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The long-awaited Tarbutton Road project should be a step closer to going out for bids today. Ruston’s Board of Aldermen on Monday approved what officials hope is the final supplemental agreement with the state Department of Transportation and Development involving the project. Mayor Ronny Walker signed an agreement Monday evening and sent it overnight to DOTD administrators in Baton Rouge. “This agreement designates what part of the roadway around the junior high school is the state’s, is the city’s and is the parish’s,” Walker said. Tarbutton Road runs in front of Ruston Junior High School...

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04/09/2016
Registration for the 2016-17 school year for students in grades kindergarten through 12th will begin May 2. All new students — except pre-kindergarten — need to be registered between 7:30 a.m.-4 p.m...
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04/09/2016
Cindy Gordon, Entergy Customer Service Manager, center, stopped by the Lincoln ACHIEVE office to present a check for $1000 to Keep Lincoln Parish Beautiful Coordinator Lindsay Gouedy, left, and...
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04/09/2016
Ruston High School Senior Collin King, centered, was recognized during the April Lincoln Parish School Board meeting Tuesday. Pictured with Collin are RHS Principal Ricky Durrett, left, and Lincoln...
04/09/2016
Glenwood Regional Medical Center and Ochsner Health System recently announced the formation of a long-term partnership focused on increasing local access to specialty care, expanding Telemedicine...
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04/08/2016
Louisiana Tech University head coach Tyler Summitt has resigned from the Lady Techsters basketball program, admitting in a statement that he had engaged “in a relationship that has negatively...
04/08/2016
Ruston voters go to the polls Saturday to decide whether to increase city sales tax by three-quarters of a cent with the proceeds dedicated to infrastructure maintenance and improvements. Polls are...
04/08/2016
Beginning at 8 a.m. Saturday, The Boys and Girls Club of North Central Louisiana will be hosting Pro Day, a non-contact football camp at the Louisiana Tech University practice field, for all area...
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04/08/2016
The Junior Auxiliary of Ruston’s annual Dinner and a Movie will be center stage Saturday. As part of a service project for the organization, JA Vice President Summer Hammons said the event has been...
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04/07/2016
Louisiana Tech head coach Tyler Summitt resigned as head coach of the Lady Techsters basketball program, admitting in a statement that he had engaged "in a relationship that has negatively affected...
04/07/2016
Community members will have a chance to attend a fundraiser for the Pine Hill Advocacy Center. Dine in the Pines will take place from 6-9 p.m. April 16 on Park Avenue to benefit the nonprofit...