William and Nancy Hanks celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on Oct. 17. Their family hosted an evening of food and fellowship at the Hanks’ home. The Hanks were married Oct. 15, 1960. They have two children, Mike Hanks and wife Cammie, and Jackie Billberry and husband Philip. They have four grandchildren, Lance Billberry, Brittney Billberry, Hunter Hanks and Abigail Hanks.
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At approximately 10:45 a.m. Wednesday Ruston Police Department responded to a downed electrical line at Maple Street and Alabama Avenue. Police reported that a beverage truck, turning into a parking lot, caught a low-hanging electrical wire and continued turning. The caught wire then caused the electrical pole to break in half. It took utility officials until approximately 5:20 p.m. to fix the pole.
Centric Federal Credit Union supports the community with an $800 donation to Christian Community Action. From left to right are Stephanie Griffin, CCA director, and Erica Wheelis, Centric FCU Ruston branch manager.
Assembly of God
First Assembly of God
“Living in the Spirit” class is at 9:45 a.m. Sundays. Children’s church is at 10:45 a.m. Nursery through age 3 is provided at 10:45 a.m. Sundays, by request on Sunday night and at 6 p.m. Wednesday.
Bible study classes begin at 9 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. Worship is also held at 9 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. Choir rehearsal begins at 4 p.m. today.
Men’s prayer breakfast begins at 6:30 a.m. Tuesday. Wednesday evening’s prayer services at 6:30 p.m.
Cook currently offers a Sunday morning pick-up. Call the church office at 255-1318.
The Ruston Rotary Club proudly announces the recipients of the October Student of the Month awards. Each student honoree spoke to the club members about their accomplishments at the Oct. 14 luncheon and was then 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.