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Nine months ago, when the Rev. Ryan Ford was named director of the United Methodist Wesley Foundation campus ministry at Louisiana Tech University, he brought with him the hope that someday the ministry could make small-scale and sustainable farming part of its discipleship. Ford never imagined it would happen so soon. Three weeks ago, the Wesley Foundation entered into partnership with the city of Ruston on a community gardening project that supporters say can help revitalize part of the city, produce healthy food, be educational and bear witness to God’s kingdom. Ruston’s Board of Aldermen...

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12/18/2013
At 11:02 a.m. Tuesday, the Ruston Police Department arrested a man on charges of bank fraud. Clint Williams, public information officer for RPD, said a local bank contacted RPD’s Criminal...
12/18/2013
At 6:30 p.m. Monday, the town of Dubach met for their regular monthly meeting during which they appointed Dennis Byrnes as the 2014 commissioner for the Lincoln Parish Fire District No. 1 Board of...
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....