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The director of a Ruston animal rescue agency is free on bond after being arrested Saturday following an incident involving her former daughter in law. Suellyn Martin, 69, of 908 Pea Ridge Road, was charged with unauthorized entry of an inhabited dwelling and simple battery. Martin is the director of and one of the founders of 4 Paws Rescue. According to the arrest report, Martin forced her way into her ex-daughter-in-law’s residence, and after exchanging words with her, slapped her once and attempted to do so again. During subsequent questioning by sheriff’s deputies, Martin admitted to the...

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10/28/2014
The Ruston-based Louisiana United Methodist Children and Family Services has corrected two areas of audit deficiency dating back to 2011 and received a clean opinion for 2013, the Louisiana...
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10/28/2014
Some of the best and brightest to ever earn a diploma from Louisiana Tech University will be celebrated as part of Homecoming 2014 during the annual Alumni Awards Luncheon at noon Friday in the...
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10/28/2014
After running a similar clinic for the past 13 years in Jonesboro, Ruston resident Jerry Yarborough recently decided to open up shop in Ruston. Yarborough, owner of PT Plus, has more than 20 years of...
10/28/2014
Editor’s Note: Louisiana voters will be asked to decide on 14 proposed amendments to the Louisiana Constitution on the Nov. 4 ballot. The Leader will be running a series of articles provided by the...
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10/27/2014
More than 650 adults and children came out Saturday to the eighth annual Hot Halloween, which was hosted by the Ruston Fire Department. On hand were Louisiana Tech University nursing students and...
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10/27/2014
Editor’s Note: This is the first in a series of articles to be published by the Daily Leader concerning expediting of judicial process in Lincoln Parish.
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10/27/2014
The search continues for a Ruston man charged with attempted murder in the Oct. 17 shooting of another man. Keon Mayfield, 30, whose last known address was on Eastland Avenue, remains at large,...
10/27/2014
Editor’s Note: Louisiana voters will be asked to decide on 14 proposed amendments to the Louisiana Constitution on the Nov. 4 ballot. The Leader will be running a series of articles provided by the...
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10/25/2014
Three Ruston High School teachers and four graduates have been named the RHS Alumni Association’s 2014 Achievement Award recipients. This year’s distinguished educator winners are current teacher,...
10/25/2014
Nearly one in three teens that have been in a dating relationship have experienced sexual abuse, physical abuse or threats of physical harm to a partner or self. Likewise, according to statistics...