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A mini version of the Hispanic “posadas” Christmas tradition is coming to Ruston. The celebration, which centers around food, fun and family, will be held from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday in Railroad Park. The free event is open to the public and sponsored by Ruston’s Tabernaculo Cristiana Restauracion church. “We would just like to bring back the family together,” Armando Ayala, the church’s pastor, said. The festival will include traditional music, children’s activities and piñatas, Ayala said. Posadas is a pre-Christmas celebration revolving around hospitality. It commemorates the Biblical...

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Residents attempting to overtake a school bus either in the city limits of Ruston or in Lincoln Parish will face hefty fines. James Payton, transportation supervisor for the Lincoln Parish School...
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I.A. Lewis grows in star ratings School principal Shavonne Garner-Price announced to the faculty and students at IAL the exciting news that we had obtained a B rating by the State Department of...
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Honor roll Principal’s List Seventh grade Kathryn Apelgren, Zachary Atkison, Ashton KBarber, Morgan Bean, Baylee Brown, Joy Eddy, Kiley Goff, Grayson Hipp, Joshua Johnston, Morgan Keen, Grace...
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Ruston Nursing and Rehab recognizes Tymeeka Carter, CNA supervisor and assistant activity director for the award she recently received. On Sept. 26, Carter was awarded the title of Louisiana...
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11/14/2014
The Ruston Police Department teamed with Grambling State University Police Department in the arrest of two students who reportedly stole two computers from Walmart on Thursday. According to the...
11/14/2014
Local Lincoln Parish School District employees are receiving their “13th check” just in time for holiday shopping. “We’d been doing it for the same amount for about four years in a row, but this year...
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