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Friday, December 9, 2016 - 12:34pm
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Leader photo by T. SCOTT BOATRIGHT - More than 70 units, including marching bands, cheerleaders, sports teams, local festival queens, church groups, businesses and Santa Claus participated in the annual Ruston Christmas Parade Thursday. Among the units was this float from LifeChurchLA. The parade rolled through downtown Ruston before ending at Louisiana Tech’s Joe Aillet Stadium.

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01/17/2014
To some, he was an award-winning writer and columnist for North Louisiana newspapers and a renowned journalism professor and department head at Louisiana Tech University. To others, he was “Bootsy.”...
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01/17/2014
The Lincoln Parish Police Jury elected its officers for 2014 to begin Tuesday’s monthly meeting at the Lincoln Parish Courthouse. District 2 representative Hazel Hunter was elected president while...
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01/17/2014
Ruston Mayor Dan Hollingsworth has been named this year’s winner of the Robert E. Russ award, the highest honor given by the Ruston-Lincoln Chamber of Commerce. This award recognized the...
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01/17/2014
Rodeo lovers in Lincoln Parish and surrounding areas will have a chance to see cowboys and cowgirls showcase their skills. J.E. Jordan, a stock contractor, will be providing the livestock for the...
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01/16/2014
At approximately 12:59 p.m. Wednesday, Ruston Police Department officers responded to a call for a three motor vehicle accident at North Trenton Street and West Mississippi Avenue. Sgt. Clint...
01/16/2014
At 6 p.m. today in the Lincoln Community Room, the Lincoln Parish Library will observe the 100th anniversary of the “War to end all Wars.” Ralph Brown, professor of history at University of Louisiana...
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01/16/2014
GRAMBLING — One Grambling State University professor received a promotion with the start of the new year. Tsegai Emmanuel has been selected as the new dean of the College of Business. He is a former...
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01/16/2014
At approximately, 12:39 p.m. Wednesday a grass fire broke out from a simple leaf burning at the home of Skip Russell. Russell said he had a yard man raking leaves into a pile. “I didn’t tell him to...
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01/16/2014
Drama Club Ruston Junior High School Drama Club members performed the childhood story “The Grinch Who Stole Christmas” for elementary students at Glen View and Ruston Elementary School.  Another...
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Simsboro Elementary School has released the names of those students who achieved honor roll for the third six-week grading period. “A” Honor Roll – First grade: Khidan Brantley, Levi Cash, Kaleb...