The Ruston Lincoln Parish Convention & Visitors Bureau is proud to announce the 2016 recipient of the Lincoln Parish Hospitality Award is Joshua Mitchell, owner of Jodami Design and creator of Ruston Makers Fair and Railroad Makers and Music Festival.
“We’re thrilled to be able to present this award to Josh,” said Travis Napper, CVB President/CEO. “Not only is it well-deserved for the work he’s already done, but we’re certain his success and direct impact on our area is only just beginning.”
A 19-year-old male was arrested for aggravated assault and carrying a weapon on school transportation yesterday afternoon, following an incident that resulted in a 911 call.
According to reports, Demarcus Dewayne Mattox, of 102 Terrill, tried provoking a fight with others on the bus, when the bus driver pulled over and removed Mattox from the bus. Mattox then allegedly pulled a knife and began hitting the bus.
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 Ruston Gun, Knife and Coin Show.
Items available for purchase include various guns, knives and collectables for sale and trade, coins, duck calls, outdoor apparel, shooting accessories and other items during the two-day event.
Wade Hanks, event coordinator, said this event is sure to impress.