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BATON ROUGE (AP) — Louisiana's registration period for the fall election ended Friday with an unexpected, last-minute candidate entering the secretary of state's race and a congressional candidate led out in handcuffs. All of Louisiana's incumbent congressmen face challengers seeking to oust them in the Nov. 6 election, though few opponents are well-financed for their campaign effort. One of the men running against Republican incumbent Ralph Abraham for a northeast Louisiana-based seat was arrested shortly after signing up for the race. The competition at the top of the ballot, to fill the...

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01/30/2015
The annual Diaper Derby serves as the kick-off event each year for the March of Dimes. Set to take place from 4:30 - 6:30 p.m. Saturday at halftime of the Louisiana Tech University men’s basketball...
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01/29/2015
Ruston police department deputy chief Clint Williams said a 2014 Ford Fiesta driven by Martha Taylor, of Ruston, was traveling northbound on North Farmerville Street. Taylor reportedly disobeyed the...
01/29/2015
The Environmental Protection Agency’s proposed open-tray burning of 15 million pounds of an artillery propellant at a site 40 miles west of Ruston could impact Lincoln Parish, a local environmental...
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01/29/2015
Women are becoming a driving force for businesses, and Ruston resident Courtnie Nichols recognized the need for a group where women can bounce ideas off one another and discuss issues that pertain...
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01/29/2015
Lincoln Parish native, the Rev. James O. Evans, will present a copy of his second book, “Finding the Way Forward,” from 2-4 p.m. Saturday at Grace United Methodist Church. This volume follows up...
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01/29/2015
A word from our Principal Thanks to all of the students and parents that have sent Boxtops. We received a check for $842.50 from our Boxtop collections!Keep sending Boxtops, Community Coffee Labels...
01/29/2015
Elementary Principal’s List: Amberly Humble, Trinity Neal, Jack Dean, Gracie Jones and Nathan Castle. A Honor Roll: Kenise Fleets, Natalie Hernandez, Nick Hernandez, Karlee Obrien, Jasmaine Smith,...
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01/29/2015
Learning experiences about caring, sharing and doing for others were presented during the holiday season. The food drive project and a visit to the nursing home were the projects that the children...
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01/28/2015
The north side of Ruston will be the location of a new pizza stop. Local pizza company Johnny’s Pizza House is opening up a new additional location in Ruston next to Eskamoe’s on 2029 E. Kentucky...
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01/28/2015
Monty Sullivan, president of LCTCS, spoke with the faculty and staff of Louisiana Delta Community College, spoke at the Monroe campus on Tuesday and told faculty and students not to panic in the face...