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Lincoln Parish will soon be getting $673,078 in federal 404 Mitigation funds. The grant came from a meeting with the state office of Homeland Security, said Kip Franklin, director of the Lincoln Parish Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Preparedness. “Last year, we had a meeting with some people from the governor’s office of Homeland Security, and I invited people from every entity in the parish to sit in on this meeting just to see if there were any mitigation projects they would be interested in doing,” he said, adding that there were representatives from the city of Ruston, the...

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03/27/2014
Engineering Professor Natchitoches — The Department of Science at the Louisiana School for Math, Science, and the Arts continued its Science Speaker Series on Feb. 7 with a presentation by Dr. Rastko...
03/27/2014
Principal’s List Nathan Castle, Katelynn Ponder, Noah Powell, Maggie Ray and Julissa Rushing. A Honor Roll Jaden Dotson, Chris Holland, Sue Anne Howell, Danielle Howington, Madison Jacks, Brayden...
03/27/2014
Grambling Middle School has released the names of the students who achieved honor roll status for the fourth six-weeks reporting period. Students are listed by academic achievement (minimum 3.0 grade...
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03/26/2014
The Lincoln Parish Detention Center has been active in recent days in preparation for some new programs. Warden Jim Tuten said movers finished setting up the new educational building on Tuesday. “We...
03/26/2014
The Dubach Restoration and Beautification Organization will be hosting a “gigantic” spring garage sale April 5, according to event coordinator Gina Stokes. “This event is going to be big,” Stokes...
03/26/2014
The Ruston Fire Department responded to a single motor vehicle crash at approximately 8 p.m. Tuesday at Simmons and Mitcham Orchard Road. Eric Brazzel, RFD public education officer, said the single...
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03/26/2014
Talented high school students from all over northern Louisiana gathered on the campus of Grambling State University to showcase their art skills at the 2014 High School Art Exhibition last week in...
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03/26/2014
Name: Robyn Brown Number of years lived in Lincoln Parish: I grew up in Ruston and lived here for 15 years. I left for college and returned eight years ago. So, 23 years in Lincoln Parish overall....
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03/25/2014
Jacob Jenkins, 11, uses a plastic fork to score his clay bowl before adding another coil. Jacob, of Ruston, was a participant in Saturday’s Pinch and Coil children’s workshop sponsored by the North...
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03/25/2014
Although the hot button issue was the approval of allowing the Ruston-Lincoln Chamber to host the annual gun and knife show at the Library Events Center, there was other business handled during the...