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With the summer months almost over, James Ramsaur, director of the Lincoln Parish Park, is looking to make some improvements to the amenities offered at the park. Among those improvements are the updating of five campsites. “The sites 29-33 are the last five sites and they are on a hill so they get a lot of water down off the hill,” he said. “We are going to try to channel the water and enlarge them a little bit so they will be big enough for the camper.” The next project will be installing tall gates along the beach to ensure the safety of visitors when lifeguards aren’t present. “Right now...

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06/02/2014
The Lincoln Parish School Board will meet Tuesday night to review end-of–year testing results presented by Testing Coordinator Donna Doss. With the implementation of Common Core standards and the...
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05/31/2014
A Ruston man has been given the maximum sentence of 50 years at hard labor for the attempted second-degree murder of his former girlfriend. Third Judicial District Judge Jay McCallum sentenced...
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05/31/2014
Just before dawn on Tuesday, April 22, the subject appearing in the photo above burglarized two restaurants near Interstate 20 in Ruston. The unidentified subject gained entry to both businesses by...
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05/31/2014
Stepping into the current facilities of the Lincoln Parish Sheriff’s Office is much like stepping back in time. The offices, located on the ground floor and basement of the Lincoln Parish Courthouse...
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05/31/2014
When the Rev. Cathy Brewton first dreamed of what is now LifeHouse Ministries, her vision included a flourishing community garden filled with vegetables, fruit trees and flowers. The vision is...
05/31/2014
LifeHouse Ministries will hold its annual barbecue fundraiser from 11 a.m.–1 p.m. Saturday at LifeHouse, located at 813 N. Trenton St. Tickets are $10 and are available from any LifeHouse board...
05/31/2014
NAVARRE BEACH, Fla. (AP) — The body of a missing Louisiana swimmer has been recovered off a Florida Panhandle beach. Officials say the body of 21-year-old Nathan Hughey, of Pineville, was found about...
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05/31/2014
State Sen. Rick Gallot had a resolution from the Senate prepared in honor of both Cypress Springs and Ruston Elementary schools and their Lemonade Day projects. He visited both CSE and RES to present...
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05/31/2014
LEFT: Mississippi College School of Law in Jackson, Miss., is proud to announce that Judith Hampton, of Farmerville, recently graduated with a Juris Doctorate, Cum Laude. Hampton is the daughter of...
05/31/2014
Principal’s List Third grade: Johnathan Brantley, Atlis Britt, R J Brown, Ashlyn Cripps, Caroline Estes, Ginger Johnson, Cole Maestrini, Gisele McAllister, Semaj McDonald, Alaina Moffett, Samuel Owen...