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Christian Community Action received 11,131 canned food items by the Rotary of Lincoln during its annual Summer Food Drive for 2017 — surpassing its goal by 1,131 cans. The nonprofit organization that meets the needs of emergency or crisis events for Lincoln Parish families collaborates with the morning civic club each year to gather donations and help replenish their food pantry after summer months. The local community helped Rotary reach its goal by purchasing canned food items at the local Super 1 Foods store to donate as well as local organizations and businesses contributing more than $1,...

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07/25/2017
With summer almost over, and school just around the corner, the Domestic Abuse Resistance Team and The Well Ministries have come together to help families in need with school supplies.
07/25/2017
The city of Ruston wants to hear from its citizens. The city has a new 19-question online public opinion survey seeking input on city services, downtown, active transportation and recycling. The...
07/24/2017
FARMERVILLE — A Monroe man was killed Sunday when the single-engine aircraft he was piloting crashed into Lake D’Arbonne. Union Parish Sheriff Dusty Gates said the Federal Aviation Administration...
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07/24/2017
Most residents who drive by the Lincoln Parish Detention Center don’t take a second glance at the large garden in the front of the compound, but that produce saves thousands of tax dollars each year...
07/24/2017
The Ruston Cultural District Board announced this morning the artists who will be a part of the Bulldog Project.
07/22/2017
A lack of attendance caused by Tropical Depression Cindy and a last-minute decision to reduce admission prices are the reasons the Ruston-Lincoln Chamber of Commerce losing money on the 2017...
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07/22/2017
In 1953, Billy Ray Pesnell was selected to serve as the Future Farmers of America state president — 64 years later, it’s Isabel Oakley’s turn. While Pesnell, now a Shreveport attorney, doesn’t...
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07/22/2017
A Grambling State University alumna has been named Dallas’ first female police chief. Ulysha Renee Hall, a 1994 GSU graduate, will leave her position as deputy chief of her hometown Detroit to take...
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07/22/2017
Aubrey Marie Summersgill, left in photo at top, was crowned Miss Princess Peach 2018 on Saturday in the annual festival pageant. With her are Dixie Gem Peach Outstanding Teen Gracie Reichman, center...
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07/21/2017
With the summer months almost over, James Ramsaur, director of the Lincoln Parish Park, is looking to make some improvements to the amenities offered at the park. Among those improvements are the...