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Dustin Lott traveled across north Ruston this week to discover the 2017 Louisiana Peach Festival Peach Hunt prize Tuesday at the Rock Island Greenway and receive a $500 cash prize. “It’s truly a blessing from God,” he said. “It’s just amazing.” Lott, who moved to Lincoln Parish after marrying his wife, Megan, two years ago, said he, his wife and a good friend teamed up to put their heads together and “hunt the prize.” “My wife kept texting me the clues as soon as they came out,” he said. “Yesterday when I got off work, my buddy and I met up and we were thinking (about the first clue) ‘to the...

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03/02/2014
“Be strong but not rude, kind but not weak, bold but not a bully and proud but not arrogant.” That was the charge presented to 324 graduates by keynote speaker Rob Shadoin during Saturday’s winter...
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03/02/2014
State representative Rob Shadoin is one of several Louisiana legislators trying to pass a bill to either slow down or stop the implementation of Common Core Standards in the state’s public education...
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03/02/2014
For nine years, Edith Hill has served as the pastor of the Presbyterian Church of Ruston. But being a pastor wasn’t always the plan. Originally from North Carolina, Hill said she studied accounting...
03/02/2014
Ruston’s Board of Aldermen will vote Monday evening on a package of more than 60 proposed amendments to the city’s zoning ordinance. The board convenes at 5:30 p.m. at city hall. Prior to voting on...
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03/01/2014
Louisiana Tech University recently held the annual regional science fair in the TONK at the Student Center where students from all over Lincoln Parish from grades three through 12 competed for a...
03/01/2014
Third Grade Third graders at CSE are continuing to work hard in preparation for the upcoming iLEAP test and are learning so much in the process! In math, students are continuing to master...
03/01/2014
Career Technical College recently held its winter graduation ceremony where 128 graduates were recognized for their accomplishments. The graduates were recognized before a large crowd of family and...
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03/01/2014
Third six weeks honor roll Principal’s List (All A’s): Tyneshia Cato, Brianna Ridgell, Adarian Williams and Allen Williams. B-Honor Roll: 12th grade: Persia Bobb, Vaderious Dismuke, Marcus Evans,...
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03/01/2014
Students of Hillcrest Elementary School were able to witness a helicopter actually land on their playground Thursday afternoon. The second grade Advanced Learning Academy class was able to go closer...
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02/28/2014
Oil and gas pipeline companies are breaking the law by not repairing damage they do to Louisiana’s coastal wetlands, the head of a nonprofit organization backing a lawsuit against some of the...