The Ruston Rotary Club proudly announces the recipients of the November Student of the Month Award. Recognized by Rotarian Jim Hilton, each student was honored at the Nov. 16 luncheon and presented an award of achievement by club president Tom Garza.
Each award recipient has maintained a minimum GPA of 3.5 and been active in extracurricular activities and leadership roles on their perspective school campus.
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Louisiana Tech sprinter Trey Hadnot ran 20.78 to win his heat but fell just short of advancing to the finals as he finished ninth in the 200m at the 2014 NCAA Indoor Track and Field Championships Friday evening in Albuquerque, N.M.
At the NCAA Indoor Championships, the top eight times advance to the finals regardless of finish in the individual semifinal round heats.
Hadnot fell just short of advancing, missing the finals by one-hundredth (0.01) of a second.
BATON ROUGE (AP) — Public library access will be limited for certain sex offenders, election day voting hours will shrink for most state elections and food stamp crimes will carry stiffer penalties as nearly two dozen laws take effect with the start of the new year.
The measures were passed by lawmakers in the regular legislative session that ended in June.
Most noticeable may be the shortening of Louisiana’s voting hours by one hour on Saturday election days, pushed as a way to shrink the workload for elderly poll workers.