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Shooting suspect sought by police


02/22/2020 - 12:00am
Ruston police are asking for the public’s help in locating a suspect wanted in connection with the shooting death of a Grambling man at a private party on Jan. 19. A warrant for second-degree murder has been issued for Howard Demartae Jackson, of...


Lincoln Prep girls oust Oak Grove

Lincoln Preparatory School’s CeCe Evans totaled six points during Thursday night’s 53-31 Class 1A girls playoffs win over Oak Grove. Photo by TONY VALENTINO

02/22/2020 - 12:00am
GRAMBLING — Auniyah Rhone led the way for Lincoln Preparatory School with 19 points Thursday night in the Lady Panthers’ 53-31 Class 1A girls playoff win over Oak Grove at the Fredrick C. Hobdy Assembly Center. Rhone also totaled three rebounds, two...


02/22/2020 - 12:00am
For those who have served in the U.S. military in the past or present, the Ruston Daily Leader needs you. The Daily Leader is currently seeking and accepting pictures of Lincoln Parish armed forces members who have served either past or present,...


02/21/2020 - 12:00am
Funeral Services for Ollie Rhodes, 68, will be held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 22, 2020, at the Memorial Funeral Home Chapel in Arcadia. Interment will immediately follow at the Shiloh Cemetery. Services are entrusted to Memorial Funeral Home,...