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Ruston residents have the opportunity to show their support for local law enforcement agencies and each other during an All Lives Matter rally set for 6:30 p.m. July 31 at the Lincoln Parish Library Events Center. The rally is sponsored by the city of Ruston and is the idea of District 2 Alderwoman Angela Mayfield and Shonta Kelly. “It started just looking at Facebook and the various things that are going on in country, the killings and things that are senseless,” Kelly said. She said she doesn’t want the violence to spread to Ruston and believes the way to keep that from happening is for...

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06/29/2016
Leon Sanders has been appointed to handle operations by the University of Louisiana System at Grambling State University beginning Friday. GSU’s vice president of finance and administration will take...
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06/29/2016
Paige Volentine Family Dentistry’s float, pictured above, won first place for best design during the Louisiana Peach Festival’s “A Peach of My Heart” parade float contest. Second place went to the...
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06/29/2016
Paige Volentine Family Dentistry’s float, pictured above, won first place for best design during the Louisiana Peach Festival’s “A Peach of My Heart” parade float contest. Second place went to the...
06/29/2016
The Lincoln Parish Police Jury has approved the 2015 audit report for both itself and the Humanitarian Enterprises of Lincoln Parish. William R. Hulsey, certified public accountant, reviewed the...
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06/28/2016
Jonathan Gunasekaran placed second runner up out of 39 at the 2016 National You Be The Chemist Challenge in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The I.A. Lewis sixth grader received a $2,500 scholarship and a...
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06/28/2016
Minden’s Joel Pharr, 19 months, gives a smile and a wave to a roaming dinosaur as his mother Amy Metzger looks on Friday during the 66th annual Louisiana Peach Festival.
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06/28/2016
William Green, professor of agricultural sciences and interim director of the School of Agricultural Sciences and Forestry at Louisiana Tech University, will assume permanent leadership of the unit...
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06/27/2016
MONROE (AP) — A 22-year-old classical piano player from Choudrant has been named Miss Louisiana. Justine Ker won the crown during the Saturday finals held at the Monroe Civic Center. Ker is a student...
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06/27/2016
Top photo: Caylan “The Ginger Binger” Dowden, left, and Damon “The Destroyer” Serginet, right, gobble peach cobbler during the Louisiana Peach Festival’s first Cobbler Gobbler contest on Saturday....
06/27/2016
The Lincoln Parish Police Jury has called a special meeting to begin at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday in the Policy Jury Meeting Room in the Lincoln Parish Courthouse. The meeting will include a 2015 audit...