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Travis Napper, president and CEO of the Ruston Lincoln Convention & Visitors Bureau was installed as president of the Louisiana Association of Convention & Visitors Bureau’s Board of Directors during the association’s January meeting in Thibodaux. “I am honored to be serving LACVB as well as the statewide convention and visitor industry,” Napper said. “This organization plays a vital role in connecting travel industry organizations throughout the state and helping them work together to attract convention and tourism business. I look forward to working with my fellow board members to...

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01/23/2017
Travis Napper, president and CEO of the Ruston Lincoln Convention & Visitors Bureau was installed as president of the Louisiana Association of Convention & Visitors Bureau’s Board of...
01/23/2017
For many business professionals, the opportunity to return to college to obtain a master’s degree is hindered by work schedules. But with the introduction of Louisiana Tech College of Business’s...
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01/23/2017
The Lincoln Parish school system will look into several new opportunities opened after the schools district was declared unitary, school Superintendent Mike Milstead said Friday. Those opportunities...
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01/21/2017
The Lincoln Parish school system will maintain student diversity balance despite no longer being under the watchful eye of the United States Department of Justice, school Superintendent Mike Milstead...
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01/21/2017
When a community like Lincoln Parish continues to support one local businessman’s ventures, he feels it necessary to give back to the community. Don Robertson, co-owner of Jim Taylor Ford and founder...
01/21/2017
Chastain Wardlaw, returns to Lincoln Parish and has joined Bank of Ruston as Vice President, Business Development. Wardlaw, a Louisiana Tech University graduate with a Masters Degree in Liberal...
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01/21/2017
Honor Roll Second Nine Weeks Principal’s List: First grade: Passion Augustus, Eian Cripps, Hannah Daulton, Brayden Hollins, Avery Magee, Naomi Smith, Jermyia Williams, Joli Williams, Eren Wilson...
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01/20/2017
Ruston businessman Trott Hunt and Sue Martin, co-founder of a local animal rescue agency, were recognized as the Ruston-Lincoln Chamber of Commerce Robert E. Russ Award recipient and Ruston Rotary...
01/20/2017
A district judge has denied former parish fire Chief Dennis Ford’s claims that he’s owed comp time and post-retirement health insurance coverage stemming from his 10 years as head of the Lincoln...
01/20/2017
Louisiana’s Bond Commission has unanimously approved Ruston’s request to issue up to $34 million in sales tax incremental revenue bonds for transportation projects in the tax incremental district....