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Despite first-year numbers lower than what he had hoped, Ruston’s venture into curbside recycling has still been “extremely successful,” Mayor Ronny Walker said. Twelve months after the city started the program in January 2017, 742 households and approximately 300 small businesses are participating, according to statistics compiled by city. Of those households, 612 are inside the city limits and 130 outside the city. Ruston offers recycling within a 3-mile radius of the city limits. As of December, just over 230 tons of items that otherwise would have gone to the parish landfill had been...

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11/10/2014
Dr. Phillip Rozeman, one of Louisiana’s most highly regarded and respected cardiologists and the founder of the Alliance for Education, Education’s Next Horizon, and the Shreveport-Bossier Business...
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11/09/2014
The suspect in a shooting that occurred near Louisiana Tech University Saturday morning is still at large. Text message notifications began being sent shortly after the 2 a.m. shooting took place. In...
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11/09/2014
First Lady of Louisiana Supriya Jindal met with students and faculty at Dubach School Friday to help them decorate Christmas ornaments to be displayed on the National Christmas Tree in Washington D.C...
11/09/2014
Individuals impersonating the Internal Revenue Service have targeted not only Lincoln Parish residents, but residents in Texas and Arkansas in a scam to collect money. According to reports, the scam...
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11/09/2014
Editor’s Note: This is the second in a series of articles to be published by the Daily Leader concerning expediting the judicial process in Lincoln Parish. By Briana Arrington briana@rustonleader.com...
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11/08/2014
Above: Ruston Wellness and Compounding Pharmacy ribbon-cutting ceremony and Open House were held on Oct. 2. Many friends came by and shared laughs, congratulations and got to know more about the shop...
11/08/2014
The Bank of Ruston was named as one of the Top 200 healthiest banks in a recent evaluation by DepositAccounts.com. Each year DepositAccounts.com evaluates the financial health of every federally...
11/08/2014
Community Trust Bank has been named one of the top three Best Banks to Work For in 2014 by American Banker magazine in the three to ten billion dollar range. The program, which was initiated in 2013...
11/08/2014
Kindergarten This October has been busy for the Glen View Kindergarteners. Earlier this month the Ruston Fire Department came to visit the children. We learned about fire safety and the job duties...
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11/08/2014
Students enrolled in improvisation and advanced improvisation at the Louisiana School for Math, Science, and the Arts took time out of their class to take a picture with Robert Harling, author of “...