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The rainy weather held off long enough on Sunday to allow many community members to venture out to Lincoln Parish Park for the annual Picnic in the Park event. Pictured above are Gamma Chis painting the faces of youngsters.

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09/18/2013
At around 8 a.m. this morning, M.L. Smith Tanks and Refractories, located on Louisiana Highway 33 began the transportation of a 30 ton vessel to Arkansas. Tommy Gregg, engineering manager, said the...
09/18/2013
At approximately 3 a.m. Wednesday, Ruston Police Department responded to an armed robbery at Circle K on 1705 North Service Rd E. “The clerk (on duty) said that three black males came in and ordered...
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09/18/2013
Long-time Union Parish Sheriff Bob Buckley passed away Tuesday morning after a battle with cancer. Buckley was diagnosed in May of this year and was undergoing chemotherapy treatments. “Bob was a...
09/18/2013
For the third consecutive year, Louisiana Tech University has achieved a Tier One ranking among “National Universities,” according to U.S. News & World Report’s 2014 Best Colleges list released...
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09/18/2013
There were plenty of dreamers at the Ruston High field adjacent to the Ruston Parks and Recreation Department on James Street Saturday. And some may see their dreams of showing off their football...
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09/17/2013
Lincoln Parish residents are not strangers to volunteering. This is especially true within the Lincoln Parish Fire Department. However, volunteering for LPFD is different in that it requires...
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09/17/2013
Law enforcement in Louisiana and especially North Louisiana lost a leading figure this morning. Union Parish Sheriff Bob Buckley, 65, passed away early this morning after a long battle with cancer. “...
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09/17/2013
Ruston Police Department arrested one man for an outstanding warrant with attempted murder charges Monday night. At 7:39 p.m. Monday night, Brandon Rayshon Jenkins, 30, of 121 Calvin St., was...
09/17/2013
An official with Pi Kappa Alpha Fraternity said Monday the organization is frustrated that no one has come forward with information about last month’s vandalism at the group’s new house on Western...
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09/17/2013
Ruston was electric Sept. 12. As satellite trucks swarmed around Joe Aillet Stadium, waiting to broadcast the nationally televised football game against Tulane, thousands of additional visitors...