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The first of a series of three murals designed to draw attention to downtown Ruston and enhance visitor experiences is finished. The 9-foot-tall by 40-foot-long work is painted on the back wall of the Rainwater Building facing Vienna Street and adjacent to the Federal Building parking lot. The mural is visible to northbound traffic. The mural is a collage of multi-colored geometric shapes, some bearing almost hidden logos and images that represent Ruston. The images were intentionally veiled so that people have to walk up to the mural to spot them. “You’ll see everything from a peach to a...

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04/18/2014
The Village of Choudrant will hold its Annual Easter in the Village event beginning at 10 a.m. Saturday. Egg hunts will be held for ages 3 and under, 4 through 5 and not in school, grades...
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04/18/2014
Whether it’s hearing a new tale or creating something with their little hands, the Lincoln Parish Library has something for all children on Thursday afternoons in the children’s section of the...
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04/17/2014
The Ruston-Lincoln Chamber of Commerce Business of the Year award will be presented to Ruston Florist and Boutique, owned by Dennis and Debbie Allen.
04/17/2014
Emma Purifoy, a fifth-grader A.E. Phillips Laboratory School, has been named the fifth grade student of the year. In addition to her outstanding academic achievements, Emma, the daughter of Sharon...
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04/17/2014
Patrons of the Lincoln Parish Library can look forward to some exciting events coming soon. During the Library Board of Control meeting on Wednesday, Library Director Vivian McCain said that July...
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04/17/2014
Students from Dustin Whitlock’s political studies class got to see first hand how government is put into action, thanks to Sen. Rick Gallot. A few weeks ago, Gallot visited Whitlock’s class of...
04/17/2014
Grambling State University students will host a celebration of the life of Alexandria Shelton, the 21-year-old senior was found dead in Girard Park near the University of Louisiana at Lafayette’s...
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04/17/2014
GRAMBLING — Three mass communication majors, all from the Houston area, receive $2,000 scholarships from the Advertising Education Foundation of Houston, making Grambling State University proud E’...
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04/17/2014
More than half of the Cedar Creek students who attended the State Literary Rally in Baton Rouge recently placed in top spots in their academic and musical competitions. Thirty students were invited...
04/17/2014
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