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Nine months ago, when the Rev. Ryan Ford was named director of the United Methodist Wesley Foundation campus ministry at Louisiana Tech University, he brought with him the hope that someday the ministry could make small-scale and sustainable farming part of its discipleship. Ford never imagined it would happen so soon. Three weeks ago, the Wesley Foundation entered into partnership with the city of Ruston on a community gardening project that supporters say can help revitalize part of the city, produce healthy food, be educational and bear witness to God’s kingdom. Ruston’s Board of Aldermen...

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03/07/2017
Ruston’s Board of Aldermen has given unanimous approval to a pair of projects that supporters say will breathe new life into the city’s south side. Aldermen on Monday approved a partnership with the...
03/06/2017
Policy revisions and one addition to the policy manual will be the focus of the Lincoln Parish School Board meeting. The board will review revisions on items relating to admissions, ethics and rules...
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03/06/2017
Health care professionals, educators and executives from around the region will join state officials and economic development leaders for the inaugural North Louisiana Health Analytics Conference,...
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03/06/2017
Friends and colleagues are remembering Ruston resident Jack Beard today as an enthusiastic committee servant, an excellent art teacher and, in later life, a political cartoonist whose work always...
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03/05/2017
Grambling State University head football coach Broderick Fobbs, left, and wife Kimbia Fobbs, right, unveil the new GSU champions sign that welcomes guests and residents to the city of Grambling on...
03/05/2017
A pair of community renewal projects in south Ruston could get a boost from the city if the Board of Aldermen approves partnerships with the two ventures. Decisions on cooperative endeavors that...
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03/05/2017
You can’t argue with the numbers — 31-0. A undefeated season is the ultimate mark of success for any sports team. Influencing the lives of young people is another sign of success. That makes Ruston...
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03/05/2017
When you retire, some of your expenses may go down — but health care is not likely to be one of them. In fact, your health care costs during retirement may well increase, so you may want to plan for...
03/05/2017
Hunt, Guillot & Associates is proud to announce its twentieth year as a nationwide full-service engineering and program management firm. Headquartered in Ruston, HGA was founded by Ruston natives...
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03/05/2017
Top Left: Representing Choudrant Elementary School in the competition for Lincoln Parish Student of the Year was Elli Dickerson, daughter of Chad and Christi Nolan. In addition to earning a perfect 4...