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An assistant district attorney from Ruston who prosecutes felony cases in Union Parish is mentioned as one of the top candidates to serve as the next United States attorney for the Western District of Louisiana. Kyle Green, who works for 3rd District Attorney John Belton, has been mentioned as one of three candidates to replace Stephanie Finley, who stepped down from the post on March 10. The Western District covers 42 of the state’s 64 parishes. It includes Lafayette — where the office is based — as well as Monroe, Shreveport, Alexandria and Lake Charles. After being in Washington when...

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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...