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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.

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Grambling State Selected to Host Intercollegiate Football Championship through 2020

December 4, 2018Written by: Grambling State University

GSU Stadium

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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Places to Work & Study Remotely: Ruston, LA

October 29, 2018Written by: Hannah Delgado

Finding the perfect spot to sit down, focus, and check off tasks on a lengthy to-do list can be daunting. Ruston, LA has options for every individual to get out in the community and find the ideal study and work space! Any of the locations below could suit your workload needs:

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Unique Eats: Seafood

October 22, 2018Written by: Amanda Quimby Carrier, TMP

Dining out can be an experience all its own, especially when you get to enjoy unique menu items and twists on traditional favorites. Check out this list of ten dishes you may not be able to find anywhere else than Ruston, LA!

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