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Tuesday, January 16, 2018 - 2:15pm
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Travel in Lincoln Parish came to a near grinding halt today after the first winter storm of 2018 spread a wintery mix, following by an inch or more of snow across the area. Parish public and private schools, along with Louisiana Tech, Grambling State and the Ruston campus of Delta Community College were also closed today and will be closed again Wednesday. The parish is under a hard freeze warning from 8 p.m. today until 10 a.m. Wednesday. Overnight temperatures are expected to drop to around 13 degrees, causing wind chills values as low as 5 degrees, according to the National Weather...

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11/29/2014
Freshman running back Jarred Craft (22) scored on this 58-yard touchdown run to help lead Louisiana Tech past Rice and earn a berth in the Conference USA championship game Saturday. The Bulldogs...
11/29/2014
Ruston electric utility customers could see a slight decrease in their bills beginning in July if the Board of Aldermen approves a contract to purchase power from Constellation Energy Resources. A...
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11/29/2014
Lincoln Parish residents have the opportunity to help local children find something special under the Christmas tree through the annual Toys for Tots drive. Boxes are now out at various locations...
11/29/2014
Statistics show if just half the American employed population spent $50 each month in locally-owned independent businesses, it would generate more than $42.6 billion in revenue. The Ruston-Lincoln...
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11/29/2014
A reception honoring retiring Ruston Mayor Dan Hollingsworth will be held at 4 p.m. Tuesday at the Ruston Civic Center. The event, hosted by city employees, is open to the public. Hollingsworth...
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11/28/2014
The 11th annual Holiday Art Exhibit will kick off Tuesday at the Bank of Ruston’s location downtown. The exhibit will showcase two Ruston-based artists — Hooshang Khorasani and Dianne Springer. The...
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11/28/2014
The Ruston Fire Department responded to a fire with flames showing from the second floor of an abandoned funeral home on West Line Avenue at approximately 6:15 a.m. today. The fire reportedly took...
11/28/2014
Recent rankings and reports show that the State of Louisiana has become fertile soil for companies and industries looking to expand their operations and seeking talent that can lead their...
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11/27/2014
A Grambling man was arrested Tuesday night when a police officer stopped a vehicle without license plate lights. According to the affidavit, the Ruston Police Department officer was stationed at...
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11/27/2014
Louisiana Tech University knows the Christmas season has officially started when the Department of Agricultural Sciences holds its annual Poinsettia Show and Auction set for Tuesday at Squire Creek...