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Retiring 3rd Judicial District Court Judge Cynthia Woodard said she will take the time to figure out what her plans are now that she will be stepping down in early 2018. “I will still have a presence in the community, but it is time to spend some time with my family — my children and grandchildren,” she said. “As a judge, you always have to be prepared to be in the area to sign search warrants or emergency custody proceedings. Your presence is always here. I’m still healthy and active and get to do what I want to do. I want to give myself some time to think about what I want to do.” Woodard...

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10/13/2014
Two men were arrested over the weekend in separate cases win which the Ruston Police Department said residents assisted them by calling in tips. Deputy Chief Clint Williams said both incidents were...
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10/13/2014
Pumpkin pie bakers, start perfecting those recipes. A pumpkin pie contest is the newest event in Ruston’s Downtown Howl’oween festivities. Plans for the annual happening, set for Oct. 31, are...
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10/13/2014
Ruston’s Chanley Patterson, the 11-year-old daughter of Charles and Jeanne Patterson, has landed the role of Annie in the Strauss Youth Academy for the Arts production of “Annie.” There are two casts...
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10/11/2014
The fifth annual Outhouse Grand Nationals were held Saturday in Choudrant despite weather conditions. More than eight outhouses entered in this year’s race, with Bowl Movement being named as the...
10/11/2014
Area residents have the opportunity to quiz candidates for the 5th District Congressional seat Monday during a forum sponsored by the North Central Louisiana TEA Party. The forum begins at 6 p.m. at...
10/11/2014
For a long time, residents of Lincoln Parish facing domestic violence had to rely on the kindness of a small band of strangers. For more than three years, Terrie Queen Autrey, who currently serves as...
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10/11/2014
State Superintendent of Schools John White said he always looks forward to discovering something "inspiring, innovative and new" within the folds of the Lincoln Parish education system, which is why...
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10/11/2014
Thomas Earle, general manager of the local Ryan’s, has won the first-ever award General Manager of the Year Award for Ovation Brands. There are 324 stores across the United States and many metrics...
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10/10/2014
Grambling High School Student Council 2014-15 During the month of September, Grambling High School held elections to name the Student Council members for the 2014-15 school year.
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10/10/2014
Top: Fireman-in-training Braden carries the hose with some helpers. Middle: The 3-year-old class visits with local firefighters. Bottom: Nyah loves playing in fire safety discovery center.