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January 24th, 2013

GSU band impresses during inaugural parade

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Grambling State University “World Famed” Tiger Marching Band shook up Pennsylvania Avenue and left spectators joyful as 200 plus marched in black and gold along the presidential inauguration parade route Jan. 21.
The big band from a small school had a big impact. It was the only Historically Black College or University (HBCU) performing in the parade, and was one of only two schools to return from President Barack Obama’s 2009 inauguration — and people noticed the one band representing Louisiana.

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Deadline nears for RPAR soccer

Friday is the deadline for Ruston Parks and Recreation’s Spring soccer season for ages 4 – 12. This year’s divisions will include Under 5, Under 6, Under 8, Under 10 and Under 12.
Those interested may either register in person at the RPAR office, located at 605 James St., between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m., until Friday or go online at www.ruston.org/registration.

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Classes take trip to see ‘The Polar Express’ ballet

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Kindergarten news
The kindergartners at Glen View had a very eventful December! The Junior Auxiliary of Ruston came to Glen View to read a story to the kindergartners but they also brought a special guest, Santa! The children were so surprised and delighted to see Santa at their school. Santa greeted each child and each kindergartner left with a book and a candy cane.

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Students attend sock hop, honor roll list revealed

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Cypress Springs Elementary has been very busy with several activities recently. Parents were invited to eat Thanksgiving and Christmas dinner with their students.
Immediately following the holidays, we celebrated Rock and Roll Day by dressing up in 50s attire and having our first ever “Sock Hop.” Students really enjoyed getting to share their 50’s moves at the sock hop.

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Braille brings many benefits

Lincoln Parish is a diverse and multicultural community. With two universities within its geographic boundaries, the community is blessed with people of different races, religions and ethnicities. Amongst all the different demographics, there is also a learning institute that adds to Lincoln Parish’s variety: The Louisiana Center for the Blind. With January being National Braille Literacy Month it is important to remember our neighbors with little or no sight and the significant impact Braille has on their quality of life.

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Teachers and R-rated movies

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Last week, the Associated Press released a story about a teacher who was arrested after showing junior-high aged children R-rated movies.
A 30-year-old Arnaudville Elementary School band teacher faces six misdemeanor charges — exhibition of material harmful to minors — after allegedly showing movies that included “The Hangover,” “Ted” and “Horrible Bosses.”

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Reeves Allen Stephenson

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Funeral services for Reeves Allen Stephenson, age 90, of Lafayette, LA will be held at 10:00 AM Saturday, January 26, 2013 at Kilpatrick Funeral Home in Ruston. Officiating the service will be Rev. Jerry Squyres. Interment will follow at New Hope Cemetery in Choudrant, LA under the direction of Kilpatrick Funeral Home in Ruston.

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January 23rd

THE FOLLOWING resolutionwas offered byBest and seconded byJones: RESOLUTION

THE FOLLOWING resolutionwas offered byBest and seconded byJones:
RESOLUTION

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THE FOLLOWING resolution was offered by Barmore and seconded by Jones: RESOLUTION

THE FOLLOWING resolution was offered by Barmore and seconded by Jones:
RESOLUTION
Aresolution giving preliminary approval to the issuance of not exceeding Seven Million Dollars ($7,000,000) of General Obligation School Refunding Bonds, of Ruston School District No. 1 of the Parish of Lincoln, State of Louisiana; making application to the State Bond Commission for approval of said Bonds; and providing for other matters in connection therewith.

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LEGAL NOTICE

LEGAL NOTICE

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I, James Mccallister, have been convicted of 14:80 CARNAL KNOWLEDGE OF A JUVENILE on Feb. 20, 2001. My address is 159 SECOND ST, RUSTON, LA 71270.
Race: Afr Amer
Sex: Male
DOB: 07/30/1957
Height: 5’11”
Weight: 165 lbs
Hair Color: Black
Eye Color: Brown
2td: January 22 & 23, 2013

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