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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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12/09/2014
Two residents participating in the 12 Days of Christmas Shopping In Lincoln Parish were winners on Monday. At top, Mary Grupee won gifts from Centric FCU and Raising Cane’s at McKinney Honda. Bottom...
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12/08/2014
Brian Warren is an entrepreneur and his latest endeavor is one that he hopes will leave Ruston a healthier place. The name of his newest endeavor — Gibson’s Natural Grocer — came from Brian Warran’s...
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12/08/2014
Ruston Fire Department along with the Louisiana State Fire Marshal’s Office have arrested a man suspected of arson. Public Education Officer Eric Brazzel said the suspect was apprehended in New...
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12/08/2014
Pictured at left is Reese Hunt with Santa and Mrs. Claus at the 10th annual Christmas in the Village held in Choudrant on Saturday. The annual Christmas Craft Show in Dubach was held on Saturday....
12/08/2014
A multitude of approvals are set to take place during the Tuesday night meeting of the Lincoln parish Police Jury. Beginning at 6:30 p.m. the Public Works Committee, chaired by Randy Roberson, will...
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12/07/2014
Polls opened at 7 a.m. Saturday to allow voters the chance to decide on multiple seats that entered into a runoff election after the Nov. 4 primary. 3rd Judicial Judge Ruston attorneys Lewis Jones...
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12/07/2014
Alan Brown, Robert Flowers and Jean McWeeney, left to right, visited during the Ruston-Lincoln Chamber of Commerce and Convention and Visitors Bureau Annual Open House, which this year served as the...
12/07/2014
BATON ROUGE (AP) — Republican Rep. Bill Cassidy has defeated Democratic Sen. Mary Landrieu, denying her a fourth term and extending the GOP's domination of the 2014 midterm elections that put...
12/07/2014
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Republicans held on to two congressional seats in Louisiana on Saturday in runoff elections that marked the end of an improbable comeback try by former Democratic Gov. Edwin...
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12/07/2014
At approximately 12:30 p.m. Friday, multiple emergency response agencies were called out to the corner of Beacon Light and Chatham Road in reference to a house fire. Reports from the scene indicated...