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    Tuesday, April 09, 2019
    The Blue Ribbon Dinner    Nostalgia is in and the Blue Ribbon Dinner is celebrating the wonderful and cherished memories of days past in a fun and fashionable way. Ruston Artisans has partnered with the Louisiana Peach Festival to reinvigorate this Ruston tradition. Previously held in local gardens, we have decided to capture the essence of gardens and peaches through our local visual and ...read more
    Tuesday, April 02, 2019
     Leadership Lincoln’s focus in March was Media and Diversity. The class of XXXII visited with several speakers.   Red Peach Media’s, Rick Godley talked about branding. Repetition and consistency are needed to keep you, your business, your cause, etc. TOMA (Top of Mind Awareness).   Stephen Williams, Chief Criminal Deputy for Lincoln Parish Sheriff’s Office talked about diversity and ...read more
    Tuesday, April 02, 2019
    RUSTON, Louisiana, April 2, 2019 – Hambidge Center has selected Ruston artist Raluca Iancu as the recipient of Argent Financial Group’s Distinguished Fellowship for the Hambidge Creative Residency Program’s 2019 Summer Session, Argent announced today.  Ruston residents who work in the visual arts, writing, ceramics, dance, music or the culinary arts were eligible to apply for the Argent Financial ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, The Arts
    Wednesday, March 27, 2019
      "We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, therefore is not an act but is a habit." ~ Aristotle  Chick-Fil-A is a brand synonymous with customer service, and it is constantly referenced by other businesses as “the one to emulate.”  Their founder, S. Truett Cathy, once said, “We should be about more than just selling chicken.  We should be a part of our customers’ lives and the communities in ...read more
    Tuesday, March 26, 2019
    Did You Know? Louisiana Workforce -    Does NOT:Issue Citations or Propose Penalties for violations of OSHA StandardsReport possible violations to federal OSHA enforcement staffDoes OFFER:FREE Noise MonitoringCost Containment ProgramOSHA 10 & 30 Hour Training ClassesOSHA Recordkeeping TrainingHelp you recognize hazards in your workplaceIdentify kinds of help available if further assistance is ...read more
    Thursday, March 14, 2019
    ***Veteran Giveaway***To give back to those who have given so much, we would like to award one lucky service member or veteran a brand new, fully installed Carrier A/C and Heating unit.Contestants must be an active service member or veteran and own a home within 30 miles of Ruston, Louisiana or be a current customer. 
    Categories: Events, In-the-Know, Community, Human Interest
    Wednesday, January 16, 2019
    High Honors for Ruston-Lincoln Citizens   More than 400 people attended the Ruston-Lincoln Chamber of Commerce’s 99th Annual Awards Banquet presented by Bank of Ruston on Tuesday, January 15, 2019. In addition to the Chamber’s awards presentations, this event provides the occasion to honor out-going members of the Board of Directors along with introducing in-coming members, and the presenting ...read more
    Friday, January 04, 2019
    The Ruston-Lincoln Chamber of Commerce has been presented the Top 20 Events award from the Southeast Tourism Society (STS) in recognition of the Louisiana Peach Festival. “The Louisiana Peach Festival is the largest and longest running event held in Ruston, LA. The event takes over Downtown Ruston for a weekend, where attendees can enjoy carnival rides, live music, kids’ activities, peachy goods, ...read more