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The Ruston-Lincoln Chamber of Commerce announced their selection of the 2018 Louisiana Peach Festival T-shirt and poster design winners. Ivana Flowers, the Chamber’s communications and special events coordinator, said Courtney Self, of Jonesboro, won the T-shirt contest, while Pamela Powers, of Breaux Bridge, won the poster design. “We had nine posters and 11 T-shirt entries,” Flowers said. “In the past few years, most everything we have gotten has been digital, this year we had different entries. The poster is painted on wooden slates and the T-shirt is drawn.” This year’s shirt will be...

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09/05/2014
Ruston District 4 Alderman Jim Pearce today announced his bid for re-election saying he wants to make the city “that shining city on a hill.” Pearce, a Republican, has served 16 years on the board,...
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09/05/2014
Two California men were arrested Thursday in reference to a simple robbery in Grambling. Grambling State University police apprehended Lawrence Edward Smalley, 21, of 2563 W. Calle Vista Drive,...
09/05/2014
The board of aldermen for the city of Grambling met Thursday afternoon with several approvals on the agenda. The board approved a request to change their insurance agent to Affordable Insurance...
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09/04/2014
Ruston Police Department officers have made an arrest on the suspected armed robbery that took place at the Super 8 Hotel on Sunday. Taylor Dawn Beckley, 21, of 480 Pleasant Grove Road, Choudrant,...
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09/04/2014
A project that has been many years in the making will become a full-fledged reality as various divisions of the Lincoln Parish Sheriff’s Office begin operating out of their new facility Friday. “This...
09/04/2014
The Cotton Country Open Horse Show Association’s annual season is nearly drawing to a close. Beginning at 6 p.m. Friday and 9 a.m. Saturday, the organization will have their fourth out of five...
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09/04/2014
John French, of Shreveport, is pictured with his brand new Glock. French was the winner of the early bird prize for the 2014-15 52 Gun Raffle, benefiting the Choudrant Volunteer Fire Department. ...
09/04/2014
Friday, Saturday and Sunday marks an occasion where outdoorsmen in the area can save a few bucks — the 2014 Louisiana Second Amendment Weekend Sales Tax Holiday. “Act 453 of the 2009 Regular Session...
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09/03/2014
Gather those outhouses. It’s almost time to race. The Village of Choudrant will be hosting the Fifth Annual Outhouse Grand National to raise money for the Choudrant Volunteer Fire Department. The...
09/03/2014
The projected budget for the 2014-15 fiscal school year was presented by the Lincoln Parish School Board Chief Financial Officer George Murphy at the regularly scheduled meeting Tuesday night. Murphy...