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Traffic along a stretch of Celebrity Drive between Eagle Drive and Commerce Street in north Ruston is flowing again now that a $750,000 road revamp project is done. City officials, along with business representatives, cut a ribbon officially re-opened the roadway Wednesday. They say the upgrades will not only enhance safety but also improve transportation. “It’s taking one of the main economic thoroughfares and putting it in good shape,” Ruston Mayor Ronny Walker said about the project. Celebrity Drive helps connect the area between the I-20 north service road and state Highway 33. The...

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08/05/2013
Music and pop culture from the ‘50s, ‘60s and ‘70s will be in the spotlight when Piney Hills Harmony Chorus and Elvis tribute artist Todd C. Martin combine their talents again in “Rock Around the...
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08/04/2013
“Finn” the Chihuahua gets a kick out of the support he’s received from 4PAWS, Lincoln Parish dog lovers and Louisiana Tech soccer coach Kevin Sherry and his wife Isabel. That’s because they’ve all...
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08/04/2013
Before students head back to school, parents need to double check and make sure they know what time classes begin, because it likely isn’t the same time as last year. After changing the times for...
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08/04/2013
Earnie Miles, host of KNOE TV’s “The Earnie Miles Show,” has worked over the years as a schoolteacher, reporter and photographer filming games for Grambling State University. He said he’s overcome...
08/04/2013
The Lincoln Parish Public School system has announced the following schedule for the opening of school. Registration for new students must begin at the Lincoln Parish School Board Office between the...
08/04/2013
Louisiana Tech University will receive over $1.4 million in grant funding from NASA’s Experimental Program to Stimulate Competitive Research (EPSCoR), through an award to the Louisiana Board of...
08/04/2013
Louisiana Tech’s director of the School of Literature and Language will serve as a panelist for the Louisiana Soundtrack Experience series. This celebration of Louisiana’s music made a stop in...
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08/02/2013
I thought of Dr. Rick Byargeon this last Sunday as I sat in early church here in Dallas.
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08/02/2013
At approximately 2:14 p.m. Thursday Lincoln Parish Sheriff’s Department deputies stopped a vehicle in downtown Simsboro resulting in the arrest of Allan Joshua Cockerham, 21, of 116 Chocolate Factory...
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08/02/2013
“Go Team Go!” Will be just one of the chants echoed throughout Ruston High School’s Boy’s Gym in just a few short days. The annual Ruston High School Cheer Mini-Clinic is set to take place from 9 a.m...