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August 21st, 2014

Caring too much can be good

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People amaze me — the way they can overcome, screw up, get knocked down, overcome again — you never know what life is going to throw at you. The wind can blow and suddenly, your life is moving in a totally different direction.
When I saw our current School Superintendent Danny Bell announce that he would be retiring at a back-to-school rally at Ruston High School last week, I later thought about how the tone of the meeting changed so drastically with the utterance of just one phrase.
It was like life — completely unexpected.
The crowd went from cheering to crying.

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RESOLUTION 345

RESOLUTION 345
BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED, that the following millage (s) are hereby levied on the 2014 tax roll on all property subject to taxation by Town of Dubach:

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PUBLIC NOTICE

PUBLIC NOTICE
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that an Ordinance titled:
ORDINANCE ADOPTING THE BUDGET OF REVENUE AND EXPENDITURES FOR THE FISCAL YEAR BEGINNING OCTOBER 1, 2014, AND ENDING SEPTEMBER 30, 2015, FOR THE CITY OF RUSTON, LOUISIANA
was introduced by Alderman Jedd Lewis on August 18, 2014. A Public Hearing will be held on the Ordinance and the Ordinance will be considered for adoption at the regular meeting of the Mayor and Board of Aldermen to be held at 5:30 p.m., on September 8, 2014, Council Chambers/ Courtroom, City Hall, 401 North Trenton Street, Ruston, Louisiana.

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LOUISIANA DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENTAL QUALITY (LDEQ)

PUBLIC NOTICE
LOUISIANA DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENTAL QUALITY (LDEQ)
CITY OF GRAMBLING / GRAMBLING REGIONAL WASTEWATER TREATMENT PLANT
DRAFT WATER DISCHARGE PERMIT

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TOWN OF DUBACH

TOWN OF DUBACH
REGULAR MEETING OF TOWN COUNCIL
The Town Council of Dubach, Louisiana met in Regular Session Monday, August 18 2014, at 6:30 pm at the Town Hall.
Present were Honorable Robert Jensen Mayor, and Council members Vallie Carrico, Robert Colvin, Hattie Graham, Davie Powell, Donna Lewis, Elizabeth DeGrie with the Ruston Daily Leader.
Absent: NONE
Citizens attended: Hershel Cooper, Debbie Heard and Bonnie Gibson.
The Meeting opened with Pledge of Allegiance and Invocation by Mayor Jensen.
Motion by Davie Powell Seconded by Robert Colvin to approve Agenda as presented

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PUBLIC NOTICE

PUBLIC NOTICE
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the proposed Budget for fiscal year ending 2015 for the City of Ruston is now available for public inspection between the hours of 8 a.m. and 5 p.m., in the Treasurer's Office located at City Hall, 401 North Trenton Street, Ruston, Louisiana. A public hearing on the proposed budget will be held on Monday, September 8, 2014, at the regular meeting of the Mayor and Board of Aldermen at 5:30 p.m., in Council Chambers/Courtroom, City Hall, 401 North Trenton Street, Ruston, Louisiana.
A General Summary of the proposed Budget is listed as follows:

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August 20th

Lynda Champagne

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Graveside services for Lynda Champagne, age 75, of Dubach, LA, formerly of Houma, LA will be held at 1:00 PM Wednesday, August 20, 2014 at Union Cemetery in Dubach, LA under the direction of Kilpatrick Funeral Home in Ruston, LA.

Mrs. Champagne was born November 3, 1938 and passed away Monday, August 18, 2014.
Mrs. Champagne was a member of the Baptist faith. She was a graduate of LA Tech and a retired Teacher.

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Mary Katherine Lann Gregory

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Mary Katherine Lann Gregory born September 1, 1934, went to be her Lord and Savior on Monday, August 18, 2014 after her battle with cancer. Mary Katherine was born the daughter of Wharton M. and Lavena Lann of Ruston, Louisiana. Born and raised in Ruston, Louisiana, she was a graduate of Ruston High School and Louisiana Tech University. Upon graduation, she relocated to St. Joseph, Louisiana where she was a teacher at Davidson High School and Tensas Academy.

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Mrs. Nancy King

Memorial gathering for Mrs. Nancy King, 73 of Ruston, LA was from 12:00 PM until 2:00 PM Sunday, August 17, 2014 at Pleasant Grove Baptist Church in Choudrant with Rev. Brad Jones officiating under the direction of Griffin Funeral Home in West Monroe.

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Carolyn (Roy) McHale

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Carolyn (Roy) McHale age 77 of Ruston died Sunday August 17, 2014. Carolyn was a strong Christian woman who adored her husband of 58 years, John J. “Mickey” McHale, her 5 children, Patti Fuller; husband Wes of Southlake, TX; Son; Mike McHale, wife Cathy of Choudrant, LA; Daughter: Sam Brenner of Rowlett, TX; son Kelly McHale, wife Jenifer of Arcadia, FL; and daughter; Mary Tomlin, husband Tommy of Ruston, LA 10 grandchildren: Angela, Michael, Christina, Dusty, Sarah, Danielle, Joshua, Jesi, Johnny, and Julia and 5 great- grandchildren.

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