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Ruston’s Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 4742 is warning area residents of a scam it has learned of that has been occurring across Ruston in recent months. VFW Post 4742 Commander J.D. Harper said he was reminded of the scam over the weekend as he was attending a state VFW meeting in Baton Rouge. “My wife called and said that there was a man at an interstate exit ramp red light saying that he was collecting money for the local VFW post,” Harper said. “He was asked if he knew J.D. Harper and he just looked at her funny, like ‘who is that and why are you asking?’ “I’ve heard about this happening...

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05/11/2017
More than 105 Ruston High School juniors took the Advance Placement Language and Composition exam Wednesday — the largest number of students taking an AP exam in the history of the school. The...
05/11/2017
The Louisiana Attorney General will handle prosecuting a suit filed by the Union Parish Police Jury against Karl Malone over access to a popular recreational site. Third District Court Judge Tommy...
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05/11/2017
Sunrise Kiwanis Club, a long-time and award-winning partner with the Lincoln Parish School District, recently wrapped up its annual literacy program held at the Lincoln Parish Early Childhood Center...
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05/11/2017
Ruston’s Rotary Club recently wrapped up the 2016-17 Student of the Year program by presenting its annual scholarship awards.
05/10/2017
Grab a trash bag and your used electronics. It’s time to clean up around Ruston. Two events are scheduled on Saturday to allow residents not only to get rid of their old computers and accessories,...
05/10/2017
There was standing room only during the Lincoln Parish Police Jury meeting Tuesday evening as the jurors killed an ordinance that would allow alcohol to be possessed or consumed at Lincoln Hall, a...
05/09/2017
Ruston Community Theatre recently announced auditions for it’s upcoming summer musical, Rodgers and Hammerstein’s “South Pacific.” James Michener’s Pulitzer Prize-winning collection of short stories...
05/09/2017
If one were to take a drive to the Lincoln Parish Park they would notice that the lake is a little lower than usual — in fact, it’s about 30 million gallons lower. The Lincoln Parish Police Jury,...
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05/08/2017
Bank of Ruston’s Patricia Murad serves Ruston firefighter Cade Griswald during the bank’s annual First Responder Appreciation Day on Friday. The celebration was held throughout the day and honored...
05/08/2017
Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards will serve as the keynote speaker for Louisiana Tech University’s spring commencement ceremony at 10 a.m. May 20 at the Thomas Assembly Center.