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Approximately 86 local businesses will partner with 20 Lincoln Parish schools to help with community outreach programs through the 2016-17 school year. The Ruston-Lincoln Chamber of Commerce and Lincoln Parish ACHIEVE collaboration celebrated the programs ninth year with a kick-off event and luncheon Tuesday at the Ruston Civic Center. Melanie Colvin, Lincoln Preparatory School assistant director, said the program helps in a number of ways including helping fund several scheduled events at the school such as teacher appreciation day, incentive activities and parent-teacher conferences. “We...

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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...