Jonesboro town council member appears in court
A Jonesboro town council member was arraigned in 2nd Judicial District Court on Tuesday on weapons and drug charges.
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Tue Jul 08, 2014
A few great reasons to live in Ruston
I have lived in Ruston for 11 years. I have found that the natives are not aware of what a wonderful town it is.
Fri Jul 04, 2014
'Keep the Arts Afloat!' drawing Wednesday
The winning donor's name will be drawn at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday at the Dixie Center for the Arts during the Dog Days of Summer Art Crawl.
Wed Jul 02, 2014
Birthdays Kimberly Bryant, Chatham; twins Carrie Hall and Christy Hall, 28, Ruston; Ashana Nicole Wright, West, Monroe Belated Janis Lowery, West Monroe Anniversary Dub and Janie Valentine, West Monroe Thursday Rotary of Monroe meets at noon at the Monroe Civic Center.
Tue Jul 01, 2014
Log Cabin Democrat
Cyber competition enriches UCA campus
Homeland Security official, Robin "Montana" Williams visited UCA last week to instruct and empower students in a week-long robotic competition.
Arcadia woman killed In Lincoln Parish crash
State police say a 49-year-old Arcadia woman has died in a three vehicle at the intersection of Louisiana Highway 821 and Highway 33 north of Ruston.
The Town Talk
Central Louisiana legislators focus on workforce issues
Workforce issues continue to be a top priority for the state Legislature, multiple lawmakers said at a Central Louisiana Chamber of Commerce event Monday.
Sun Jun 29, 2014
All things peachy in Ruston
The 64th Annual Louisiana Peach Festival Parade rolls through downtown Ruston on Saturday.
Wed Jun 25, 2014
La. Tech theatre honor society presents Spare None
RUSTON - Louisiana Tech University's Alpha Psi Omega National Theatre Honor Society will present SPARE NONE, two one-act plays as part of the Spare Change Initiative in Theatre , at 5:30 p.m. nightly June 27-28 in the Shakespeare Garden located in the George T. Madison Hall courtyard.
Tue Jun 24, 2014
The Town Talk
Judge: Huey P. Long Medical Center closure bill mishandled
The legislation authorizing the closure of Huey P. Long Medical Center didn't follow the state constitution, a judge ruled Monday, but the state is being allowed to proceed with shutting down the Pineville facility next week.
Sun Jun 22, 2014
La. Tech students inducted into Phi Kappa Phi
The following local residents recently were initiated into The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi, the nation's oldest and most selective collegiate honor society for all academic disciplines.
Anne Muckleroy creates Peach Festival design
Her design is also on billboards and printed material for the festival. Muckleroy, 21, is a senior communication design student at Louisiana Tech and a graduate of West Monroe High School.
Thu Jun 19, 2014
The Town Talk
Families welcome Louisiana National Guard members back home
For some, it was their first overseas deployment. Others had been through it multiple times before.
Tue Jun 17, 2014
La. Tech adds pair to women's hoops staff
RUSTON -- Louisiana Tech head coach Tyler Summitt has added Eric Burton and Ashley Thompson to the Lady Techster basketball program.
Mon Jun 16, 2014
Ruston man suspected of threatening driver with gun
Troopers assigned to Louisiana State Police Troop F arrested a Ruston man following a road rage incident Sunday morning.
Sun Jun 15, 2014
Ruston Grambling State alums pledge $50K
Grambling State University's Ruston alumni chapter has pledged a $50,000 scholarship donation, including $25,000 already raised and another $25,000 promised by Dr. Janet Duncan Barnes.
Thu Jun 12, 2014
Ruston road to close for two days
The city of Ruston will close East Texas Avenue between Bonner and Vienna streets to through traffic on Thursday and Friday.
Ruston man accused of driving into house while fleeing deputies
A Ruston man has been accused of running into a house while fleeing sheriff's deputies in Union Parish.
Former director of AG&FC dies
Hugh Durham IV, former director for the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission, died Friday at age 51 in Ruston, La., after suffering a heart attack.