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Thursday, February 22, 2018 - 12:02pm
Members of the Lincoln Parish Library Board of Control unanimously voted Wednesday to set April 10 as a “Fine Free Day.” “We have not had a ‘Fine Free Day’ in a long time,” Vivian McCain, library director, said. “I would like to ask you all if we could have ... that day as a celebration of National Library Week.” McCain said the library usually gets a good response from the public for eliminating the fines. “We usually get a lot of materials back that are out there,” she said. “If they have a lost item or a damaged item, we still charge for those. The overdue fines will be waived that day.”...

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07/02/2014
Louisiana Tech University’s football program recently hosted a car wash to raise money for the Boys and Girls Club of North Central Louisiana. The losers of the 2014 T-Day spring game were selected...
07/02/2014
A Ruston man has been arrested by the Ruston Police Department on burglary related charges. Clint Williams, RPD public information officer, said they were contacted regarding the burglary of a...
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07/01/2014
An Arcadia woman was pronounced dead at the scene of a three vehicle collision occurring on Monday at the intersection of Louisiana Highway 33 and Louisiana Highway 821. Louisiana State Police, along...
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07/01/2014
Ira Taylor sits at his cluttered dining room table studying the directions for his latest project, a balsa wood model of an old bi-plane. The struts, he says, need to be redone. Taylor, 89, of Ruston...
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07/01/2014
Sitting outside enjoying cool summer breezes is a favorite pastime of many North Louisiana residents. Swatting mosquitoes, however, is a constant battle when enjoying the great outdoors during summer...
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06/30/2014
Top: Leader photo by KAYLA FRITH- Hundreds gathered on Saturday morning to watch babies hit the mat and crawl their way to the finish line. The Diaper Derby, sponsored by Barnes Portraiture, is one...
06/30/2014
The regular Lincoln Parish School Board meeting will begin at 6 p.m. Tuesday with several items up for discussion, including the adoption of participation in a lawsuit against the state.
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06/30/2014
A Dubach couple was arrested Friday morning and charged with possession of schedule II methamphetamine with intent to distribute and possession of drug paraphernalia according to the Lincoln Parish...
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06/30/2014
Professor Guillermo Badenes, head of the International Relations Office at the National University of Cordoba (UNC) in Argentina, recently visited Louisiana Tech University and brought with him a...
06/28/2014
Even though candidate qualifying for the Nov. 4 primary is still almost six weeks away, voter interest in the election is ramping up, Lincoln Parish Registrar of Voters Dianna Stone said. “More...