SUbscriber Login | NEW SUBSCRIPTION  

Archive

  • warning: Parameter 2 to ad_flash_adapi() expected to be a reference, value given in /var/www/vhosts/rustonleader.com/httpdocs/includes/module.inc on line 497.
  • warning: Parameter 2 to ad_flash_adapi() expected to be a reference, value given in /var/www/vhosts/rustonleader.com/httpdocs/includes/module.inc on line 497.
  • warning: Parameter 2 to ad_flash_adapi() expected to be a reference, value given in /var/www/vhosts/rustonleader.com/httpdocs/includes/module.inc on line 497.
  • warning: Parameter 2 to ad_flash_adapi() expected to be a reference, value given in /var/www/vhosts/rustonleader.com/httpdocs/includes/module.inc on line 497.
  • warning: Parameter 2 to ad_flash_adapi() expected to be a reference, value given in /var/www/vhosts/rustonleader.com/httpdocs/includes/module.inc on line 497.

June 22nd, 2013

Add seafood to the summer grilling menu

B1.jpg

Fish can be harder to grill than foods more commonly associated with grilling. Oftentimes, it takes time to find fish that can withstand a charcoal grill.
Sea bream is one such fish that can handle a charcoal grill while making for a delicious meal. Firm enough to endure grilling, sea bream can be enjoyed in many ways, including the following recipe for "Grilled Bream with Wild Mushrooms" from Tony Mantuano's "The Spiaggia Cookbook" (Chronicle Books).

Full text of this article is available to subscribers only. Login if you are already a subscriber. If you are not a subscriber, you can subscribe to the online version here.

Bookmark and Share

The joy of carrying a burden

in

When I was a young boy, attending church was a weekly practice in our household. My parents instilled within me the pattern of church attendance. It shouldn’t surprise you to learn that some of my earliest memories as a child involve church activities, such as my very first foray into choral music — the “Sunbeams” 3 year old children’s choir.

Full text of this article is available to subscribers only. Login if you are already a subscriber. If you are not a subscriber, you can subscribe to the online version here.

Bookmark and Share

Simoneaux speaks to club

B2-2.jpg

Louisiana Tech University, baseball coach Wade Simoneaux was a recent program guest of the Ruston Lions Club. Coach Simoneaux told the Lions of some of the challenges and adversity that his team faced this season.

Full text of this article is available to subscribers only. Login if you are already a subscriber. If you are not a subscriber, you can subscribe to the online version here.

Bookmark and Share

Quota Club announces officers

B2-1.jpg

Quota International of Ruston recently installed officers for 2013-14 year. Quota is one of Ruston’s oldest service organizations and has many events planned for the upcoming year.
Pictured from left to right are Bridgett Davis, board member; Misty Womack, assistant treasurer; Kourtney Keim, treasurer; Rhonda Reed, secretary; Suzanne McCarter, vice president and Suzanne Riva, president. Not shown are board members Patsy Bourgeois and Ame Gray.

Full text of this article is available to subscribers only. Login if you are already a subscriber. If you are not a subscriber, you can subscribe to the online version here.

Bookmark and Share

Church News - Sunday, June 23, 2013

in

BAPTIST
Calvary
Bible study classes begin at 9 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. Worship is also held at 9 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. Choir rehearsal begins at 4 p.m. today.
Men’s Prayer Breakfast begins at 6:30 a.m. Tuesday. Wednesday evening’s prayer service is at 6:30 p.m.
Christ Temple
Christ Temple Baptist Church will hold its Summer Reading Program for ages up to 18 from 12:30-1:30 p.m. now through July 31 at the church, located at 7349 U.S. Highway 80 in Ruston.
Transportation is available if needed.
For more information, call Mary Walker at 247-8741 or 274-2650.
Cook

Full text of this article is available to subscribers only. Login if you are already a subscriber. If you are not a subscriber, you can subscribe to the online version here.

Bookmark and Share

June 21st

Crowning a queen

in
Dixie Gem pageant on Saturday
061812 Peach Queens 3 C.jpg

Young ladies entered into the 63rd Dixie Gem Peach Pageant are gearing up to take the stage with the hope of bringing home the crown.
Joe Price, pageant director, said the theme for this year’s pageant is “Peaches and Jazz,” and for the first time in at least three years the pageant will be held during the Peach Festival.
“The Miss Louisiana pageant is usually held on Father’s Day weekend, and we were trying to compensate for that,” Price said. “We were expecting to draw a larger number of Miss contestants, but that pageant is now set for the last weekend in June.”

Full text of this article is available to subscribers only. Login if you are already a subscriber. If you are not a subscriber, you can subscribe to the online version here.

Bookmark and Share

A game of ‘chicken?’

in
Man arrested after allegedly chasing estranged wife in car
Sherrill mug.jpg

A Farmerville man was arrested at 6:57 p.m. June 19 following an incident involving his estranged wife.
According to reports, a deputy with the Lincoln Parish Sheriff’s Office was dispatched in reference to a complaint made by the alleged victim.

Full text of this article is available to subscribers only. Login if you are already a subscriber. If you are not a subscriber, you can subscribe to the online version here.

Bookmark and Share

Teen pirates, Harvey Rabbit appear at LPL

in

It will be “Family Pirate Day!” at 2 p.m. June 28 at the Lincoln Parish Library.
Entertainment will be provided for children and adults by the LPL Summer Reading Program tween participants as they present the reader’s theatre for “How I Became A Pirate.” Immediately following their performance, children will be welcomed to participate in a swashbuckling pirate obstacle course. Children will learn to walk, talk and act like a pirate as they navigate Crocodile Nile, swab the deck, walk the plank and race through Cannonball Run.

Full text of this article is available to subscribers only. Login if you are already a subscriber. If you are not a subscriber, you can subscribe to the online version here.

Bookmark and Share

Tunuguntla retires after more than 30 years

in
Tunuguntla mug.jpg

After more than 30 years on the Grambling State University faculty, College of Professional Studies Interim Dean Rama Tunuguntla is retiring, effective June 30.
“We affectionately call him Dean T and Dr. T, and many of our students are saddened as they hear that such a gentleman and scholar is leaving our campus,” said President Frank G. Pogue. “Though he’s leaving his day-to-day work with us soon, he’ll always be a part of our Gramblinite family.”

Full text of this article is available to subscribers only. Login if you are already a subscriber. If you are not a subscriber, you can subscribe to the online version here.

Bookmark and Share

Peach Art winners announced

Miller, Laura mug.jpg

This year’s Peach Art Exhibit is brightening the hallways of the under-construction Ruston Civic Center right now, and the artwork is as good as ever.
The Juror this year, Diane Dufilho of the Meadows Museum in Bossier City, had a tough time deciding this year’s winners, especially in the children’s categories. There were so many honorable mentions, we actually ran out of ribbons.

Full text of this article is available to subscribers only. Login if you are already a subscriber. If you are not a subscriber, you can subscribe to the online version here.

Bookmark and Share