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The Ruston Farmers Market will reopen for the fall and winter season beginning at 8 a.m. Saturday. The market is held from 8 a.m. to noon at 220 East Mississippi Ave. in the big blue building with the beautiful mural in downtown Ruston, said Jean McWeeney, president of North Louisiana Farm Fresh. “The market will feature fresh and local fall produce, locally pastured meats and eggs, regular and gluten-free baked goods, crafts, locally roasted coffee, honey, salsas, kettle corn, a wide variety of other canned and pickled foods, as well as prepared foods and a food truck,” she said. “The Back...

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10/31/2013
Lincoln Parish teachers did so well on the 2012-13 Compass evaluations that school board members are going to have to re-evaluate the reward payment system that was approved in December 2012 because...
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10/31/2013
Among the participants in the Princeton Place Halloweenie Pet Costume Contest were from left, Rita Crawford and Dana Wright, with Charlie and Edgarr, all dressed as dingbats; resident Georgia Knox;...
10/31/2013
High school students interested in learning about health careers can gain hands-on experience through national award winning AHEC of a Summer program. The program is offered in 21 parishes in North...
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10/31/2013
Hillcrest students participated in a cookie dough fundraiser and sold $24,764. Pictured are the second-grade students who sold 16 items or more to earn a limo ride and a pizza party. Pictured are...
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10/31/2013
A.E. Phillips Laboratory School at Louisiana Tech University achieved a School Performance Score (SPS) of 126.3 out of 150 to earn an “A” grade from the Louisiana Department of Education as part of...
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10/31/2013
Kindergarten October has been a busy month for us in Choudrant. We have been reading books about Christopher Columbus and made a paper ship that represented the one he sailed on.
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10/31/2013
Lucy Douglas has very specific vision for health care. It’s personalized, original and joins traditional family practice with nutrition and spa services. Douglas, a nurse practitioner, is founder...
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10/31/2013
Ruston Florist and Boutique, owned by Dennis and Debbie Allen, has been in their new location for a year now. Ruston Florist and Boutique is ruston’s newest Department store. “It was a time for a...
10/31/2013
The Annual Downtown Howl’oween event, which was originally set to kick off at 4 p.m. today, has been cancelled due to inclement weather. Kristi Lumpkin, economic development administrator, said while...
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10/30/2013
While children are out trick-or-treating around the neighborhoods this Halloween, the Domestic Abuse Resistance Team will be having a moment of silence for those who have lost their lives due to...