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Saturday, December 16, 2017 - 9:57pm
A Choudrant man who was selected for early parole and probation under Louisiana’s new Justice Reinvestment program has been arrested for burglarizing the same business that led to his 2014 conviction. Jeffery Brian Davis, 47, of 4889 Hwy. 145, was arrested Thursday by Lincoln Parish Sheriff’s deputies and charged with simple criminal damage to property and simple burglary in connection with a break-in at Waterworks District No. 3. The waterworks office is located on Highway 80 between Ruston and Choudrant. Davis, who was living in Monroe at the time of his re-arrest, is being held at the...

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11/28/2017
City police are asking the public’s help in locating a man charged with attempted second-degree murder in connection with a Monday afternoon shooting. Brian Milsap, 22, who police say has ties to...
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11/28/2017
Christmas arrives in downtown Ruston at precisely 6 p.m. Friday. That’s when Ruston Mayor Ronny Walker and four students from the Paul E. Slaton Head Start Center will flip a ceremonial 8-foot-tall...
11/27/2017
In the spirit of the season, the Ruston Community Theatre will raise the curtain on “A Christmas Carol” at 7 p.m. Thursday at the Dixie Center for the Arts. This production was selected by RCT to...
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11/27/2017
Grambling residents will celebrate Christmas spirit with gifts, fruits and candies during the Grambling Joy Fund’s annual Christmas parade starting 11 a.m. Saturday. The parade, which has taken place...
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11/26/2017
NEW ORLEANS — When you’re known as “Mr. Excitement,” you don’t let a slight but painful injury slow you in a big game like Saturday’s Bayou Classic in the Mercedes-Benz Superdome. After suffering...
11/26/2017
As a black and gold blooded Tiger through and through, Hall of Fame baseball coach Wilbert Ellis of Grambling State University can’t help but hope a little déjà vu will be in store for next weekend....
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11/22/2017
In order to make up the approximately $50,000 lost during this year’s Louisiana Peach Festival, the Ruston-Lincoln Chamber of Commerce has taken over and created several events for the month of...
11/22/2017
Sales tax income across Lincoln Parish continued its general upward trend during the third quarter of 2017 and in year-to-date comparisons for the same period last year, figures given to the parish...
11/22/2017
A Lincoln Parish grand jury has indicted Jaylin M. Wayne, 19, for first-degree murder in shooting deaths of two men on the Grambling State University campus. Wayne, of St. Louis, is now formally...
11/22/2017
A Ruston man faces attempted second-degree murder charges today stemming from an incident that occurred Saturday night on Eastland Avenue. City police arrested Brandon Oneal Maryland, 36, of 793 Hwy...