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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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09/26/2013
Two Lincoln Parish lawmakers say the poor rankings they received on this year’s Louisiana Association of Business and Industry legislative session scorecard don’t matter much. Rep. Rob Shadoin, R-...
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09/26/2013
Operation Summer Heat yielded two more arrests on Wednesday. Lincoln Parish Sheriff’s Office along with the Lincoln Parish Narcotics Enforcement Team arrested two men on opposite ends of the parish...
09/26/2013
Dubach is strutting, cackling and crowing its way to the Louisiana Chicken Festival this Friday and Saturday. There are a variety of events going on this weekend — even talks from the animal experts...
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09/26/2013
Long-Jones Hall has portraits of presidents that laid foundations to keep Grambling State University going. Among the nine, eight are men and there is one woman, Neari Warner. She returned to the...
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09/26/2013
The Ruston Rotary Club proudly announced the recipients of the September Student of the Month Awards. Following comments by program coordinator Rachel Lilly, each student honoree spoke to the club...
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09/26/2013
AP Scholars Eight Cedar Creek School students received College Board AP® Scholar recognition based on their outstanding performance on the 2013 Advanced Placement® Exams. Catherine Hild and Morgan...
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09/25/2013
United Way of Northeast Louisiana kicked off its annual campaign last week at the West Monroe Convention Center. Special guest speaker, Korie Robertson of Duck Dynasty, delivered an inspiring...
09/25/2013
Around Ruston, residents are big on giving back to the community, and now The Arbor and Terrace of Ruston is doing just that. At 6 p.m. Thursday, they will play host to the second annual Savor Every...
09/25/2013
Lincoln Parish Assessor Sheila Bordelon announced today that the assessor’s online real and personal property search has transitioned to a new upgraded user interface. Bordelon said the office has...
09/25/2013
Grambling State University Theatre held opening night performances Tuesday for “The Amen Corner.” Written by James Baldwin, the play will be performed through Friday at the Floyd L. Sandle Theatre,...