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Christian Community Action received 11,131 canned food items by the Rotary of Lincoln during its annual Summer Food Drive for 2017 — surpassing its goal by 1,131 cans. The nonprofit organization that meets the needs of emergency or crisis events for Lincoln Parish families collaborates with the morning civic club each year to gather donations and help replenish their food pantry after summer months. The local community helped Rotary reach its goal by purchasing canned food items at the local Super 1 Foods store to donate as well as local organizations and businesses contributing more than $1,...

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08/30/2017
Ruston Mayor Ronny Walker and the city’s fire department polled the highest ratings on a recent online public opinion survey, while the city’s streets scored rock bottom. Results from the voluntary...
08/30/2017
A Lincoln Parish Sheriff’s deputy’s bulletproof vest may have saved his life Tuesday during a shootout that left the suspect dead. The incident occurred around noon after Deputy Kyle Luker attempted...
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08/29/2017
Like hundreds of thousands of others in the Gulf Coast region 12 years ago today, Ruston residents Dr. J. Roman and Jennifer Farrar lives would change forever. While Roman Farrar was working to...
08/29/2017
Hurry up and wait, Day 2. That’s the situation in which local emergency preparedness officials and disaster responders find themselves again today. They’re still waiting to see what Tropical Storm...
08/29/2017
In 1988, David Abernathy decided to give back to the community and created Rolling Hills Ministries. By 2017, the ministry has helped thousands of people all over the country. It all began with...
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08/28/2017
Hurry up and wait. That’s the situation Lincoln Parish is in today as Tropical Storm Harvey continues to dump rain on Texas and begins its trek into Louisiana. “What (rain) we’re getting right now...
08/28/2017
Thousands of people across Texas are in need of assistance in the wake of Hurricane Harvey. If you are looking for ways to help, here are some charities that are working with ground crews in the...
08/28/2017
Grambling State and Louisiana Tech Universities have begun preparations for students affected by Hurricane Harvey and continue to wait as the tropical storm makes it way into Louisiana. GSU president...
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08/28/2017
Lincoln Parish school district faculty, staff and administration helped raise $78,461 during the Pacesetter Campaign for United Way of Northeast Louisiana — $26,000 more than last year’s campaign....
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08/26/2017
Former Miss Grambling Carolyn Collier welcomes several visitors entering the Eddie G. Robinson museum and politely asks everyone who steps in the building signs their name into the museum log. “We’re...