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Traffic along a stretch of Celebrity Drive between Eagle Drive and Commerce Street in north Ruston is flowing again now that a $750,000 road revamp project is done. City officials, along with business representatives, cut a ribbon officially re-opened the roadway Wednesday. They say the upgrades will not only enhance safety but also improve transportation. “It’s taking one of the main economic thoroughfares and putting it in good shape,” Ruston Mayor Ronny Walker said about the project. Celebrity Drive helps connect the area between the I-20 north service road and state Highway 33. The...

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11/16/2013
The Ruston Lincoln Chamber of Commerce hosted a ribbon-cutting ceremony to celebrate the new location of New Tech @ Ruston on Oct. 10 at 900 Bearcat Drive. New Tech @ Ruston utilizes project-based...
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11/15/2013
The holiday shopping season is here and what better way to shop local than to visit Holidays in Cedartown, which is currently happening at the Ruston Civic Center. Admission to the annual event is $5...
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11/15/2013
A month after an alleged murder in Jefferson Parish, authorities found the last of three fugitives in Grambling. At 11:37 a.m. Wednesday the Lincoln Parish Sheriff’s Office along with U.S. Marshal...
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11/15/2013
Lincoln Parish voters go to the polls Saturday to decide the fate of a $21 million public school improvement package and to help elect a new 5th District congressman. Polls are open from 7 a.m. until...
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11/15/2013
At 3:27 p.m. Thursday, the Lincoln Parish Sheriff’s Office, along with the Lincoln Parish Narcotics Enforcement Team, arrested one man on charges of distribution at Fred’s in Ruston. Joseph Rolend...
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11/15/2013
The Ruston Farmers Market has many new activities this fall season, including a plant sale sponsored by the North Central Louisiana Master Gardeners, acceptance of SNAP/EBT cards, and a Giving Thanks...
11/15/2013
At 2 p.m. Tuesday the Ruston-Lincoln Chamber of Commerce and McCarter Financial Group will be presenting a free meeting with guest speaker, Michael Bertaut, about the Affordable Care Act at Trinity...
11/15/2013
From 9 a.m. until 1 p.m. on Saturday, the Junior Auxiliary of Ruston will be having their annual jambalaya and bake sale at Super 1 Foods. Jodi Wood, the Junior Auxiliary public relations chair, said...
11/14/2013
The Southwestern Athletic Conference announced Wednesday that Jackson State University will receive an undisclosed amount from the SWAC to help with the financial losses it incurred from its canceled...
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11/14/2013
Jump roping teams from Texas will be double dutching their way into Lincoln Parish schools Friday and Saturday. Katie Hall, private basketball instructor and former team member on the USA jump roping...