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June 24th, 2013

Peach Festival Photo Contest winners announced

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Listed below are the names of the 2013 Louisiana Peach Festival Photo Contest, sponsored by Barnes Portraiture. Photos below were submitted by Barnes Portraiture.
Most photogenic
0-6 months:
• Mattie Aycock — daughter of Benjamin and Britney Aycock of Dubach.
• Ryan Sandifer — son of Doyle and Katie Sandifer of Ruston.
• Victoria Copes — daughter of Clint and Sarah Copes of Calhoun.
Most photogenic
7-12 months:
• Lillie McManus — daughter of Quincy and Mollie McManus of West Monroe.
• Anna Lokey — daughter of Chris and Mandi Lokey of Ruston.

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Maton, Terrasas are All-Louisiana

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It was a tough spring for Louisiana Tech University’s baseball team, which finished with a 19-37 overall record and went 6-21 against Western Athletic Conference teams.
But Phil Maton and Taylor Terrasas are making it bearable.
Sophomore pitcher Maton and senior infielder Terrasas were the Bulldogs’ representatives on the 2013 All-Louisiana collegiate squad announced by the Louisiana Sports Writers Association on Sunday.
Both players were second unit members.

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Shaq has big heart for Louisiana

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Where do you start when trying to put your arms around the very large life and career of Shaquille O’Neal?
No one really has the arms that are big enough, literally and figuratively.
Let’s see, there is national college Player of the Year. No. 1 pick in the NBA Draft. Multi-time NBA Champion and multi-time regular season and postseason MVP. Olympic Gold Medalist. Member of NBA at 50. One of the all-time greats to ever play the game!

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Bulldogs: Record-breaking season in 2012

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As the sun sets on Louisiana Tech’s 12-year membership in the Western Athletic Conference and the University prepares to move to Conference USA on July 1, LATechSports.com wanted to take a look back on some of the top moments from the past dozen years.
Each day during this month, LATechSports.com will feature a top game, player or significant event that has occurred since the University joined the WAC on July 1, 2001 (these milestones will be done in random order).

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Clint Conque’s son is Army graduate

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WEST POINT, N.Y. — Former Ruston resident Cadet Benton Conque, son of Angele and Clint Conque of Conway, Ark., recently graduated from the United States Military Academy in West Point.

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Help spread migraine awareness

For most people, headaches are a slight annoyance. However, 37 million Americans live in fear of the next time they’ll have what many people think is just another headache.
June is Migraine Awareness Month. Many people do not understand the severity of migraines, which is why it is important to learn more about a disease that affects many Americans.

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In awe of a Louisiana legend

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I get to meet quite a few public figures in my profession, but meeting a living legend had never happened — until last Wednesday.
I received a call the day before the Squire Creek Peach Festival Luncheon scheduled for June 19 that none other than Louisiana’s most controversial governor, next to Huey P. Long, was headlining the event. With the news that Edwin Edwards was not only in the area, but accessible as well, I eagerly volunteered to make the short trip to Choudrant.

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Louise Mitchell James

Louise Mitchell James, age 78, of Star City, AR passed away Wednesday, June 19 at JRMC in Pine Bluff. She was born January 15, 1935 to the late Thomas Earnest Mitchell and Ruby Amanda Woodward Mitchell.

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Docket No. 13-356

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TERRYVILLE FIELD Docket No. 13-356
LEGAL NOTICE
STATE OF LOUISIANA, OFFICE OF CONSERVATION, BATON ROUGE, LOUISIANA.
In accordance with the laws of the State of Louisiana, and with particular reference to the provisions of Title 30 of Louisiana Revised Statutes of 1950, a public hearing will be held in the Hearing Room, 1st Floor, LaSalle Building, 617 North 3rd Street, Baton Rouge, Louisiana, at 9:00 a.m. on TUESDAY, JULY 2, 2013, upon the application of WILDHORSE RESOURCES, LLC.

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LEGAL NOTICE

LEGAL NOTICE
167 NORTH SELF STORAGE pursuant to LA R.S. 9:4759, notice is hereby given that 167 NORTH SELF STORAGE, located at 5568 Highway 167 N, Ruston, LA 71270, will sell at auction the following described properties located in unit indicated and leased to person so named:
Alexander, David
241 Sellers Rd.
Dubach, LA 71235
Unit No. #I355
Kenmore dryer, Graco baby bed, toys, speakers, VCR, printer, baby stroller, ironing board, misc.

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