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Members of the Shreveport Mudbugs hockey team will take to the ice at Ruston’s artificial ice rink on Thursday to perform drills, sign autographs and teach the basics of the game to area youngsters. The free, come-and-go event is from 4 to 6 p.m. at the rink located in the parking lot of the Historic Fire Station on East Mississippi Avenue. The Mudbugs’ appearance is sponsored by the team and the city of Ruston. “The city thought this would be a great opportunity to introduce a sport that’s not very well know in our area in a fun way,” Haley Perot, Ruston’s Main Street director and community...

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07/03/2014
The Lincoln Parish Police Jury is trying to move forward on the sale of one particular piece of adjudicated property, but state laws are making the process complicated, turning the sale into a sticky...
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07/02/2014
Temple Baptist Church’s 17th annual Patriotic Program “America: the Beautiful” is set for 7:30 p.m. today and Thursday in the sanctuary. The program will feature the Temple Sanctuary Choir and...
07/02/2014
According to an independent study, Ruston has the second cheapest car insurance rates in Louisiana. Value Penguin, a research company that focuses on providing objective resources to help consumers...
07/02/2014
The Lincoln Parish School Board approved a new skill level compensation plan for noncertified employees of the school district during the regular meeting Tuesday night. “Sometimes its hard to replace...
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07/02/2014
Louisiana Tech University’s football program recently hosted a car wash to raise money for the Boys and Girls Club of North Central Louisiana. The losers of the 2014 T-Day spring game were selected...
07/02/2014
A Ruston man has been arrested by the Ruston Police Department on burglary related charges. Clint Williams, RPD public information officer, said they were contacted regarding the burglary of a...
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07/01/2014
An Arcadia woman was pronounced dead at the scene of a three vehicle collision occurring on Monday at the intersection of Louisiana Highway 33 and Louisiana Highway 821. Louisiana State Police, along...
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07/01/2014
Ira Taylor sits at his cluttered dining room table studying the directions for his latest project, a balsa wood model of an old bi-plane. The struts, he says, need to be redone. Taylor, 89, of Ruston...
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07/01/2014
Sitting outside enjoying cool summer breezes is a favorite pastime of many North Louisiana residents. Swatting mosquitoes, however, is a constant battle when enjoying the great outdoors during summer...
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06/30/2014
Top: Leader photo by KAYLA FRITH- Hundreds gathered on Saturday morning to watch babies hit the mat and crawl their way to the finish line. The Diaper Derby, sponsored by Barnes Portraiture, is one...