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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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04/26/2013
The Ruston Farmers Market will celebrate its sixth season when it opens from 8 a.m. until noon Saturday. Held rain or shine each Saturday, the market is located in the public parking lot on the...
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04/26/2013
Thursday morning, a state trooper assigned to Louisiana State Police Troop F stopped a 2012 Chrysler 200 for a traffic violation on Interstate 20 eastbound west of Ruston in Lincoln Parish, which...
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04/26/2013
When students walk past the Tech seal on a spring evening, they may hear the sound of a toy tractor roaring past them. Four-year-old Callen Stenberg is often seen riding his green battery-powered toy...
04/26/2013
The Louisiana State Police (in conjunction with the Drug Enforcement Administration) will participate in the National Prescription Drug Take Back Day on Saturday in an effort to help local residents...
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04/25/2013
NFL Hall of Famer and Louisiana Tech product Willie Roaf, who recently spoke at the Boys and Girls Clubs of North Central Louisiana’s Annual Pro Day Luncheon, said “Whatever you devote yourself to,...
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04/25/2013
One Ruston High School student has been named in the first group of winners in the 58th annual National Merit Scholarship Program. Samuel E. Phillips, a senior at RHS who plans to study business, has...
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04/25/2013
The former Lincoln Parish High School saw many of its products become trailblazers leading the way for future generations. One such product, Lucious Fuller, has returned home and is giving back to...
04/25/2013
Accion Louisiana — an extension of the nonprofit Accion Texas Inc., the nation’s largest microlender — is kicking off its Small Business Owners’ Free Workshop Series, which is touring throughout...
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04/25/2013
The Ruston Rotary Club proudly announces the recipients of the April Student of the Month Awards. Recognized by President Stephen Williams, each student was honored at the April 17 luncheon and...
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04/25/2013
Ruston High School’s Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA) club remains one of the top chapters in the state after the FBLA State Leadership Conference held in Lafayette March 24–26. They...