opinion survey seeking input on city services, downtown, active transportation and recycling. The...
07/24/2017
FARMERVILLE — A Monroe man was killed Sunday when the single-engine aircraft he was piloting crashed into Lake D’Arbonne. Union Parish Sheriff Dusty Gates said the Federal Aviation Administration...
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07/24/2017
Most residents who drive by the Lincoln Parish Detention Center don’t take a second glance at the large garden in the front of the compound, but that produce saves thousands of tax dollars each year...
07/24/2017
The Ruston Cultural District Board announced this morning the artists who will be a part of the Bulldog Project.
07/22/2017
A lack of attendance caused by Tropical Depression Cindy and a last-minute decision to reduce admission prices are the reasons the Ruston-Lincoln Chamber of Commerce losing money on the 2017...
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07/22/2017
In 1953, Billy Ray Pesnell was selected to serve as the Future Farmers of America state president — 64 years later, it’s Isabel Oakley’s turn. While Pesnell, now a Shreveport attorney, doesn’t...