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Punishment benefits the child

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A reader in Buffalo resonated with a recent column in which I opined that a punishment is worthless unless it establishes a permanent memory.
When said reader’s son began kindergarten, he would work himself into a tantrum every morning. His “problem with transitions” caused him to miss the bus, so Mom ended up driving him to school.

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Robert Wayne Giles

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Graveside service for Robert Wayne Giles, age 87, of Choudrant will be held at 10:00 AM Wednesday, June 20, 2012 at Roselawn Cemetery in Calhoun, LA under the direction of Kilpatrick Funeral Home in Ruston. Officiating the service will be Rev. Dwayne Monk and Rev. Bill Moore.

Mr. Giles was born June 7, 1925 in Amite, LA to Dwight Norman Giles and Lillian Baham Giles and passed away June 18, 2012 in Ruston. He is preceded in death by sister: Katherine Herzog; brothers: Keith Giles, and James Giles.

Mr. Giles was a member of New Hope Baptist Church.

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Vicki Johnson Jones

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Vicki Johnson Jones peacefully entered eternal rest at her Quitman Louisiana residence surrounded by family and friends on June 17, 2012. A vivacious woman, dedicated to her faith, family, friends, and community, her warm and engaging smile will be missed.

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Fred Wallace “Buster” Revels

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Services for Fred Wallace “Buster” Revels, 88 and a member of the “greatest generation,” will be held at Hill Crest Funeral Home in Haughton, LA on Thursday June 21, 2012 at 2:00 p.m. with Mr. Frank Breithaupt officiating. Interment will follow at Hill Crest Memorial Park. The family will be receiving visitors prior to service beginning at 1:00 p.m.

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PUBLIC NOTICE

PUBLIC NOTICE
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that an Ordinance titled:
ORDINANCE IMPLEMENTING THE PROVISIONS OF THE CONSUMER CHOICE FOR TELEVISION ACT CODIFIED AT LA. R.S. 45:1361, ET SEQ., IN THE CITY OF RUSTON, LOUISIANA

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PUBLIC NOTICE

PUBLIC NOTICE
Notice is hereby given that the executor of the estate of Mary A. Mayfield, concerning the property described as Parcel No. 31192000093, Lincoln Parish, Louisiana, will remove 20 acres of timber.
12td: June 7 - 20, 2012

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JOB ANNOUNCEMENT Lincoln Total Community Action,

JOB ANNOUNCEMENT Lincoln Total Community Action, Inc. is accepting applications for the positions of Bus Drivers and Sub-Drivers. Bus Driver and Substitute- Must hold a valid CDL license with the required endorsements, a safe driving record, at least 21 years of age, a High School Diploma or GED, and have love and patience for young children. This position requires the completion of records, participation in training, and background check clearance. There is a bus attendant that assists with loading and unloading, and other assistance as needed.

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THE VILLAGE of Simsboro

THE VILLAGE of Simsboro in Lincoln Parish is seeking HPG funds from U.S.D.A./RHS for rural community housing preservation program. The funds will be used for the repair and rehabilitation of single- family houses of low and very low income residents of Simsboro rural area of Lincoln Parish, Louisiana. Informed citizens are urged to provide their input to the Village Mayor, Honorable Willie Hendricks, or the city’s consultant, Dr. Benedict Nwokolo. Dr. Nwokolo can be reached via this phone number: (318)247-2716 or via this email address: Nwokolo@gram.edu.

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