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The Ruston Cultural District Board of Directors recently stated that the “Bulldog Project,” which was originally set to be released in early 2018, has been postponed. “Due to unforeseen circumstances the unveiling of the project will now be in September 2018,” said Ruston Main Street Director Haley Perot. “The statues were specifically selected to be a bulldog to show the unity of the city and university in Ruston — home of the Louisiana Tech Bulldogs. “In our efforts to stay true to the original goal of this project, the unveiling will coincide with the start of the fall quarter at...

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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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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...
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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...
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11/26/2014
Christian Community Action doesn’t just provide those in emergency situations with canned food items. CCA Director Stephanie Mitchell said the center provides food, clothing, pays utilities, fills...
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Within the next few weeks, Ruston native Trent Dion Soto hopes to hear a decision from Sundance — or one of a number of other prestigious film festivals — about whether his documentary “Among the...