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Friday, April 29, 2016 - 11:16am
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A guilty verdict was handed down for Cameron Mays on Thursday afternoon. Cameron Kinte Mays, 29, was found guilty by a six-man and six-woman jury on all three charges — aggravated rape, aggravated kidnapping and possession of a firearm by a convicted felon. The 3rd Judicial District Court Trial began Monday with jury selection, and proceeded with testimonies by the victim, roommate of the victim, Ruston Police Department officers and forensic investigators. The jury’s verdict was unanimous on the first two counts, and 11-1 on the rape charge. Deliberations lasted about an hour and a half. The...

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On Thursday, while families were making their way through the neighborhoods trick or tricking, members of the community came together in remembrance of the 31 people who lost their lives due to...
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At 7 p.m. Friday, Ruston residents enjoyed a night of soulful music performed by Larry Pannell and the Grambling State University Faculty Jazz Ensemble as the Boys and Girls Club of North Louisiana...
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For Fire Prevention Week, Oct. 6-12, the Ruston Fire Department brought a fire truck and the Fire Safety Trailer to educate toddlers through sixth graders about fire safety. Some of the toddlers...
11/03/2013
Bethel Christian School has released the names of those students who have achieved the honor roll for the first nine-week grading period. President’s List: 4.0 GPA Kindergarten: Marlee Bedgood,...
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11/03/2013
Congratulations to our 2013-14 Lions and Lady Lions Basketball teams. Please come and support our team. Lions — Nicholas Maryland, Dmitry Payne, Brandon Green, Aujwuan Simmons, Daniel Spivey, Carson...
11/03/2013
Cedar Creek has released the names of those students who have achieved the honor roll for the first nine-weeks grading period. All A’s Fourth grade: Sarah Adams, Zoe Graham, Charlie May, Hayden...
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The Ruston Lincoln Chamber of Commerce hosted a ribbon-cutting ceremony to celebrate with the new owners, Alana and John Belton, of Wing Stop Restaurant on Sept. 26 at 720 Celebrity Drive.
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Former Ruston resident Dr. Beth Andrews Kassanoff has been named one of the best doctors in Dallas by D Magazine. Kassanoff is practices internal medicine with MedProvider and Baylor University...
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The fifth annual Relay for Life Wagon Train ride left Saltillo, Texas, at 8 a.m. Oct. 21 for a five-week ride. Their final destination will be a visit with the Robertson brothers at the Duck Dynasty...