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The Ruston Daily Leader won 28 awards in the Louisiana Press Association’s Better Newspaper Editorial Competition and Better Newspaper Advertising Competition for 2015. The honors include first-place awards in several news, sports, layout and advertising categories. “The staff of the Ruston Daily Leader strives daily to produce a quality hometown newspaper for the good people of Ruston and Lincoln Parish. These awards are well deserved and a good indication of our continued service to this community,” Daily Leader Publisher Rick Hohlt said. The Daily Leader competed against similar sized...

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01/09/2014
Right before 9 a.m. this morning, a Chrysler Town and Country veered off Mitcham Orchard Road causing the driver to have minor injuries. Lincoln Parish Fire District No. 1, Ruston Fire and EMS,...
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01/09/2014
Lincoln Parish Sheriff’s Office along with the Lincoln Parish Narcotics Enforcement Team have made another arrest resulting in five drug-related charges. Gregory Antonio Hendricks, 28, of 242 Duke Dr...
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01/09/2014
An Arcadia woman was arrested at Fred’s Pharmacy on Farmerville Highway on Wednesday. At approximately 10:38 a.m., the pharmacy contacted Lincoln Parish Sheriff’s Office and reportedly informed them...
01/09/2014
Residents who are not computer-savvy and need help keeping up with technology will have a chance to improve their skills for free this month. Trinity United Methodist Church is offering free...
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01/09/2014
Exploration Day Prospective students and their parents will have an opportunity to learn more about the Louisiana School for Math, Science, and the Arts on Jan. 20, when the school hosts its annual...
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01/08/2014
In a 9-1 vote, the Lincoln Parish School Board members approved a resolution to join with other school boards across the state in a lawsuit against the State of Louisiana. Representative Trott Hunt...
01/08/2014
Residents interested in giving their families a healthy start to the new year might consider stopping in for the Lincoln Parish Library’s monthly Family Matters program on Thursday. This month’s...
01/08/2014
The board of aldermen for the city of Grambling will meet in regular session at 6 p.m. Thursday in city hall. On the agenda for the monthly meeting are public comments, an update on work being...
01/08/2014
It was the start of a new year but business as usual for the Village of Simsboro Monday night as it held its first council meeting of 2014. Aldermen passed four resolutions that carried over from...
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01/07/2014
Recent promotions at the Ruston Police Department have resulted in the former Capt. Tim Parker rising to a higher rank. After taking over patrol operations in November 2012, Parker was just recently...