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Archive - Dec 23, 2008

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’Dogs, Techsters: Double win night

Both Tech teams had to scrap during the second half to secure those triumphs after having led by double-digit margin several times in the opening 20 minutes.
The Techsters were up by 14 (56-42) with 10 minutes left in the game before UALR got the differential down to six (62-54) with five minutes remaining.
But thanks to a five-foot jumper by junior forward Shanavia Dowdell at the 4:26 mark, Tech went up by eight and held back a feisty visitor out of the Sun Belt Conference ranks.

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Stay safe for Christmas

And it all starts at home.
One of the most obvious rules is to carefully check lighting involving Christmas decorations to make sure it has been safely — and properly — installed.
Verify how many strands of lights it is safe to connect end-to-end. If you need to replace a bulb in a string of Christmas lights, make sure that the wattage rating of the replacement bulb you’re using matches that of the strand.

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Shop local, keep holiday enjoyable

When money stays local, we all reap the benefits. Our public schools and many other government services count on sales tax revenues. Even if you’re spending less this year, when people shop local, our parish economy gets a shot in the arm.

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Ruston’s ‘G’ forces aid ’Dawgs in bowl

The trio with alliterative names has been as busy answering inquiries about the stadium site for the 33rd annual postseason event as they have in going through practice sessions.
Good reason: Grigsby, Graham and Griffin are the Tech veterans for having played at the 53,000-seat facility.
Between them, they have appeared in a combined 12 times, all as members of the Bearcats.
That’s easily more than any other members of the Bulldogs’ squad, which last played at Independence Stadium in 2004 during a regular season meeting against Tulsa.

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