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10/30/2020 - 12:00am
Four men have been arrested for allegedly possessing methamphetamine with the intent to distribute and creating counterfeit U.S. currency. Agents with LPNET, along with deputies from the Lincoln Parish Sheriff ’s Office and officers with the Ruston...


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Ruston High School swept the District 2-5A cross country championships held Tuesday at Lincoln Parish Park. Senior Dyllon Nimmers (above) was the top individual finisher on the boys’ side while sophomore Lily Garrett (below foreground) placed first in the girls competition with teammate Marina Givens (below, behind Garrett) following in second place.

10/30/2020 - 12:00am
Ruston High School’s cross country teams made it a clean sweep of District 2-5A Tuesday, taking both the boys and girls titles at the district championships held at Lincoln Parish Park. The Bearcats also took top honors in individual finishes, with...


Everyone has his own political measuring stick
10/30/2020 - 12:00am
As election season is finally, mercifully, about to come to a close, I find myself thinking about the myriad of different ways people view the voting process. For some, turning out to vote, regardless of the items on the table, is a matter of...


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10/28/2020 - 12:00am
Donald Wayne Barmore, 73, known as “Donnie,” “Coach,” or “Boach,” passed away peacefully early in the morning on Monday, October 26, 2020. Donnie devoted his adult life to educating and leading high school and college students, beginning his...