There is less than a month until guest speaker Shari Rigby from the movie “October Baby” will come to Ruston to speak at the Life Choices Banquet.
The banquet is scheduled for 6 p.m. March 11 at the Ruston Civic Center, located at 401 N. Trenton St.
This event is held once a year and donations are given to raise money for the program. During the banquet this year, Rigby will share her testimony and life story.
Life Choices is a pregnancy center that works to help counsel women and guide them with decisions throughout their pregnancy.
The Domestic Abuse Resistance Team has been serving Lincoln Parish, along with six other parishes, since 1994. In that time those involved have managed to bring awareness to issues and to help those in need.
The 13th annual Collaboration is the Key seminar was held on Aug. 21 hosting numerous speakers that covered topics from sexting, texting and the dark side of the Internet; from bullying to battering; and leadership skills for the crowd of more than 125 area residents.
DART Legal Advocate Wanda James said the importance of the collaboration is working together.