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Ruston police are continuing their investigation today into the death of a local man whose body was found Monday in a wooded area south of West Woodhaven Avenue. Detectives located the remains of Gary Goodling, 71, about 2 p.m. Monday, Deputy Police Chief Clint Williams said. “There are currently no signs of foul play, but Goodling’s body has been sent for an autopsy,” Williams said on Tuesday. Goodling lived on East Woodhaven Avenue, across U.S. 167 and about one third of a mile from where his remains were found. Though family and friends had not seen Goodling since Jan. 31, he was not...

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02/05/2019
GRAMBLING — Saturday night was one for the record books at Grambling State’s Fredrick Hobdy Assembly Center. The Lady Tigers senior guard became the first NCAA Division I women’s basketball player to...
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02/05/2019
While many can only dream of interacting with notable figures like Martin Luther King, Jr. or Nelson Mandela, Morris Taft Thomas can clearly recall his encounters with them. On Feb. 2, during a...
02/01/2019
The next step toward the Phase II additions to Ruston’s sports complex could come Monday when the Board of Aldermen considers a resolution asking Louisiana’s Bond Commission to allow the city to...
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02/01/2019
Chief Lincoln Parish Sheriff’s Deputy Stephen Williams announced today he is officially entering the race for Lincoln Parish sheriff. “I was born and raised in Lincoln Parish and I have a strong...
02/01/2019
Choudrant Honor Roll – Second Nine Weeks Principal’s List Eighth Grade Zane Bayless Payton Doss Jackson Echols Emma Frechette Cameron Grice Mattie Johnson Bryce Mcguire Heather Murphey Gavin Murphy...
02/01/2019
Cypress Springs Honor Roll List Principal’s List
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02/01/2019
Grambling State University is looking to become the first Historically Black College and University in the United States to house a digital library, and an on-site press conference Thursday revealed...
02/01/2019
NEW YORK (AP) — Apple says Facebook can no longer distribute an app that paid users, including teenagers, to extensively track their phone and web use. In doing so, Apple closed off Facebook’s...
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02/01/2019
Ruston’s Loyal Blue Weekend celebration is the Louisiana Travel Association’s 2019 Festival/Event of the Year Louey Award winner. The award was presented during the LTA’s annual meeting in Alexandria...
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02/01/2019
Bank of Ruston, a 114-year old Louisiana-based financial institution, announced today that it has changed its name to Century Next Bank. The new name is an adaptation of the bank’s holding company...