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Tuesday, October 17, 2017 - 11:53am
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It is interesting to get an intimate look into the life of a country music star, but it is even more satisfying to have local talent sharing the same love, and at 6:30 tonight, residents will get to meet that talent at the Lincoln Parish Library Events Center. “We are so fortunate to have Dr. Richard Hood sharing his expertise and personal love of Chet Atkins in a lecture recital,” Sarah Creekmore, administrative assistant at the library said. “This event is free and open to the public, so bring your guitar music fans and enjoy with us.” Hood is a multi-talented artist with a rich musical...

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10/07/2017
Columbus Day is observed on Monday. And while it may be true that Leif Erikson and the Vikings beat Columbus to the New World, Columbus Day nonetheless remains important in the public eye,...
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10/06/2017
“Not all heroes wear capes.” That was the theme of seventh annual Wiggin’ Out Gala held Thursday evening at the Davison Athletics Complex. The organization was celebrating its seventh year of helping...
10/06/2017
Lincoln Parish residents will have the opportunity to discuss the state of education with four of the parish’s highest education officials during an education town hall meeting hosted by the Ruston-...
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10/05/2017
At 7 o’clock tonight, the curtain will rise on Ruston Community Theatre’s production of “Arsenic and Old Lace” at the Dixie Center for the Arts. “The farcical black comedy is set in 1941 in Brooklyn...
10/05/2017
Local residents have the opportunity to mix and mingle with Lincoln Parish Sheriff’s Office personnel plus learn how to make their homes and neighborhoods safer during the National Night Out...
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10/05/2017
Two Louisiana national guardsmen stood outside of Rolling Hills Ministries watching as pallets of supplies were loaded into their truck, ready to go to Puerto Rico. The supplies are tangible evidence...
10/05/2017
A Lincoln Parish man who shot a former coworker seven times and stabbed her another 35 times during an armed robbery has been sentenced to a total of 110 years in prison. Steven Hardyway, 25, was...
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10/04/2017
Everyone has a story. For some, their story involves romance and happy times, and for others, their story is one of overcoming adversity. Shane Sumlin is no different. Sumlin is a Ruston native who...
10/04/2017
The Lincoln Parish School Board unanimously approved a health- care proposal that would place more burden of the cost on employees and retirees under the plan. In addition to the health care proposal...
10/03/2017
It took Ruston’s Board of Aldermen less than 25 minutes Monday night to tend to an agenda that included postponing levying a half-cent sales tax in the city’s new tax incremental financing district...