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Since its beginning in 2014, The Peach Stop Passport Game has been helping direct potential customers to the Ruston-Lincoln Chamber of Commerce members in the time leading up to the Louisiana Peach Festival. “Now, heading into its third year, it’s enjoyed by the business owners and players alike,” according to the Chamber website. “The foremost goal of this event is to encourage Lincoln Parish residents and non-residents alike, to show support to small businesses in this community.” The 2016 Peach Stop game will run from June 20 to June 25, and participants will have a week to visit as many...

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06/13/2013
The City of Grambling is putting out an open call for bakers, cooks and chefs who would like to display their talents in preparing desserts. An event scheduled as part of Grambling’s 2013 Juneteenth...
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06/13/2013
Among the bareback riders and steer wrestlers at this year’s Louisiana Peach Festival Rodeo there will be something unique to Ruston: actors, actresses and a film director. During the rodeo, the...
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06/12/2013
Ruston native Travis Woods once sat in the crowd at the Peach Jam in Downtown Ruston and listened to artists play music from the Railroad Park stage. Then he played from the same stage four years...
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06/12/2013
Drive down a backroad in Lincoln Parish and what do you see? Dogs. Jessica McCann, owner of Passion for Pups, described the same thing along Louisiana Highway 152 where she lives. “There are about...
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06/12/2013
Southwestern Energy continues to progress in Union Parish with its latest well, the “Upshaw” well, being drilled west of Spearsville. The company has recently faced controversy due to the extraction...
06/12/2013
The Veteran of Foreign Wars Louisiana Post 3615 Ruston, along with Owens Memorial Chapel Funeral Home, will conduct a Flag Day ceremony at Forest Lawn Memorial Park at 10 a.m. Friday. Local Boy and...
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06/11/2013
Local officials are warning area residents to be aware of phone scam attempts that have been made recently in the parish. Ruston’s Libby English received one of those calls Monday afternoon by...
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06/11/2013
Two Louisiana Tech University students are ready to spread their wings and fly as they embark in the 2013 Air Classic Race, a cross-country, all-female annual airplane relay. Having already...
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06/11/2013
Antique and muscle cars, and even pick-up trucks will roll into Downtown Ruston June 22 for the annual Louisiana Peach Festival Antique Classic Car Show hosted by the Ruston Antique Car Club.
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06/10/2013
Third Judicial District D.A. Robert Levy (right foreground) talks to Dave St. Andre about birdhouses St. Andre built and was selling Saturday at Farmers Market in Ruston. Located in the city parking...