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At 8 a.m. Saturday, Mayor Ronny Walker will ring the opening bell and begin the ninth season of the Ruston Farmers Market. Things will be a little different this season though, as the market will be located in a covered, open-air building at 220 E. Mississippi Avenue. “The building, a former city of Ruston warehouse, has been freshened and opened up and includes an outdoor sitting area with a stage and ADA-compliant restrooms,” Jean McWeeney, president of North Louisiana Farm Fresh, said. Louisiana Tech University’s Mural Art class designed and painted a mural on the new building, McWeeney...

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10/26/2013
At 7 p.m. Friday, troopers assigned to Louisiana State Police Troop F responded to a single vehicle crash where serious injuries were suspected on Works Road west of Louisiana Highway 818. The...
10/26/2013
Grambling State University President Frank G. Pogue will appear on the radio this morning to join the Rev. Jesse Jackson for a “frank, honest and open conversation” about what’s happened at the...
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10/26/2013
Pint-sized ghosts, goblins and other creatures will be on the prowl in downtown Ruston for the annual Downtown Howl’oween event on Thursday. The festivities begin at 4 p.m. with trick-or-treating at...
10/26/2013
Squire Creek will present Jazzland, a benefit jazz concert for the Boys and Girls Club of North Central Louisiana at 7 p.m. Friday at the Dixie Center for the Arts. The event will feature a tribute...
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10/26/2013
The Ruston Rotary Club proudly announces the recipients of the October Student of the Month Awards. Following comments by program coordinator Rachel Lilley, each student honoree spoke to the club...
10/26/2013
Simsboro Elementary School has released the names of those students who have achieved the honor roll during the first six-weeks grading period. “A” Honor Roll First grade: Jahkeria Abney, Khidan...
10/26/2013
I.A. Lewis has released the names of those students who have achieved the honor roll for the first nine-week grading period. Those students are listed below by achievement level. All A’s Kathryn...
10/26/2013
Choudrant High has released the names of those students who have achieved the honor roll for the first nine-week grading period. Those students are listed below by grade and achievement level....
10/26/2013
High school students interested in learning about health careers can gain hands-on experience through national award winning AHEC of a Summer program. The program is offered in 21 parishes in North...
10/26/2013
A Ruston Elementary School teacher will be getting more tools to help her students learn math and science concepts thanks to those who donated to her DonorsChoose.org project, including The Horace...