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A Choudrant man who was selected for early parole and probation under Louisiana’s new Justice Reinvestment program has been arrested for burglarizing the same business that led to his 2014 conviction. Jeffery Brian Davis, 47, of 4889 Hwy. 145, was arrested Thursday by Lincoln Parish Sheriff’s deputies and charged with simple criminal damage to property and simple burglary in connection with a break-in at Waterworks District No. 3. The waterworks office is located on Highway 80 between Ruston and Choudrant. Davis, who was living in Monroe at the time of his re-arrest, is being held at the...

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12/03/2017
Ruston’s Board of Aldermen will be asked on Monday to authorize the city to investigate applying for a loan from the state Department of Environmental Quality that, if granted, could stretch some of...
12/03/2017
ALEXANDRIA — A Ruston man has been sentenced to 24 months in prison for cyberstalking a woman and posting nude pictures of her on various websites. Wesley Ballew, 39, was sentenced by U.S. District...
12/03/2017
ALEXANDRIA — A Ruston man has been sentenced to 24 months in prison for cyberstalking a woman and posting nude pictures of her on various websites. Wesley Ballew, 39, was sentenced by U.S. District...
12/03/2017
ALEXANDRIA — A Ruston man has been sentenced to 24 months in prison for cyberstalking a woman and posting nude pictures of her on various websites. Wesley Ballew, 39, was sentenced by U.S. District...
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12/03/2017
Amanda Roe, a local artist, paints during the annual Holiday Art Brawl event during the North Central Louisiana Arts Council’s Holiday Arts Tour Saturday. Viewers were invited to vote on their...
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12/03/2017
Ruston Mayor Ronny Walker got help from four students from the Paul E. Slaton Head Start Center with flipping the giant switch that turned on Ruston’s downtown Christmas lights Friday. From left are...
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12/03/2017
The Ruston-Lincoln Chamber of Commerce recently held a ribbon-cutting ceremony for the opening of Glow Body Sculpting. Glow offers body sculpting, glow pod and glowfusion. Glow Body Sculpting is...
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12/02/2017
Top Left: Nola Costanza, 2, concentrates on coloring and angel during Ruston’s Kickoff the Christmas on Friday night. Top Right: Kaye Houck, left, and Susan Houck visit with vendors Mary Claire Smith...
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12/02/2017
Left: Santa amidst a crush of young admirers during Ruston’s Kickoff the Christmas on Friday night. Right: The all-light, 33-foot-tall city Christmas tree in downtown Ruston’s Railroad Park.
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12/02/2017
Top Left: Gina Stokes, with the Dubach Restoration and Beautification Organization, places a bow atop the Mickey and Minnie Mouse float as she prepared for Saturday’s Dubach Country Christmas parade...