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The Lincoln Parish Sheriff’s Department wants to return to a time when neighbors knew each other. To that end, the department’s Community Service Division held an informal public meeting Thursday night to discuss plans for reviving the Neighborhood Watch program. “We’re just trying to get our community back together,” division Commander Major Kirk Taylor told about a dozen people gathered at the parish public safety complex. Revitalizing Neighborhood Watch is part of Sheriff Mike Stone’s pledge that his department becomes more involved in the community. Deputies said the program, patterned...

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12/14/2013
Pictured are sights from Saturday’s annual Grambling Christmas organized by the Grambling Joy Fund Committee. The parade, themed “Peace, Love and Happiness,” started at New Rocky Valley Baptist...
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12/14/2013
DARE The sixth grade students at Dubach School recently completed the DARE program taught by Deputy Paula Lee of the Lincoln Parish Sheriff Department. She has been working with the students in...
12/14/2013
From the Principal, Ms. Hilton Congratulations to our Teacher of the Year at Hillcrest Elementary, Kelli Colvin! Thanks to everyone who participated in the canned food drive. Next week we will...
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12/14/2013
Local residents lined downtown streets for the annual Ruston Christmas parade Thursday night. The parade float winners this year were first place — South Parkway School; second place — Heritage...
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12/13/2013
Local residents lined the streets of downtown Ruston for the annual Christmas parade Thursday night. Pictured above are several children riding on a float, and pictured below is a a “Duck Dynasty”...
12/13/2013
Bringing younger generations into the Dixie Center for the Arts, that is goal of Troupe Dixie. Kristi Lumpkin, co-chair of Troupe Dixie, said this will be the third year for the annual Merry Movie...
12/13/2013
A man is in jail after a gun he allegedly used to threaten a Grambling State University student was accidentally discharged. According to the arrest affidavit, shortly after midnight today Enderrell...
12/13/2013
At approximately 7:25 a.m., the Ruston Police Department received a 911 call reporting a traffic crash on Louisiana Highway 33 in front of Community Trust Bank. Upon arrival, law enforcement...
12/13/2013
Young callers should get ready because Santa has a special message just for them, connecting them from Ruston all the way to the North Pole. Local children can reach Santa and his little workers, as...
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12/13/2013
Joiya Smith is the one person on Grambling State University’s campus with a personal connection to the school’s newest, most dominant tiger sculpture. As an art major, she heard about an opportunity...