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Wednesday, March 29, 2017 - 12:13pm
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March has been a busy month for a local nonprofit ministry. Life Choices of North Central Louisiana recently moved to its newly-remodeled facility on Belue Lane near Green Clinic. The 7,000 square foot facility opened up greatly needed space Life Choices Director Kathleen Richard said. She said the plan is to also increase services this year. “We were on top of each other in our old building,” Richard said. “The house on Texas Avenue had been given rent-free by First Baptist Church for 20 years, but Life Choices has grown from just offering free pregnancy tests and counseling services to now...

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03/02/2017
City officials will take shovels in hand on Monday and again on Thursday to break ground for two transportation projects that eventually will help connect northeast Ruston to southeast Ruston. Ground...
03/02/2017
The Ruston Rotary Club proudly announces the recipients of the February Student of the Month Awards. Each student honoree spoke to the club members about their accomplishments at the February 15...
03/01/2017
It’s no small thing to be invited to speak with the president of the United States. Rick Gallot, Grambling State University president, said he was encouraged by Monday’s meeting and saw a government...
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03/01/2017
While Peach Festival may still be months away, the staff at the Ruston-Lincoln Chamber of Commerce is getting prepared now. They recently announced the winner of this year’s Peach poster — Almira...
02/28/2017
One man’s trash is another man’s treasure. Some of that treasure will be at the Lincoln Parish Library Community Garage Sale set to begin at 8 a.m. on April 8. Sarah Creekmore, administrative...
02/28/2017
In early December, the construction at Pecan Villa Apartments came to a close. The completion of the building meant the introduction of new residents and new opportunities and programs to current...
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02/27/2017
Four students and one faculty advisor from Louisiana Tech University’s Eco-Car team have won first place in the “Best Overall Team” category at a new event called “Hack-a-Truck,” sponsored by Shell...
02/27/2017
Grambling’s residents will have the opportunity to catch catfish and rainbow trout at the Grambling City Park within the next six months. The state Wildlife and Fisheries department will stock the...
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02/27/2017
Lincoln Parish School Superintendent Mike Milstead, left, presents Ruston Junior High School seventh grader Jonathan Gunasekaran with a plaque for winning first place at the Lincoln Parish You Be...
02/25/2017
Saturday served as commencement for Louisiana Tech University’s 326 winter quarter graduates, and Ronny Walker, mayor of Ruston, served as the event’s keynote speaker. Walker focused on three words...