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LA Tech Game Day Guide

October 22, 2019Written by: Travis Napper, CDME

The kids are back in school and everyone has put their summer vacations in the rear-view mirror, so that can mean only one thing. It’s fall and football season in Ruston, as well as across the South. To get everyone prepped for the Louisiana Tech Football season, I thought this Game Day guide might be helpful to all Bulldog fans new and old! It all starts with Read Full PostTags: Community  |  Game Day  |  Things to Do

Louisiana Seafood Gumbo Recipe

October 14, 2019Written by: Tori Davis, Mainstreet Association Director

Nothing compares to the flavors of Louisiana cooking, especially when seafood is involved! We want to share one of our favorite recipes for Louisiana Seafood Gumbo. Bon appétit! 

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Quickest Ruston Eats for Interstate Travelers

October 14, 2019Written by: Tori Davis, Mainstreet Association Director

If you find yourself passing through Ruston, La. on I-20 with just enough time to grab a quick bite to eat, do yourself a favor and skip the fast food chains. Instead, try a local spot that offers quick service and dynamite food. We’ve picked a handful of fast, local Ruston eats that are sure to leave you coming back for more on your next trip through town.

La Bamba Mexican [...]

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Top 5 Places To Get Cocktails In Ruston Louisiana

September 26, 2019Written by: Two Upright Tray Tables

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Ruston Louisiana may be a college town, but when it comes to adult beverages, it's much more than cheap beer specials. Many of the great restaurants in town are home to some seriously upscale cocktails. [...]

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Spending A Weekend In Ruston Louisiana

September 25, 2019Written by: Two Upright Tray Tables

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Ruston Louisiana is a charming small town in North Louisiana. Charise and I used to live there, and we still miss the people [...]

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Top 5 Restaurants in Ruston Louisiana

September 25, 2019Written by: Two Upright Tray Tables

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Ruston Louisiana is a quaint little town in north Louisana. While the size of the town may be small, the local restaurants are big on flavor. Several years ago, we [...]

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