Pam Tebow, mother of Heisman Trophy winner and Denver Broncos quarterback Tim Tebow, spoke to more than 400 people on Thursday night at the Ruston Civic Center as a fundraiser for Life Choices of North Central Louisiana.
Lincoln Parish Library recognized children who have participated in the 1,000 Books Before Kindergarten Program. Seventy-two children have participated. Pictured above is Library Director Vivian McCain handing Alice Roberts, daughter of Judith and Kyle Roberts, her certificate for reading 200 books since January.
Fashion Merchandising and Retail Studies students from Louisiana Tech University will hold an event to increase awareness of violence against women from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Tuesday through Thursday at Tech’s plaza.
The Clothesline Project, a visual display of shirts designed by victims or by someone in honor of women who have been killed due to violence, is open to everyone in Lincoln Parish to attend, Jean-Marc Brown said.
The school band helped to spread holiday cheer by performing at home and in the community.
On Dec. 9, the band performed in Ruston at Princeton Place Nursing Home. Students played traditional holiday music, along with vocalist Kyra Hill performing her favorite carols. The program concluded with the audience singing “Silent Night” and “Joy to the World.”
On Dec. 13, the band participated, for the 27th consecutive year, in the Grambling Christmas Parade. The performers marched through the main streets of the city, ending their display of talent at Grambling Town Hall.