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Wednesday, April 26, 2017 - 11:52am
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Choudrant High School, Cypress Springs Elementary School, I.A. Lewis Elementary School, Hillcrest Elementary School, Simsboro School, BancorpSouth, Beta Sigma Phi Eta Omicron Chapter and First National Bank were all recognized during the ninth annual Adopt-A-School End-Of-Year Celebration and Luncheon Tuesday for accomplishments during the school year. Hillcrest and I.A. Lewis were recognized as 2016-17 Outstanding Education Partners for their contributions and participating in the Adopt-A-School Program, a collaborative initiative between the Ruston-Lincoln Chamber of Commerce and Lincoln...

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04/20/2017
The Ruston Rotary Club has announced the recipients of the April Student of the Month Awards. Each student honoree spoke to the club members about their accomplishments at the April 12 luncheon and...
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04/20/2017
Lincoln Preparatory School recently received $500 for participating in the Adolescent Pre-Diabetes Prevention Program. The program is a grant to Richland Parish Hospital from the Health Resources...
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04/19/2017
The Louisiana Tech University American Society of Civil Engineers Steel Bridge and Concrete Canoe teams won first and second place, respectively, at the 2017 ASCE Deep South Conference held recently...
04/19/2017
At 6:30 p.m. Friday, the Ruston Farmers Market will hold a Farm-to-Fiesta fundraising party at the market building, located at 220 East Mississippi Ave. “The Farm-to-Fiesta event will celebrate the...
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04/18/2017
The suspect in a Sunday night homicide used what investigators now believe was an assumed named, Major Stephen Williams, commander of the Lincoln Parish Sheriff’s Office Criminal Division, said...
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04/18/2017
As residents round the corner of West Louisiana Avenue downtown, they will see a change in scenery at Ruston’s First Baptist Church. Crews are demolishing the church’s old activities building....
04/18/2017
Ruston police have determined no attempted child abduction or battery occurred at the Wal-Mart SuperCenter earlier this month, despite claims by the alleged victim’s mother otherwise. “The...
04/18/2017
The next move toward preliminary approval of a planned unit development that could mean more housing near Louisiana Tech University is up to Ruston’s Board of Aldermen. The city’s Planning and Zoning...
04/17/2017
Louisiana Tech University’s Division of Nursing has been tabbed as the state’s top undergraduate degree program. The award was presented during the 16th Annual Nightingale Awards Gala honoring...
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04/17/2017
After nearly 40 of service to the community, Backus True Value is closing its doors. Owner Jody Backus said that while the company has had the pleasure of serving Lincoln Parish in the hardware,...