SUbscriber Login | NEW SUBSCRIPTION  

Top News

Saturday, December 16, 2017 - 9:57pm
A Choudrant man who was selected for early parole and probation under Louisiana’s new Justice Reinvestment program has been arrested for burglarizing the same business that led to his 2014 conviction. Jeffery Brian Davis, 47, of 4889 Hwy. 145, was arrested Thursday by Lincoln Parish Sheriff’s deputies and charged with simple criminal damage to property and simple burglary in connection with a break-in at Waterworks District No. 3. The waterworks office is located on Highway 80 between Ruston and Choudrant. Davis, who was living in Monroe at the time of his re-arrest, is being held at the...

News

  • warning: Parameter 2 to ad_flash_adapi() expected to be a reference, value given in /var/www/vhosts/rustonleader.com/httpdocs/includes/module.inc on line 497.
  • warning: Parameter 2 to ad_flash_adapi() expected to be a reference, value given in /var/www/vhosts/rustonleader.com/httpdocs/includes/module.inc on line 497.
  • warning: Parameter 2 to ad_flash_adapi() expected to be a reference, value given in /var/www/vhosts/rustonleader.com/httpdocs/includes/module.inc on line 497.
  • warning: Parameter 2 to ad_flash_adapi() expected to be a reference, value given in /var/www/vhosts/rustonleader.com/httpdocs/includes/module.inc on line 497.
  • warning: Parameter 2 to ad_flash_adapi() expected to be a reference, value given in /var/www/vhosts/rustonleader.com/httpdocs/includes/module.inc on line 497.
09/29/2010
The 2010 Piney Hills Quilt Guild of Ruston’s Quilt Show was held during the Louisiana Chicken Festival in Dubach. Winners were announced: • Mayor’s choice — Ann Lewis for Boots and Horses • Best of...
09/29/2010
Eric Deemer, assistant professor of psychology in Louisiana Tech University’s College of Education, has been awarded a $312,000 National Science Foundation grant to investigate the relationship...
091910 NewTech2 C.jpg
09/27/2010
Imagine a classroom that seems more like a free study period where students have the freedom to listen to iPods, work on assignments for other classes or walk out whenever they feel it necessary....
092710 Diabetes Walk 1 C.jpg
09/27/2010
Around 300 area residents hit the streets of Ruston on Saturday morning to take part in the “walk of life.” The Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation held its annual fundraising walk to raise money...
09/27/2010
Two suspected marijuana dealers were arrested last week at a Ruston residence. At approximately 6 a.m. Friday, members of Lincoln Parish Narcotics Enforcement Team made entry into a home located at...
09/27/2010
A screening of “Haynesville,” a documentary that explores the nation’s current energy situation and what the north Louisiana natural gas field could mean to the country’s energy picture, will take...
092610 RHSAlumni C.jpg
09/25/2010
Ruston High School Alumni and friends gathered to salute their alma mater and rehash old tales on Friday at the annual RHS Alumni luncheon. The event, which was held at Squire Creek Country Club,...
09/25/2010
GRAMBLING — Grambling State University was hit with complaints last week stating the school’s e-mail policy infringes on rights granted by the First Amendment of the U.S. Constitution. The Foundation...
092610 chickenfest1 C.jpg
09/25/2010
Despite the rising temperature throughout the day Saturday, hundreds of people went to Dubach to see what was in store for the 22nd annual Louisiana Chicken Festival. Festivities for the day included...
092610 EMS C.jpg
09/25/2010
Kids were all fired up at Lowe’s Saturday for the Ruston Fire Department, Ruston Police and Lincoln Parish Sheriff’s Office’s Safety Day. They learned about fire safety and prevention, gun and seat...