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September 8th, 2014

A look back at Tech’s big win

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Bulldogs have now won seven straight games over Ragin’ Cajuns
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News and notes from Louisiana Tech’s big win at Louisiana-Lafayette that left the Bulldogs at 1-1 on the season:
• Tech recorded 48 points, the most since Nov. 10, 2012 when they scored 62 in a win at Texas State.
• Tech racked up 533 yards of total offense. The last time that happened was Nov. 24, 2014 at San Jose State.
• Cody Sokol, making his second career start for the Bulldogs, set a career-high in passing yards with 295 and tied his career-high with 22 completions and two touchdown throws.

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DART: 20 years and still going strong

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All week long, I have been working on a newsletter in honor of DART’s 20th anniversary. As I have written of our beginnings and our growth during the past two decades, it is apparent that DART has had a tremendous amount of support from this community. In this column, I want to talk a little about what true community support looks like.
While DART’s founders commonly receive recognition for the formation of this organization, there are a few people helped out without them, we wouldn’t have gotten our very first grant, the one which allowed us to open our doors.

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Pet of the week

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Harley is a Lab mix with a grey and black speckled chest. Around 1 year old, she has been at 4 Paws since she was a pup. Harley gets along with both children and other dogs. She is always happy and affectionate, never causes any trouble. She pretty much blends in and does not get noticed. Adoption fees are $65. Call 251-DOGS today for more. See all of the dogs up for adoption at 290 Rodeo Road, just south of Tech Farm Road. The office is open from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday or by appointment.

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Play it safe on local highways

In recent weeks we have seen an influx of traffic crashes throughout the parish.
Labor Day weekend alone saw more than a handful of motor vehicle accidents with several passengers being transported for injuries.
Sgt. Clint Williams, public information officer with the Ruston Police Department, said in a recent interview that driving is a task that deserves a person’s full attention.
“When you throw the phone in there, you’re not giving driving your full attention,” he said.

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Try to avoid rare respiratory virus

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It hasn’t hit in Louisiana — yet — but doctors warn that a respiratory illness that has already sickened more than 1,000 children in 10 states is likely to become a nationwide problem.
The disease hasn’t been officially identified but officials suspect it is a rare respiratory virus called Human Enterovirus 68. According to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the virus is related to the rhinovirus, which causes the common cold.

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LEGAL NOTICE

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I, ROBERT THOMAS WILLIAMS, have been convicted of 14:81 INDECENT BEHAVIOR WITH JUVENILES (ATTEMPTED) on Jan 28. , 2009. My address is 129 CAMILLIA CIR., RUSTON, LA 71270.
Race: White
Sex: Male
DOB: 12/11/1985
Height: 5’10”
Weight: 140 lbs
Hair Color: Brown
Eye Color: Green
2td: September 7 & 8, 2014

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I, ROBERT THOMAS WILLIAMS, have been convicted of 14:81 INDECENT BEHAVIOR WITH JUVENILES (ATTEMPTED) on Jan 28. , 2009. My address is 129 CAMILLIA CIR., RUSTON, LA 71270.
Race: White
Sex: Male
DOB: 12/11/1985
Height: 5’10”
Weight: 140 lbs
Hair Color: Brown
Eye Color: Green
2td: September 7 & 8, 2014

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I, KEVIN WAYNE JACKSON, have been convicted of 14:80 CARNAL KNOWLEDGE OF A JUVENILE (ATTEMPTED) on Dec. 13, 2011. My address is 147 E. HICO ST. DUBACH, LA 71235
Race: White
Sex: Male
DOB: 07/18/1973
Height: 5’10”
Weight: 215 lbs
Hair Color: Bald
Eye Color: Blue
2td: September 5 & 7, 2014

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I, Cardale Jones, have been convicted of 14:80 CARNAL KNOWLEDGE OF A JUVENILE (ATTEMPTED) on Feb. 17, 2010. My address is 226 HICKORY ST., APT APT 2, RUSTON, LA 71270
Race: Black
Sex: Male
DOB: 08/06/1984
Height: 6’0”
Weight: 255 lbs
Hair Color: Black
Eye Color: Brown
2td: September 5 & 7, 2014

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