SUbscriber Login | NEW SUBSCRIPTION  

Top News

Monday, November 20, 2017 - 12:31pm
martin.jpg
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...

News

  • warning: Parameter 2 to ad_flash_adapi() expected to be a reference, value given in /var/www/vhosts/rustonleader.com/httpdocs/includes/module.inc on line 497.
  • warning: Parameter 2 to ad_flash_adapi() expected to be a reference, value given in /var/www/vhosts/rustonleader.com/httpdocs/includes/module.inc on line 497.
  • warning: Parameter 2 to ad_flash_adapi() expected to be a reference, value given in /var/www/vhosts/rustonleader.com/httpdocs/includes/module.inc on line 497.
  • warning: Parameter 2 to ad_flash_adapi() expected to be a reference, value given in /var/www/vhosts/rustonleader.com/httpdocs/includes/module.inc on line 497.
  • warning: Parameter 2 to ad_flash_adapi() expected to be a reference, value given in /var/www/vhosts/rustonleader.com/httpdocs/includes/module.inc on line 497.
null.jpg
08/25/2014
Ruston resident Judi Null has announced her candidacy for the city’s District 4 board of alderman seat. District 4 is northwest Ruston. Null, a Republican, is challenging incumbent Alderman Jim...
082414 Joe C.jpg
08/23/2014
A line of about 30 protesters marched down Trenton Street in downtown Ruston Friday afternoon with signs that read “Justice for Joe.” Terion Glenn (pictured above) is the older sister of Joseph...
082414 State Farm C.jpg
08/23/2014
Getting automobile repairs done cheaper and faster through labor limitations and “after market” parts may not pay off for large corporate insurance companies like State Farm, Progressive, Geico and...
08/23/2014
The field of candidates for the Nov. 4 primary election is official. At the close of the three-day candidate qualifying period Friday afternoon, 76 people had signed up to run in 23 races that will...
IMG_1495 C.jpg
08/23/2014
Top: The annual Ruston-Lincoln Chamber of Commerce Gun, Knife and Coin Show added another attraction this year: boats. Hundreds perused the items at the Ruston Civic Center over the weekend. Here,...
08/23/2014
The Library Board of Control met on Wednesday to finish taking care of some old business and to hear of new things going on at the library. Library Director Vivian McCain gave board members updated...
082114 The Hub C.jpg
08/23/2014
 The Ruston-Lincoln Chamber of Commerce Business After Hours was hosted by The Hub on August 12 at 750 Celebrity Drive in Ruston. The theme was “HUB Tour.” There was food, including 2 dips made by...
082214 Grad C.jpg
08/22/2014
Find inner strength and embrace the search for meaning. This was the message Pauline Leonard, professor and department chair in Louisiana Tech University’s College of Education, delivered during the...
08/22/2014
Today is the final day of candidate qualifying for the Nov. 4 primary election. Qualifying for the 63 local, regional and statewide offices up for grabs began Wednesday and ends at 4:30 p.m. Here’s...
Wiley, Susan.jpg
08/22/2014
Grambling native Susan Billups Wiley today announced her candidacy for the Lincoln Parish School Board District 1 seat. District 1 is a small part of western Ruston and parts of Grambling.