With a plethora of parenting options available for couples looking to procreate, one option seems to be sitting on the backburner.
While in-vitro fertilization and surrogate mothers are both options becoming more and more viable every day, the process of adoption is slowly becoming more and more of an archaic way of being a parent.
With more than 140 million orphans worldwide, there is sure to be at least one child out of that number that would fit in perfectly to a family looking to expand.
As the weather slowly gets cooler, now is the time to start thinking about fire prevention.
According to the U.S. Fire Administration, home fires are more prevalent in the winter than in any other season. Cooking is the leading cause of winter residential building fires at 36 percent, followed by heating at 23 percent.
The USFA also emphasizes that space heaters account for about one-third of home heating fires and approximately 80 percent of the home heating fire deaths.
The town and gown relationship in Ruston is as strong as any in the country, and this past week one of the cornerstones in that partnership received an honor fitting for the indelible mark he’s left.
During last week’s Ruston-Lincoln Chamber of Commerce Award Banquet, it was announced that portions of West Arizona Avenue will now be known as Dan Reneau Drive to honor the outgoing president of Louisiana Tech University, who will retire at the end of June.