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Ruston residents have the opportunity to show their support for local law enforcement agencies and each other during an All Lives Matter rally set for 6:30 p.m. July 31 at the Lincoln Parish Library Events Center. The rally is sponsored by the city of Ruston and is the idea of District 2 Alderwoman Angela Mayfield and Shonta Kelly. “It started just looking at Facebook and the various things that are going on in country, the killings and things that are senseless,” Kelly said. She said she doesn’t want the violence to spread to Ruston and believes the way to keep that from happening is for...

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07/23/2016
Ruston residents have the opportunity to show their support for local law enforcement agencies and each other during an All Lives Matter rally set for 6:30 p.m. July 31 at the Lincoln Parish Library...
07/23/2016
In an attempt to bring the Choudrant community together, Ann and Ricky Houck, will host a Prayer Rally beginning at 6:30 p.m. Monday at Anchor Tabernacle, located at 3836 Elm Street in Choudrant. “It...
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07/23/2016
You’ll have to forgive Ruston’s Scott Pumphrey for feeling on top of the world right now, but that’s because he’s been close to just that in recent weeks. The son of Norm and Anita Pumphrey, he...
07/23/2016
Ruston Police Chief Steve Rogers moves from behind his desk and picks up an inch-thick stack of mail. “I want to show you something,” he said, setting the pile of envelopes and loose letters in front...
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07/23/2016
Alexandra Gulino, of Shreveport, center is crowned Miss Dixie Gem Peach 2017 by Miss Dixie Gem Peach Outstanding Teen 2017 Gracie Reichman, left, and 2016 Miss Dixie Gem Peach Anna Blake, right...
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07/23/2016
The Journey of Hope, a cross country community service project, recently rode through Ruston. The group has been riding every summer for the past nine summers from Los Angeles, California, to...
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07/22/2016
A six-month investigation by an area law enforcement agency aided by the Lincoln Parish Sheriff’s Office has led to the arrest of a Lincoln Parish couple on multiple drug charges. Scott Kalanquin, 32...
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07/22/2016
Long-time Ruston businessman William Sanders “Bill” Baskin is being remembered today as a one-of-a-kind individual who was compassionate, engaged in his community and enjoyed visiting with friends. “...
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07/22/2016
Ruston Mayor Ronny Walker, left, and District 2 Alderwoman Angela Mayfield, right, stand by a sign on Martin Luther King Drive marking the start of the first Moving Ruston Forward road project....
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07/22/2016
The city of Grambling recently sponsored a community basketball camp beginning an initiative to get community children active during the summer. Cornelius Dunaway, a local basketball instructor, has...