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Loyal Blue Weekend wins 2019 Louey Award

January 30, 2019Written by: Amanda Quimby Carrier, TMP

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The Ruston Lincoln Convention & Visitors Bureau is proud to announce the Louisiana Travel Association (LTA) introduced Loyal Blue Weekend as the winner of the 2019 Festival/Event of the Year during its Annual Meeting Thursday, Jan. 24 in [...]

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Celebrating Black History Month in Lincoln Parish

January 29, 2019Written by: Ruston Lincoln CVB Team

February is a special month indeed with a holiday for sweethearts, a commemorative day for past presidents, and plenty of Mardi Gras festivities scattered throughout. What makes the month even more important is the celebration of African American life and history. Originating in 1926 as only a week-long celebration, today, the entire month of February is dedicated to honoring the heritage, [...]

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Mardi Gras in Ruston

January 7, 2019Written by: Amanda Quimby Carrier, TMP

Carnival season is here, and we're ready to laissez les bon temps rouler! Everyone knows Louisiana does Mardi Gras best, and now you have two ways to celebrate the season in Ruston, LA!

Dancing at the Mardi Gras Ball

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Bustamante, Causey Win Hospitality Award

January 7, 2019Written by: Amanda Quimby Carrier, TMP

The Ruston Lincoln Convention & Visitors Bureau is proud to announce the 2018 Hospitality Award will be given to Nicholas Bustamante and Whitney Trisler Causey for their design and implementation of three murals in Ruston. The award will be presented at the Ruston-Lincoln Chamber of Commerce Awards Banquet on Tuesday, January 15 at the Ruston Civic Center.

Bustamante and Causey [...]

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Grambling State Selected to Host Intercollegiate Football Championship through 2020

December 4, 2018Written by: Grambling State University

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GRAMBLING, LA – December 3, 2018 – Today, the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) announced that Grambling State University will host the 2019 and 2020 Football National [...]

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Holidays in Ruston

November 16, 2018Written by: Amanda Quimby Carrier, TMP

Christmas in Ruston is like nothing else. Downtown shops with beautifully decorated windows, streets lined with twinkling lights, and a community with cheerful spirits and thankful hearts elicit all the warm feelings of being home for the holidays. With so much happening during this season, we wanted to bring you a collection of the ways to celebrate the holidays with your friends and family [...]

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Loyal Blue Weekend wins 2019 Louey Award (1/30/19)Celebrating Black History Month in Lincoln Parish (1/29/19)Mardi Gras in Ruston (1/7/19)Bustamante, Causey Win Hospitality Award (1/7/19)Grambling State Selected to Host Intercollegiate Football Championship through 2020 (12/4/18)Holidays in Ruston (11/16/18)Places to Work & Study Remotely: Ruston, LA (10/29/18)Unique Eats: Seafood (10/22/18)Sundown Tavern: A Ruston Landmark (10/15/18)Local Seafood Favorites (10/9/18)Gameday Recipes (9/22/18)Rainy Day Fun (9/22/18)Best Burgers in Ruston (9/13/18)4 Must-Attend Events for Fall (9/5/18)Locals Love It: Sue Paperie (8/13/18)5 Things To Do in Ruston This Summer (8/6/18)Loyal Blue Weekends in Louisiana’s College Town (8/6/18)Breakfast Stops in Ruston (6/29/18)Ruston Peaches & Where to Find Them (6/12/18)Visitors Guide to the Louisiana Peach Festival (6/5/18)10 Best Mural Photos (5/23/18)6 Fun Kids Activities in Ruston (5/16/18)New Ruston Eats (5/8/18)Tourism Development Grants Available (4/19/18)Brunching at Beau Vines (4/13/18)Railroad Fest – A Celebration of Makers & Music (3/28/18)10 Reasons to Get Outside in Lincoln Parish (3/20/18)Ruston Lincoln CVB Seeks Visitor Center Coordinator (2/19/18)Meal Deals for the College Students (2/12/18)30 Things to Do in Ruston Before You Graduate (2/8/18)Date Night in Ruston (2/7/18)Napper elected as chairman of Louisiana Travel Association’s board (1/26/18)Louisiana Tech University College of Education Wins Hospitality Award (1/15/18)Staying Healthy in Ruston, LA (1/4/18)Eddie G. Robinson Museum: Hidden Gem of North LA (5/4/16)

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