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FARMERVILLE — A Monroe man was killed Sunday when the single-engine aircraft he was piloting crashed into Lake D’Arbonne. Union Parish Sheriff Dusty Gates said the Federal Aviation Administration will likely order an autopsy to determine how 71-year-old David Lockard died. Lockard’s Facebook profile states he was employed by Ruston Aviation. Someone answering the phone at Ruston Aviation this morning said they could not confirm he was employed by the company. 9-1-1 dispatchers received a call Sunday at 5:04 p.m. from residents living near the crash site area reporting a plane had gone into...

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03/07/2014
For the past six years residents have came together by crawling and toddling to show their support for the March of Dimes. To date the Diaper Derby, sponsored by the Louisiana Tech University...
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03/06/2014
Thanks to a PIT maneuver by local officials, a law enforcement pursuit, which began in Ouachita Parish, came to a stop near the Ruston Civic Center on Wednesday morning. At approximately 10:22 a.m.,...
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03/06/2014
Ruston Fire Department was called to Skokie Street around 3:30 p.m. Wednesday for smoke showing from a duplex apartment. Firefighters arrived to find Ruston Police Department officers on scene....
03/06/2014
Residents of Lincoln Parish, it’s time to have some fun and bonding time with man’s best friend. Ruston Parks and Recreation will host their eighth annual Furry Fun Walk at 9:30 a.m. Saturday at the...
03/06/2014
The Ruston-Lincoln Chamber of Commerce’s Leadership Lincoln is now in its 27th year and has graduated more than 400 Ruston-Lincoln individuals. Each class comes up with a group project that benefits...
03/06/2014
By their next monthly meeting, the Village of Choudrant hopes to have a new fire truck to show off. Mayor Bill Sanderson, who also serves as the Choudrant Fire Chief, told council members during...
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03/06/2014
Mrs. Carter’s Class We are 100 days smarter at Glen View. Mrs. Carter’s class enjoyed celebrating our 100th day of school with many fun activities. We made 100 day trail mix, wore special crowns and...
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03/06/2014
Ruston High School has added yet another outstanding student distinction to an already impressive list of academic accolades. Seniors Kendall Lopez and Adam Ramachandran have been named by the...
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03/05/2014
A law enforcement pursuit beginning in Ouachita Parish came to a crashing halt near the Ruston Civic Center on Wednesday morning. At approximately 10:22 a.m., the Ruston Police Department was made...
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03/05/2014
Students at Cypress Springs Elementary School in Ruston enjoyed a Mardi Gras parade given by the third-grade class on Tuesday afternoon on the school grounds. Third graders are learning about...