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In honor of 40 years of productions, Ruston Community Theatre will present an additional musical this holiday season, “A Christmas Carol,” the musical directed by Dee Alexander and sponsored by the Green Clinic, LLC. The performances will take the stage at the Dixie Center for the Arts Nov. 30 through Dec. 3. Music by Alan Menken and lyrics by Lynn Ahrens breathe new life into the classic story by Charles Dickens. The show is sure to draw a crowd with toe-tapping musical numbers like “Fezziwig’s Annual Christmas Ball” and “Christmas Together.” The story begins on Christmas Eve in Victorian...

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06/26/2017
Leader photos by HEATHER SMALL HAWLEY Top left, Members of Beta Sigma Phi sold peach ice cream at the Ruston Civic Center Saturday as part of Louisiana Peach Festival. Diane Zumwalt, Rosie Bromell...
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06/26/2017
Danny was the manager of the water station for the Bridgewater Badgers, a football team of 10-year old boys. He loved his job and took it seriously. The Bridgewater Badgers football players were...
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06/26/2017
Sunny Mitchell, of Ruston, won the adult grand prize at the Louisiana Peach Festival Cookery contest and Grant Bowling, also of Ruston, won the youth division top prize. Mitchell’s winning entry was...
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06/24/2017
A bakeoff, hosted by Hazel Hunter, was held June 16 at the Grambling City Hall in the community room. Hunter, right, presented the top prize in the bakeoff to Rita Shaw of Sterlington for her peach...
06/23/2017
The Black Poetry Contest, hosted by the Grambling Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Incorporated, was held on June 11 at New Rocky Valley Baptist Church in Grambling. Winners include:...
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06/23/2017
The Louisiana Tech University Foundation recently recieved a $9,875 grant from Claiborne Electric Cooperative’s Operation Round Up program. The grant will be used to purchase equiment for the...
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06/22/2017
Mount Olive Baptist of Grambling Inc., with the Rev. Ronnie Washinton, Pastor, recently held vacation bible school. The theme was, The Faith Run. VBS 2017 Director Deacon Julius Eiland and Assistant...
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06/20/2017
ExxonMobil has donated more than $230,000 to the Louisiana Tech University Foundation as part of ExxonMobil’s Educational Matching Gift Program. ExxonMobil’s Troy O’Laughlin, a 1999 chemical...
06/19/2017
Registration for the 2017-18 school year for students in grades kindergarten through 12 is underway. All new students (except pre-k) need to be registered at the Lincoln Parish School Board Office,...
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06/19/2017
The Grambling City Council, left pic, waves and throws candy to Juenteenth festivalgoers during the annual festival parade in downtown Grambling. Right pic, from left, Miss Little Juneteenth 2017...