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The Ruston Community Theatre recently wrapped up their 2015-16 season with the musical “Oklahoma!” Jonathan Baines, a member of the RCT board, said the group was thankful for local support. “Ruston Community Theatre would like to thank the community for making the summer musical “Oklahoma!” a successful close to another great season,” he said. “This season, RCT also celebrated ten years as a priority partner with the Dixie Center for the Arts.” In honor of those ten years, RCT revived “The Foreigner,” which was the first production RCT held in the Dixie, he said. RCT also introduced a junior...

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07/21/2016
Over the last 15 years, the North Louisiana Exhibition Center has grown into a continuously booked venue. Angela Manning, commissioner of the expo center, said in order for the center to continue to...
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07/21/2016
Construction crews began demolishing Louisiana Tech University’s old natatorium building Wednesday. Demolition of the old natatorium will pave the way for a new student parking lot.
07/21/2016
Nelson Mandela once said, “Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.” Terrie Queen Autrey, community advocate for the Domestic Abuse Resistance Team, said helping...
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07/21/2016
Even before he took his oath of office as district attorney for the Third Judicial District, John Belton knew he wanted to implement programs that provided opportunities for at risk students. Taking...
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07/20/2016
New Dixie Peach royalty will be crowned during the 66th annual Miss Dixie Gem Peach Pageant beginning at 3 p.m. Saturday at the Dixie Center for the Arts. Joe Price, executive director of the Dixie...
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07/20/2016
Layla Smith, 8, left, and Maggie Hood, 8, center, begin to trace their hands while Matthew Knopps, right, instructs campers as part of the North Central Louisiana Arts Council’s Summer Arts Camp....
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07/20/2016
David and Michelle Long opened Peak Sports Nutrition with one goal in mind: “provide residents with top quality sports nutrition products at wholesale prices.” The store, which opened at the end of...
07/19/2016
The Lincoln Parish Sheriff’s Office is bringing back an old program with a new twist. Neighborhood Watch makes its official comeback from 5-7 p.m. Aug. 25 at the Lincoln Parish Public Safety Complex...
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07/19/2016
The Lincoln Parish Library hosted a children’s event, “Pop-Up Hoop Jam!” in which Jennette Ginsburg, right, from Hey Now! Hooping! taught attendees of all ages how to hula hoop. Samantha Anderson, 4...
07/19/2016
Ruston’s Planning and Zoning Commission is recommending to the Board of Aldermen that a lot on the corner of Wynnwood Avenue and North Trenton Street be rezoned from its current residential...