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Tuesday, May 23, 2017 - 11:27am
The first of a series of three murals designed to draw attention to downtown Ruston and enhance visitor experiences is finished. The 9-foot-tall by 40-foot-long work is painted on the back wall of the Rainwater Building facing Vienna Street and adjacent to the Federal Building parking lot. The mural is visible to northbound traffic. The mural is a collage of multi-colored geometric shapes, some bearing almost hidden logos and images that represent Ruston. The images were intentionally veiled so that people have to walk up to the mural to spot them. “You’ll see everything from a peach to a...

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04/09/2017
ASSEMBLY OF GOD First Assembly of God “Living in the Spirit” class is at 9:45 a.m. Sundays. Children’s church is at 10:45 a.m. Nursery through age 3 is provided at 10:45 a.m. Sundays, by request on...
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04/09/2017
The Ruston-Lincoln Chamber of Commerce held a ribbon cutting ceremony for Lincoln Builders as the company celebrated their 55th Anniversary in their new offices. Some of Lincoln Builders projects are...
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04/08/2017
Groundbreaking ceremonies will be held at 4 p.m, Monday for the Pisces Bridge for the Medcamps of Louisiana at Camp Alabama in in Sibley. The facility is located at 2090 Hwy. 145. The bridge project...
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04/08/2017
Ernie Stevens with the Military Museum was honored recently by the Ruston Lions Club for his tireless dedication to the museum and its operation. The plaque that Stevens received was symbolic of the...
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04/08/2017
Two Cypress Springs Elementary School staff members have been honored by their peers. Samantha Smith, left, was selected March Teacher Leader of the Month. Smith was chosen by the faculty and staff....
04/07/2017
Louisiana Tech University’s Department of Professional Aviation is celebrating its 50th anniversary with its annual Aviation Festival weekend for aviation students, staff, faculty, alumni and friends...
04/07/2017
Lincoln Parish voters will decide on April 29 whether to renew three parishwide property taxes that generate more than $8 million over a 10-year period for public schools. Early voting for the...
04/06/2017
1950s London. That is the stage the Ruston Community Theatre will set when they open the curtain on “The Mousetrap” at 7 o’clock tonight at the Dixie Center for the Arts. Agatha Christie’s “The...
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04/06/2017
John Huguenard, professor of neurology and neurological sciences at Stanford University and member of Stanford’s Center for Mind, Brain and Computation, will visit Louisiana Tech University on Monday...
04/06/2017
The Seratones, of Shreveport, Louisiana, and Louisiana Soul Revival featuring Doug Duffey, of Monroe, Louisiana, will headline the inaugural Railroad Makers and Music Festival on Saturday in Ruston’s...