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The application deadline to become a vendor for the 44th annual Juneteenth Heritage Festival is 5 p.m. June 10. Yanise Days, a member of the Grambling Juneteenth Heritage Festival Committee, said interested persons may pick up an application at Grambling City Hall, download one from the city of Grambling’s website at cityofgrambling.org or request one via email at gramblingjuneteenth@hotmail.com. The vendor fee is $50 and accepted forms of payment of the fee are cash, check or a money order made payable to the Grambling Economic Development Corporation. Vendor applications are open to the...

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05/31/2013
The Ruston Police Department responded to a shooting at the 1300 block of Benton Street at approximately 9:30 p.m. May 30. According to reports, officers arriving on the scene found Deanthony Mardis...
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05/31/2013
Three Ruston residents were arrested following the execution of a search warrant at approximately 6 a.m. May 30 at a residence located at 1303 East Line Ave. According to reports, a search warrant...
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05/31/2013
Thursday evening’s round of storms scattered downed tree limbs across Ruston and knocked a portion of the city out of power for around an hour while also causing numerous outages across the region....
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05/31/2013
It’s no secret fruits and vegetables are chocked full of beneficial vitamins and nutrients and locally grown fruits and vegetables undergo minimal transportation, which helps them to remain fresh and...
05/31/2013
Two Ruston natives were shot and killed in the early morning hours of May 26 in a Dallas nightclub near the downtown area. According to police reports, brothers Christopher Ferguson, 22, and Cecil...
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05/30/2013
When Amanda Serio and her husband, John, first read about LifeHouse Ministries, they laughed. Spiritual movement? Reflective gardening? “We thought it sounded too New Age,” Serio said. But when a...
05/30/2013
Lincoln Parish received good news and bad news last week when fourth and eighth grade LEAP scores were announced. Donna Doss, school improvement and accountability coordinator, said that the numbers...
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05/30/2013
After a year of talent rehearsals, dress fittings, mock interviews and physical fitness preparations, two Lincoln Parish teens are currently competing in the Miss Louisiana’s Outstanding Teen pageant...
05/30/2013
The Teen Summer Reading Program offers a way to keep teen minds sharp over summer downtime. This summer’s theme is “Beneath the Surface.” Things will kick off with a “Survive the Summer” event at 6:...
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05/29/2013
After spending four years in the U.S. Marine Corps and serving in Afghanistan, Sgt. Brendan O’Toole wanted to find a way to help and support his fellow veterans. So he took a cue from a fellow Marine...