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The newly formed Artisan Strings and Winds chamber ensemble will play its premier concert Dec. 13 at the Lincoln Parish Library Events Center. The program, titled “Classic Holiday Chamber,” begins at 6 p.m. and is open to the public free of charge. The program includes a variety of Christmas pieces. “We wanted some classical — English and French carols — and then some popular selections,” Frances Grafton, of Ruston, the group’s founder, said. Ensemble members are Grafton, harp; Lawrence Gibbs, of Ruston, clarinet; John Goss, of Monroe, flute; Dan Phillips, of West Monroe, bassoon; and Ann...

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Smithfield and Brookshire’s are partnering to help feed local Monroe area families by donating 40,000 pounds of protein to the Food Bank of Northeast Louisiana. The joint effort is part of Smithfield...
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Louisiana Tech’s Technology Business Development Center (TBDC)ewew and the National Institute of Standards and Technology will host a cyber security workshop Thursday. Richard Kissel, who works with...
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09/13/2013
Even a red sea of Bulldog fans couldn’t prevent Tulane from taking a 24-15 win over Louisiana Tech University on Thursday before a Red-Out game crowd of 22,035 at Joe Aillet Stadium.
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At approximately 3 p.m. Thursday, a chemical explosion took place at Pine Ridge Apartments in Simsboro. The explosion took place in the bathroom of Rachael Aulds’ apartment. “I was in the apartment...
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09/13/2013
Operation Summer Heat yielded three more arrests on Thursday. At 6:15 a.m. Thursday, the Lincoln Parish Sheriff’s Office along with the Ruston Police SWAT team served a search warrant of the...
09/13/2013
Declaring Lincoln Parish’s participation in the nation’s annual “Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over” drunk driving crackdown a major success, the Lincoln Parish Sheriff’s Office reported four drunk...
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09/13/2013
Lincoln Parish is keeping up with its reputation as a pilot parish and getting a first-hand look at the future of preschool education in the state of Louisiana. As with many other programs, the...
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09/12/2013
At approximately 1:30 p.m. Wednesday a charcoal grey Ford F-150 was traveling north on Everett Street when he reportedly ran the red light intersection of Everett Street and Alabama Avenue. According...
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09/12/2013
The Lincoln Parish Sheriff’s Office apprehended one male for carnal knowledge of a juvenile at 11:54 p.m. on Wednesday. Carlos Dewayne Thomas II, 19, of 10805 U.S. Highway 151, Dubach, was arrested...
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09/12/2013
Popcorn, celebrities and the red carpet are thoughts far from a person’s mind when thinking of Ruston. However, coming up Saturday there will be a premiere showing of “Liar,” a new suspense thriller...