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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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10/09/2014
Additions such as a garden and now a greenhouse have been made to the Lincoln Parish Detention Center. In February, Warden Jim Tuten and LPDC ventured into the gardening world, and since then they...
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10/09/2014
The Aggies are off to a great start of the 2014-15 school year. Choudrant High welcomes three new teachers: Mrs. Angelica Hale, Spanish teacher, Mrs. Heather Causey, special education teacher and Mrs...
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10/09/2014
Cathi Cox-Boniol, Lincoln ACHIEVE Coordinator, was recently among a group of national stakeholders brought together in Washington D.C. by The Chemical Educational Foundation (CEF). Part of a series...
10/09/2014
Ruston High School will be hosting the Bearcat Classic debate from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. Saturday, sponsored by Woodard and Clement Law Offices. Several schools from across the state will compete in...
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10/09/2014
More than 165 students were recognized during the Summer Recognition Ceremony held Oct. 2, in Treen Auditorium at the Louisiana School for Math, Science and the Arts. Deborah Adeyemi, of Ruston, was...
10/09/2014
A Honor Roll • First grade Luis Bautista, Mackenzie Becks, Aimsley Brown, Autumn Brown, Olivia Cole, Ivy Collinsworth, Morgan Crowe, Jolee Dison, Tate Hammond, Kaleb Holstead, Ke’Shaun Jackson, Jacob...
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10/09/2014
Top: The Ruston Fire Department recently visited students in the Temple Baptist Church Pre-k program. Students enjoyed watching a movie on fire safety and getting a tour of the fire truck. Bottom:...
10/09/2014
Principal’s List • Third grade Amelia Avery, Donovan Breeding, Kyle Caston, Bethany Colvin, Bryant Crook, Matthew Daulton, Jonah Dumas, Joanna Fernandes, Austin Guillory, Pondexter Howard, Khadija...
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10/09/2014
The Ruston Rotary Club proudly announces the recipients of the September Student of the Month Awards. Following comments by program coordinator Rachel Lilley, each student honoree spoke to the club...
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10/08/2014
During the unloading of the Domestic Abuse Resistance Team’s pumpkins, 22-month-old Drew Wade helped his mom Rebekah Wade, member of the DART board, arrange pumpkins in a wheelbarrow. The pumpkin...