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Jim Taylor Ford of Ruston donated $8,000 to Choudrant High School from their Drive 4 Ur School event held Sept. 20 at Jim Taylor Ford. The money will be used to buy incentives for CHS students and supplies for teachers, said Tony Antley, CHS principal. “We’re just real excited to have a partner like Jim Taylor Ford that gives generously to our community,” he said. Drive 4 Ur School is an annual event that raises funds for local schools through Ford, said Don Robertson, Jim Taylor Ford owner. For every valid test drive taken in a Ford vehicle at the event, Ford will donate $20 up to $6,000...

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12/14/2016
Beginning at 6 p.m. Saturday, the Dixie Dancers will present their annual Christmas show at the Dixie Center for the Arts. Favorite Christmas songs will accompany dances and costumes will reflect the...
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12/14/2016
The last time Melissa Meade saw her dog, Bella, she was handing her over to officials with Ruston Animal Control. That was in October. Now, if all goes as planned, the 2-year-old pit bull will be...
12/14/2016
The Lincoln Parish Library Board will welcome Gay O’Neal, a resident of Lincoln Parish since 2001, as their newest member after a vote by the Lincoln Parish Police Jury to fill the unexpired term of...
12/14/2016
Weather permitting, South Homer Street between West California Avenue and Dan Reneau Drive, will be closed to through traffic from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. Dec. 21. This closure is necessary to allow for...
12/13/2016
In a current example of history repeating itself, the Ruston High School boys swim team won a historic fifth State Division II swimming championship title in a row last month in Sulphur. The 16-...
12/13/2016
Lincoln Parish residents have an opportunity this week to ask questions and voice their concerns about the possible use of roundabouts, rather than traditional on-off ramps, as part of the Interstate...
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12/13/2016
Experience and consistency are important factors toward building a successful football program. They can also make hiring decisions easier. And that’s why it took Ruston High School principal Ricky...
12/12/2016
The Ruston-Lincoln Chamber of Commerce is seeking nominations for the Robert E. Russ Award and Ruston Rotary Club is seeking nominees for the Bill Best Humanitarian Award to be given during the...
12/12/2016
The Personnel and Benefits Committee of the Lincoln Parish Police Jury will discuss and recommend a candidate to fill the unexpired term of Virgil Orr on the Lincoln Parish Library Control Board when...
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12/12/2016
Ruston has been selected as a top tax-friendly retirement destination by Where to Retire magazine. The city is among eight municipalities featured in the publication’s January/February 2017 issue...