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April 2nd, 2013

Dykes pulls surprise at scrimmage

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BERKELEY, Calif. — Sonny Dykes’ debut spring game at the University of California recently featured a running back that wowed the crowd of more than 5,000 with his size and speed, but no one knew he had run out of eligibility.
On third down, a former Bear and current Seattle Seahawks running back took a handoff on third down and ran unscathed into the end zone to a rousing cheer. Of course, the defense was instructed not to touch him and when he pulled off his helmet, he received a rousing cheer.

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Davison, Bradshaw horse is champion at Derby handicap

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NEW ORLEANS — Terry Bradshaw obviously knows football.
He knows horses, too.
When he and co-owner Steve Davison of Ruston first purchased Graydar, they were unable to get him on the track as a two-year old and only three times last year due to various illnesses and injuries.
“I told Steve we’ve got to be careful with this horse because he’s so big,” Bradshaw said last weekend. “That’s given him time to mature and grow into his body which ultimately would be to our advantage.

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RHS piling up baseball wins

For the past two years, Ruston High School’s baseball team has marched deep into the Class 5A Louisiana High School Athletic Association playoffs.
If nearly 25 games worth of action so far supplies any measuring stick, look for the Bearcats to make another major dent in postseason competition at the sport’s highest classification.
After completing a three-game series of two different opponents during Easter weekend, Ruston High has a 19-4 record entering a District 2-5A series against perennial rival West Monroe High later this week.

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College focus shouldn't be wedlock

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While I’m immensely thankful that I was lucky enough to find the man I would marry at such a young age (we met when I was 21 and were married when I was 25), I certainly never expected that to be the case.

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Advising the 4-H program

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Lincoln Parish 4-H welcomes the youth of Lincoln Parish to participate in a “learning-by-doing” environment where they are able to actively participate in hands-on experiences and make a lasting impact in their communities. 4-H focuses on the following three national initiative areas: Science, Engineering and Technology (SET), Healthy Living and Citizenship. The Louisiana 4-H Youth Development program is an invaluable and essential source of non-formal education.

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ADVERTISEMENT FOR BIDS

ADVERTISEMENT FOR BIDS
Sealed bids will be received for the State of Louisiana by the Division of Administration, Office of Facility Planning and Control, Claiborne Office Building, 1201 North Third Street, Conference Room 1-145, Post Office Box 94095, Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70804-9095 until 2:00 P.M., Tuesday, April 30, 2013. ANY PERSON REQUIRING SPECIAL ACCOMMODATIONS SHALL NOTIFY FACILITY PLANNING AND CONTROL OF THE TYPE(S) OF ACCOMMODATION REQUIRED NOT LESS THAN SEVEN (7) DAYS BEFORE THE BID OPENING.
FOR: Repairs and Renovation to Wyly Tower Auditorium
Louisiana Tech University

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I, ALLEN Roy Buckley,

I, ALLEN Roy Buckley, do hereby give notice that I intend to apply to the Louisiana Board of Pardons for clemency or commutation of the sentence imposed upon me by the Third Judicial District Court for Lincoln Parish in the matter styled State of Louisiana vs. No. 35,197 Allen Roy Buckley.
3td: March 21 & 25 and April 2, 2013.

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I,LINDA COOK, Clerk of Court and Ex-Officio Jury Commissioner

I,LINDA COOK, Clerk of Court and Ex-Officio Jury Commissioner in and for Lincoln Parish, Louisiana, hereby certifies the following to be a
true and correct list of the CRIMINAL Jurys, drawn, MARCH 27, 2013, at the meeting of the Jury Commission in and for Lincoln Parish, Louisiana.
ABNEY, ELLIOTT LEADON
ABNEY, LUE ANNIE B
AINSWORTH, RONALD M
AKIN, WILLIAM WARREN
ALDRIDGE, DON REID
AMOS, CHARLES A
ANDERSON, CORTEZ ORLANDO
ANDERSON, JERMAINE LATAE
ASBERRY, LAQUISHA L
ATKINS, NIKENYA CHERIE
BAKER, DANIELLE
BARBER, CHRISTOPHER
BARHAM, BARBARA WAITS
BARNES, RONALD W
BEST, LEAMON

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NOTICE TO BIDDERS

NOTICE TO BIDDERS
Sealed bids will be received at the Louisiana Tech University Purchasing Office, P.O. Box 3157 T.S., 408 Keeny Hall, Louisiana Tech University, Ruston, Louisiana until 2:00 P.M., April 17, 2013 at which time and place they will be publicly opened for the following:
Re-Bid of T-shirts, Polo's, Caps & Messenger Bags (50012-246-13)

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April 1st

ADVERTISEMENT FOR BIDS SEALED BID # 2013-0013

ADVERTISEMENT FOR BIDS SEALED BID # 2013-0013
SEALED BIDS will be received until the hour of 10:00 a.m. THURSDAY, APRIL 11, 2013 in the Purchasing Office of the city of Ruston located at the Public Works Complex, 701 East Tennessee Avenue, Ruston, LA 71270, at which time all bids received will be publicly opened and read aloud, for furnishing the city of Ruston with
THE PURCHASE OF TWO (2) NEW HEART MONITORS/DEFIBRILLATORS FOR THE CITY OF RUSTON AMBULANCE DEPARTMENT
As per specifications on file:
The city of Ruston
Purchasing Office
701 E. Tennessee Ave.
Ruston, LA 71270

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