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One arrested for EZ Mart robbery

Hawkins said the employee saw the suspect drive away and called police with a description of the vehicle.
Lt. Eric Hanna spotted a vehicle that was close to the description given at Village Green Apartments located on West Barnett Springs Avenue.
“An item that was taken in the robbery was in plain view outside one of the apartments,” Hawkins said.
“Officers were able to make contact with two males in the apartment, one of which matched the description of the person who had reportedly committed the robbery.”

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Hoops’ legends stand tall at TAC

All of ‘em Hall of Famers, all of ‘em renowned for their traditional national powerhouse teams and all of ‘em gracing the presence of the TAC within only a matter of several days.
Last week, there was all-time women’s leader Pat Summitt guiding the University of Tennessee to a 72-50 victory over the Lady Techsters.
Summitt entered that contest with 913 lifetime wins.
Prior to the game, she visited with Ruston living legend Leon Barmore.

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Support new athletics era

The study, which will be augmented by a steering committee chaired by Reneau to put the recommended plan into effect, should be completed in 4-6 months. Reneau said more than likely, one of the areas the study will cite is funding. All of the above improvements are costly.
Additionally, to attract top-level coaches, Tech must increase the salaries it pays to its athletic staff.

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Take advantage of free flu shot offer Tuesday

“The Ruston Daily Leader is the voice of our community and we wanted to get the word out that there is plenty of time to get flu shots before the height of flu season strikes,” Rick Hohlt, publisher of The Ruston Daily Leader, said. “We also wanted to take a direct part in making it more attractive for people to protect their health. This partnership with Green Clinic accomplishes that and we appreciate the opportunity to work with them for better health in our community.”

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Bulldogs get much needed win

“I was very happy for our players because of them being happy about getting the win,” said head coach Keith Richard of Tech. “They played hard, they grinded it out and it’s a good win for everybody. This is what we had been needing. We had been grinding it out and playing hard in other games, but what’s different with this one is that we won.”

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Flu shot worth cost

We at The Ruston Daily Leader recognize the importance of flu vaccinations to the health of our local population and have partnered with Green Clinic to make the shots available to the public. Tomorrow, from 12:30-4 p.m., for each six-month subscription purchased, the subscriber will receive one free flu vaccination. For those who wish only to receive the vaccination, they may be purchased for $30.

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D.A.R.E. to keep kids off drugs

About a year ago, I discovered the essay I’d written in the fifth grade about my experience as part of the D.A.R.E. program. Reading through it I could see that of course we learned about drugs and how they could adversely affect our lives, and also back then our D.A.R.E. instructor focused on teaching us tactics related to resisting peer pressure and avoiding “youth gangs.” We also learned about self-esteem and practiced saying no.

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Tech plans research park and facility

Guice said Tech needs this research park to keep graduates and teach their students.
“This is important for Louisiana Tech because it strengthens our research program and allows us to work with companies who will want to partner with Tech,” he said. “It gives our students a place to get internships and our graduates a place to get jobs.”
As far as the region is concerned, Guice said the economic impact to the community would be great.

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