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The Ruston Rotary Club contributed $1,000 toward the Lincoln Rotary Club’s summer food drive for Christian Community Action, a nonprofit organization that helps feed local families. Ruston Rotary donated its money from several fundraisers including its annual catfish fry. Pictured with the check are, from left, Chris Turner, Super 1 Foods store director; Diane Hunter, Ruston Rotary; Stephanie Matthews, CCA director; Tyler Storms, Lincoln Rotary member; and Melodye Turner, Ruston Rotary; donating the check.

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07/08/2017
Ruston’s Board of Aldermen will be asked Monday to approve a consulting contract with a company headed by a former director of the city’s parks and recreation department. The board meets at 5:30 p.m...
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07/08/2017
Of the more than 47,000 individuals who live in Lincoln Parish, roughly 25 percent are impoverished, according to Census Bureau data. “I know the hunger issue in Lincoln Parish is very real and we...
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07/08/2017
Veteran reporter Nancy Bergeron has been named managing editor of the Ruston Daily Leader. Bergeron’s 42-year career including previous stints at the Daily Leader, The (Monroe) News Star, The (...
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07/08/2017
The Ruston-Lincoln Chamber of Commerce held a ribbon cutting ceremony on May 23 to celebrate the new location of Shear Heaven Salon & Spa. Shear Heaven offers men, women, & children’s...
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07/08/2017
The Ruston-Lincoln Chamber of Commerce held a ribbon cutting ceremony for Red River Roofing on May 25, 2017. Red River Roofing offers full service commercial, residential, & flat roof repair...
07/07/2017
Grambling mayor Ed Jones said he has put in a second request Thursday with Lamar Advertising Company to see a design that will replace the Ruston Lincoln Convention and Visitors Bureau logo with the...
07/07/2017
It took Ruston’s Planning and Zoning Commission less than 15 minutes Thursday night to forward to the Board of Aldermen 17 proposed amendments to the city’s zoning code. The revisions are part of the...
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07/07/2017
Tyler Garrett watches the baby ducks and chickens as they move around their box at the petting zoo hosted by the Lincoln Parish Library Thursday. The petting zoo was set up by Heaven’s Mini Blessings...
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07/07/2017
A man wanted in connection with a Jackson, Mississippi, murder and his suspected accomplice were arrested Thursday night at a Lincoln Parish mobile home park. Johnny Ray Wilson, 25, and J’Marcus...
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07/06/2017
For the 22nd year in a row, the Lincoln Parish School Board was awarded the Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting for its comprehensive annual financial report by the...