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Wednesday, May 25, 2016 - 10:48am
Ruston residents want more dine-in restaurants, bowling, putt-putt golf, additional clothing stores, shoe stores and more places to buy sporting goods. Those were the top responses to a recent online survey conducted by the city. Some 1,964 people responded to the three-question survey that asked what eateries, entertainment options and shopping options residents would like to see come to Ruston. The survey was conducted only through social media and the city’s website. Officials plan to use the results as a starting point for business recruitment, city Economic Development Administrator...

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04/26/2016
Jody Adolphus has been formerly been charged with second-degree murder in the April 16 shooting of a Ruston man. Adolphus, 32, is in custody at the Lincoln Parish Detention Center with a bond of $850...
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04/26/2016
The Louisiana Library Association has awarded two Lincoln Parish Library staff members for their service to their facility and their state. Sarah Creekmore, the administrative assistant for the...
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04/26/2016
Ammen Jordan and his family planned to stay in Ruston only three months when they came for a visit in November 2015. Things changed. Now Jordan is the city’s first director of development. In the...
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04/26/2016
In Ruston High School’s Eco Car first year in the urban concept division of the Shell Eco Marathon contest, RHS placed second place missing first place by .1 miles per gallon. RHS placed 10th in the...
04/25/2016
For the second year in a row, a Lincoln Parish student won the Louisiana You Be the Chemist Competition and advances to the national You Be the Chemist Competition in Philadelphia. I.A. Lewis sixth...
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04/25/2016
The 2016 Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure was held Saturday at the Ruston Country Club. Attendees donned their best pink dresses in support of the event that helps to raise money for breast cancer...
04/25/2016
In honor of the famous playwright William Shakespeare, the Louisiana Tech University Theater Department will present “Love’s Labour’s Lost” beginning at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday in the Stone Theatre on Tech...
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04/25/2016
The winner of Louisiana Tech University’s TOP DAWG New Venture Championship and $4,000 funding was EZ Read Monitoring. EZ Read Monitors are easy-to-use devices that can wirelessly transmit water...
04/24/2016
The Delta Community College in Ruston will be taking a “rest” this summer for most of their credit courses, but the campus will remain open for use by the community, said Barbara Hanson, chancellor...
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04/24/2016
Cancer survivor Anita Harper, of Choudrant, gets high-fives as she completes the survivors lap during the annual American Cancer Society Relay for Life Friday. The event raises funds and awareness in...