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Ruston residents have the opportunity to show their support for local law enforcement agencies and each other during an All Lives Matter rally set for 6:30 p.m. July 31 at the Lincoln Parish Library Events Center. The rally is sponsored by the city of Ruston and is the idea of District 2 Alderwoman Angela Mayfield and Shonta Kelly. “It started just looking at Facebook and the various things that are going on in country, the killings and things that are senseless,” Kelly said. She said she doesn’t want the violence to spread to Ruston and believes the way to keep that from happening is for...

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08/30/2013
It’s that time of year again, time to get the outhouses together and race! For the past four years, the Village of Choudrant has been home to the Outhouse Races. These oddly named races were the...
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08/29/2013
Ten community leaders have joined forces to kick off a new initiative for Domestic Abuse Resistance Team. The founding members of "Men Standing Strong" — men who make a public stand against...
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08/29/2013
For high school students in Lincoln Parish, the school day typically involves seven different classes with seven different teachers and seven different sets of expectations. This year, however,...
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08/29/2013
Grambling State University is making history yet again. Wednesday marked the induction and promotion of several officers employed by the GSU Police Department. In May 2013, GSU hired Willy Bell, a...
08/28/2013
HODGE (AP) — One person is dead and two people were injured following an accident Tuesday at the RockTenn paper mill in Jackson Parish. Hodge Police Department, the Jonesboro Fire Department and...
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08/28/2013
The Domestic Abuse Resistance Team has been serving Lincoln Parish, along with six other parishes, since 1994. In that time those involved have managed to bring awareness to issues and to help those...
08/28/2013
Each year there are hundreds of incidents that women could have avoided if they had received the proper information. Healthy Woman, a Northern Louisiana Medical Center resource, will host a self-...
08/28/2013
Louisiana Tech University, through its College of Engineering and Science, and the Industry Consortium for Innovations in Communications, Information, and Cyberspace (IC3) will offer a unique and...
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08/27/2013
Suspects involved in a string of burglaries in the Ruston/Lincoln area have been taken into custody. Michael Andrew Welch, 20, of 400 E. Arizona Ave., and Lucas Gail Young, 17, of 400 E. Arizona Ave...
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08/27/2013
When people think about cancer and diabetes, one of the first things that comes to mind is diet. That is the idea behind Holly Clegg and her Eating Well to Fight Arthritis cookbook. “Karen Kennedy,...