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Louisiana’s Bond Commission has approved the city of Ruston’s request to issue $6 million in bonds to pay an improvement project at the North Sewage Treatment rather than taking the money out of the Moving Ruston Forward funds. The commission met Thursday in Baton Rouge. The option to approach the commission became available when the city won approval for a low-interest loan from the state Department of Environmental Quality. Now, the city will use the DEQ money as a way to borrow the $6 million and use MRF money already on hand for other projects. City officials say the 0.95 percent...

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The Ruston High School Freshman Academy recently partnered with Lincoln ACHIEVE to provide a special incentive trip for members of the freshman class who had maintained exemplary behavior during the...
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Ruston voters have elected Ronny Walker as their next mayor. Complete but unofficial returns from Tuesday’s election show Walker won 59.8 percent of the 5,341 votes cast to beat challenger Bill...