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FARMERVILLE — An Alexandria law firm will now represent the Union Parish Police Jury in a suit it has filed against Karl Malone, of Ruston, that is asking 3rd District Court Judge Tommy Rogers to make Malone remove a fence he put up that blocks access to a popular outdoors spot. Until last week, the Police Jury thought staff from 3rd District Attorney John Belton’s office would be representing them at a trial scheduled to start Sept. 28. Belton was granted a motion to recuse his office from representing the jury. On April 26 Rogers signed a motion to recuse after Belton disclosed that an...

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09/18/2014
The Ruston Police Department has arrested four suspects that spawned from two separate incidents. At approximately 1 a.m. Wednesday, officers responded to Walmart for a reported theft, according to a...
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09/18/2014
Two hundred and ninety-eight employees of the Lincoln Parish School District banded together to raise $42,886 in an annual campaign to support the local United Way of Northeast Louisiana office....
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09/18/2014
At approximately 9:30 a.m. today Ruston Police Department responded to a vehicle accident at the intersection of Dan Reneau Drive and Monroe Street. A 2003 Honda Civic driven by Tymetria Hall, 23, of...
09/18/2014
For the second consecutive year, Louisiana Tech University has seen a substantial increase in both the quantity and quality of its 2014 freshman class. According to the university’s fall 2014...
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09/18/2014
Genesis 1:1: in the beginning God created the heavens and the earth. Get on the bus! Our new school year is off to a tremendous start. All of our students had a great time exploring in the school bus...
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09/18/2014
New Tech @ Ruston continued its partnership with the Kinesiology Department in the College of Education at Louisiana Tech University by presenting examples of their Ignite Talks to help the...
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09/17/2014
Shortly after 10 p.m. Tuesday, the Lincoln Parish Sheriff’s Office confirmed the apprehension of the two escapees that fled the Lincoln Parish Detention Center on Saturday. LPSO Public Information...
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09/17/2014
Ruston Chief Deputy Marshal Jim Liner has announced his candidacy for city marshal in the Nov. 4 election. Incumbent Marshal Mike Hilton, who’s held the job for 33 years, is retiring when his term...
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09/17/2014
World War I history buffs are in for a special treat this month as “Ephemera from the War to End All Wars” begins on Sept. 26 in the Rawle Enterprise Center. Attendees to this month’s Historical...
09/17/2014
The main item on the agenda for the Dubach Board of Alderman was a presentation about back flow prevention. John Wolford, with C & L Aqua Professionals, Inc., was on hand to explain the process...