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The Ruston-Lincoln Chamber of Commerce held a ribbon cutting ceremony for the grand opening of Big Creek Trade Days in June. BCTD is open monthly for three days on the weekends before the second Monday of each month. Their vendors offer antiques, collectibles, tools, crafts, shabby chic, primitive, hunting accessories, food and more. Big Creek’s next show will be Friday through Aug. 7.

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08/24/2013
After 36 years of service to Liberty Mutual, Fred Sutton put in his last day Aug. 16. More than 50 friends and colleagues — as well as Fred’s wife Lee, his daughter, sister and his extended family—...
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08/24/2013
Next week, we observe Labor Day. A federal holiday since 1894, Labor Day celebrates the achievements of American workers — people, like yourself, who work hard for their money. But to make progress...
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08/24/2013
Question: Our daughter is nearly 30 and has moved back in with us again. She can’t seem to keep a job. We’re paying for her gas, her cell phone bill and even her car note. I feel trapped. We don’t...
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08/24/2013
“Retirement is an opportunity to open a new, active chapter in life.” Do you agree with that statement? An increasing number of Americans do, and it’s changing their whole approach to later life. “...
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08/23/2013
Construction workers recently began work on rebuilding a 6,000-square-foot building, including a 2,000 square foot flea market and office spaces, located at 1414 W. California Ave. that was partially...
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08/23/2013
Students at Ruston Elementary School are back in class today after a blown electrical transformer forced them to spend most of Thursday afternoon sitting on the playground. Ruston firefighters...
08/23/2013
Locals interested in adopting a pet or getting their own pet spayed or neutered will have an opportunity to do both this weekend in conjunction with Waggin’ Tails Ranch. Waggin’ Tails Ranch will be...
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08/23/2013
On Thursday, investigators with the Louisiana State Police Bureau of Investigations arrested a prison guard employed at the Lincoln Parish Detention Center. The arrest was a result of a joint...
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08/23/2013
Last week at the Ruston Civic Center, the Louisiana Rural Water Association Executive Director Pat Cadeur presented Rep. Jim Fannin with an appreciation award for his efforts in supporting Louisiana...
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08/22/2013
Today, investigators with the Louisiana State Police Bureau of Investigations arrested a prison guard employed at the Lincoln Parish Detention Center. The arrest was a result of a joint investigation...