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I was a charter member of the North Central Louisiana Arts Council, and signed the original articles of incorporation on the third of June 1987, along with Susan Roach and Charlotte Bailey. Since then I have served on the board, served as vice president, and currently serve as board president. It has been a great pleasure to watch this organization develop and flourish, both in Ruston and in the adjoining parishes it has served. From the very beginning, NCLAC worked closely with Ruston Community Theatre. We carefully considered two possible downtown sites for their potential as gallery...

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11/09/2017
Sgt. Edward “Bubba” Faile, a Ruston Police officer, was the recipient of the October #EverydayExcellence Award. “It began with a Facebook post from Reshon Ford that went viral. Ford, a three-time...
11/09/2017
Pierien hostess Carolyn Russell invited the group to First National Bank’s meeting room for the October meeting. Janice Terry and Sharon Thomas helped her serve delicious pineapple cake amid...
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11/08/2017
Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc. of Grambling State University recently held a food drive and donated 602 food items to Christian Community Action. Among the volunteers were Donavon Travis, Omar Sims...
11/08/2017
The North Central Louisiana Arts Council recently announced an exhibit of paintings by Amanda Roe. In this exhibit the artist takes selfies from her social media accounts and re-imagines them into...
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11/08/2017
Editor’s note: This is part one of a two part series. Veterans Day is a day to remember and reflect on the sacrifices of our military veterans and also to thank them for their service. It is a...
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11/07/2017
The West Wood Hills garden of Mr. and Mrs. Walter Rauser is the Ruston Garden Club’s choice for the November Garden of the Month. This well-tended garden features beautiful old camellia bushes,...
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11/07/2017
Ruston Lions Club “Fifth Tuesday” committee chairperson Alton McKnight recently spoke at the Fifth Tuesday meeting. The “Fifth Tuesday” is recognition of the tradition and pride of Lionism.
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11/07/2017
Eating tricky foods can sometimes be challenging. Fingers or fork? That is the question. Here is a helpful guide.
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11/06/2017
Meet Amadeus. He is male mixed breed around a year old that is looking for his fur-ever home. Amadeus loves kids, other dogs and has a very calm disposition. Come see him and all his furry friends at...
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11/06/2017
Springbok Energy recently donated $20,000 to the Boys and Girls Clubs of North Central Louisiana. The funds will be used to aid their feeding program as well as any other needs the club may have.