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More charges have been added to list of those faced by two adults and one juvenile in reference to a recent rash of vehicle burglaries in the parish. Jamario Montreal Smith, 18, of 500 South Barnett Springs Road, in Ruston, now faces 22 counts of burglary, while Emerion Holland, 17, of 141 Bennett Rd., in Grambling, now faces seven counts of burglary. Parish sheriff’s deputies arrested Smith, Holland and three juveniles on Tuesday. One of the juveniles is also now charged with 22 counts of burglary. The vehicle burglaries for which the new charges were filed occurred in the Creek’s Edge...

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02/28/2014
For the first time in history Lincoln Parish has a principal and a teacher ranked in the top 15 of their professions at the same time for the state of Louisiana. Tammy Schales, a fourth grade English...
02/28/2014
In an effort to get impaired drivers off the road the Grambling Police Department will be participating in the National Impaired Driving — Click It or Ticket enforcement crackdown. Officers from the...
02/28/2014
Northern Louisiana is preparing to be showered with color. The inaugural Color Me for a Cure 5k walk/run, will be held in downtown Ruston on March 15. “This is the first Color Me for a Cure in...
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02/28/2014
The Ruston Police Department has made the second arrest on fraud-related charges, which stemmed from a Feb. 4 incident. Elise Annette Darts, 62, 1201 Gilman St., was arrested by RPD at approximately...
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02/28/2014
Local youth may be in for a treat. The Boys and Girls Clubs of North Central Louisiana unveiled a rendition of their plans for a new club building on Tuesday. Eldonta Osborne, chief professional...
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02/28/2014
Members of the Ruston-Lincoln Chamber of Commerce were pleased with their decision to host a “Business After Hours” event at the Lincoln Parish School Board Tuesday night. “We had an awesome turnout...
02/28/2014
Residents of Lincoln Parish get those costumes ready to get some exercise and have some fun in the park. The Lincoln Parish Park, located at 211 Lincoln Parish Park Road, will host the first annual...
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02/28/2014
The 2014 Jonquil Jubilee Garden Tour will be held Saturday in Gibsland — ‘The Daffodil Capital of Louisiana.’ The hours are 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. with the Jonquil Jubilee Pancake and Sausage Breakfast at...
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02/28/2014
A Ruston man has been apprehended by the Ruston Police Department on fraud-related charges. Sgt. Clint Williams, public information officer with RPD, said on Feb. 4, detectives with the Criminal...
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02/28/2014
Ruston Elementary and Lincoln Parish are pleased to announce Tammy Schales as a semifinalist for the State Teacher of the Year. Schales is a fourth grade ELA teacher who goes the extra mile to ensure...