The Ruston Rotary Club proudly announces the recipients of the April Student of the Month Awards. Each student honoree spoke to the club members about their accomplishments at the April 16 luncheon and was presented an award of achievement. Each awardee has maintained a minimum GPA of 3.5 and been active in extra-curricular activities and leadership roles on their perspective school campus.
With only a few more days until Christmas, there is still time to take in a holiday show. B & B Theatre, a local professional acting troupe, in conjunction with the North Central Louisiana Arts Council, will present “A Christmas Cabaret” on Thursday in the Norton Building, located in Downtown Ruston at 207 W. Mississippi Ave. There is also an entrance on the 200 block of Park Avenue.
Float winners in the Louisiana Peach Festival parade were first place, Bank of Ruston, top; second place, Paige Volentine, D.D.S., middle; and third place, Skip Russell State Farm, bottom. The parade is produced by the Ruston Rotary Club.
Lincoln Parish remembered the true meaning of volunteerism at the annual Lincoln Parish Schools Community Volunteers Appreciation Luncheon, sponsored by Community Trust Bank on Tuesday in the Ruston Civic Center.
Senior Vice President of Culture Strategies for Community Trust Bank Ryan Kilpatrick opened the event with an explanation of his title and why it correlates with the importance of community.