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September 18th, 2013

LEGAL NOTICE

NOTICE TO BIDDERS
Sealed bids will be received at the Louisiana Tech University Purchasing Office, P.O. Box 3157 T.S., 408 Keeny Hall, Louisiana Tech University, Ruston, Louisiana until 2:00 P.M., Oct. 15, 2013 at which time and place they will be publicly opened for the following:
Remove/Replace Handicap Ramp (50012-268-14)
Specifications and bid documents for the above may be obtained from the Director of Purchasing, Louisiana Tech University, Ruston, Louisiana; phone 318-257-4205 or fax request to 318-257-3772.

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LEGAL NOTICE

LEGAL NOTICE
I, JOHN Edward Herzog, DOC #454320, I have applied for clemency for my conviction of possession of a controlled substance. If you have any comments, contact the Board of Pardons
(225) 342-5421.
3td: September 18, 19 and 20, 2013

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LEGAL NOTICE

ADVERTISEMENT FOR BIDS
Install custom sized transfer switch for the Intramural Recreation Center
Sealed bids will be accepted Director in the Purchasing Department, located at 100 Main Street, Grambling, Louisiana until 2:00 p.m. CT October 15, 2013 at which time they will be publicly opened and read aloud.
Bid # 50018-140006: Install custom sized transfer switch to provide backup power for the Intramural Recreation Center.
A MANDATORY Pre-Bid conference will be held on October 1, 2013 at 10:00 a.m. at the address stated above.

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September 17th

LPFD hosts firefighter school

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Lincoln Parish residents are not strangers to volunteering. This is especially true within the Lincoln Parish Fire Department. However, volunteering for LPFD is different in that it requires extensive training because the volunteers could be fighting fires.
Lincoln Parish Fire District No.1 is looking for additional committed, enthusiastic members ready to learn. They will be hosting a firefighter school for anyone interested in becoming a volunteer firefighter. LPFD is encouraging people to take time to volunteer at this time and attend the firefighter school this fall.

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Buckley: ‘A great man’

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Law enforcement in Louisiana and especially North Louisiana lost a leading figure this morning.
Union Parish Sheriff Bob Buckley, 65, passed away early this morning after a long battle with cancer.
“He was a great man,” Lincoln Parish Sheriff Mike Stone said. “He cared about the people and he cared about Union Parish.”
Stone added that he, along with other local sheriffs, visited with Sheriff Buckley Monday.

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Warrant served

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Ruston Police Department arrested one man for an outstanding warrant with attempted murder charges Monday night.
At 7:39 p.m. Monday night, Brandon Rayshon Jenkins, 30, of 121 Calvin St., was arrested for a warrant with for one count of attempted second degree murder. The bail is set for $150,000.
RPD was responding to an accident at the intersection of Jones Street and Jackson Avenue when they were advised of the warrant on Jenkins. He was advised of his rights and transported by RPD to the Lincoln Parish Detention Center.

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Fraternity frustration

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Reward offered for information in vandalism of PIKE house

An official with Pi Kappa Alpha Fraternity said Monday the organization is frustrated that no one has come forward with information about last month’s vandalism at the group’s new house on Western Street.
“Nothing, nothing has come forward at all,” Chris Reigelman, a representative of the Ruston Pi Kappa Alpha Housing Corporation, said.

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Tech sees record attendance

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‘Time Out for Tech’ draws a crowd of 2,200
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Ruston was electric Sept. 12.
As satellite trucks swarmed around Joe Aillet Stadium, waiting to broadcast the nationally televised football game against Tulane, thousands of additional visitors explored the various educational and extracurricular opportunities offered to students at Louisiana Tech University.
And students, faculty and staff welcomed all with open arms.

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Festival to begin Friday

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The Sikes Wolf Creek Festival is scheduled for Friday and Saturday in Sikes, in Winn Parish.
Festival gates will open at 4 p.m. Friday and will remain open until 8:30 p.m. On Saturday, gates will open at 8 a.m. for a full day of fun, food, fellowship and entertainment.
Friday night activities will include food, fellowship and live music.
Food on Friday night will include catfish plates and dessert. On Saturday, catfish plates, hamburgers and nachos will be served beginning at 11:30 a.m.

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Pine straw — Mother Nature’s mulch

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I’ve notice the hot and dry weather conditions have accelerated the fall of pine needles. This seems early, but the greatest needle fall naturally occurs in September through December, leaving a bountiful treasure for gardeners to use as mulch. It is a shame that too many homeowners with pine trees in the landscape rake and bag the needles and send them to the landfill. What a waste of resource and money. These same homeowners and gardeners will pay over $6.00 for a small bale of pine straw in the spring.

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