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March 12th, 2013

Griggs, Zachary to exchange vows

Mrs. Beverly Sanders and the late Mr. Kenny Sanders, of Saint Joseph, are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Riva Griggs, to Todd Zachary, son of Mr. and Mrs. Paul Zachary, of Bossier City.

The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. Randell Griggs, of Saint Joseph. Todd is the grandson of Mrs. June Ballinger and the late Mr. Russell Ballinger and Mrs. Kathleen Zachary and the late Mr. P.G. Zachary, of Bossier City.

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Elizabeth Peyton

Elizabeth Peyton, 91, died Friday, March 8, 2013 in Hartwell, GA. Her husband, The Rev. Robert L. Peyton, preceded her in death in 2011. They were married for 68 years and lived in retirement in Arcadia, LA for 28 years before they moved to Hartwell in 2011.

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Margaret Geer Sledge

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Margaret Geer Sledge of Arcadia, better known as “Mimi” or “Miss Margaret” to family and friends, went home to be with her Lord on Sunday, March 10. A memorial service celebrating her life will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Wednesday, March 13, at First Baptist Church, Arcadia, with Rev. Jeff Hoffman officiating. Interment will be at the Arcadia Cemetery at 9:30 a.m.

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LEGAL NOTICE We, Fish Gotta Swim

LEGAL NOTICE
We, Fish Gotta Swim dba Scott’s Catfish of Ruston, are applying to the office of Alcohol and Tobacco Control of the State of Louisiana for the permit to sell beverages of low alcoholic content at retail in the Parish of Lincoln at the following address: 2480 Highway 33, Ruston, La. 71270.
Fish Gotta Swim, d/b/a Scott’s Catfish of Ruston
/s/ Scott Bond, President
2td: March 12 & 13, 2013

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I,LINDA COOK, Clerk of Court and Ex-Officio Jury Commissioner in and for Lincoln Parish,

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 CRIMINAL/CIVIL JURYS drawn, MARCH 6, 2013, at the meeting of the Jury Commission in and for Lincoln Parish, Louisiana.
AL-AGHA, LAILA KHALED JAMEEL
ALBRITTON, KEITH CONRAD
ANDERSON, DWIGHT TODD
ANNISON, JOY RYLAND
ANTHONY, KEVIN L
ARCHIE, LANNIE L
ATES, CAROLYN
BAILEY, STEPHEN JAMES
BARMORE, WESLEY DONALD
BARNES, ALVIN JAY
BARTON, TRAVIS EUGENE
BELDING, BILLY MAC
BENNETT, WILLIAM FRANKLIN
BOB, REGINA MARIE

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March 11th

The Fashion moves to new location

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A passion for the expansion of downtown Ruston was one of the reasons that Kelly Hogan, owner of The Fashion, decided to pack up and move down the street.
The business has been open for 60 years, the last nine under Hogan’s ownership, but it has a new location between Monjuni’s and the Ruston Daily Leader’s office.
“We moved because of the building,” Hogan said. “We were seizing an opportunity. … We thought it would be a fun time to change.”

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Correcting the budget

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GRAMBLING — On the table for April’s meeting is to amend the 2012 budget with final numbers coming in with more than a million surplus, as Mayor Edward Jones gave preliminary figures in Thursday evening’s regularly scheduled City of Grambling Council meeting.
As the new business was discussed, Mayor Jones stated he wanted to make a few statements about the proposal to introduce an ordinance to amend the 2012 Budget.

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Women's History Month

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Name: Nancy A. Bergeron
Number of years lived in Lincoln Parish: With the exception of a couple of years after graduate school, all of my life.
Profession: Journalist. Currently, communications manager for the Ruston-Lincoln Chamber of Commerce. Prior to that, 28 years as a newspaper reporter.
Clubs/organizations/professional affiliations: Presbyterian Church of Ruston, LifeHouse Ministries, Habitat for Humanity, Buddy Ball of Ruston, Keep Lincoln Parish Beautiful, Louisiana Tech University Institutional Review Board

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Cedar Creek Celebration 2013

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Cedar Creek School held its annual Celebration fundraiser, which includes a cook-off contest, on Saturday with the theme “Sportsman’s Paradise.” The event serves as the main fundraiser for the year. This year, funds raised were set to be used to make the school an iPad school. For this first year, the school is working on infrastructure to increase the bandwidth for better wireless connectivity. In future years, they will provide training for teachers and actual iPads for students in sixth through 12th grades.

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Coalition working to prevent drunk driving

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Gearing up for its busiest time of year, the North Central Alliance Partners in Prevention Advisory Board met last week to discuss upcoming projects, which include two mock crashes and the annual Lives Lost to Alcohol Display.
In addition to planning upcoming projects, Kip Franklin, with the Lincoln Parish Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Preparedness, served as guest speaker at the luncheon.
“Our biggest thing is school safety and school training right now,” Franklin said.

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