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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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01/21/2014
Alana Belton brought a message of hope to the students of Grambling State University as she spoke at a Martin Luther King Jr. celebration on Monday. “It’s not enough for us to keep dreaming, we have...
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01/20/2014
The 2014 Annual Freedom Fund Banquet for the Lincoln Parish Branch of the NAACP was held Saturday night at Mt. Harmony Baptist Church. Guest speaker for the event was Lincoln Parish Assistant...
01/20/2014
GRAMBLING — Grambling State University campus ministries and the Favrot Student Union Board will host a Martin Luther King Jr. celebration at 5 p.m. today. Main speaker Alana Belton is a prominent...
01/20/2014
After responding to six woods and grass fires, two of which burned more than 30 acres, the Lincoln Parish Fire District No. 1 has issued a burn ban. Capt. Dustin St. Andre said after responding to...
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01/20/2014
A Ruston woman faces aggravated second-degree battery charges today after she allegedly hit her niece in the head with a coffee mug and then attacked her with a kitchen knife. Darlene Gray, of 617...
01/20/2014
Dr. Louis J. Guillette, professor of obstetrics and gynecology and director of the Marine Biomedicine and Environmental Sciences Center at the Medical University of South Carolina, will present two...
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01/19/2014
The 12th annual Martin Luther King Day Noon Ecumenical Observance will be held Monday in the Ruston Civic Center. Nationally renowned success coach and motivational speaker Steve Birdine will be the...
01/19/2014
Scammers are targeting area utility customers with threats to disconnect gas or electric service unless accounts supposedly in arrears are settled immediately with prepaid debit cards. “What we’re...
01/19/2014
Here in Ruston and Lincoln Parish there seems to be a growing trend of residents being more health conscious. However, influenza or commonly known as the flu, is still prevalent despite attempts to...
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01/19/2014
The Lincoln Parish Library is the current home for the traveling Louisiana Bicentennial Quilt, “Stitch by Stitch, Binding Together 200 Years of Louisiana History.” After traveling around the state,...