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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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Chad Tingle of Saline showed how great a singer he is with a great old religious classic as he was named Dixie Entertainer of the Year Saturday night at the Dixie Center for the Arts. Tingle’s...
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04/08/2013
Looking to provide bigger and better things for its Lincoln Parish customers, Centric Federal Credit Union is building a new Ruston home. Official groundbreaking was held March 20 to begin...
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04/07/2013
Law enforcement officials kept a police chase across Lincoln Parish from getting out of hand Friday, although three Lincoln Parish Sheriff’s Office vehicles were damaged in the process. Facing...
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04/07/2013
Volunteers hit the streets of Lincoln Parish Saturday to pick up litter and debris as part of the nationwide program The Great American Cleanup.
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04/07/2013
Ruston has lost one of its leading religious lights as Temple Baptist Church Pastor Rick Byargeon passed away Thursday at the age of 55 after a battle with cancer. Visitation will be held from 4-7 p....
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04/07/2013
Area residents can sample a variety of specialties from local eateries while at the same time supporting two nonprofit groups. On Friday, the Russ Town Society, a group devoted to raising money for...
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04/07/2013
There was standing room only Wednesday afternoon as U.S. Sen. David Vitter (R-La.) hosted a town hall meeting in Choudrant’s Village Hall for the general public to attend. Of several controversial...
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04/07/2013
Ribbon cutting ceremonies were held March 26 for CrossFit Ruston, located at 113 Ida Alley on the back side of the Graham Shopping Center. The ceremony was hosted by the Ruston-Lincoln Chamber of...
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04/07/2013
Steve Brennan of Brennan Dodge presents a check to DART Community Advocate, Terrie Queen Autrey. Brennan Dodge is sponsoring a fundraising concert at the Dixie Center on May 11. “From Us To You”, an...
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04/07/2013
Ribbon cutting ceremonies were held April 5 for The Market at Log Cabin. The Market is located inside Log Cabin Mesquite Grill at 1906 Farmerville Hwy. in Ruston. The ceremony was sponsored by the...