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January 15th, 2015

LSMSA to host Exploration Day on Monday

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Prospective students and their parents will have an opportunity to learn more about the Louisiana School for Math, Science, and the Arts on Monday when the school hosts its annual Exploration Day.
The event is for sixth to 12th grade students. Registration will begin at 8 a.m. in the lobby of the High School Building.
Exploration Day is held twice yearly and is designed to give an overview of the academic, social and residential life programs that LSMSA offers.

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Clark, Wallace to marry

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Tim and Alice Clark, of Ruston, are pleased to announce the engagement and approaching wedding of their daughter Hannah Clark to Daniel Wallace, both of Ruston.
Hannah is the granddaughter of Nancy Clark, of Ruston, the late Paul Clark, and Shirley Maynor, of Ruston.
Daniel is the son of Denny and Tammy Wallace, of Ruston. He is the grandson of Charles and Judy Mitchell, of Ashtabula, Ohio, and Faye Clark, of Pope, Mississippi.

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Roundtree, Hill to wed

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Carla and Bill Roundtree, of Ruston, are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter Kristi Angelle Roundtree, of Ruston, to Brenton Garrett Hill, of Farmerville.
Kristi is the granddaughter of Geraldine Stevenson, of Ruston, the late Richard Stevenson and the late Charles Pogue. She is the granddaughter of Mildred Roundtree, of Quitman, and the late Lionel Roundtree.
Brent is the son of Donna and Kerry Hill, of Farmerville. He is the grandson of Mary Hill, of Farmerville, the late Jimmy Hill, Shirley Garrett, of Farmerville, and the late Bob Garrett.

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Sposato, Emanuel to join in holy matrimony

Ceremony set for Oct. 17
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Danielle Nicole Sposato, of Choudrant, and Keith Walker Emanuel, of Dubach, are pleased to announce their engagement and approaching wedding.
Danielle is the daughter of Jacqueline Sposato and Christopher Stapleton, of Choudrant, and Michael and Lori Sposato of Jacksonville, Florida. She is the granddaughter of Lonnie and Judy Waller, of Brooksville, Florida, Margaret Drolet of Sarasota, Florida, and the late James Sposato.
Keith is the son of Patricia and Robert Youngblood, of Ruston, and Thad Emanuel, of Dubach.

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Winner announced

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The first winner of the 4 Paws Gun Raffle was Billie Hogan, pictured above with her new gun. This raffle is a fundraiser for 4 Paws. Only 1,000 tickets were available, and the drawing is 52-weeks long. The drawing will continue each Friday night through November. For more information visit the website at www.4pawsrescueinc.myresq.org or call 251-3647.

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January 14th

Womack chosen as new fire chief

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Chris Womack is Ruston’s new fire chief. Womack, 43, won the unanimous approval of the Board of Aldermen on Tuesday night after being nominated for the post by Mayor Ronny Walker.
Womack succeeds former Chief James Austin who retired in July.
“I’m excited to go in with the new mayor and council and to help move Ruston forward,” Womack said following the specially called meeting during which he was confirmed.

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Hunter, Hammons chosen to lead LPPJ

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Hazel Hunter has been elected as the 2015 Lincoln Parish Police Jury President. Hunter’s election Tuesday night came after repetitive votes that caused District Attorney John Belton to call for a short break in the meeting.
The floor was opened for nominations for president with Juror Bobby Bennett nominating Randy Roberson and Joe Henderson nominating Hazel Hunter. Once the floor was closed for nominations, Belton tallied the 6-6 vote.
Voting for Roberson were himself, Theresa Wyatt, Bennett, Walter Pullen, Jody Backus and Skip Russell.

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Recognizing athletic excellence

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The Ruston High School boy’s swim team hoists up their state championship trophy in front of the whole school during an assembly held in their honor on Tuesday morning. Pictured, left to right, are front row: Blake Rhymes, Ethan Brantly, Nathan Hegab, Cameron Roberts, Noah Ruff, Bryce Franklin, Austin Meng, Jackson Boersma and Coach Paulette Butterfield; and back row: Joseph Ham, Nick Ruff, Nolan Lofton, Robert Kyte, Morgan Meyer, Ben Sawyer, Drew Campbell and John Higginbotham. This was the third state championship in a row for the swim team, which has only been in existence for six years.

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Bulldogs set non-conference slate

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Season tickets for the Louisiana Tech 2015 football season went on sale Thursday as the reigning Zaxby’s Heart of Dallas Bowl champions open the season hosting Southern on Sept. 5 in the newly expanded Joe Aillet Stadium.
The scheduling of Southern for the season-opening contest confirms six home games for Tech as the Bulldogs look to repeat as Conference USA West Division Champions.

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Tech hires McFarland to coach OL

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Louisiana Tech head football coach Skip Holtz has announced the addition of Robert McFarland as the program’s new offensive line coach.
A former head coach with over 20 years of collegiate experience, McFarland joins the Tech Family after spending the last three seasons at Copiah-Lincoln (Co-Lin) Junior College.

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