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Wednesday, July 18, 2018 - 12:43pm
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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 waiting in the Courthouse lobby for the office to open. The qualifying period continues through Friday. Clerk of Court Linda Cook said the electronic sign-up process was slowed this morning because of the secretary of state’s office — the office to which qualifying papers are sent — had apparently failed to plan for enough broadband to handle today’s activity statewide. As of the start of qualifying...

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07/14/2018
Ruh-roh, Scooby-Doo fans, you don’t want to miss out on this. America’s favorite canine sleuth will be at the Ruston Post Office from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. Wednesday to celebrate the release of a new...
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07/14/2018
Dignitaries from the Grambling City Council as well as Grambling State University were on hand Saturday as ground was broken on the site where what is being called “Legends Hotel” will be built.
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07/14/2018
The Ruston-Lincoln Chamber of Commerce held a ribbon cutting ceremony recently for The Flying Burger. They offer burgers, shrimp, catfish and more and is located at 1108 Tech Drive in Ruston. The...
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07/13/2018
Lincoln Parish and much of north Louisiana is under a heat advisory from noon – 7 p.m. today with the heat index predicted to reach as high as 110 degrees. The heat wave is expected to extend into...
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07/13/2018
Five people face charges today in connection with a three residential burglaries that occurred in various parts of the parish since July 3. Though the arrests clear the burglaries, investigators are...
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07/13/2018
A Cedar Creek School incoming sophomore took home first place in the Introduction to Public Speaking competition at the Future Business Leaders of America National Leadership conference. Chanley...
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07/13/2018
Ruston Alderwoman Carolyn Elmore Cage, a Democrat, today announced her candidacy for a second term representing District 1. Qualifying for the Nov. 6 primary begins Wednesday. Cage was first elected...
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07/13/2018
Ruston Alderwoman Angela Mayfield today announced her re-election bid for the District 2 seat. Qualifying for the Nov. 6 primary begins Wednesday. Mayfield released the following statement to her...
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07/12/2018
To follow up on a strong performance at the State FBLA Leadership Conference in which RHS FBLA won 12 state titles, several RHS members qualified for nationals.
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07/12/2018
Anders seeks re-election to parish school board District 10 Lincoln Parish School Board member Otha Anders today announced his re-election bid. Anders is the board’s past president. He’s been a...