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The Lincoln Parish school system will maintain student diversity balance despite no longer being under the watchful eye of the United States Department of Justice, school Superintendent Mike Milstead said Friday. But in order to do that, the Ruston school attendance zones will eventually have to be redrawn, he said. Over the past several years, Cypress Springs and Glen View elementary schools in west Ruston have grown to a combined enrollment of more than 1,100 students. That compares to a combined enrollment of approximately 600 students at Hillcrest and Ruston elementary schools in east...

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11/16/2013
Simsboro High School has released the names of those students who achieved the honor roll list for the first nine-week grading period. “A” Honor Roll Seventh grade: Andrew Cole, Samantha Eckert,...
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11/16/2013
Ruston Junior High has released the names of those students who have achieved the honor roll for the first nine-week grading period. Principal’s List Seventh grade — Lathe Allen, Michael Bishop,...
11/16/2013
Northern Louisiana Medical Center has been named as one of the nation’s Top Performers on Key Quality Measures® by The Joint Commission, the leading accreditor of U.S. health care organizations....
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11/16/2013
David Finley, of Monroe, has been named an Accredited Fellow of the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry. To achieve this honor, Finley completed a rigorous examination process consisting of 50...
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11/16/2013
The Ruston Lincoln Chamber of Commerce hosted a ribbon-cutting ceremony to celebrate the new location of New Tech @ Ruston on Oct. 10 at 900 Bearcat Drive. New Tech @ Ruston utilizes project-based...
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11/15/2013
The holiday shopping season is here and what better way to shop local than to visit Holidays in Cedartown, which is currently happening at the Ruston Civic Center. Admission to the annual event is $5...
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11/15/2013
A month after an alleged murder in Jefferson Parish, authorities found the last of three fugitives in Grambling. At 11:37 a.m. Wednesday the Lincoln Parish Sheriff’s Office along with U.S. Marshal...
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11/15/2013
Lincoln Parish voters go to the polls Saturday to decide the fate of a $21 million public school improvement package and to help elect a new 5th District congressman. Polls are open from 7 a.m. until...
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11/15/2013
At 3:27 p.m. Thursday, the Lincoln Parish Sheriff’s Office, along with the Lincoln Parish Narcotics Enforcement Team, arrested one man on charges of distribution at Fred’s in Ruston. Joseph Rolend...
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11/15/2013
The Ruston Farmers Market has many new activities this fall season, including a plant sale sponsored by the North Central Louisiana Master Gardeners, acceptance of SNAP/EBT cards, and a Giving Thanks...