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Saturday, September 24, 2016 - 11:37pm
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Top Left: Grant Jennings, of Grant’s Wood Crafts, shows off one of his tiny carvings to a group of young men. Below, Jayda Armstrong, 7, holds a rabbit as Hunter Weems, of Heaven’s Mini Blessings, LLC, watches at the Dubach Chicken Festival. Middle Right: Heaven’s Mini Blessings, LLC brought a mini petting zoo, top, for residents to enjoy. Above, Jalexiah Clariey clucks her way to victory in the Strut, Cackle and Crow contest. Bottom Left: Randy Roberson, middle, shows his antique car to Jonathan Hawley during the Dubach Chicken Festival on Saturday. Alma Lennear, above, an artist from Minden...

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08/18/2016
The Domestic Abuse Resistance Team’s 16th annual Collaboration is the Key hosted 127 domestic abuse professionals from around the state to learn about abuse in a variety of life stages on Wednesday....
08/18/2016
Grambling State University and Louisiana Tech University have begun the necessary preparations for incoming and out going students in the wake of recent south Louisiana flooding. GSU is preparing for...
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08/18/2016
The Ruston chapter of the National Alliance on Mental Illness will host a “Healthy Mind and Body” mini-conference beginning at 10:30 a.m. Saturday in the Lincoln Parish Library Lincoln Community Room...
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08/18/2016
In hopes of being the next Miss America, Miss Louisiana 2016 Justine Ker will begin her quest to Atlantic City on Sunday. A 22-year-old classical pianist from Choudrant, Ker was named Miss Louisiana...
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08/17/2016
With historic flooding in South Louisiana, many residents and community leaders have taken it upon themselves to aid those who are in need of supplies and shelter. At least 40,000 homes were damaged...
08/17/2016
Three more Ruston firefighters are in South Louisiana today helping rescue flood victims. One of men was deployed with the Region 8 Urban Search and Rescue team, while the other two relieved...
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08/17/2016
Parish sheriff’s deputies continue their search today for a man involved in a Monday night shooting in Dubach. Authorities plan to charge Laterrious Deon Dyes, of Dubach, with attempted first-degree...
08/16/2016
Ruston property owners won’t see an increase in their city property tax rate this year. That’s because the Board of Aldermen on Monday voted to roll back the millage rate so that it generates the...
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08/16/2016
Grambling State University First Lady Christy Gallot and GSU President Rick Gallot, center, talk with Janiecia Banks, 19, of Doraville, Georgia, center right, a freshman business marketing and...
08/16/2016
Ruston’s budget for the fiscal year, which begins Oct. 1, is on its way to the Board of Aldermen for approval. The board’s personnel-finance committee, composed of the five aldermen, endorsed the...