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At 8 a.m. Saturday, Mayor Ronny Walker will ring the opening bell and begin the ninth season of the Ruston Farmers Market. Things will be a little different this season though, as the market will be located in a covered, open-air building at 220 E. Mississippi Avenue. “The building, a former city of Ruston warehouse, has been freshened and opened up and includes an outdoor sitting area with a stage and ADA-compliant restrooms,” Jean McWeeney, president of North Louisiana Farm Fresh, said. Louisiana Tech University’s Mural Art class designed and painted a mural on the new building, McWeeney...

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05/09/2013
The annual Domestic Abuse Resistance Team Radiothon, in its 12th year, is broadcasting live at Super 1 Foods from 6 a.m. until 6 p.m. today on 94.1 The Q. During the radiothon, various community...
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05/09/2013
A Grambling woman is behind bars after allegedly admitting to setting a home on fire Friday evening with her father still inside the residence. 
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05/09/2013
If the Village of Choudrant’s 2013 and 2014 funding year applications are successful, three streets in the village could see upgrades in the coming years. On Monday night, council members voted...
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05/09/2013
Runners head out at the beginning of the recent Children’s Miracle Network 5K Run organized by Miss Dixie Gem Peach 2013 Mallory Cox. Cox said the event raised $4,000 to donate to the MCN.
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05/09/2013
The North Central Louisiana TEA Party will hold its monthly meeting at 6 p.m. Monday at the Ruston Country Club. There is no charge to attend and all are welcome. The guest speaker will be Johnny...
05/09/2013
Diane Madden, science educator for the IDEA Place and SciTEC at Louisiana Tech University, has received a grant from the Louisiana Environmental Education Commission (LEEC) for “Project ‘Way’ Water...
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05/09/2013
Ruston Junior High School has released the names of the students who achieved honor roll status for the third nine weeks reporting period. Students are listed by academic achievement and grade level...
05/08/2013
The Ruston High School Bearcats will have to wait another month to find out who their next leader will be after a resolution to continue the search for a new principal was passed unanimously at...
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05/08/2013
On March 29, the Ruston Police Department received a report of an armed robbery at the Hampton Inn.  According to a press release from the RPD, a lone male subject, armed with a handgun, allegedly...
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05/08/2013
The 2013 Western Athletic Conference Softball Tournament opens today when Texas State faces UTSA at 4:30 p.m. at the newly-renovated Lady Techster Softball Complex. Louisiana Tech will then host UT...