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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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02/10/2014
The 3rd Judicial District Judge's Office will be closed on Tuesday, and all court cases will be canceled for that day. A decision is still pending on Wednesday. All Lincoln Parish Schools and...
02/10/2014
Superintendent of Schools Danny Bell said that schools in the Lincoln Parish school system will be closed on Tuesday and Wednesday due to just released weather information. "We participated in the...
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02/10/2014
Louisiana Tech University nursing students Richard Ballard, left, and Tony Jackson, right, are among the volunteers at the 33rd annual St. Judy Radiothon broadcast live today and Tuesday from Ruston’...
02/10/2014
Lincoln Parish emergency preparedness officials are watching the skies and the weather maps today as yet another winter storm, this one likely bringing freezing rain, heads toward North Louisiana. “...
02/10/2014
The Lincoln Parish Police Jury will hold a Public Works Committee meeting at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday in the Lincoln Parish Courthouse. Jurors will discuss several items on the agenda including requests...
02/10/2014
A group of Ruston realtors got an up-close look Thursday at a growing list of proposed changes to the city’s zoning code. “We think you are a very integral part of the process,” Planning...
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02/09/2014
At approximately 1 p.m. Friday, deputies with Lincoln Parish Sheriff’s Office were involved in the fatal shooting of a 23-year-old Ruston resident. Chad Alexander, public information officer with the...
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02/09/2014
More than 100 people braved freezing temperatures and a wintery mix of precipitation Friday night into Saturday morning in downtown Ruston. And it was Peach Tree Dental that delivered with its...
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02/09/2014
Editor’s Note: This is the second in a series of features running in February in recognition of Black History Month. Ruston’s Ken Carter has a passion for music, and because of those who fought for...
02/09/2014
Law enforcement officials have released statistics for 2013 on the number of arrests made as well as what this means for the community. Sgt. Clint Williams, public information officer with the Ruston...