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Thursday, July 19, 2018 - 11:32am
Candidate qualifying for the Nov. 6 primary continues in the Lincoln Parish Clerk of Court’s office until 4:30 p.m. Friday. Here’s a list of the local and regional contenders as of this morning: 5th District Congressman: Incumbent Rep. Ralph Abraham, Republican, Archibald. 2nd Circuit Court of Appeals, 2nd District: Incumbent Judge Jay B. McCallum, no party, Farmerville. 3rd Judicial District Judge, Division A: Jeffrey L. “Jeff” Robinson, Republican, Ruston. There is no incumbent. 3rd Judicial District Judge, Division C: Monique B. Clement, Republican, Ruston; Bruce Hampton, Republican,...

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11/27/2014
Louisiana Tech University knows the Christmas season has officially started when the Department of Agricultural Sciences holds its annual Poinsettia Show and Auction set for Tuesday at Squire Creek...
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11/26/2014
Christian Community Action doesn’t just provide those in emergency situations with canned food items. CCA Director Stephanie Mitchell said the center provides food, clothing, pays utilities, fills...
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11/26/2014
Ruston Mayor-elect Ronny Walker has tapped a three-person transition team of Lynne Gnemi, Mickey Mays and Bobby Williams to help plan for the change of administrations at City Hall. “They’re more of...
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11/26/2014
Having served as mayor of Downsville for over 20 years, Reggie Skains is used to smaller municipalities getting the short shift in state funding. As president of the school board that oversees...
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11/25/2014
The person allegedly responsible in Sunday’s suspected homicide has been apprehended. The Lincoln Parish Sheriff’s Office arrested Veronica Denice Jackson, of Jonesboro, in connection with the murder...
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11/25/2014
Within the next few weeks, Ruston native Trent Dion Soto hopes to hear a decision from Sundance — or one of a number of other prestigious film festivals — about whether his documentary “Among the...
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11/25/2014
The Rev. Cathy Brewton guides a group of women toward two large windows overlooking the backyard of LifeHouse Ministries, located at 813 N. Trenton St. “I just want to make sure ya’ll look outside at...
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11/24/2014
New Tech students at Ruston High School listened to advice on being successful from several professionals in the community during a panel discussion Thursday.
11/24/2014
Deputies with the Lincoln Parish Sheriff’s Office are investigating the Sunday morning death of a Grambling man. According to a press release from LPSO, at approximately 7:30 a.m. Sunday deputies...
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11/24/2014
The Lincoln Parish Detention Center Commission will begin looking into new options for housing juvenile offenders. During Friday’s meeting, LPDC Warden Jim Tuten said the main facility that is...