Firefighters from the Ruston Fire Department underwent Hazardous Material Training Wednesday at Coastal Chemical Company under the auspices of officials from the LSU Fire and Emergency Training Institute. Pictured are firefighters undergoing a simulated decontamination. The drill had firefighters patch a hole in a ruptured tank leaking chemicals before they practiced decontamination.
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Elaine Guy Levy, the wife of Lincoln Parish District Attorney Bob Levy, passed away at her home in Vienna this week at the age of 62.
Levy had battled cancer for 15 months. Friends will remember Levy for devoting herself to many things.
Levy devoted herself to her three daughters, her husband and his political campaigns. Levy devoted herself to her job as a real estate agent. Levy also devoted herself to the Methodist Children’s Home, where she served as a board member, friends said.
New Tech @ Ruston juniors recently saw their education being applied as they engaged in real-world work experiences during the program’s second year of job shadowing. Each student spent a total of eight hours between two different businesses as part of the Ruston High School program criteria, something designed to help students make a solid connection between community and school while planning for their future.