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Tuesday, July 26, 2016 - 10:35am
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Ruston High School students will need to attend the annual RHS Prep Week to prepare for the upcoming school year. Ricky Durrett, RHS principal, said RHS Prep Week will take place from 8:30-11 a.m. Monday for seniors, Tuesday for juniors, Aug. 3 for sophomores and Aug. 4 for freshmen. All students will have to pay a $20 homeroom fee while seniors will have to pay an additional $10 graduation fee. In total, seniors must bring $30 on their Prep Week day. “The process is only 20-30 minutes long, but it is important for students to come,” Durrett said. Underclassmen who do not attend Prep Week...

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06/25/2016
Top photo: Brandon Foret, left, lead singer of The Chee-Weez, performs to a crowd of more than 500 Louisiana Peach Festival 2016 festival goers Friday at Railroad Park. The New Orleans based five-...
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06/25/2016
Top Left: Leader photo by T. SCOTT BOATRIGHT John Belton, Third District Attorney, throws candy during the annual Louisiana Peach Festival Saturday. Top Right: Leader photo by HEATHER SMALL HAWLEY...
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06/25/2016
Top: Leader photo by HEATHER SMALL HAWLEY The Ruston High School cheerleading team rides with the Ruston Fire Department Saturday during the annual Peach Festival Parade. Bottom Left: Gracie Reichman...
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Courtesy Chevrolet Buick GMC Cadillac of Ruston recently held a ribbon-cutting at its new location at 1508 Louisiana HIghway 33.
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Willie Larkin, Grambling State University president, resigned Thursday at the University of Louisiana Board of Supervisors meeting at Louisiana Tech University. Larkin’s letter of resignation was...
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John Parker Barron, 3, son of John B. and Jenna Barron (left); and C.J. Colvin, 2, son of Michael and Danielle Colvin (right), were among those out early this morning at Lincoln Parish Park to...
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Linda Sivils was at the Lincoln Parish Library Thursday evening signing copies of her book, “History of the Louisiana Peach Festival & Pageant.”
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06/24/2016
BATON ROUGE (AP) — Louisiana lawmakers completed their special session on taxes Thursday after raising $263 million more for the state's operating budget, lessening — but not completely closing —...
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06/23/2016
Former Northwestern State coach Lane Burroughs officially took over Louisiana Tech’s baseball program Wednesday at a press conference Wednesday at the Davision Athletics Complex, saying he won’t make...
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06/23/2016
The 27th annual Louisiana Peach Festival Rodeo sponsored by Brennan Dodge will be held starting at 8 p.m. on Friday and Saturday at the Ruston Expo Center on Louisiana Highway 33 North. Gates will...