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January 16th, 2017

FRED PRICE

Fred Price, age 91 died January 16, 2017. Services are incomplete at the time under the direction of Owens Memorial Chapel Funeral Home of Ruston.

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DAVID EDWARD FOSTER

Funeral services for David Edward Foster, age 73, of Ruston, will be 2:00 P.M. Tuesday, January 17, 2017 at Pleasant Grove Baptist Church in Choudrant. Officiating the service will be Rev. Brad Jones. Interment will follow in Pleasant Grove Cemetery under the direction of Kilpatrick Funeral Home of Ruston.

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LIQUOR LICENSE

I, Utility Brewing Company, am applying to the City of Ruston for a permit to sell beverages of high and low alcoholic content at retail in the City of Ruston at the following address: 206 North Vienna Ruston, LA 71270. Utility Brewing Company /s/ Cassidy Keim, Karl Puljak, Owners
1td:January 15 & 16, 2017

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WEATHERIZATION PROGRAM

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
For Further Information
Contact: Laurance Guidry (318) 861-4808
Louisiana Relay 711
APPLICATIONS ARE NOW BEING ACCEPTED FOR CCAA LINCOLN PARISH
WEATHERIZATION PROGRAM
The Caddo Community Action Agency Weatherization Program is currently accepting

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City hosts ribbon cutting

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City and parish officials cut the ribbon Friday to formally open the recycling transfer station located at the Lincoln Parish Landfill.
Once the trucks have made their rounds, they back inside the building, and dump their loads into large opening at the back of the building, into a trailer below.
The photo is taken from where the trailer will set and shows the dump opening below.
Recyclables will be transferred to Shreveport for separating.
Ruston began a curbside recycling program Jan. 1.

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Jazz Artist Rondi Charleston sings at library

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Critics say Rondi Charleston sings a lazy jazz ballad like no other — now Ruston gets to decide as she performs at 6 p.m. Tuesday in the Lincoln Parish Library Events Center.
“Rondi Charleston is no newcomer to the spotlight,” Sarah Creekmore, administrative assistant for the library, said. “She is an award-winning jazz singer as well as a lyricist and composer, with credits in film, TV and stage throughout the United States and Europe.”

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Miss Tech seeks dresses for Cinderella Project

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It’s that time of year again, and Miss Louisiana Tech University Anna Blake has begun her efforts to help collect prom dresses, then match them with local high school junior and senior girls who could not normally afford one.
This program is called the Cinderella Project, and it does more than just give a girl a dress, it gives her hope, Blake said.
“I heard about the (Cinderella Project) when I first started competing in Miss Louisiana’s Outstanding Teen Pageant,” she said. “I volunteered the last four years as a personal shopper.”

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David Edward Foster

Funeral services for David Edward Foster, age 73, of Ruston, will be 2:00 P.M. Tuesday, January 17, 2017 at Pleasant Grove Baptist Church in Choudrant. Officiating the service will be Rev. Brad Jones. Interment will follow in Pleasant Grove Cemetery under the direction of Kilpatrick Funeral Home of Ruston.

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Evelyn Harper Theis

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Mrs. Evelyn Harper Theis passed away on Friday, January 13, 2017. Visitation will be held from 10:00 a.m. until 12:00 p.m. on Tuesday, January 17, 2017, at Osborn Funeral Home with funeral services following at 12:00 p.m. in the chapel of Osborn Funeral Home with Ray Boswell officiating. Interment will follow at Forest Park Cemetery.

Evelyn was a native of DeRidder, LA and a resident of Shreveport, LA for over 60 years.

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Martin Luther King Jr. to be celebrated

Martin Luther King Jr.’s dream was simple.
King dreamt that we could live in a nation where citizens were judged not by the color of their skin, but by the content of their character.
He dreamt that one day his four children could walk hand-in-hand with children of all colors and backgrounds.
He dreamt that we could live in a world where love defeated fear and we all could love one another equally.
King’s dream slowly becomes a reality day by day.
Since the Civil Rights movement, the nation has made many strides to becoming what King envisioned.

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