Lincoln Parish

Lincoln Parish, Louisiana

100 W Texas Ave
Ruston, LA 71270
Phone: (318) 251-5150
Fax: (318) 251-5149

In north-central LA, west of Monroe; organized Feb 27, 1873 from Bienville, Jackson, and Union parishes. Name Origin: For Abraham Lincoln (1809-65), sixteenth U.S. president

Area (sq mi):: 472.27 (land 471.38; water 0.89) Population per square mile: 89.30
Population 2005: 42,108 State rank: 27 Population change: 2000-20005 -0.90%; 1990-2000 1.80% Population 2000: 42,509 (White 56.90%; Black or African American 39.80%; Hispanic or Latino 1.20%; Asian 1.30%; Other 1.50%). Foreign born: 2.10%. Median age: 26.50
Income 2000: per capita $14,313; median household $26,977; Population below poverty level: 26.50% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $19,645-$22,158
Unemployment (2004): 6.00% Unemployment change (from 2000): 1.40% Median travel time to work: 18.60 minutes Working outside county of residence: 19.60%
Cities with population over 10,000:
  • Ruston County seat (20,665)

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    PennTex will continue to own its Permian Basin gathering and processing platform in Reeves County, TX and the remainder of its North Louisiana assets, including a second 200 MMcf/d Lincoln Parish processing plant in development.
    Shultz's brother Brad - rhythm guitarist in a band that also features Lincoln Parish (lead guitar), Daniel Tichenor (bass) and Jared Champion (drums) - chips in: "It's a big departure from the debut.
    Lincoln Parish Park Director James Ramsaur will likely get a few items on his park wish list in the near future thanks to an anticipated funding boost.
    This promising Kentucky combo features hillbilly siblings Matt and Brad Shultz, who plays rhythm guitar, as well as lead guitarist Lincoln Parish, bassist Daniel Tichenor and drummer Jared Champion.
    They're joined by Daniel Titchenor (bass), Lincoln Parish (guitar) and Jared Champion (drums).
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    Marry Fowler Beasley, a member of the Lincoln Parish School Board, said she supports school-sponsored prayer even if members of minority religions are opposed to it.
    The Company continues to be encouraged by the results of its drilling program in the Terryville prospect in Lincoln Parish, where it has drilled a total of 13 wells in the Cotton Valley/Gray sand intervals since mid-2006.
    MCS CEO Caroline Reaves, said, Not only does Jeff bring us 20 years of industry experience, but we are also excited to provide an opportunity to a Lincoln Parish native and Louisiana Tech graduate to lead our Ruston team.
    Matt Schultz (vocals), his brother Brad (guitar) and their friends Daniel Titchenor (bass), Lincoln Parish (guitar) and Jared Champion (drums) have spent the last year tearing back and forth across Britain and America.
    Jimi Hendrix, Green Day, The White Stripes and the aforementioned Kings of Leon joined the brothers' list of influences before Daniel Titchenor (bass), Lincoln Parish (guitar) and Jared Champion (drums) were recruited to form the band who have made their mark with singles In One Ear and Ain't No Rest for the Wicked and kick off an extensive UK tour at Coventry's Kasbah tomorrow night.

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