SUbscriber Login | NEW SUBSCRIPTION  
Monday, June 27, 2016 - 11:15am
Autrey, Terrie 2014.jpg
For nearly four years now, I have been writing columns about the Domestic Abuse Resistance Team for the Ruston Daily Leader. I have covered educational topics, such as stalking, dating violence and elder abuse. I have also written about events occurring in our community, such as the Christmas Angel project, our annual Radiothon, our Candlelight Vigils and our annual Collaboration is the Key training event. Almost every event I have ever written about has occurred in Lincoln Parish. Yet DART serves seven parishes, with an office and a rural advocate in each. These offices were created...

Lifestyles

  • warning: Parameter 2 to ad_flash_adapi() expected to be a reference, value given in /var/www/vhosts/rustonleader.com/httpdocs/includes/module.inc on line 497.
  • warning: Parameter 2 to ad_flash_adapi() expected to be a reference, value given in /var/www/vhosts/rustonleader.com/httpdocs/includes/module.inc on line 497.
  • warning: Parameter 2 to ad_flash_adapi() expected to be a reference, value given in /var/www/vhosts/rustonleader.com/httpdocs/includes/module.inc on line 497.
  • warning: Parameter 2 to ad_flash_adapi() expected to be a reference, value given in /var/www/vhosts/rustonleader.com/httpdocs/includes/module.inc on line 497.
  • warning: Parameter 2 to ad_flash_adapi() expected to be a reference, value given in /var/www/vhosts/rustonleader.com/httpdocs/includes/module.inc on line 497.
Slaughter, Jessica 2015.jpg
05/20/2016
Today’s Art Talk is a reprint of an article by Kathy Stone that ran in August 2014. NCLAC is still here in 2016, as we have been since the late 1980s, working to cultivate the arts in our region,...
052016 LionsClub C.jpg
05/20/2016
Cathy Brewton with Lifehouse Ministries was a recent speaker at the noon meeting of the Ruston Lions Club. Brewton told the group of the ministry’s scope and focus.
052016 Alexander C.jpg
05/20/2016
A Louisiana Tech University professor has been selected as one of 15 winners in an international composer’s competition. Joe L. Alexander, professor of music in Tech’s School of Performing Arts, was...
051816 Tech C.jpg
05/19/2016
Senior class students from Louisiana Tech University’s College of Engineering and Science showcased their solutions to real-world problems at the College of Engineering and Science Senior Projects...
05/19/2016
At Louisiana Tech University’s spring commencement, five engineering students will join a prestigious group of graduates from the National Academy of Engineering Grand Challenge Scholars Program.
051816 Pet C.jpg
05/19/2016
Meet Heidi. Heidi is a boxer lab mix that is house trained, spayed and up-to-date on shots. She loves people, children and walks great on a leash. She is an owner surrender and is desperately looking...
051416 EMMS 2 C.jpg
05/19/2016
Most of the youth with the Ethel Mae Movers and Shakers threaded a needle for the first time. There were so amazed that they could learn how to sew a button on a piece of fabric. The presenter was...
Washington, Jerrilene 2016.jpg
05/18/2016
Mental illnesses are medical/brain disorders that disrupt a person’s thinking, feeling, mood, ability to relate to others or daily functioning. Mental illness can strike anyone. According to the...
051416 Retired C.jpg
05/18/2016
Members of the Lincoln Parish Retired Educators visited the Ruston Rehabilitation Facility and passed out goody bags to the residents of the facility. The gift bags contained socks, lip balm, cookies...
051816 ClubNews C.jpg
05/18/2016
Janece and Louie Miller rallied the Caney Lake Good Sammers to “sally-forth” to the Louisiana State Fairgrounds in April for the Louisiana Good Sams Rally — themed “Rockin’ to the Oldies.” Going to...