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Saturday, July 23, 2016 - 11:28pm
Ruston residents have the opportunity to show their support for local law enforcement agencies and each other during an All Lives Matter rally set for 6:30 p.m. July 31 at the Lincoln Parish Library Events Center. The rally is sponsored by the city of Ruston and is the idea of District 2 Alderwoman Angela Mayfield and Shonta Kelly. “It started just looking at Facebook and the various things that are going on in country, the killings and things that are senseless,” Kelly said. She said she doesn’t want the violence to spread to Ruston and believes the way to keep that from happening is for...

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11/17/2013
Lincoln Parish voters mirrored the rest of Louisiana’s 5th Congressional District in electing political newcomer Vance McAllister as their next congressman. Complete but unofficial returns from...
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11/17/2013
Pictured above are members of the Junior Auxiliary at their annual jambalaya and bake sale Saturday. Funds raised during this event go to help cover costs on the following projects: the Christmas...
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11/17/2013
Louisiana Tech University added 304 new alumni Saturday during the fall commencement ceremonies at the Thomas Assembly Center. The graduates also learned valuable life experiences from keynote...
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11/17/2013
First Baptist Church of Ruston will serve its traditional Thanksgiving meal “To Ruston with Love” to area citizens at 6 p.m. Wednesday at the Ruston Civic Center, located at 401 N. Trenton Street....
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11/17/2013
Ruston’s “Holidays Arts Tour — Create!” is set to begin Thursday and residents have several things to get excited about. Jessica Slaughter, executive director for the North Central Louisiana Arts...
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11/17/2013
On Saturday, students from local elementary schools participated in a jump rope workshop at A.E. Phillips with The Heart Throbbers Team and The High Velocity Team from Texas. Katie Hall, the...
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11/16/2013
The Howard School in Ruston recently received a grant from Claiborne Electric Cooperative’s Operation Round Up program. The school was awarded $1,645 to purchase five mini iPads for classroom use....
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11/16/2013
Members of the Lincoln Parish Fire District made a visit to Mrs. Williams’ second grade class at Hillcrest Elementary School recently. Captain Dustin St. Andre and Driver J. Jenkins shared with the...
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11/16/2013
New Tech @ Ruston teacher Dustin Whitlock is seen presenting an overview of project development during a recent collaboration between NT@R and Louisiana Tech University. Students from EDCI 471, a...
11/16/2013
Hillcrest has released the names of those students who have achieved the honor roll for the second six-week grading period. Principal’s List