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Friday, April 19, 2019 - 4:23pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Taylor Swift, TV journalist Gayle King and soccer star Mohamed Salah are among the six famous faces featured on the covers of Time magazine’s annual “100 Most Influential People in the World” issue. The other cover stars also included House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and actors Sandra Oh and Dwayne Johnson. Fellow Democrat Hillary Clinton wrote Pelosi “is living proof that when it comes to getting the job done, more often than not, it takes a woman.”

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04/18/2019
Beverly Jackson is two weeks into her retirement from Louisiana Tech University. But she doesn’t plan on slowing down just yet. Jackson is among the first group of Ruston residents to express...
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04/18/2019
The city of Ruston appears to have no shortage of outstanding young people. That was shown at the Miss Louisiana’s Outstanding Teen pageant held in Monroe on April 7 as Ruston claimed the top two...
04/18/2019
Louisiana Tech University was one of the top 300 institutions globally and top 27 institutions in the United States named to the Times Higher Education (THE) 2019 University Impact Rankings. In...
04/18/2019
NEW YORK (AP) — Electric scooters are overtaking station-based bicycles as the most popular form of shared transportation outside transit and cars in the U.S. Riders took 38.5 million trips on shared...
04/17/2019
Springtime in north Louisiana often brings floods of pine pollen and thunderstorms. Late tonight into early Thursday, it’s the wet variety Lincoln Parish might once again be facing. The National...
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04/17/2019
At long last, Ruston has a ridesharing service to assist the community. The ridesharing service EZ Rydr has started service in the city of Ruston and Grambling and is looking to expand its geofence...
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04/17/2019
For the fifth year in a row, a Lincoln Parish student has taken first place at the state “You Be The Chemist Challenge” in Baton Rouge. Ruston Junior High School eighth grader Joshua Thorson placed...
04/17/2019
Don’t know what to do with your old laptop? Or maybe the stereo that doesn’t work anymore? The city of Ruston can help you. For the third consecutive year, the city is teaming up with the nonprofit...
04/17/2019
DUBACH — As it worked through a full town hall agenda Monday, the Dubach Town Council paved the way for several key decisions to potentially be made at next month’s meeting, including two involving...
04/17/2019
DUBACH — Another decision the Dubach Town Council could make next month after discussion in Monday’s town hall meeting is on how best to pay for the remainder of the smart water meters the town began...