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YEA! is a program that takes students between the ages of 11-18 through the process of starting and launching a real business or social movement over the course of an academic year. By the end of the class, students own and operate fully-formed and functioning businesses, which may be carried on after their graduation from the program. YEA! aims to teach students at an early age how to make a job, not just take a job. “We are so thrilled and currently preparing for year two of #YEALincoln,” said Judy Copeland, Ruston-Lincoln Chamber of Commerce president. “It was incredible to watch the...

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11/21/2014
Ruston Community Theatre’s next production is To Kill A Mockingbird, adapted as a play by Christopher Sergel from Harper Lee’s Pulitzer Prize winning novel “To Kill a Mockingbird.” The town of...
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11/21/2014
Dr. Ralph Abraham, right, addressed the North Central Louisiana TEA Party at their November meeting held on Monday night at the Ruston Country Club.  Abraham is in a run-off with Mayor Jamie Mayo...
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11/20/2014
The Louisiana Tech University Women’s Softball Team helped the Domestic Abuse Resistance Team recently by applying a fresh coat of paint to the life-sized silhouettes, which stood in front of The...
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11/19/2014
Under a clear blue, November sky an American flag was raised on Nov. 6, at Ruston High School in memory of Ruston’s fallen Navy hero, Petty Officer 1st Class J.P. Fitzmorris. The J.P. Fitzmorris...
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11/18/2014
Don Kaczvinsky, dean of Louisiana Tech University’s College of Liberal Arts and George E. Pankey Eminent Scholar in English, was an invited guest speaker at “Reading Graham Swift: International...
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11/18/2014
Greg Goff, head baseball coach at Louisiana Tech University, was a recent speaker at the Ruston Lions Club. During his presentation, Coach Goff mentioned that Nov. 12, was the early signing day and...
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11/18/2014
Claiborne Dutch Oven Cookers and Lake Claiborne State Park are presenting “Gobble Till Ya Wobble — Family Fun Day” from 9 a.m.- 8 p.m. Saturday. From 9 a.m.–1:30 p.m. there will be Dutch oven...
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11/17/2014
Cissy is the daughter of a Yellow Lab and a Black Mouth Cur, and is a sweet baby. Cissy is about 12 weeks old. She is still being house-trained, but volunteers say she is progressing well. She loves...
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11/17/2014
Tony Scalia, pictured above with the kitten, and John Price of the Lincoln Parish Fire Department were dispatched to a horse farm owned by Merrill O’Neal on Rodeo Road on Nov 11. A kitten had become...
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11/14/2014
NCLAC is pleased to present its 17th annual Holiday Arts Tour Nov. 20-23 in downtown Ruston. The Holiday Arts Tour is “all about the arts,” with music, visual artists, writers, dance and theatre....