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Saturday, April 29, 2017 - 11:08pm
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About 150 people, chanting and carrying signs expressing concern for the Earth, marched from the Lincoln Parish Courthouse to Railroad Park and back Saturday as part of a local rally protesting an anticipated move by the federal government to weaken existing environmental protection regulations. “I’m a grandfather who’s concerned about the future of the planet my grandchildren are going to inherit,” Johnny Armstrong, of Ruston, told the citizen-organized People’s Climate Rally. “It would be immoral for us to not do what we can do for the good of our grandchildren’s home,” Armstrong said. “For...

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05/22/2014
During Wednesday night’s regularly scheduled meeting, Ruston resident and retired CPA John Sachs told the Lincoln Parish Library Board of Control it would be taking money out of the parish by...
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05/22/2014
At 3 p.m. Friday, MedCamps of Louisiana and the Louisiana Tech School of Architecture’s Design Build program will dedicate the Larkin Gibbs Memorial Pavilion and Garden at Camp Alabama in Choudrant...
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05/22/2014
John Belton, a candidate for 3rd Judicial District Attorney, and his wife Alana, issued a statement this week to dispel the rumor that they moved their son to West Monroe to play football.
05/22/2014
On Saturday morning, Ruston residents are being asked to tie on their walking shoes for a good cause. Then, they can tie on their bibs to enjoy a good meal. The Louisiana Teen Challenge Statewide...
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05/22/2014
For the students in Glen View Elementary School’s second grade Advanced Learning Academy, their 2014 Lemonade Day Project was nothing but a sweet treat. Utilizing the “How to Make Lemonade” book...
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05/22/2014
Ruston High School and New Tech @ Ruston 2014 graduate Chandler Haddox was the first ever recipient of the Tom and Cathi Cox Boniol New Tech Scholarship. Presented during the NT@R Graduation...
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05/22/2014
For the seventh year, Lincoln ACHIEVE and the Association of Professional Educators of Louisiana (A+PEL) from Louisiana Tech University’s College of Education have partnered to help foster a love of...
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05/21/2014
This Memorial Day, while some will be grilling burgers in their backyards or enjoying a weekend away, there will be a special group at Crossfit Ruston, honoring one of those who has fallen in action...
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05/21/2014
The North Central Louisiana Arts Council invites area artists of all ages to participate in the 27th Annual Peach Festival Art Exhibit June 23-28 at the Ruston Civic Center.  Cash and ribbon awards...
05/21/2014
An early morning fire today resulted in minor damage to the porch and living room of a residence located at 1401 McAllister, Lot 6. Units from Lincoln Parish Fire Protection District No. 1 arrived at...