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The long-awaited Tarbutton Road project should be a step closer to going out for bids today. Ruston’s Board of Aldermen on Monday approved what officials hope is the final supplemental agreement with the state Department of Transportation and Development involving the project. Mayor Ronny Walker signed an agreement Monday evening and sent it overnight to DOTD administrators in Baton Rouge. “This agreement designates what part of the roadway around the junior high school is the state’s, is the city’s and is the parish’s,” Walker said. Tarbutton Road runs in front of Ruston Junior High School...

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04/23/2013
The sheriff’s office is in pursuit of a man believed to be involved in both a car and home burglary earlier this month. Maj. Stephen Williams, spokesman for the Lincoln Parish Sheriff’s Office, said...
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04/23/2013
The first feedback from Ruston High School’s first entry in the Shell Eco-Challenge in Houston, Texas, said it all: “This is insanely awesome.” STEM instructors Emile Frey and Randall Elliott led the...
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04/22/2013
Swinging in with spring is America’s favorite pastime, baseball. And in an effort to get local youth excited about the sport, and a chance to show off their athletic skills, Ruston Parks and...
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04/22/2013
Two men are being sought, and one is in custody, in relation to a home invasion that occurred on Friday night. According to the arrest affidavit, at approximately 11:59 p.m. Friday, two Lincoln...
04/22/2013
The Lincoln Parish Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Preparedness (OHSEP) announced recently that Lincoln Parish is implementing ALERT FM as part of its parishwide notification capabilities...
04/22/2013
PAWS of Northeast Louisiana will host the ninth annual “Super Adoption Day” for pets in Monroe this month. From 11 a.m.–4 p.m. Satruday at the Monroe Petco, PAWS of Northeast Louisiana is teaming up...
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04/22/2013
Although hunting season just closed until fall, those looking to add to their gear, or just their collection may want to look no further than the Ruston Civic Center on May 4-5 dung the Spring 2013...
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04/20/2013
During the holidays, many people get into the spirit by making donations to various charitable organizations. Unfortunately, during the rest of the year, some organizations struggle to meet the needs...
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04/20/2013
When a parent receives the news that their child has autism, the world may take on a gray hue. However, Tiffany White, director of the Hope Center for Autism, wants these families to know they’re not...
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04/20/2013
Grambling State University President Frank G. Pogue told an audience of students, faculty and staff Thursday though the institution is facing serious financial challenges, there continue to be good...