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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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07/18/2013
Visitors to the new Ruston High School agricultural sciences building might have noticed a bit of a mess with tiny parts of engines all over the place. Last week, 17 teachers — some from as far away...
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07/18/2013
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07/18/2013
The Ruston City Council selected its auditors for the fiscal year ending on Sept. 20, 2013, and also passed a resolution regarded the Louisiana Community Block Grant (LCDBG) Program during its...
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07/17/2013
New Louisiana Tech University Athletics Director Thomas H. “Tommy” McClelland II said his age will not be a hindrance during a press conference announcing his appointment Tuesday in the Jarrell Room...
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07/17/2013
A man is in jail after investigations connected him to two separate felony theft incidents. Thomas Roquett Kavanaugh, 27, of Bossier City, was picked up by the Lincoln Parish Sheriff’s Office from...
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07/17/2013
The head of Grambling State University’s visual and performing arts has assumed the role of interim dean of the College of Arts and Sciences. King David Godwin, who has worked at the university...
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07/17/2013
For those who are done following footsteps and want to make some of their own, Leadership Lincoln is the perfect place to start. Leadership Lincoln is a program provided by the Ruston-Lincoln Chamber...
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07/16/2013
Louisiana Tech University President Dr. Les Guice introduced Thomas H. McClelland II as Tech’s new athletics director during a press conference Tuesday in the Jarrell Room of the Charles Wyly...
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07/16/2013
Pictured is Gene Smith, left, offering some of his freshly-made sausage to an attended Saturday’s A Taste of Summer Event at the Ruston Farmers Market. The event included a Tasting Tent, as well as...
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07/16/2013
For the past 13 years the Domestic Abuse Resistance Team has hosted a training session to help educate attendees about current issues. “This year’s training is particularly pertinent, since it deals...