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A mass choir from churches in Ruston and Farmerville will perform a benefit gospel concert for the Paul E. Slaton Head Start Center and Lincoln Total Community Action Agency at 6 p.m. Dec. 3 at New Rocky Valley Baptist Church in Grambling. Funds raised from the event will help Head Start get re-established in the wake of a fire that destroyed the center’s main building on Oakdale Street in October, choir director Derik Slaton said. Donations are already being collected, he said. Head Start is a primarily federally funded program for pre-schoolers from mostly low-income families. The city of...

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10/10/2014
A total of 250 fifth graders from Ruston Elementary School participated in the “A-maze-ing Water” station during WaterFest 2014 at the Lincoln Parish Park on Thursday. WaterFest continued for Lincoln...
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10/09/2014
Ruston Mayor Dan Hollingsworth has proclaimed October as Lighten Up! Lincoln Month. The proclamation ceremony introduced the Second Annual Lighten Up! Community Health Expo set for from 10 a.m.– 4 p....
10/09/2014
Ruston High School is asking the Lincoln Parish community to commit to safe driving during the State Farm Celebrate My Drive event Wednesday through Oct. 24. “Learning to drive is a big step in life...
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10/09/2014
Additions such as a garden and now a greenhouse have been made to the Lincoln Parish Detention Center. In February, Warden Jim Tuten and LPDC ventured into the gardening world, and since then they...
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10/09/2014
The Aggies are off to a great start of the 2014-15 school year. Choudrant High welcomes three new teachers: Mrs. Angelica Hale, Spanish teacher, Mrs. Heather Causey, special education teacher and Mrs...
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10/09/2014
Cathi Cox-Boniol, Lincoln ACHIEVE Coordinator, was recently among a group of national stakeholders brought together in Washington D.C. by The Chemical Educational Foundation (CEF). Part of a series...
10/09/2014
Ruston High School will be hosting the Bearcat Classic debate from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. Saturday, sponsored by Woodard and Clement Law Offices. Several schools from across the state will compete in...
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10/09/2014
More than 165 students were recognized during the Summer Recognition Ceremony held Oct. 2, in Treen Auditorium at the Louisiana School for Math, Science and the Arts. Deborah Adeyemi, of Ruston, was...
10/09/2014
A Honor Roll • First grade Luis Bautista, Mackenzie Becks, Aimsley Brown, Autumn Brown, Olivia Cole, Ivy Collinsworth, Morgan Crowe, Jolee Dison, Tate Hammond, Kaleb Holstead, Ke’Shaun Jackson, Jacob...
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10/09/2014
Top: The Ruston Fire Department recently visited students in the Temple Baptist Church Pre-k program. Students enjoyed watching a movie on fire safety and getting a tour of the fire truck. Bottom:...