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MALIBU, Calif. (AP) — Just a day ago, Arik Fultz was feeding the horses on his 40-acre ranch near Malibu. Now, after wildfires roared through parts of Southern California, there’s nothing left of his ranch but charred remains. His family and his 52 horses survived. But two houses, two barns, three trailers and decades of accumulated possessions are gone. “It just doesn’t feel real that it’s all gone,” he said. Southern Californians like Fultz battered by the wildfires got to take a breath Saturday and take store of what the wildfires did to them. A lull in fierce winds that drove a pair of...

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05/06/2015
The Lincoln Parish Detention Center is still operating in the black. Thanks to the success of the garden and the woodworking shop, Warden Jim Tuten recently told the LPDC Commission that the DC has...
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05/06/2015
At approximately 4:30 p.m. a vehicular crash occurred in close proximity to the Chevron on Tech Drive. Responding to the scene were Ruston Police Department and Ruston Fire Department-EMS. There were...
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05/05/2015
Ruston’s Board of Aldermen took the first step Monday night toward eliminating timed parking on about 20 downtown parking places. Alderman Jim Pearce introduced an ordinance that would restore all-...
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05/05/2015
Joshua David Mitchell is the founder, owner and sole-builder of Jodami Design, a Ruston furniture business that specializes in one-of-a-kind furniture pieces. “I’ve been building furniture for about...
05/05/2015
Louisiana Tech University will join 44 other universities with the UTeach program in response to national concerns about the quality of K-12 education in science, technology, engineering and...
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05/05/2015
Newk’s Eatery will be opening at the beginning of September in Ruston, said Newk’s Marketing Director Deidra Adair. “We are leading in the open kitchen, quick casual dining concept,” said Adair. “We...
05/04/2015
The Louisiana Tech University School of Design Galleries will have their BFA studio exhibition from Tuesday through May 15 with an opening reception from 5-7 p.m. on Tuesday at the F. Jay Taylor...
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05/04/2015
Winners of the 2015 MLB Pitch, HIt and Run competition were, from left to right, Deunta Edwards, 14, Kahless Carnahan, 7, Rakeem Potts, 7, Daylon Edwards, 8, and Aaron Jackson, 10. The event, which...
05/04/2015
Louisiana Tech University and KLPI will be hosting Mayfest from 1-10 p.m. Friday at Centennial Plaza on the Louisiana Tech campus. “Mayfest is an annual music festival that is hosted by KLPI for...
05/04/2015
The inaugural Techspys — a spin off of the ESPYs — will debut today at 6:30 p.m. at Howard Auditorium on the Louisiana Tech campus. Louisiana Tech athletics will roll out the blue carpet — literally...