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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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11/28/2014
Recent rankings and reports show that the State of Louisiana has become fertile soil for companies and industries looking to expand their operations and seeking talent that can lead their...
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11/27/2014
A Grambling man was arrested Tuesday night when a police officer stopped a vehicle without license plate lights. According to the affidavit, the Ruston Police Department officer was stationed at...
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11/27/2014
Louisiana Tech University knows the Christmas season has officially started when the Department of Agricultural Sciences holds its annual Poinsettia Show and Auction set for Tuesday at Squire Creek...
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11/26/2014
Christian Community Action doesn’t just provide those in emergency situations with canned food items. CCA Director Stephanie Mitchell said the center provides food, clothing, pays utilities, fills...
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11/26/2014
Ruston Mayor-elect Ronny Walker has tapped a three-person transition team of Lynne Gnemi, Mickey Mays and Bobby Williams to help plan for the change of administrations at City Hall. “They’re more of...
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11/26/2014
Having served as mayor of Downsville for over 20 years, Reggie Skains is used to smaller municipalities getting the short shift in state funding. As president of the school board that oversees...
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11/25/2014
The person allegedly responsible in Sunday’s suspected homicide has been apprehended. The Lincoln Parish Sheriff’s Office arrested Veronica Denice Jackson, of Jonesboro, in connection with the murder...
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11/25/2014
Within the next few weeks, Ruston native Trent Dion Soto hopes to hear a decision from Sundance — or one of a number of other prestigious film festivals — about whether his documentary “Among the...
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11/25/2014
The Rev. Cathy Brewton guides a group of women toward two large windows overlooking the backyard of LifeHouse Ministries, located at 813 N. Trenton St. “I just want to make sure ya’ll look outside at...
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11/24/2014
New Tech students at Ruston High School listened to advice on being successful from several professionals in the community during a panel discussion Thursday.