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Local students GiGi Daughtry, 11, Jason Willis, 13, and Blake Rhymes and local teachers Paige Harvey, Sunny Mitchell, Roxanne Holton and Chris Cavin were all recognized as students and teachers of the year. The students and teachers were recognized Monday during the 10th annual Lincoln Parish Schools Student and Teacher of the Year Awards Gala for their contributions in Lincoln Parish classrooms. GiGi, a fifth grader from A.E. Phillips Laboratory School, is an honor roll student who achieved both advanced and mastery scores on both math and English language arts standardized tests. However,...

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08/16/2014
Louisiana Water Resources Commission Chairman Scott Angelle is promoting continued improvement in water management throughout the state, including possible expansion of the Sparta WaterFest, an...
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08/16/2014
The Ruston-Lincoln Chamber of Commerce Business After Hours was hosted by Princeton Place Skilled Nursing & Rehabilitation Center on July 15 at 1405 White Street in Ruston. This special Summer...
08/16/2014
Hampton Inn Ruston has been recognized with a 2014 TripAdvisor® Certificate of Excellence Award. Now in its fourth year, the award celebrates hospitality excellence and is given to establishments...
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08/16/2014
On March 24, the U.S. Department of Agriculture Natural Resources Conservations Service (NRCS) welcomed Kody Meaux as the new District Conservationist in Ruston. "I grew up in Abbeville, Louisiana,...
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08/15/2014
BATON ROUGE — The tentative timeline for Grambling State University’s presidential search must be reworked, said Search Chair and University of Louisiana System President Sandra K. Woodley.  The...
08/15/2014
Residents who have been wondering who their great grandmother or great-great grandfather is or have considered digging up their family roots, but don’t know where to start, are in luck. From 1-4 p.m...
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08/15/2014
A traffic stop made by the Ruston Police Department resulted in a woman’s arrest. Tankea Shunta Millbrooks, 31, of 166 Greene Lane, was arrested for possession of schedule I drugs with intent to...
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08/15/2014
Ruston’s District 2 Alderwoman Rosalind Jones today announced her bid for re-election. Jones, a Democrat, was appointed to the city’s board of aldermen in July to fill the unexpired term of the late...
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08/14/2014
Below: During the rally, Bell had teachers who had shown leadership capabilities participate in a Q&A session during a Back to School Rally held Wednesday. From left, are sixth grade teacher at...
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08/14/2014
The Lincoln Parish Narcotics Enforcement Team made a crack cocaine arrest early Wednesday morning. Michael Landon Wade, 39, of 144 N. Chatham Road, was booked into the Lincoln Parish Detention Center...