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The city of Ruston has been awarded a $1 million grant by the Lincoln Health Foundation to expand the network of sidewalks and bike lanes that will connect to the Rock Island Greenway. The award is the second such grant the city has gotten for the project. In September 2017, the Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana Foundation also gave the city $1 million for three miles of connectors that intersect the greenway at points in south Ruston. “I think the biggest thing about (the Lincoln Health Foundation grant) is the fact that it’s leveraging the money we got from Blue Cross Blue Shield,” Mayor...

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12/13/2014
Top left: Pictured are members of the Grambling High School Kittens Marching Band during Saturday morning’s parade. Middle left: Pictured is John Belton, Lincoln Parish’s recently elected new...
12/13/2014
Northern Louisiana Medical Center has been named a 2013 Top Performer on Key Quality Measures® by The Joint Commission, the nation’s leading accreditor of health care organizations. The honor...
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12/13/2014
It is nearly time for the holidays and Head Start has been extremely busy. October was Head Start Awareness month with activities celebrating Head Start. Head Start will celebrate 50 years in 2015....
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12/13/2014
Choir The Dubach School Choir, under the direction of Random Kennedy, entertained the Dubach senior citizens with a mini-concert on Nov. 18. Ushering in the season, the choir sang a Chris Tomlin...
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12/13/2014
A word from Principal Hilton: Thanks to all of the first grade parents that came to eat with their children for our lunch on Thursday. Some of our second grade students from Hillcrest partnered up...
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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...