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Leader photos by T. SCOTT BOATRIGHT Top photo: From left, Sadie Smith, Sadie McGill and Savannah Dorking, Louisiana Tech University cheerleaders, wave to the Louisiana Peach Festival 2016’s “A Peach of My Heart” Parade crowd Saturday in downtown Ruston. Pictured right, Burris Wollsieffer, Monster Moto CEO, was the grand marshal for this year’s parade.

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06/20/2013
Cedar Creek Elementary School, in cooperation with the American Heart Association, recently kicked off its Teaching Garden before school let out in May. The garden is part of an education initiative...
06/20/2013
Summer in the South means family gatherings, evening cookouts and scorching high temperatures. Before those temperatures become unbearable, Entergy Louisiana wants to encourage customers to consider...
06/20/2013
This year’s Peach Festival Arts Exhibit features more than 100 works of art by area artists. The North Central Louisiana Arts Council presented 25 awards, with ribbons and cash prizes, including a...
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The Ruston High School Future Farmers of America chapter attended the 84th Louisiana State FFA Convention in Alexandria. The advisors are Mark Milstead, Tommy Freeman and Landon Wade.
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Due to Tuesday’s weather, our printing equipment was severely damaged due to a lightning strike. Wednesday’s paper will be delivered Thursday afternoon. Technicians are currently working to repair...
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The Ruston Fire Department received a call at 5:09 p.m. Tuesday in regards to a fire in the 2000 block of Belcara Drive. Public Education Officer Eric Brazzel said units arrived on the scene at 5:19...
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The town of Dubach began the 2013-14 fiscal year with a list of annual housekeeping items at their meeting on Monday night including approving the year’s budget and appointing several individuals and...
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With the 2013 Louisiana Peach Festival this week, much attention has been focused on the Ruston Lincoln Chamber of Commerce. The Chamber works throughout the year to help ensure the Peach Festival is...
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The Greater Grambling Chamber of Commerce hosted the annual City of Grambling Juneteenth Heritage Festival Health Fair from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. at the City Hall and Recreation Center. Along with various...
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06/18/2013
The annual City of Grambling Juneteenth Heritage Festival is coming to an end. After nearly two weeks of family friendly events, which included food, workshops, banquets and more; the festival will...