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City and parish officials cut the ribbon Friday to formally open the recycling transfer station located at the Lincoln Parish Landfill. Once the trucks have made their rounds, they back inside the building, and dump their loads into large opening at the back of the building, into a trailer below. The photo is taken from where the trailer will set and shows the dump opening below. Recyclables will be transferred to Shreveport for separating. Ruston began a curbside recycling program Jan. 1. The service is available inside the city and extends to a 3-mile radius into the parish. More than...

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12/18/2013
Louisiana Tech University’s Department of Theatre will dedicate the second show of its upcoming production, “Aladdin and the Wonderful Lamp” by Michele L. Vacca, to the youth of the community by...
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12/17/2013
It all started with a pair of rabbits. Now, depending on the holiday, the front yard of Jo Ann Cardwell’s white frame house at 907 N. Trenton St. near downtown Ruston is full of pumpkins, turkeys or...
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12/17/2013
It all started with a pair of rabbits. Now, depending on the holiday, the front yard of Jo Ann Cardwell’s white frame house at 907 N. Trenton St. near downtown Ruston is full of pumpkins, turkeys or...
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12/17/2013
Cedar Creek students Nicole Brashear and Rachel Pardue are two of 500 high school cheerleaders and dancers from across the United States who will be performing in London’s New Year’s Day Parade. They...
12/17/2013
While people are donning their houses with Christmas cheer this season, the Lincoln Parish Fire District No. 1 is informing residents that safety is important for a happy holiday. LPFD Chief Donnie...
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12/16/2013
Students from the Lincoln Parish Early Childhood Center, Cedar Creek, A.E. Phillips and Ruston High School performed at the Ruston Civic Center on Friday night. Pictured above are the LPECC students...
12/16/2013
In a Louisiana Legislative Auditor’s report released today, it was stated that Louisiana Tech University did not have proper controls over money collected at several locations on campus, which...
12/16/2013
What was it like to celebrate Christmas in the days of England’s King Henry VIII? Hear it from His Majesty himself, as portrayed by Southeastern Louisiana University history professor William B....
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12/16/2013
A new child care facility has recently opened its doors to the special needs children in the Ruston-Lincoln area. Todd Craighead, director, is a Registered Nurse and has been in the nursing field for...
12/14/2013
The Lincoln Parish Police Jury officially adopted its 2013 amended budget and 2014 proposed budgets during Tuesday’s monthly meeting at the Lincoln Parish Courthouse. A total of $15,527,293 was...