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The 2018-19 class of S.A.I.L. began its journey on Sept. 11 with Orientation Day. S.A.I.L. stands for “Students Actively Involved in Leadership,” and through the organization each participant is actively involved in monthly tours of area businesses, organizations, and institutions that represent our community in an outstanding manner. Community leaders also offer insights into how the youth within our schools can make productive and positive change within their neighborhoods while giving back in various ways throughout the community. S.A.I.L. is a program of the Ruston-Lincoln Chamber of...

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Meet the Beetles, a touring Beatles tribute band, performed a free show at the Lincoln Parish Library Events center on Tuesday night. They played classic songs from the British band.
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04/29/2015
The seventh annual Adopt-A-School, End-of-Year luncheon was held Tuesday to honor schools and local businesses for their contributions to the Lincoln Parish education system, school projects and...
04/29/2015
The annual I-20 Top 20 event held Tuesday helps build connections between local entrepreneurs and potential investors, or business advisors to help accelerate entrepreneurs’ companies. Kathy Wyatt,...
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04/28/2015
A Ruston art teacher is among four North Louisiana residents who remain trapped on a mountainside in Nepal as a result of Saturday’s earthquake. Douglas Walton was leading a group of 15 people,...
04/28/2015
This is the first year the school system is letting parents apply for their preferred school at the Lincoln Parish Community Network Pre-Kindergarten Application Roundup, said Kay Bradford, grant...
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04/28/2015
With family history dating back further than the Revolutionary War, Jay Vinyard continued his family’s tradition when he signed up for World War II. “I signed up at 18, during my first semester of...
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04/27/2015
Ruston native and artist Trent Dion Soto showed his documentary film, Among the Discarded, at the Dixie Theatre on Saturday. Before the showing of the film, Soto explained why he decided to make the...
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04/27/2015
Cancer survivor Gary Cooper and his wife, Brandy, walk the caregivers lap at the annual American Cancer Society Relay for Life. The event, held Friday at Louisiana Tech’s Lambright Intramural Center...
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04/27/2015
The Hampstead Stage Company performed “Pinocchio” on Saturday at the Lincoln Parish Library Events Center. Area youth in attendance were given the opportunity to help in some scenes of the production.
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04/27/2015
The National Association of Black Journalists has selected Tierra Smith, of Grambling State University, as the association’s 2015 Student Journalist of the Year. The award recognizes a full-time...