A man was arrested Wednesday after reportedly mistreating his infirmed roommate.
According to the affidavit, Mose E. Lyons, 162 Chesboro St., was arrested at approximately 10:42 p.m. Wednesday after an investigation by the Lincoln Parish Sheriff’s Office reportedly revealed that the home where he and the victim lived was hotter on the inside than the outside temperature.
The Ruston Rotary Club proudly announces the recipients of the December Student of the Month Award. Recognized by Rotarian Jathan Maricelli, each student was honored at the Dec. 8 luncheon and presented an award of achievement by club president Andy Halbrook. Each awardee has maintained a minimum GPA of 3.5 and been active in extra curricular activities and leadership roles on their respective school campus.
Speaking to scores of people in Farmerville’s Willie Davis Jr. Recreation Center, Grambling State University President Frank G. Pogue said, “We can’t live in the past, but we must never forget the past.”
“See all Americans, especially our young ones, need to walk through our political, social and economic experiences so they can understand what our race was facing,” said Pogue, the keynote speaker at Union Parish’s first celebration in honor of the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. on Saturday as he shared personal experiences from his youth and college years at Alabama State University.
The town of Dubach began the 2013-14 fiscal year with a list of annual housekeeping items at their meeting on Monday night including approving the year’s budget and appointing several individuals and businesses to perform necessary services.
Council members unanimously — with the exception of Hattie Graham, who was absent — approved the proposed budget for the Lincoln Parish Sales Tax and Use Commission. This budget must be approved by the majority of the members throughout the parish.