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Leader photos by T. SCOTT BOATRIGHT Top photo: From left, Sadie Smith, Sadie McGill and Savannah Dorking, Louisiana Tech University cheerleaders, wave to the Louisiana Peach Festival 2016’s “A Peach of My Heart” Parade crowd Saturday in downtown Ruston. Pictured right, Burris Wollsieffer, Monster Moto CEO, was the grand marshal for this year’s parade.

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11/07/2013
Eddie Robinson Jr., the son of legendary Grambling State University football coach Eddie Robinson, died Wednesday night at Baylor University Medical Center. Robinson Jr. was 70. Robinson Jr....
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11/07/2013
The Louisiana Tech University School of Art faculty currently have pieces of their artwork on display in the F. Elizabeth Bethea Gallery. The exhibit is free and open to the public from 9 a.m. to 4 p...
11/07/2013
The city of Ruston is asking the state for $42.3 million in construction money, the bulk of which would be spent on road projects. The Board of Aldermen approved the annual requests Monday night. Of...
11/07/2013
The Grambling State University will be hosting various senior exhibits in Dunbar Hall beginning Monday. The first of the students to present work will be Marantz Moon. The exhibit titled “A Product...
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11/07/2013
From the Principal Red Ribbon Week was the week of Oct. 28-Nov.1. Our school theme was “Friends Don’t Let Friends Bully or Do Drugs.” Each teacher focused on bullying and saying “No” to drugs. The...
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11/07/2013
Teachers and administrators from the Lincoln Parish District recently went back to college as part of a professional educator panel for students in Julie Holmes’ EDCI 471 Classroom Management course...
11/07/2013
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 As Kathryn...
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11/06/2013
Eating pancakes can help raise funds for the area’s needy residents. A Flapjack Fundraiser is scheduled from 8-10 a.m. Saturday, by the Zeta Rho chapter of Epsilon Sigma Alpha. The women’s...
11/06/2013
It turns out that Lincoln Parish will not be getting a charter school, despite receiving the first ever application for one earlier this year. After a public hearing, during which no one offered any...
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11/06/2013
At 2:42 p.m. Tuesday the Lincoln Parish Sheriff’s Office, along with the Lincoln Parish Narcotics Enforcement Team arrested one man for distribution of crack cocaine. Gregory Dewayne Scott, 42, of...