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August 14th, 2014

This frivolous American life

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We as Americans enjoy a certain amount of frivolity. In fact, I would venture to say we enjoy a large amount of frivolity and there’s no better time to be excessive than during the vacation season.

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Colvin: A Hall of Fame coach

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Authors note: Coach Doug Colvin passed away recently. Those whose lives he touched would fill a train from Choudrant Station clear to Monroe. This is something I wrote about our beloved “Daddy Doug” some years ago. May he be welcomed into the arms of our loving Savior.
Even though he hasn’t swung a fungo bat or pitched batting practice since the mid-60’s, he still commands the respect and attention of those who once wore his team’s uniform.
After all, he did win four state titles and 300 games in a job that paid him $600 additional dollars a year as Dubach’s baseball coach.

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Gary K. Boone

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Gary K. Boone, 68, of Ruston, went to be with the Lord our Savior on Tuesday, August 12 in Ruston, Louisiana. Gary was preceded in death by his parents, M.M. and Wilda Clark Boone; brother, M.M. “Mickey” Boone; and father in law, Larry Dickson. Gary graduated from Jonesboro-Hodge High School in 1964 and attended Louisiana Tech University. He proudly served in the National Guard for six years.

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NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING
LINCOLN PARISH SCHOOL BOARD

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Docket Nos. 14-476 and 14-477

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Docket Nos. 14-476 and 14-477
LEGAL NOTICE
STATE OF LOUISIANA, OFFICE OF CONSERVATION, BATON ROUGE, LOUISIANA.
In accordance with the laws of the State of Louisiana, and with particular reference to the provisions of Title 30 of Louisiana Revised Statutes of 1950, a public hearing will be held in the Hearing Room, 1st Floor, LaSalle Building, 617 North 3rd Street, Baton Rouge, Louisiana, at 9:00 a.m. on TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 9, 2014, upon the application of WILDHORSE RESOURCES, LLC.

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LEGAL NOTICE

LEGAL NOTICE

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I, BRADLEY W BERRY, have been convicted of 14:80 CARNAL KNOWLEDGE OF A JUVENILE on Dec. 13, 2007
14:92 CONTRIBUTING TO THE DELINQUENCY OF A MINOR on Dec. 13, 2007
14:80 CARNAL KNOWLEDGE OF A JUVENILE on Aug. 9, 2000. My address is 10514 HWY 151, APT, DUBACH, LA 71235
Race: White
Sex: Male
DOB: 11/24/1982
Height: 5’8”
Weight: 150 lbs
Hair Color: Brown
Eye Color: Hazel
2td: August 13 & 14, 2014

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THE VILLAGE OF SIMSBORO

THE VILLAGE OF SIMSBORO
MONTHLY TOWN HALL MEETING MINUTES
MONDAY, AUGUST 4, 2014
The Village of Simsboro met in Regular Session Monday, August 4, 2014 at 6:15 P.M. Council members present were: Tiffany Cole, Doug Durrett, Pam Durrett, Justina Hensley, CMC, and Elizabeth DeGrie with the Ruston Daily Leader.
Absent: NONE
Citizens attended: Jeri Hendricks, Sybil Foster, and Markay Brown with Meyer, Meyer, LaCroix & Hixson, LLC.
Mayor Willie Hendricks called the meeting to order. Pam Durrett voiced the prayer and Tiffany Cole led the Pledge of Allegiance.

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August 13th

Bell set to retire after 2014-15 school year

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A back-to-school rally touting 2014-15 as “The Best Year Yet” took an emotional turn when Lincoln Parish School Superintendent Danny Bell announced that the “best year” will be his last.
Bell, who has been an educator for 40 years and LPSD Superintendent for nearly 10, said he believes his decision is best for the school district.
“Having fresh (ideas) is sometimes best — getting someone with a fresh perspective and a new sense of purpose,” he said.

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A twist on hospitality

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Many Southern women pride themselves on providing the best Southern hospitality they can offer to any guests who enter their home, and sometimes it’s the little things that make the biggest impact.
At 6 p.m. Thursday in the Lincoln Community Room, the Lincoln Parish Library will host “Fancy Folds: A New Twist on Hospitality.” Community members are invited to learn how to fold towels and toilet paper in unique ways that will impress their guests.

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Intersection relief soon?

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The Lincoln Parish Police Jury approved a resolution urging the Department of Transportation and Development to “provide greater safety to the motoring public as needed.”
The jury met in regular session Tuesday night to discuss a plan of action to enhance the safety of the intersection of Louisiana Highways 821 and 33.
Juror Randy Roberson said several severe accidents and even deaths have occurred at the site.
“We are working towards encouraging a solution,” Roberson said.

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