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June 27th

ADVERTISEMENT FOR BIDS SEALED BID # 2011-0033

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SEALED BID # 2011-0033
The Purchasing Department of the City of Ruston, located in Ruston City Hall, 401 North Trenton Street, Ruston, LA 71270 will be accepting SEALED BIDS until the hour of 10:00 a.m. local time TUESDAY, JULY 12, 2011, at which time all bids will be publicly opened and read aloud, for furnishing the City of Ruston with
MAPLE STREET SUBSTATION TRANSFORMER & 69kV BREAKER REPLACEMENT, MATERIALS ONLY, FOR THE CITY OF RUSTON LIGHT AND POWER DEPARTMENT.
As per specifications on file:
The City of Ruston
Purchasing Department

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ADVERTISEMENT FOR BIDS SEALED BID # 2011-0032

ADVERTISEMENT FOR BIDS
SEALED BID # 2011-0032
The Purchasing Department of the City of Ruston, located in Ruston City Hall, 401 North Trenton Street, Ruston, LA 71270 will be accepting SEALED BIDS until the hour of 10:00 a.m. local time TUESDAY, JULY 12, 2011, at which time all bids will be publicly opened and read aloud, for furnishing the City of Ruston with
FRAZIER ROAD SUBSTATION 69kV & 15kV BREAKER REPLACEMENT, MATERIALS ONLY, FOR THE CITY OF RUSTON LIGHT AND POWER DEPARTMENT.
As per specifications on file:
The City of Ruston
Purchasing Department
401 North Trenton Street

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ADVERTISEMENT FOR BIDS CITY OF RUSTO

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CITY OF RUSTON
Sealed bids for the following project will be received by the Purchasing Department of the City of Ruston, Louisiana, located at Ruston Public Works Complex, 701 East Tennessee Avenue, Ruston, Louisiana 71270, either by mail or hand delivery, no later than 10:00 A.M. local time on Tuesday, July 26, 2011 at which time all bids received will be publicly opened and read aloud in the office of the Purchasing Agent. Bids received after the 10:00 A.M. deadline will be returned via certified mail to the bidder unopened.
PROJECT: Lewis Street Improvements

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Cole, Singh unite in marriage

Kendal Michelle Cole and Kevin Jaipaul Singh were united in marriage at six o’clock, June 4, at First Baptist Church Winnfield. The ceremony was officiated by Dr. Calvin Phelps of Natchitoches. Music was provided by Edith Price, organist.

The bride is the daughter of Dr. and Mrs. Randy Reppert Cole, of Winnfield. She is the granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. John Woodgate Read, of Ball, and the late Mr. and Mrs. Pat Phillips Cole.

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Tanner, Holder exchange vows

Holly Amanda Tanner, of Ruston, and Daniel Chase Holder, of El Dorado, Ark., were married June 25 at New Sarepta Baptist Church in Sarepta.

Brother Chris Craig officiated the ceremony.

Holly is the daughter of Dr. Charles W. “Bill” Tanner and Donna Tanner. She is the granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. Don Neal, of Sarepta, the late Dr. Charles W. Tanner and the late Callie Tanner.

The groom is the son of Larry and Dr. Brenda Holder. Daniel is the grandson of Francis Holder and the late J.W. Holder, of Junction City, Ark., Flo Jared and the late Mickey Jared, of Hot Springs, Ark.

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June 25th

Chomping into a winning title

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It’s all about the strategy.
“You just find the ripest — the softest — in the bucket and eat those first,” said Ellen Seay, winner of the 2011 Squire Creek Louisiana Peach Festival Peach Eating Contest.
Seay, whose family also found the Peach Hunt treasurer on Friday, was one of 22 participants in the 2011 Squire Creek Louisiana Peach Festival event that stretched taste to the limit at Railroad Park.

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Museum slashes loom

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Although it appears the state’s museums have escaped budget slashes proposed by the legislature, they are not out of the woods.
First Assistant to Secretary of State Tom Schedler Kyle Ardoin said the SOS office, which oversees 17 museums including the Eddie Robinson Museum in Grambling and Louisiana Military Museum in Ruston, is back where it started at the beginning of the legislative session.

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Peach Hunt winners

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Choudrant family captures $500 prize
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Joella Seay has been recognized in the past for some of the unusual animals she brought to the Squire Creek Louisiana Peach Festival Pet Show.
This year, the 9-year-old from Choudrant is once again in the fest spotlight, but this time for her sleuthing skills. Along with her father Barcley Seay and 6-year-old sister Addy, Joella uncovered a laminated card making her the winner of the 2011 Peach Hunt. The card provided directions on how to retrieve the $500 Peach Prize.

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Antique cars spark interest

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A number of car enthusiasts came out to view the 82 vehicles entered into the 2011 Peach Festival Antique, Classic Car Show on Saturday in BancorpSouth parking lot.
With cars and trucks ranging from the 1920s up to present day, spectators were sure to find something to spark their interests.
Winner of the Best of Show Award was Steve Fowler, of Dubach, with his 1930 Ford Roadster.

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A sweet time on the streets of Ruston

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Thousands brave the heat to watch Squire Creek Louisiana Peach Festival Parade
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Thousands of people found their way downtown on Saturday morning to watch the 2011 Peach Parade.
Represented in the parade were school spirit groups, public officials, businesses and princess peach contestants, just to name a few. Many riding floats threw candy, but some opted to toss the crowd healthier options, such as cups, beads and even toothbrushes.

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