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Ruston businessman Trott Hunt and Sue Martin, co-founder of a local animal rescue agency, were recognized as the Ruston-Lincoln Chamber of Commerce Robert E. Russ Award recipient and Ruston Rotary Club Bill Best Humanitarian Award winners, respectively. The award winners accepted their recognition at the 97th annual Chamber of Commerce banquet Thursday at the Ruston Civic Center. Other awards given during the banquet included: • Business of Year – Frosty Factory of America • Origin Bank & HGA Young Business Leader of the Year — Kourtney Keim • Ambassador of the Year — Sonja Burns •...

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12/28/2016
Soon, there will be something new for residents of Lincoln Parish, between the ages of 20 and 30, to do on select weekends. The Lincoln Parish Library recently announced a new events series for...
12/28/2016
A 38-year old Ruston man is dead following an early-morning shooting that occurred at 808 Greenwood Drive, and so far, police have no suspects. Police said Patrick Mitchell sustained multiple gunshot...
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12/27/2016
The World-Famed Tiger Marching Band’s “Snare Sistahs” — Janequia Alberty, Brianna Cannady and Ya’Lisha Gatewood — recently broke tradition as they came together to perform in the band’s drumline,...
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12/27/2016
The Lincoln Parish ACHIEVE program recently received a $500 donation from the Association of Bikers Active Toward Education of North Central Louisiana. The proceeds will help support ACHIEVE special...
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12/24/2016
FORT WORTH, Texas — Louisiana Tech University’s high-powered aerial attack set up junior placekicker Jonathan Barnes’ game-ending 32-yard field goal Friday as Louisiana Tech defeated Navy 48-45 in...
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12/24/2016
The Run English Village Collection is on display at the Lincoln Parish Museum until Jan. 31. Donated by Lewis and Pamela Love, the exhibit features Christmas decorations of all sorts including a...
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12/24/2016
One Lincoln Parish resident dedicates her time to help make the Lincoln Parish Museum the best it can possibly be — and she said “it’s just the teacher” in her. Margaret Anne Emory, Lincoln Parish...
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12/23/2016
Local children will receive donated toys and other recourses from Stuff Santa’s Sack for a second straight year this holiday season. The annual program that raises donations for less fortunate...
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12/22/2016
When Angela and Jerry Yarborough realized some of their patients successfully completed physical therapy, only to go home and regress because of inactivity, the Yarboroughs decided to change that. “...
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12/22/2016
Editor’s note: This is the second part of a two-part series about Dogs with A Cause, a partnership between Louisiana Tech University’s College of Education and Athletics Program, benefiting third-...