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Tuesday, October 17, 2017 - 11:53am
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It is interesting to get an intimate look into the life of a country music star, but it is even more satisfying to have local talent sharing the same love, and at 6:30 tonight, residents will get to meet that talent at the Lincoln Parish Library Events Center. “We are so fortunate to have Dr. Richard Hood sharing his expertise and personal love of Chet Atkins in a lecture recital,” Sarah Creekmore, administrative assistant at the library said. “This event is free and open to the public, so bring your guitar music fans and enjoy with us.” Hood is a multi-talented artist with a rich musical...

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08/31/2017
With thousands displaced in Hurricane Harvey’s wake, Lincoln Parish is doing its part to help neighbors in need. Carlyn Harbour, general manager of Best Western Plus in Ruston, said this morning the...
08/31/2017
Louisiana State Police have identified the man killed in officer-involved shooting Tuesday with a Lincoln Parish Sheriff’s deputy as Joshua Mark Cloud, 22, of Knoxville, Tennessee. Cloud died after...
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08/31/2017
For 17 year old Allison Elizabeth Gauthreaux, of Dubach, being a senior company dancer for the Twin City Ballet Company, a student of LG Dance Studio in Ruston and a Second Degree Black Belt with the...
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08/30/2017
Gov. John Bel Edwards has tapped Grambling Mayor Edward Jones to serve on the Louisiana Workforce Investment Commission. The appointment was made on Friday, and runs through June 30, 2023. Jones...
08/30/2017
Ruston Mayor Ronny Walker and the city’s fire department polled the highest ratings on a recent online public opinion survey, while the city’s streets scored rock bottom. Results from the voluntary...
08/30/2017
A Lincoln Parish Sheriff’s deputy’s bulletproof vest may have saved his life Tuesday during a shootout that left the suspect dead. The incident occurred around noon after Deputy Kyle Luker attempted...
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08/29/2017
Like hundreds of thousands of others in the Gulf Coast region 12 years ago today, Ruston residents Dr. J. Roman and Jennifer Farrar lives would change forever. While Roman Farrar was working to...
08/29/2017
Hurry up and wait, Day 2. That’s the situation in which local emergency preparedness officials and disaster responders find themselves again today. They’re still waiting to see what Tropical Storm...
08/29/2017
In 1988, David Abernathy decided to give back to the community and created Rolling Hills Ministries. By 2017, the ministry has helped thousands of people all over the country. It all began with...
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08/28/2017
Hurry up and wait. That’s the situation Lincoln Parish is in today as Tropical Storm Harvey continues to dump rain on Texas and begins its trek into Louisiana. “What (rain) we’re getting right now...