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Friday, September 30, 2016 - 12:01pm
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Oct. 8 is the Ruston Makers Fair. Organized by Joshua Mitchell, this year’s event will be held at Ruston’s Historic Fire Station — inside, outside and in the parking lot. Ruston Makers Fair is a great time for the community to come out and see all of our region’s talented artists and makers. “You really can’t beat good music, food and creativity,” Mitchell said. Come enjoy live music by Bethany Raybourn, food trucks including Tacos the Guero and Tribe’s BBQ, a photo booth by The Selfie Stop, Fine Line Supply’s Mini Maker’s craft tent, Camp Gladiator’s fitness demo, plus over 60 unique...

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09/04/2015
The Lincoln Parish Fire Department recently received an unexpected donation from Spectra Energy in support of public safety. Fire Chief Kevin Reynolds, left, is pictured with a representative from...
09/04/2015
Louisiana Tech University has announced the names of students on its summer quarter President’s and Dean’s honor lists. Students whose names are followed by an asterisk earned recognition as members...
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09/04/2015
Life Choices of North Central Louisiana will celebrate 20 years of service to Ruston this fall. The non-profit agency has a mostly volunteer staff and has provided more than 32,000 documented...
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09/02/2015
New Tech @ Ruston staff and community partners recently represented Lincoln Parish and Louisiana at the New Tech Annual Conference held in Chicago. NT@R Teacher Advocate Tara Raue, English teacher...
09/02/2015
STAT Home Health, part of the Carpenter Health Network, has promoted Krista Garris, RN, to regional executive director of its Ruston and Monroe service areas. She has served the offices since 1993.
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09/02/2015
The recent Rustony awards recognized locals who had participated in Ruston Community Theatre productions in the 2014-15 season. Above are youth who participated in the “Bye Bye Birdie,” and below are...
09/01/2015
Grambling State University and alumni continue to raise money for the university through the “I’m a G 10 for $10 Challenge,” which has been extended through the Bayou Classic weekend. GSU Foundation...
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08/29/2015
I cannot believe I will be leaving Churchill Estates at the end of September. Now that the end of my time here is getting short, I am beginning to feel sad about it. This week I left The Villages...
08/29/2015
Louisiana Tech University’s spring quarter commencement exercises were held August 20, with diplomas awarded to 286 graduates. Commencement officially marked the close of the summer quarter at Tech....
08/29/2015
Sept. 13 will mark Law Enforcement and Firefighter Appreciation Day at Sci-Port; members of the departments and their families will receive free admission to the science center as well as discounted...