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The Ruston-Lincoln Chamber of Commerce announced their selection of the 2018 Louisiana Peach Festival T-shirt and poster design winners. Ivana Flowers, the Chamber’s communications and special events coordinator, said Courtney Self, of Jonesboro, won the T-shirt contest, while Pamela Powers, of Breaux Bridge, won the poster design. “We had nine posters and 11 T-shirt entries,” Flowers said. “In the past few years, most everything we have gotten has been digital, this year we had different entries. The poster is painted on wooden slates and the T-shirt is drawn.” This year’s shirt will be...

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12/12/2014
The 2014 Christmas parade took place Thursday night. Grand Marshal’s for the event were Bill Cox and his daughter Cathy Cox-Boniol. The theme was “A Blue Christmas,” with 60 participants in the...
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12/12/2014
An early morning crash resulted in one death today. Eric Brazzel, public eduction officer, said Ruston Fire Department EMS responded to a motor vehicle accident on Interstate 20 westbound at 7:15 a.m...
12/12/2014
The Ruston Farmers Market will hold its last market day of 2014 from 8 a.m. to noon Saturday. Held rain or shine each Saturday, the market is located in the public parking lot on the corner of...
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12/12/2014
Something that started with a simple question more than three years ago will bear fruit next week with the opening of the Union Museum of History and Art. “Celebrating the Waters of Union Parish,”...
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12/12/2014
For the past 30 years, the Fabric Shop owners Ron and Louise Adams have been welcoming people into their family through the front doors of their shop. “Come join our family,” Louise Adams said. “We...
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12/11/2014
Ruston High competition cheerleaders brought home a state championship in the Large Varsity Non-Tumbling Division, making it four years in a row for the school to win a state title. The LHSAA hosted...
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12/11/2014
Colleagues of retiring 3rd Judicial District Division B Judge Wayne Smith paid tribute to his 18 years on the bench Wednesday, describing him as fair, wise, understanding and sensitive to people’s...
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12/11/2014
A one-vehicle box truck crash at approximately 7 p.m. Wednesday on Louisiana Highway 563 just north of Simsboro resulted in the need for a Hazardous Materials crew from the Louisiana State Police to...
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12/11/2014
More than 40 years have passed since the first Christmas parade rolled through the streets of Grambling. Nelda Baisy, Grambling Joy Fund Committee chairperson, said the parade has been ongoing for...
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12/11/2014
Top left: Michael Champion, center, won a $20 gift card courtesy of First National Bank at Teriyaki Grill. Pictured are Judy Copeland, Chamber president; Champion and Taylor Burt of FNB. Bottom...