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For nearly four years now, I have been writing columns about the Domestic Abuse Resistance Team for the Ruston Daily Leader. I have covered educational topics, such as stalking, dating violence and elder abuse. I have also written about events occurring in our community, such as the Christmas Angel project, our annual Radiothon, our Candlelight Vigils and our annual Collaboration is the Key training event. Almost every event I have ever written about has occurred in Lincoln Parish. Yet DART serves seven parishes, with an office and a rural advocate in each. These offices were created...

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03/23/2015
This is M.J. from 4 Paws Rescue who is looking for her “furever” home. She is a German Shepherd mix who loves to run and play. M.J. is great with other dogs, people and children. She is also very...
03/23/2015
Louisiana Tech University’s Waggonner Center for Civic Engagement and Public Policy will host a public debate titled, “Consumer of Citizen: How Do You Choose When You Vote?,” at 10 a.m. March 26 in...
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03/21/2015
“One Day” (Author: J. Wilbur Chapman) Living, He loved me; dying, He saved me; Buried, He carried My sins far away; Rising He justified freely forever: One day He’s coming — O glorious day!
03/21/2015
Area residents have an opportunity to Keep the Arts Afloat for the coming year, plus the chance to win $5,000 and more. The North Central Louisiana Arts Council is pleased to announce this annual...
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03/20/2015
Lake Claiborne State Park is hosting the Claiborne Dutch Oven Cookers 2nd Annual Kids Cast Iron (3-Pot) Cook-off and Potluck Supper on March 28, and is open to the public. Registration starts at 8 a...
03/18/2015
WASHINGTON, D.C.—Kids in Louisiana will stand up to Big Tobacco today and the days before and after as they join thousands of young people nationwide for the 20th annual Kick Butts Day. More than 1,...
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03/18/2015
Ruston Church of Christ is holding Ladies’ Day at church, located at 2300 W. Woodward Ave., on Saturday. Registration and refreshments will be between 9-9:30 a.m.  Those interested can pre-register  ...
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03/17/2015
With food costs on the rise, people are being told to shop in season to get the best prices on produce.   They are also being told to eat in season for best flavor.  Kristine Stone, a stay-at-home...
03/17/2015
Louisiana Tech University will host Dr. Robert Clarke, dean for research at Georgetown University Medical Center in Washington, D.C., as the featured speaker for the fifth installment of its New...
03/16/2015
the Presbyterian Church of Ruston in the Old Fellowship Hall. Ruth Walpole greeted members who were served delicious coconut cake. Margie Hearn’s background piano music was beautiful and gave a...