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Candidate qualifying for the Nov. 6 primary continues in the Lincoln Parish Clerk of Court’s office until 4:30 p.m. Friday. Here’s a list of the local and regional contenders as of this morning: 5th District Congressman: Incumbent Rep. Ralph Abraham, Republican, Archibald. 2nd Circuit Court of Appeals, 2nd District: Incumbent Judge Jay B. McCallum, no party, Farmerville. 3rd Judicial District Judge, Division A: Jeffrey L. “Jeff” Robinson, Republican, Ruston. There is no incumbent. 3rd Judicial District Judge, Division C: Monique B. Clement, Republican, Ruston; Bruce Hampton, Republican,...

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07/19/2018
Candidate qualifying for the Nov. 6 primary continues in the Lincoln Parish Clerk of Court’s office until 4:30 p.m. Friday. Here’s a list of the local and regional contenders as of this morning: 5th...
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07/19/2018
Lincoln Parish School Board District 2 representative David Ferguson today announced his bid for re-election. Qualifying for the Nov. 6 primary is underway and continues until 4:30 p.m. Friday at the...
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07/19/2018
Dolly Levi, right, played by Tami Alexander, helps match two townspeople in the Ruston Community Theatre’s upcoming production of “Hello, Dolly!” set to open at 7 p.m. tonight at the Dixie Center for...
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07/19/2018
Khloe Deville, 6, of Truxno (left), and Eddie Henry, 8, of Dubach (right), got to meet and share Scooby snacks with Scooby-Doo Wednesday afternoon at the Ruston Post Office. The canine sleuth was in...
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07/19/2018
The city of Ruston has a new marketing tool. It’s a video brochure that allows recipients to both see and hear the city’s pitch. The 8-inch-by-6-inch piece opens to a miniature LCD screen that...
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07/18/2018
Candidates for municipal and district-level offices up for grabs in the fall election began qualifying this morning at the Lincoln Parish Clerk of Court’s office. About 15 would-be contenders were...
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07/18/2018
Tamishia Moats is the new director of Ruston’s emerging sports complex. Moats, a Ruston native and wife of former Louisiana Tech University and NFL player Ryan Moats, began her job Monday. “I’m...
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07/18/2018
Ruston attorney Monique Clement today announced her candidacy for the Division C judgeship on the 3rd Judicial District Court. Qualifying for the Nov. 6 primary began today. “There is no other...
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07/18/2018
Lincoln Parish School Board District 1 member Susan Billups Wiley today announced her bid for re-election. Wiley, a Grambling native, is seeking a second term. Qualifying for the Nov. 6 primary began...
07/18/2018
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — A jaguar that killed nine other animals during a weekend escape from its habitat at the Audubon Zoo is believed to have bitten through a steel-cable barrier that forms the roof of...