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About Us

The Ruston Daily Leader is the community newspaper of Ruston, Louisiana and Lincoln Parish. Available in print and digital, it is the official journal of the Lincoln Parish Police Jury, Lincoln Parish School Board, Lincoln Parish Sheriff's Office and the municipalities of Ruston, Choudrant, Grambling, Dubach, Simsboro, and Vienna.

Published Tuesday-Friday and Sunday with the exception of the Fourth of July, Thanksgiving and Christmas by Ruston Newspapers, Inc. at 212 W. Park Avenue, Ruston, LA 71270.

Subscriptions may be made or renewed online at this website, by calling the office at 318.255.4353 or in person at the office.

City Home Delivery including eEdition - $12.50 per month; Mail Subscription out-of-parish including eEdition - $16.50 per month; eEdition only - $8 per month. Subscriptions must be paid in advance. The publisher reserves the right to change subscription rates during the term of the subscription. Subscription rate changes may be implemented by changing the duration of the subscription.

To report a missed paper, call 318.255.4353. After hours leave a message on voicemail or send an email to

Postal Regulations: Entered as periodicals at Ruston, La. Post Office.

Mailing address: Ruston Daily Leader, P. O. Box 520, Ruston, LA 71273-0520.