SUbscriber Login | NEW SUBSCRIPTION  

Archive - Oct 9, 2008

  • warning: Parameter 2 to ad_flash_adapi() expected to be a reference, value given in /var/www/vhosts/rustonleader.com/httpdocs/includes/module.inc on line 497.
  • warning: Parameter 2 to ad_flash_adapi() expected to be a reference, value given in /var/www/vhosts/rustonleader.com/httpdocs/includes/module.inc on line 497.
  • warning: Parameter 2 to ad_flash_adapi() expected to be a reference, value given in /var/www/vhosts/rustonleader.com/httpdocs/includes/module.inc on line 497.
  • warning: Parameter 2 to ad_flash_adapi() expected to be a reference, value given in /var/www/vhosts/rustonleader.com/httpdocs/includes/module.inc on line 497.
  • warning: Parameter 2 to ad_flash_adapi() expected to be a reference, value given in /var/www/vhosts/rustonleader.com/httpdocs/includes/module.inc on line 497.

Cougars hoping for turnaround

Cedar Creek, last year’s No. 1 ranked club in the final 1A state poll, is on a two-game skid after losing 35-13 at Double-A Many last week.
Grambling High will open 2-1A action against St. Frederick in Monroe Friday night. Ruston High will also be in Monroe to take on Ouachita in a key District 1-5A game.
A capsule look at each of the games involving parish teams Friday night:
COUGARS

Full text of this article is available to subscribers only. Login if you are already a subscriber. If you are not a subscriber, you can subscribe to the online version here.

Bookmark and Share

Downside of drugs described

Drugs can be classified as stimulants or depressants and have both short- and long-term effects on the brain.
Stimulants, such as methamphetamines, initially produce a euphoric effect. Chandler notes, “Every ounce of feel-good in the brain hits at one time.”
Then, not only might a person want to do it again, but the brain insists on it, Chandler said, adding, “Without it, there is either craving or withdrawal.”

Full text of this article is available to subscribers only. Login if you are already a subscriber. If you are not a subscriber, you can subscribe to the online version here.

Bookmark and Share

Caution can stop fires from igniting

With this week centering on fire prevention, there are some simple steps each of us should bear in mind as we go about our daily routines.
• If you make coffee in the morning, don’t leave the pot on. Whether you believe the stories of people being made homeless by absentmindedly leaving on their Mr. Coffee while at work, it’s better not to tempt fate.

Full text of this article is available to subscribers only. Login if you are already a subscriber. If you are not a subscriber, you can subscribe to the online version here.

Bookmark and Share

Gallery rebounds from setback

The setback has not dampened Cochran’s spirits, as she is using the extra time to complete renovations to the building.
“This will give us more time to get the space better prepared,” she said. “There were some things that were getting short-changed before.”
The art exhibit, “The Feminine Side of Life” has been rescheduled for 6-9 p.m. Oct. 31, giving the community a place to enjoy entertainment during Louisiana Tech’s Homecoming weekend. Cochran hopes people who will not be participating in Halloween festivities will come out.

Full text of this article is available to subscribers only. Login if you are already a subscriber. If you are not a subscriber, you can subscribe to the online version here.

Bookmark and Share