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Wednesday, May 25, 2016 - 10:48am
Ruston residents want more dine-in restaurants, bowling, putt-putt golf, additional clothing stores, shoe stores and more places to buy sporting goods. Those were the top responses to a recent online survey conducted by the city. Some 1,964 people responded to the three-question survey that asked what eateries, entertainment options and shopping options residents would like to see come to Ruston. The survey was conducted only through social media and the city’s website. Officials plan to use the results as a starting point for business recruitment, city Economic Development Administrator...

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10/01/2013
From pastor, to singer, to passionate community member, Stan Pody is a busy man. Pody spent his childhood in Ruston, and was raised to love music, God and his community by his parents, Elton and...
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09/30/2013
The 25th annual Louisiana Chicken Festival closed out events after drawing out large crowds on Friday and Saturday. Dubach Restoration and Beautification Organization Vice President Judy Beavers said...
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09/30/2013
Local law enforcement are still searching for Dekedrick Dontez Mardis, who escaped from the Lincoln Parish Detention Center at approximately 5 p.m. Friday. “I want to assure the citizens that every...
09/30/2013
Lincoln Parish School Board employees could see a little something extra on their checks after Tuesday night’s regular board meeting. During the 6 p.m. meeting in the board room, located at 410 S....
09/30/2013
On Nov. 2, with staging from The Park at Squire Creek Country Club, the North Central Louisiana FCA and MedCamps will host the 5/55 Challenge, an new event for runners and cyclists. Participants will...
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09/30/2013
Volunteering is something Lincoln Parish residents are very familiar with, and the Boys and Girls Clubs of North Central Louisiana will soon play host to 18 new volunteers. The club has recently...
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09/30/2013
Ruston native, James T. Albritton, was recently promoted to the rank of Captain in the U. S. Navy and assigned as the Officer-in-Charge of the Fleet Logistics Center, Norfolk Detachment, Navy...
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09/29/2013
A search continued late Saturday for a suspect who escaped Friday from the Lincoln Parish Detention Center. The Lincoln Parish Sheriff’s Office reported that at approximately 5:14 p.m. Friday,...
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09/29/2013
For the 25th annual Louisiana Chicken Festival, hundreds of people came out to show their support of the state’s namesake chicken festival. Locals are photographed above enjoying the Strut, Cackle...
09/29/2013
There will be no changes to dumpster locations in Lincoln Parish after the Lincoln Parish Police Jury tabled the idea during its September monthly meeting at the Lincoln Parish Courthouse. “The...