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The Lincoln Parish school district scored the fifth highest ACT composite score in the state with 180 students scoring 21 points or higher on the test according to a report recently released by the state Department of Education. Choudrant, Ruston and Simsboro High Schools combined to make a composite score of 20.9, the parish’s highest ranking since all Louisiana students were granted access to take the test since 2012-13. The ACT college readiness assessment is a standardized test for high school achievement and college admissions produced by ACT, a nonprofit of the same name. Schools...

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04/25/2014
Business and community leaders, technology entrepreneurs and leaders in innovation throughout north Louisiana will gather at Louisiana Tech University, Tuesday for the second annual I-20 Top 20...
04/25/2014
On Saturday area residents will have a chance to show their support for others during the Hope for Autism 5k, set to be held at Lincoln Parish Park. Registration for the second annual run has been...
04/25/2014
Luisa Rebull, associate research scientist with the Spitzer Science Center at the California Institute of Technology (Caltech), will visit Louisiana Tech University, April 28 to discuss her work in...
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04/24/2014
A home built with love is something residents used to look for when purchasing a new home. And Don Love, a local homebuilder, developer and interior designer, was typically the man for the job....
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04/24/2014
A Ruston man was arrested Wednesday night after allegedly stabbing a man at the EZ Mart on California Avenue. According to the arrest affidavit, Ruston Police Department officers were dispatched to...
04/24/2014
The Board of Control of the Lincoln Parish Library held a special-called meeting on Wednesday. During the meeting the board immediately went into executive session to discuss a personnel issue. Once...
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04/24/2014
Ben Serio, a senior at Ruston High School, has been selected as one of 1,000 National Merit Scholarship recipients throughout the country. Ben was chosen out of 16,000 candidates to compete in the...
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04/24/2014
The Dubach Art Show and Silent Auction, “Art Rocks!,” will take place from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. May 10.The Dubach Restoration and Beautification Organization (DRABO) will sell $5 plate lunches that...
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04/24/2014
Ruston Elementary would like to give a big thank you to the Ruston High cheerleaders and football players. They came to our school and helped us get pumped up and ready for the test! The students and...
04/24/2014
Principal’s List First grade: