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GRAMBLING — Six local citizens and two banks will be honored at the Greater Grambling Chamber of Commerce Annual Community Contributions Banquet on Oct. 12 at the Ruston Civic Center. The evening begins at 6 p.m. with a wine and cheese reception and a silent auction followed by the banquet at 7 p.m. Individual tickets are $30 and tables seating eight are $210. “This is an opportunity to recognize individuals and organizations who consistently contribute to the betterment of the Grambling community,” said Reginald Owens, chamber president. “Quite frankly, I am talking about money and/or...

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09/11/2014
Kip Franklin spends his days planning for things he hopes never happen. As director of the Lincoln Parish Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Preparedness, it’s Franklin’s job to make sure...
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09/11/2014
A.E. Phillips has held a ceremony on 9/11 for the past 12 years to honor and remember the people who lost their lives during the terrorist attack on Washington D.C. and New York City on Sept. 11,...
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09/11/2014
Some of Ruston’s Section 8 housing tenants may find themselves having to pay for an extra bedroom or move to a smaller unit. The city’s board of aldermen on Monday approved a recommendation from the...
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09/11/2014
The Raffle quilt for the Louisiana Chicken Festival is ready. Tickets are $1 each or six for $5 and may be purchased at the Dubach Restoration and Beautification Office in Dubach or from local...
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09/11/2014
The annual Lincoln Parish Career Night for all high school juniors and seniors from Jackson and Lincoln Parishes was held Tuesday afternoon in the student center at Louisiana Tech University. “I am...
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09/11/2014
Students right are in our Junior and Senior Classes and are taking advantage of the Dual Enrollment Classes offered at Bethel Christian School through Louisiana Tech University, University of...
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09/11/2014
A Word from Ms. Hilton: Thank you to our parents and students for a wonderful start to the 2014 school year! Remember, our cookie dough sale ends Sept. 16 and T-shirt sales end Sept. 19. Please be...
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09/10/2014
On Tuesday afternoon, Ruston Police and Ruston Fire departments responded to a vehicle crash close to the intersection of the southbound lane of U.S. Highway 167 and West Georgia Avenue. According to...
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09/10/2014
The Lincoln Parish Police Jury has approved putting warning signals and stop signs at the intersection of Louisiana Highways 33 and 821 (Frazier Road) per a recommendation by the state Department of...
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09/10/2014
The National Merit Scholarship Corporation announced today that three Lincoln Parish high school seniors have been named semifinalists in the 60th annual National Merit Scholarship Program. Hannah...