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Gameday Recipes

September 22, 2018Written by: Amanda Quimby, TMP

Football season is here and fans are ready to set up their tailgates and cheer on the Bulldogs and the Tigers. Everyone knows that great friends, food, and drinks are key to a successful tailgate, so you’re your crew and try out some of these easy and delicious game day recipes!

We have a recipe for Cream Cheese Sausage Balls, which are great for an early day game, as well as a [...]

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Rainy Day Fun

September 22, 2018Written by: Madison Wooley

Rain, rain, go away, but until it does, you can still play! Ruston, LA has plenty of indoor activities for anyone in the family. Whether the game was rained out, it’s a wet weekend, (or it’s just too hot outside!), check out these places to have fun while staying out of the weather. 

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Best Burgers in Ruston

September 13, 2018Written by: Amanda Quimby, TMP

Most people can agree that there's just nothing like a good burger. And here in Ruston, there's no shortage of great burgers to choose from. Whether you like your burger traditional, piled with bacon, or topped with a fried egg, there's something in town to satisfy every craving. 

Take a look at the list we've compiled below featuring some of the best burgers in town (in no [...]

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4 Must-Attend Events for Fall

September 5, 2018Written by: Amanda Quimby, TMP

Fall is Ruston’s busiest time of year. Between game days for Louisiana Tech and Grambling State University and Ruston’s lively downtown district, there’s never a weekend without something to do! Our online calendar is filled with live music, theatrical performances, films, and so much more; [...]

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Locals Love It: Sue Paperie

August 13, 2018Written by: Madison Wooley

Our "Locals Love It" blog series highlights Ruston businesses that have been identified by locals as places that go above and beyond to make a customer's experience truly exceptional. On this "Locals Love It" blog we're spotlighting Sue Paperie, a locally-owned paper store that has captured the heart of the Ruston community since it opened in February of 2015.

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5 Things To Do in Ruston This Summer

August 6, 2018Written by: Amanda Quimby, TMP

When the summer temperatures are in the upper 90's (and breaking 100 degrees!), you know it's summertime in Louisiana. Summer in Ruston is a great time to slow down, relax, and enjoy the charm of this small college town. While the summer months bring in a more relaxed atmosphere, there are still plenty of fun things to do and enjoy in the area! 

1. Try peach ice cream from the Read Full PostTags: Things to Do

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