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Choudrant High School senior and regional Student of the Year contestant Addison Patton signed a equestrian scholarship with Mississippi College on Friday. Patton, who was born with cerebral palsy, said she is excited at the prospect of being able to ride as she continues her studies to obtain a degree in psychology. “I never imagined I would be here, much less going to school on an equestrian scholarship,” she said. “It’s been a long road, but I’m happy to be able to go to college and continue riding.” Patton, who is currently in the middle of writing a five-part book series titled “...

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03/31/2014
Ruston Police Department notified the Lincoln Parish Narcotics Enforcement Team of an individual having numberous controlled dangerous substances on Friday, which resulted in a distribution arrest....
03/31/2014
Parents who want to look into educational alternatives can visit the Lincoln Parish Library from 6-7:30 p.m. Thursday in the community room for a come and go event hosted by Ruston Christian...
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03/29/2014
Whether residents like eating, sports, music or conversation, there’s a way for everyone in the parish to enjoy themselves and help a good cause this week. The Domestic Abuse Resistance Team’s 14th...
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03/29/2014
Editor’s Note: This is the fifth in a series of stories about women fulfilling nontraditional roles in honor of Women’s History Month. When there is a fire, usually the firefighters who are called...
03/29/2014
Larry Lambert knows what it’s like to fall through the health care crack. Once up a time he had insurance, but then Lambert, a graphic designer for a Ruston T-shirt business, developed diabetes and a...
03/29/2014
Beginning Thursday, the Lincoln Parish Library will serve as the premiere North American location for a new Anne Frank exhibit. Emily Arnold, program coordinator for the library, said everyone is...
03/29/2014
Kansas City, MO ­— The Veterans of Foreign Wars of the U.S. (VFW) is now accepting entries for the 2014-15 VFW Voice of Democracy and Patriot’s Pen scholarship competitions. The announcement comes...
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03/29/2014
The Louisiana Tech University department of kinesiology has continued its award-winning partnership with the Lincoln Parish School District with a new initiative recently introduced to the system.
03/29/2014
Annual mathematics competition Natchitoches — The Department of Math and Computer Science at the Louisiana School for Math, Science, and the Arts will host its 14th annual mathematics competition...
03/29/2014
Principal’s List (4.0 GPA) Seventh Grade Evelyn Adams, Bethany Ates, Kameron Aulds, Justin Holmes, Lena Johnson, Ian Plunkett, Kailey Price and Victoria Shirley. Eighth Grade Nathan Joyne and Anna...