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I was a charter member of the North Central Louisiana Arts Council, and signed the original articles of incorporation on the third of June 1987, along with Susan Roach and Charlotte Bailey. Since then I have served on the board, served as vice president, and currently serve as board president. It has been a great pleasure to watch this organization develop and flourish, both in Ruston and in the adjoining parishes it has served. From the very beginning, NCLAC worked closely with Ruston Community Theatre. We carefully considered two possible downtown sites for their potential as gallery...

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11/06/2017
Editor’s Note: This is the first of two parts. Gratitude is an art of painting an adversity into a lovely picture. — Kak Sri The simple truth is that DART was born of adversity. Everyone who comes...
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11/03/2017
Entergy Project Manager/Customer Service Manager Cindy Gordon, right, stopped by Dubach Elementary School to present ACHIEVE Coordinator Cathi Cox-Boniol, left, a check for $1,000 in support of...
11/03/2017
On Oct. 19 the Ruston Jr. Guild met at the beautiful home of Shirley Cobb. The program for the meeting was given by Lauren Jennings. She presented an informative, interesting and entertaining...
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11/02/2017
The children of Grace United Methodist Church Preschool have been learning about healthier eating habits. Photo left: Rachel Johnston, teacher of the 2- and 3-year-old class, demonstrated the process...
11/02/2017
Gardening The Garden Club has started with the guidance of the LSU AG Extension Master Gardener program. The students have planted Swiss chard, kale, broccoli, carrots and cauliflower. The students...
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11/01/2017
Top Photo is the Ruston High School Class of 1962. Pictured from left to right in the front row are Elizabeth Mooney Stetson, Pat Ezell, Shelia Williamson Hancock, Kay Howard Anderson, Fredrica Lee...
11/01/2017
The Dixie Center for the Arts will present clarinetist, Lawrence Gibbs and pianist, Dan Immel in “A Lagniappe Recital” at 7:30 p.m. Nov. 13 at the Dixie. This will be Gibbs’ last “serious” recital. “...
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10/31/2017
The Ruston Republican Women’s Club met Oct. 23 at the home of club president Rosy Bromell. Former state Rep. Kay Katz was the speaker. She discussed the accomplishments of the first nine months of...
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10/31/2017
Is honesty the “best policy?” Sometimes the choice to lie or be honest is a choice between two equally undesirable things. And sometimes, especially in a relationship, there is a third category...
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10/30/2017
This is Brynn. She’s a 7-month-old Border Collie mix. She’s up-to-date on shots, spayed, dewormed and on flea and tick preventative. If you are interested in adding Brynn to your family, call (318)...