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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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12/09/2016
Getting into the holiday spirit is an easy thing when you are having fun, and the Lincoln Parish Library’s Children’s Department will be doing just that in the upcoming weeks. The library will host...
12/09/2016
The city of Ruston has been awarded a second grant toward construction of the Rock Island Greenway walking, running and bicycling path. The new $10,000 PeopleForBikes grant will be used for road...
12/09/2016
Lincoln Parish voters will face a scant ballot Saturday when they go to the polls for the final time in 2016. Polls open at 7 a.m. and close at 8 p.m. Voters must bring photo ID. Only one candidate...
12/08/2016
The Annual Grambling Christmas Parade is Saturday. The parade is scheduled to line up at 10 a.m. at New Rocky Valley Baptist Church, 2155 Martin Luther King Ave. and will begin promptly at 11 a.m....
12/08/2016
Ruston Parks and Recreation has again secured a line directly from the North Pole to Ruston. Santa Claus, Mrs. Claus and their elves will be recording messages for young callers at 255-5414. The...
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12/08/2016
On the fake turf in Louisiana Tech’s otherwise empty Joe Aillet Stadium, his wheelchair toed the goalline on this mid-morning Monday. O.K. “Buddy” Davis, recipient of the 2016 Football Writers...
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12/08/2016
RUSTON ELEMENTARY Third grade news December is here and school is moving right along. Third graders at RES have been busy learning new math skills and reading strategies as well as science and social...
12/07/2016
Parish voters will decide in April the fate of two property tax renewals that generate more than $5 million over 10 years for local schools. The Lincoln Parish School Board on Tuesday unanimously...
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12/07/2016
The skies should be clear and the temperatures cold Thursday evening for Ruston’s annual Christmas parade. The parade begins at 6 p.m. and winds its way through downtown’s winter wonderland before...
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12/06/2016
A. E. Phillips Laboratory School at Louisiana Tech University is one of the 25 best public schools in the state, according to its School Performance Score released recently by the Louisiana...