SUbscriber Login | NEW SUBSCRIPTION  

Archive

  • 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.

September 3rd, 2013

Bobby W. Hogan

Bobby Hogan.jpg

Funeral services for Bobby W. Hogan, age 80, of Choudrant, LA will be 10:00 A.M. Tuesday, September 3, 2013 at Kilpatrick Funeral Home Chapel in Ruston. Officiating the service will be his grandson, Rev. Joshua Sanderson. Interment will follow in Longstraw Cemetery, Choudrant, LA under the direction of Kilpatrick Funeral Home of Ruston.

Bookmark and Share

James D. Griffin

Funeral services for James D. Griffin, age 88, of Choudrant, LA will be 10:00 A.M. Wednesday, September 4, 2013 at Kilpatrick Funeral Home in Ruston, LA. Interment will follow in Indian Village Cemetery near Calhoun under the direction of Kilpatrick Funeral Home of Ruston. Mr. Griffin was born May 30, 1925 and died August 29, 2013. He left his family with many wonderful memories and will be missed greatly. Mr. Griffin had a favorite nurse, Allie, which brought sunshine to his life. Allie is employed by Medical Service Home Health. He is survived by his wife Carolyn and a host of friends.

Bookmark and Share

August 31st

New Living Word is moving on

in
School opens new building
1-school.jpg

New Living Word School principal the Rev. Jerry Baldwin said Friday the private school is “moving on,” despite a continuing disagreement with the state over the voucher system.
“We’re doing nothing but moving on with school,” Baldwin said in a brief interview following ribbon-cutting ceremonies for a new 17-classroom building on the school’s West Barnett Spring Road campus.

Full text of this article is available to subscribers only. Login if you are already a subscriber. If you are not a subscriber, you can subscribe to the online version here.

Bookmark and Share

Two fires occur at same time

in
1-fire.jpg

The Lincoln Parish Fire Department responded to two separate fires on Thursday.
The first occurred at 217 Gahagan Road in a mobile home park. According to officials the mobile home was a total loss. There were four exposures as a result of the main fire. A second mobile home caught fire and was a total loss as well.

Full text of this article is available to subscribers only. Login if you are already a subscriber. If you are not a subscriber, you can subscribe to the online version here.

Bookmark and Share

Gun raffle shoots off

in
Choudrant FD gives chance to win Saturday
1-gun.jpg

Just in time for hunting season, local outdoors lovers have a chance to build their gun collection with very little expense on their part.
The Choudrant Fire Department still has approximately 300 tickets left for their 52-week long gun raffle, which will begin on Saturday night.

Full text of this article is available to subscribers only. Login if you are already a subscriber. If you are not a subscriber, you can subscribe to the online version here.

Bookmark and Share

More for the money

in
Second Amendment sales tax weekend set

For Richie McKinney and his staff at McKinney Outdoor Superstore, getting ready for next weekend’s Louisiana Second Amendment sales tax holiday is almost like getting ready for Christmas season.
They’ve ramped up their inventory. They’re bringing in extra help. They even have customers who’ve already put items on layaway.

Full text of this article is available to subscribers only. Login if you are already a subscriber. If you are not a subscriber, you can subscribe to the online version here.

Bookmark and Share

Meaning of Labor Day

Labor Day has come to be a day where we celebrate a day off from work by grilling, spending time with family and embracing the last little bit of summer.
But the holiday we all enjoy didn’t start out with such festive intentions. It is a creation of the labor movement and is dedicated to the social and economic achievements of American workers. It constitutes a yearly national tribute to the contributions workers have made to the strength, prosperity and well-being of our country.

Full text of this article is available to subscribers only. Login if you are already a subscriber. If you are not a subscriber, you can subscribe to the online version here.

Bookmark and Share

Gratitude expressed for support

in

MONROE — In our hectic 24/7 lifestyles, how many people truly express their gratitude for people who have helped them along the way?
In the events that have transpired since early July, the significance of how much people have meant to me in my life, and what has happened since that time, is equal to Mariano Rivera moving in on another major league save record for the New York Yankees.

Full text of this article is available to subscribers only. Login if you are already a subscriber. If you are not a subscriber, you can subscribe to the online version here.

Bookmark and Share

Judicial system a tangled mess

in

Julius and Ethel Rosenberg, a married couple were convicted of conspiracy to commit espionage in 1951. Specifically, they were accused of heading a spy ring that passed top-secret information concerning the atomic bomb to the Soviet Union. The Rosenbergs vigorously protested their innocence, but after a brief trial in March 1951 they were convicted. On April 5, 1951, a judge sentenced them to death. The pair was taken to Sing Sing Prison in Ossining, New York, to await execution.

Full text of this article is available to subscribers only. Login if you are already a subscriber. If you are not a subscriber, you can subscribe to the online version here.

Bookmark and Share

La. consumers, courts in danger

in

Beware: a new breed of predator is lurking in Louisiana’s legal waters preying upon unsuspecting consumers and our courts for its own financial gain.
Much like a shark drawn to a feeding frenzy by the smell of blood, lawsuit lenders prey on people when they are at their weakest, such as someone who is injured in an accident and struggling to pay medical bills or put food on the table. Using powerful, aggressive advertising tactics targeting people who are out of work and most likely in desperate financial straits, they promise consumers access to quick cash before their lawsuit is settled with seemingly no commitment. But, as is often the case, the devil is in the details.

Full text of this article is available to subscribers only. Login if you are already a subscriber. If you are not a subscriber, you can subscribe to the online version here.

Bookmark and Share