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Nine months ago, when the Rev. Ryan Ford was named director of the United Methodist Wesley Foundation campus ministry at Louisiana Tech University, he brought with him the hope that someday the ministry could make small-scale and sustainable farming part of its discipleship. Ford never imagined it would happen so soon. Three weeks ago, the Wesley Foundation entered into partnership with the city of Ruston on a community gardening project that supporters say can help revitalize part of the city, produce healthy food, be educational and bear witness to God’s kingdom. Ruston’s Board of Aldermen...

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04/15/2014
According to the Domestic Abuse Resistance Team, one out of four couples will experience domestic violence at some point in their relationship. But there are two centers in Ruston that are here to...
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04/15/2014
Louisiana Tech University’s award-winning eco-marathon team will return to national competition, April 25-27 in the Shell Eco-marathon Americas competition in Houston, with a new student-designed...
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04/14/2014
Steele Moegle, an associate professor of music and head of the Piano Studios at Louisiana Tech University, was one of performers Saturday who showcased their talents during the ninth annual Joe Woods...
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04/14/2014
A Ruston man was arrested Saturday night after attempted to gain entry to a residence through a pet door. Christian Kane Killen, 20, of 1602 Ravine, was arrested on one count of unlawful entry of an...
04/14/2014
For the 12th consecutive year, Ruston’s light and power department has been named to the Arbor Day Foundation’s Tree Line USA list. Tree Line USA recognizes public and private utilities for pursuing...
04/14/2014
Louisiana Tech University’s Division of Nursing, counseling center and police department along with the Ruston Fire Department, Ruston Police Department, Northern Louisiana Medical Center and Green...
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04/14/2014
Yet another Ruston High School senior has been accepted into a prestigious military school this year — something guidance counselor Diana Humphries said has never happened in the history of the...
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04/13/2014
Hundreds of area residents took the walk of life Friday night and Saturday morning as they participated in the American Cancer Society’s 2014 Relay for Life at the Jim Mize Track on the campus of...
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04/13/2014
Fifth District Rep. Vance McAllister’s office said Friday the embattled congressman would keep his speaking engagement at Monday night’s meeting of the North Central Louisiana Tea Party. The...
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04/13/2014
It has been years since “The Alamo” has been in working condition, but that hasn’t stopped people from wondering about the origins of the once fully functional jail located at the Lincoln Parish...