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    Monday, September 17, 2018
    The 32nd class of Leadership Lincoln met for their first session September 13, 2018 at the Outdoor Wilderness Learning Center (The OWL). The group participated in team building exercises including ice breakers, personality assessments, low-ropes, and high ropes obstacles. This session is meant to help develop trust, improve communication, improve problem solving skills, and adaptability. The 27 ...read more
    Friday, September 14, 2018
    The Ruston-Lincoln Chamber of Commerce is seeking nominations for the 2019 Chamber Board of Directors   The Ruston-Lincoln Chamber of Commerce is seeking nominations for its Board of Directors. The Board of Directors is composed of fifteen members plus ex-officio (non-voting representation of organizations in the community) members. The governing and policy making responsibilities of the Chamber ...read more
    Friday, September 14, 2018
    Mike Wolfe, Frank Fritz, and their team are excited to return to Louisiana! They plan to film episodes of the hit series American Pickers throughout your area in November 2018.AMERICAN PICKERS is a documentary series that explores the fascinating world of antique “picking” on History. The hit show follows Mike and Frank, two of the most skilled pickers in the business, as they hunt for America’s ...read more
    Wednesday, September 12, 2018
    Class II of S.A.I.L. is UnderwayThe 2018-19 class of S.A.I.L. began September 11 with Orientation Day. Nine Lincoln Parish high school juniors met at the Ruston-Lincoln Chamber of Commerce for a fun half-day of getting to know one another, as well as the program manager, Victoria Sexton, and the Chamber president, Judy Copeland. They discussed what the next seven months have in store, volunteer ...read more
    Saturday, September 01, 2018
    Pause at the Podium: A Glass Half FullBy Cathi Cox-Boniol, Lincoln ACHIEVE Coordinator After almost sixty days of back-to-back teacher training during the summer of 2017, I was determined that wouldn’t happen again.  With no time of renewal over the summer, I found myself starting the new academic year farther behind than ever before.  Yet as I felt myself slipping into a similar situation this ...read more
    Tuesday, August 14, 2018
    Living Well Foundation Announces Fall 2018 Grant Cycle  The Living Well Foundation announces the opening of a Fall 2018 Grant Cycle beginning August 20th with online applications accepted through September 30th. Grant awards will be determined in November 2018 by the Foundation’s Board of Directors, and funding for the projects will begin in January 2019.   The priorities for the grant cycle ...read more
    Tuesday, July 31, 2018
    Victoria is a native of Memphis, Tennessee and recently moved to Ruston, Louisiana in 2014. Victoria graduated from Mississippi State University in 2013 with a degree in Political Science and Public Administration with a minor in Non-Profit Management. She has worked at First National Bank – The Uncommon Bank since 2015 as an Executive Assistant, Social Media Manager, and now a Mortgage Loan ...read more
    Saturday, January 20, 2018
      Honoring Lincoln Parish Difference Makers  About 330 people attended the Ruston-Lincoln Chamber of Commerce’s 98th Annual Awards Banquet presented by First National Bank on Thursday, January 18, to honor a few of the Lincoln Parish citizens who help make this community a great place to live. In addition to the Chamber’s recognitions, this event provides the occasion for other community ...read more

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