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Jackson Parish sheriff’s authorities were following a new clue Tuesday that Sheriff Andy Brown said he hopes will lead to a suspect in the Jan. 10 sexual assault case that began in Ruston and ended just across the parish line. During the incident, the suspect reportedly told the victim he was a police officer, handcuffed her and sprayed her with pepper spray. Brown said investigators found DNA evidence that they’ve sent to a national forensic database for possible matching. Meanwhile spokesmen for Ruston city police and the Lincoln Parish Sheriff’s Office say while they are now aware of the...

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08/13/2015
The Louisiana Board of Elementary and Secondary Education approved the conversion of three Grambling Laboratory Schools into a charter school Wednesday. Grambling High Alumni Association President...
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08/13/2015
Five Lincoln Parish schools will actively be involved in school gardens throughout the school year to teach students the elements of gardening. Lincoln Parish 4-H Agent Cathy Judd said Choudrant...
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08/13/2015
Louisiana Tech University’s summer commencement will take place at 10 a.m. Aug. 20 at the Thomas Assembly Center with Corre Stegall, former vice president for university advancement at Tech, serving...
08/13/2015
Farmerville — A motorcyclist died late Wednesday afternoon after being struck by another vehicle. Shortly after 6 p.m., troopers from Louisiana State Police Troop F responded to a three-vehicle...
08/13/2015
nderson has been dreaming of a shiny, new pumper truck for the village’s volunteer fire department for a long time. But Sanderson, who’s also Choudrant’s mayor, knows the $370,000 truck is way out of...
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08/13/2015
A Ruston man was arrested on three counts of simple burglary, as well as other charges, after an investigation by Ruston Police Department detectives. Deputy Chief Clint Williams said the arrest...
08/13/2015
You are what you eat. An apple a day keeps the doctor away. Eat to live, not live to eat. We’ve heard these sayings countless times and at some level believe them all to be true, but like a broken...
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08/13/2015
Head Start Driving, LLC. is a locally owned and operated business by the Pickett family that offers driver’s education classes for all ages. Head Start Driving serves the North Central Louisiana...
08/12/2015
In a 7-4 vote, the Lincoln Parish Police Jury approved on Tuesday the participation of Courtesy Chevrolet, Cadillac and Pontiac of Ruston in the Enterprise Zone Program. Pullen raised questions about...
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08/12/2015
Cedar Creek School founders, faculty, staff, students and parents broke ground on Monday for a new academic center aimed at continuing the institution’s legacy of excellence. The 12-classroom...