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.

August 15th, 2013

LEGAL NOTICE

LEGAL NOTICE
I, Ali Mohamed Saleh, am applying to the City of Ruston for a permit to sell beverages of low alcoholic content at retail in the City of Ruston at the following address: 604 Martin Luther King Dr., Ruston, LA 71270. Double A LLC d/b/a/ East End Mini Mart.
/s/Ali Mohamed Saleh
2td: August 14 and 15, 2013

Bookmark and Share

LEGAL NOTICE

LEGAL NOTICE
We, East End Mini Mart, are applying to the office of Alcohol and Tobacco Control of the State of Louisiana for the permit to sell beverages low alcoholic content at retail in the Parish of Lincoln at the following address: 604 Martin Luther King Dr., Ruston, LA 71270. Double A LLC, d/b/a East End Mini Mart.
/s/Ali Mohamed Saleh
2td: August 14 and 15, 2013

Bookmark and Share

Christopher Glyn Edmiston

Chris Edmiston.jpg

Funeral services for Christopher Glyn Edmiston, age 29, of Choudrant will be held at 2:00 PM Friday, August 16, 2013 at Douglas United Methodist Church in Douglas Community. Officiating the service will be Rev. Rolly Walker and Rev. Jeremy Jones. Interment will follow at Sibley Cemetery under the direction of Kilpatrick Funeral Home in Ruston, LA.

Bookmark and Share

August 14th

Money raised benefits library

in
081413 LPL Garage Sale C.jpg

Area residents had the opportunity Saturday to participate in National Garage Sale Day at the Lincoln Parish Library. Proceeds raised from booth and table rentals totaled approximately $1,100 and went to the Friends of the Library. Programming Coordinator Emily Arnold said the money raised will bring in Riders of the Orphan Train, from Austin, Texas, on Oct. 22. The presentation will include music drama and a multimedia presentation.

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

Happening XXXII

in
Guice: Challenges won’t define university
081413 Happening 1 C.jpg

The changing times for Louisiana Tech University permeated the air Tuesday night as the university held its “Happening XXXII” at the Monroe Civic Center.
Instead of a formal banquet as in all the previous events, the Happening XXXII was a much more casual affair featuring a relaxed atmosphere organizers set to be like a football tailgating event, allowing for more mingling among attendees, which numbered more than 1,000.

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

Board discusses Simsboro track, benefits of LHF

in

The August meeting of the Lincoln Parish School Board was focused on getting students back in classes and getting supplies to schools.
Board members unanimously — with the exception of Trott Hunt who was absent — approved the revised Pupil Progression Plan. This plan, which defines how students are promoted and progress through school until graduation, is required to be updated each year in accordance with the Louisiana Board of Elementary and Secondary Education guidelines.
Paula Pardue, secondary academic coordinator, assured the board that this new plan meets those standards.

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

RCT holds auditions

in
‘Christmas Belles’ to ring in December production

With one production under their belt for the season, Ruston Community Theatre is now gearing up for their next production.
Directed by Nancy Wallace, the cast of “Christmas Belles” will take the Dixie Center for the Arts Stage Dec. 5-8.
Auditions are set to be at 6 p.m. Thursday and Aug. 22.
“This is the second part of a trilogy by Jessie Jones, Nicholas Hope and James Wooten,” Wallace said. “The first was performed a few years ago — ‘Dearly Beloved.’”
Wallace said there are four characters available to audition for — two males and two females.

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

Ways to tackle childhood obesity

081413 RPAR C.jpg

Childhood obesity in the United States continues to increase. And, the trend toward obesity worldwide is rising with one in three youth overweight or obese. According to the National Heart Lung and Blood Institute, between 1970 and 2004, the prevalence of overweight individuals almost tripled among U.S. preschoolers and adolescents and quadrupled among children aged 6 to11 years.

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

KLB calls for award submissions

Keep Louisiana Beautiful (KLB), the state’s nonprofit organization dedicated to litter prevention and waste reduction, is calling on Louisiana residents to help nominate exemplary groups and individuals whose efforts help to keep Louisiana beautiful. The annual awards program presents seven awards recognizing exceptional volunteers in the state and includes the Alice Foster Award, named in honor of the former first lady. The deadline for entries is Aug. 30. Entries should be sent to info@keeplouisianabeautiful.org.

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

Weather sirens boost safety in community

Last year, Ruston’s leaders decided that they needed to do something to help make the community safer.
They didn’t want to wait to find a grant that might not come through, further jeopardizing their citizen’s safety. So, they took money from the city’s coffers — money designated to improve life for the town’s citizens — and erected poles and placed a new siren alarm system, designed to alert the community when bad weather was afoot.

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