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Leaders of the Sparta Groundwater Commission will meet Monday to discuss whether the legislation that created the commission needs to be revised to meet the panel’s long-term goals. The meeting is set for 10 a.m. in the conference room of Reese Hall, on Louisiana Tech University’s agriculture campus. And while the executive committee gathering wasn’t called specifically to talk about the commission’s lack of policymaking, enforcement or revenue-raising authority, the topic may come up, Lindsay Gouedy, the commission’s executive director, said Thursday. “At some point in the future, that is...

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07/22/2014
The Lincoln Parish Police Jury held a special meeting Monday night to adopt an ordinance providing the merger of certain precincts in Lincoln Parish, as well as an ordinance redesignating certain...
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07/22/2014
The Lincoln Parish Sheriff’s Office has arrested two male suspects in two separate battery incidents that occurred Monday. LPSO responded to a call at around 9 p.m. Monday in reference to a domestic...
07/22/2014
The Town Council of Dubach met in regular session at 6:30 p.m. Monday in the town hall. The meeting opened with the Pledge of Allegiance followed by guest speaker and district attorney hopeful, John...
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07/21/2014
Bargain hunters who enjoy scouring a store to find that one unique purchase will likely be pleased to know that they officially have a new venue — reTagz. The thrift store, located at 200 W. Alabama...
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07/21/2014
A Ruston man remains in the Lincoln Parish Detention Center today charged with aggravated battery after a weekend incident in which he reportedly stabbed another man with a knife. Marco Jenkins, 34,...
07/21/2014
The Ruston High School Alumni Association is once again seeking nominations for the annual Distinguished Educators and Alumni Awards Luncheon. Each year the alumni association honors seven former...
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07/19/2014
As part of the Summer Reading Program, the Lincoln Parish Library hosted a production of Alice In Wonderland. Area children were able to attend and participate in this event. Based on the book by...
07/19/2014
During the recent Library Board of Control meeting, Library Director Vivian McCain announced news that will benefit patrons. “We will be working with the Louisiana Bar Association along with some...
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07/19/2014
There is the popular adage, “Showing up is half the battle,” or the similar, “90 percent of success is showing up.” First Assistant District Attorney Andy Shealy said about 90 percent of the...
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07/19/2014
Jessica Hughes, who has been a member for several years, joined the Junior Auxiliary of Ruston with a desire to be more involved in the community, but the experience has been more than she could ever...