Lincoln Parish http://wwno.org en New tax in effect in Lincoln Parish http://wwno.org/post/new-tax-effect-lincoln-parish <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px; ">RUSTON &mdash; Lincoln Parish shoppers will find they are paying a little more at the checkout as a new quarter-cent sales tax to support the Sheriff&#39;s Office went into effect in July.</p> Mon, 16 Jul 2012 16:33:42 +0000 The Associated Press 15846 at http://wwno.org Peach fest impact grows http://wwno.org/post/peach-fest-impact-grows <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px; ">RUSTON &mdash; The 2012 Louisiana Peach Festival pumped a record of about $5.3 million into the Lincoln Parish economy, according to the Ruston-Lincoln Chamber of Commerce.</p> Sat, 14 Jul 2012 16:23:50 +0000 The Associated Press 15769 at http://wwno.org