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Local students GiGi Daughtry, 11, Jason Willis, 13, and Blake Rhymes and local teachers Paige Harvey, Sunny Mitchell, Roxanne Holton and Chris Cavin were all recognized as students and teachers of the year. The students and teachers were recognized Monday during the 10th annual Lincoln Parish Schools Student and Teacher of the Year Awards Gala for their contributions in Lincoln Parish classrooms. GiGi, a fifth grader from A.E. Phillips Laboratory School, is an honor roll student who achieved both advanced and mastery scores on both math and English language arts standardized tests. However,...

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12/02/2014
Just after 8 a.m. today sirens were heard throughout downtown Ruston as the Ruston Fire Department responded to the Lincoln Parish Courthouse for suspected smoke on the third floor of the building....
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12/01/2014
What began as an at-home business has quickly developed into something larger than Josh Franklin has originally planned. Franklin, owner of BRG Gun Parts and Ammo, said once he’d gotten his federal...
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12/01/2014
A Chatham man remains in jail and his girlfriend out on bond following a weekend incident during which the pair allegedly beat the woman’s 14-year-old daughter. Police reports say Wynona Lavelle...
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12/01/2014
It’s going to “A Blue Christmas” in Ruston. The seasonal song made famous by Elvis Presley is the theme of this year’s Christmas parade. The parade, sponsored by JPS Equipment Rental and coordinated...
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12/01/2014
The Boys and Girls of North Central Louisiana recently received a donation from AT&T in support of ongoing club programming. Pictured from left to right are Louisiana state Sen. Rick Gallot,...
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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...