The Trenchless Technology Center (TTC) at Louisiana Tech University has officially launched the Digital Trenchless Technology Reference Room, an international collection of nearly 28,000 trenchless technology citations and technical materials assembled over the past 17 years.
The Cosmos Club ended their yearly meetings with a luncheon in the Ropp Center at Louisiana Tech University. An induction ceremony, with a gardening theme, was held for the incoming officers. New officers inducted were: (Left to Right) Jan Taylor, treasurer; Mytris Orr, corresponding secretary; Marlen Jimerson, recording secretary; Pam Webb, second vice president and Mary Alice Moore, president. Not present was Vickie Benefield, first vice president.
Dr. Jared Vincent, local ophthalmologist, recently spoke at the noon meeting of the Ruston Lions Club. The Lions were told of the success of local free screenings for glaucoma, which were done by Dr. Vincent. Additionally the Lions learned that there are no symptoms which would alert anyone that they may have glaucoma — the only detection is professional screening.
Clint Crawford, of Dubach, won the four-wheeler given away at McKinney Honda’s 30th annual Open House. McKinney’s reported a record number of people who came by the store to shop and enjoy free food provided by Community Trust Bank.