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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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10/10/2014
Top: Fireman-in-training Braden carries the hose with some helpers. Middle: The 3-year-old class visits with local firefighters. Bottom: Nyah loves playing in fire safety discovery center.
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10/10/2014
Natchitoches — Students at the Louisiana School for Math, Science and the Arts earned quick cash recently as they were asked randomly to recite the student pledge. If successful, they were presented...
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10/10/2014
Lincoln ACHIEVE recently opened the doors of its new office building with a special Open House for Lincoln Parish educators and community partners.
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10/10/2014
Ruston High School seniors (from left to right) Rachel Hegab, Barrett Moore and Liam Norton were recently named National Merit Commended Students. All three students are ranked in the Top 5 percent...
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10/10/2014
Twenty-five students were “rescued” from an overturned school bus as part of a Waste Isolation Pilot Program and Training Exercise held Thursday morning. Bobby St. John, senior media coordinator for...
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10/10/2014
The Greater Grambling Chamber of Commerce welcomed a room crowded with residents during Thursday night’s political forum. Barbara McIntyre, president of GGCC, opened the evening before introducing...
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10/10/2014
A Grambling woman faces child desertion charges today after her 4-year-old son was discovered standing the in the driveway of a neighbor’s home, barefoot and clad only in a T-shirt and underwear....
10/10/2014
Storms will have to be bad Saturday to rain on the parade of Choudrant’s annual Saturday in the Park, said to event organizers. This year’s event will, for the first time, feature a schoolwide...
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10/10/2014
A total of 250 fifth graders from Ruston Elementary School participated in the “A-maze-ing Water” station during WaterFest 2014 at the Lincoln Parish Park on Thursday. WaterFest continued for Lincoln...
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10/09/2014
Ruston Mayor Dan Hollingsworth has proclaimed October as Lighten Up! Lincoln Month. The proclamation ceremony introduced the Second Annual Lighten Up! Community Health Expo set for from 10 a.m.– 4 p....