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Wednesday, December 13, 2017 - 12:49pm
The Lincoln Parish Police Jury’s Public Works Committee approved the 2018-2020 Capital Improvement Program plans to be submitted for discussion at the January jury meeting. That vote was a number of initiatives the jury took during their regularly scheduled monthly meeting Tuesday, which included approving the 2018 budget. The Public Works Committee approved the program that has planned projects in various street and road improvements and renovations for the next three years. More than $1.8 million is the total estimated cost of projects during the 2018 year if the jury were to approve the...

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12/06/2017
The Bank of Ruston hosted its annual Holiday Art Show reception Tuesday at their downtown location. The display will be available for viewing for the entire month. This year, the show is honoring the...
12/06/2017
The Lincoln Parish School Board on Tuesday unanimously approved the proposed corporal punishment revision polices for the school system after tabling the item during their November meeting. Tuesday’s...
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12/05/2017
A Ruston High School student remains hospitalized in Dallas today after collapsing and having to be resuscitated during a Saturday soccer match against Airline at Bossier City’s Tinsley Park. RHS...
12/05/2017
It took Ruston’s Board of Aldermen only 12 minutes Monday night to work their way through a short agenda that included board authorization of a pre-loan application that could mean more Moving Ruston...
12/05/2017
SIMSBORO — Aldermen were asked to consider supporting a 1.25 percent tax during their regular meeting Monday. Last year, the residents of Simsboro voted down a 1.25 percent sales tax. With 305...
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12/05/2017
GRAMBLING — Grambling residents will celebrate Christmas spirit with gifts, fruits and candies during the Grambling Joy Fund’s annual Christmas parade starting at 11 a.m. Saturday. The parade, which...
12/04/2017
Shop local this year as part of the a campaign that gives residents a chance to win prizes and money while they shop. “There are 29 local businesses listed on the Passport. As you visit each one, you...
12/04/2017
The Lincoln Parish School Board will revisit revised policies related to corporal punishment in the school system after tabling a portion of the proposal during November’s board meeting. The policy...
12/04/2017
Ruston residents will continue an annual holiday tradition, but with a few new changes. The 70th annual Ruston “Magical” Christmas parade coordinated for the first time by the Ruston-Lincoln Chamber...
12/03/2017
Ruston’s Board of Aldermen will be asked on Monday to authorize the city to investigate applying for a loan from the state Department of Environmental Quality that, if granted, could stretch some of...