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Professor Emeritus Robert C. Snyder, Sr.

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Professor Emeritus Robert C. Snyder, Sr., 92, departed this life Wednesday, June 8, 2011 just nine weeks after the death of his beloved wife of 65 years, Virginia Webb Snyder. Robert Snyder was born in Niota, Tennessee on April 30, 1919, the youngest of six children. He attended Tennessee Wesleyan College in Athens, Tennessee; studied at Florence State now the University of Northern Alabama; Western Kentucky; Tulane; and attended graduate school at Vanderbilt. He with his family spent summers at University of Mississippi and University of Alabama.

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Louis “Dunnie” Preis

Graveside services for Mr. Louis “Dunnie” Preis, 75, who passed away Wednesday, June 8 at his residence, will be at 3:00 p.m. Sunday, June 12, 2011 at Natchez City Cemetery with Rev. Ray Varnado officiating. Interment will follow under the direction of Comer Funeral Home, Ferriday. Mr. Preis was born November 14, 1935 in Waterproof, LA, the son of Louis Preis, Sr. and Edna Joyce Prichard Preis. “Dunnie” had been a resident of West Monroe for a year and formerly of Waterproof. He was an outstanding athlete, who excelled in the sports of football and track in his high school days.

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Birch gives local twist to traditional dish

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Teen searches for new recipe as Peach Fest draws near
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At the 2010 Peach Cookery Contest, then 13-year-old Alexandra Birch never thought she would be the winner of the youth division.

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Family visits, time for celebration

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This has been an exciting family time, with both graduation and anniversary celebrations.

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Parish Park: 25 years old, growing

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Haley, my oldest granddaughter, is expecting her first child in November, making me a first-time great-grandfather.

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Mid-South Peach Classic set for Ruston gymnasiums

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The Boys and Girls Club of North Central Louisiana will host the Mid-South Peach Classic basketball tournament for boys in grades six-through-12.

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Lantrip is No. 3 SLC finisher

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Former Ruston High School star Carrie Lantrip placed No. 3 at the recent Southland Conference championship meet and qualified for the NCAA East Preliminary round in the javelin.

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Threlkeld: honored in state

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Departing Tech star is on top All-Louisiana team
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Mark Threlkeld may have left Louisiana Tech University’s baseball program, but he’s carrying a prestigious honor with him.

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O.K.’s Corral

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Observations on the sports beat while still being hopeful that the NFL labor dispute will be settled in time for regular season openers to kick off in September:

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Hadnot in NCAAs Top 20

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Ex-RHS star places No. 16 in 200-meter dash
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DES MOINES, Iowa — Ruston native Trey Hadnot is a Top 20 finisher for one of the sprint events at the annual NCAA outdoor track and field championships which concluded here Saturday.

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