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Ruston police continued their search Tuesday for a man suspected in the armed robbery of the Dollar General Store located at 2800 South Vienna Ave. The robbery happened shortly before 10 p.m. Monday. Police Chief Steve Rogers said the suspect took an undisclosed amount of cash from the store’s office before telling the two employees and one customer who came in the store to hide in the restroom for at least 10 minutes. The suspect is a dark-skinned black male, approximately 6-feet to 6-feet-2-inchs tall, weighing approximately 200 pounds, who was wearing a black shirt, gray wind pants, a...

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01/23/2019
Ruston police continued their search Tuesday for a man suspected in the armed robbery of the Dollar General Store located at 2800 South Vienna Ave. The robbery happened shortly before 10 p.m. Monday...
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01/23/2019
As Bryant K. Smith stepped to the Ruston Civic Center podium at the Louisiana Tech University Office of Multicultural Affairs’ 16th annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Day observance Monday, he made a...
01/23/2019
RENO, Nevada (AP) — Authorities investigating four recent Nevada killings say murder charges are pending against a man suspected of being in the U.S. illegally. Wilbur Martinez-Guzman, 20, was...
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01/23/2019
Editor’s note: This is the second in a series on Lincoln Parish’s Students of the Year. Lincoln Parish Elementary Student of the Year Melissa Le believes kids shouldn’t limit themselves to one type...
01/23/2019
United Way of Northeast Louisiana has volunteer opportunities available for those interested in helping Lincoln Parish High School students learn money management. The Dollars & $ense Reality...
01/23/2019
A big jump in prescription drug sales, particularly overseas, helped Johnson & Johnson swing to a large fourth-quarter profit after posting a huge loss a year ago, when it took a $13.6 billion...
01/22/2019
Gov. John Bel Edwards has appointed two Lincoln Parish residents to state boards and commissions. Kevin J. Singh, of Ruston, was appointed to the State Board of Architectural Examiners. Singh is a...
01/22/2019
Yeager, Watson & Associates is planning to consolidate their office operations in Ruston, according to both the company and city of Ruston’s economic development office. The architectural firm...
01/22/2019
WASHINGTON (AP) — Thirty-one days into the partial government shutdown, Democrats and Republicans appeared no closer to ending the impasse than when it began, with President Donald Trump lashing out...
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01/22/2019
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — A big comeback. A blown call. And, finally, a booming kick that sent the Los Angeles Rams to the Super Bowl. After rallying from an early 13-0 deficit, the Rams stunned the New...