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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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08/22/2013
Ruston’s proposed $55.1 million budget for the coming fiscal year is on its way to the Board of Aldermen for approval. The 2014 spending plan won the endorsement of the board’s personnel-finance...
08/22/2013
Home schooling doesn’t mean being locked away with one’s children until they turn 18 years old. In fact, the local Christian Home Educators Fellowship offers plentiful opportunities throughout the...
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08/22/2013
Each year the Dixie Center for the Arts brings numerous bands to the stage for local residents to enjoy and this year is no different. Dixie President John Emory said this season will feature new...
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08/22/2013
A man was arrested on a drugs charge after a routine traffic stop on Wednesday morning. According to the arrest affidavit, a Louisiana State Police Troop-F Trooper was patrolling on U.S. Highway 80...
08/22/2013
The Dubach Town Council met in regular session Monday night to discuss new business and hear from residents. In new business, Dubach Police Chief Russell Croxton asked the council for permission to...
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08/21/2013
Local law enforcement has made five more arrests in conjunction with Operation Summer Heat. At approximately 7:51 p.m. Tuesday Lincoln Parish Sheriff’s Office and Lincoln Parish Narcotics Enforcement...
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08/21/2013
Piney Hills Harmony director Sheila Nugent, of Ruston (center), joins the Sweet Adelines in song during 2012’s “Rock Around the Clock.” An updated and expanded version of the show that brings three...
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08/21/2013
The Board of Supervisors for the University of Louisiana System today named Daniel Reneau president emeritus of Louisiana Tech University. Reneau retired from Louisiana Tech in June after serving 46...
08/21/2013
For anyone eyeing the 5th District congressional seat, decision time is here. Since press time Tuesday, two additional candidates have thrown their name in the hat. Henry Herford, a Libertarian, of...
08/21/2013
Last weekend, the Lincoln Parish Fire Department responded to two fires. The first was a structure fire that occurred Saturday at 145 Chesboro St. The owner was asleep when the fire started in the...