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In order to make up the approximately $50,000 lost during this year’s Louisiana Peach Festival, the Ruston-Lincoln Chamber of Commerce has taken over and created several events for the month of December. The Chamber will continue its annual #ShopRuston campaign event 12 Days of Christmas Shopping, but will also takeover the annual Lincoln Lights Up the Pines event and the annual Ruston Christmas Parade, said Chamber president Judy Copeland. In addition to taking over those events, the Chamber will also add the first Battle for the Paddle Chili Cook Off. Earlier this year, Chamber officials...

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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....
10/09/2014
Ruston High School is asking the Lincoln Parish community to commit to safe driving during the State Farm Celebrate My Drive event Wednesday through Oct. 24. “Learning to drive is a big step in life...
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10/09/2014
Additions such as a garden and now a greenhouse have been made to the Lincoln Parish Detention Center. In February, Warden Jim Tuten and LPDC ventured into the gardening world, and since then they...
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10/09/2014
The Aggies are off to a great start of the 2014-15 school year. Choudrant High welcomes three new teachers: Mrs. Angelica Hale, Spanish teacher, Mrs. Heather Causey, special education teacher and Mrs...
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10/09/2014
Cathi Cox-Boniol, Lincoln ACHIEVE Coordinator, was recently among a group of national stakeholders brought together in Washington D.C. by The Chemical Educational Foundation (CEF). Part of a series...