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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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08/16/2013
On Saturday MedCamps of Louisiana will host its 19th Annual Fun Shoot Sporting Clay tournament at the Ouachita Parish Sheriff’s Office Training Center and Public Range in West Monroe. This year’s...
08/15/2013
It has been more than a decade since the War on Terror began. And since then hundreds of local military personnel have served their country. Capt. Robert Parker, of Ruston, along with other members...
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08/15/2013
After two weeks of hard work and practice, the Ruston High School Band showcased what they learned Friday at the band’s 2013-14 Sneak Peak. On the practice field, the band gave those in attendance a...
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08/15/2013
There is trouble ahead in the future if something isn’t done about it now. That was the main message conveyed Monday as experts involved with the Sparta Aquifer met with TEA Party members during...
08/15/2013
At 4:22 a.m. Tuesday, the Lincoln Parish Fire Department responded to a house fire on Kuhn Road in Farmerville. Due to storming, a tree was knocked over and fell through the house starting the fire....
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08/15/2013
Coming from a musical background, the Waller family had talked about doing something similar to the new Percussive Arts Institute in Ruston. “James is the musical mastermind,” Sarah said. “We’ve...
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08/14/2013
Area residents had the opportunity Saturday to participate in National Garage Sale Day at the Lincoln Parish Library. Proceeds raised from booth and table rentals totaled approximately $1,100 and...
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08/14/2013
The changing times for Louisiana Tech University permeated the air Tuesday night as the university held its “Happening XXXII” at the Monroe Civic Center. Instead of a formal banquet as in all the...
08/14/2013
The August meeting of the Lincoln Parish School Board was focused on getting students back in classes and getting supplies to schools. Board members unanimously — with the exception of Trott Hunt who...
08/14/2013
With one production under their belt for the season, Ruston Community Theatre is now gearing up for their next production. Directed by Nancy Wallace, the cast of “Christmas Belles” will take the...