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December 20th

Robertson's remarks cause a stir

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Like most young adults, I woke earlier this week and as usual checked the various social media outlets. What would flood my feed in the next few seconds was neither shocking nor surprising.
Duck Dynasty.
At this point, the names of the Robertson family are used as commonly as “take a bath” and “brush your teeth” in most households. They are just as known for their wild antics — ranging from hunting and fishing to teaching Sadie how to drive — as they are their Christian beliefs and how they are portrayed on their nation-wide hit television show.

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It's OK to say 'Happy Holidays'

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Merry Christmas, Happy Hanukkah,
Happy Kwanzaa, Blessings of the Solstice — in short, Happy Holidays.
A lot of stigma surrounds that innocent and cheery greeting.
To me, it is a simple summation of all the holidays celebrated at the end of the year.
To others, it is a surefire way to start a debate I have less time for than trying to guess which of the thousands of religions he or she belongs to.

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NCLAC can help with Christmas

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As we bustle about, preparing for the oh-so-near holidays, the NCLAC office has a few announcements that may help you with some of your last minute to-do’s.

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Chorus performs

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“4 His Glory” quartet from Piney Hills Harmony Chorus of Ruston sang during the “Reach Across America” program held at Kilpatricks Serenity Garden of West Monroe on Dec. 14. Members pictured left to right are Ginger Hicks — Tenor, Jean Dunham — Bass, Teresa Howard — Lead and Ann Walker — Baritone.

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Lady Techsters to host UALR

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Louisiana Tech hopes to continue a winning trend a home when the Lady Techsters host UALR Friday at 6:30 p.m. at the Thomas Assembly Center.
Tech (3-7) has won its last three games on its home floor by an average margin of 27.0 points per game with victories over Northwestern State, UL-Lafayette and New Orleans. After dropping its first two home contests of the year to LSU and Arkansas State, Tech has turned up the defensive intensity at the TAC allowing only 41.0 points per game in those three wins.

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G-Men fall on road at Texas Christian

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FORT WORTH, Texas — Kyan Anderson scored a game-high 27 points Thursday night as TCU cruised to a 98-75 victory over Grambling State at Daniel-Meyer Coliseum.

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Bernice Andrews Colvin

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Bernice Andrews Colvin, 97, passed away Wednesday, December 18, 2013 at Princeton Place
Nursing Home in Ruston, LA., Graveside services will be held at Pines Memorial Garden in
Ruston at 2:00 PM on Sunday, December 22, 2013. Officiating the service will be Brian Mercer.

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LEGAL NOTICE

LEGAL NOTICE
I, Jimmy W. Cannady, will not be responsible for any other debts other than my own.
/s/Jimmy Cannady
Jimmy Cannady
1td: December 20, 22, 23, 2013

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LEGAL NOTICE

LEGAL NOTICE
Advertising for Bids
Sealed bids will be received by the Lincoln Parish School Board, 410 South Farmerville Street, Ruston, Louisiana, until 9:00 a.m., on Tuesday, January 7, 2014, at which time the bids will be opened and read aloud for the following:
4 - 2015 or later year model new conventional school buses and
1 - 2015 or later year model new special education bus
Complete bidding documents may be obtained from the Office of the Superintendent of the Lincoln Parish School Board, 410 South Farmerville Street, Ruston, Louisiana, 71270.

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INVITATION FOR PROPOSAL

INVITATION FOR PROPOSAL
Sealed proposals will be received by the Police Jury of Lincoln Parish until 10:00 a.m., Thursday, January 9, 2014 at its office in the Courthouse, Ruston, Louisiana, for furnishing:
ITEM ONE: Six (6) each 10 ft. x 60 ft. Railroad Tankcar Culverts
Only proposals submitted on Proposal Forms will be accepted. Proposal Forms and Specifications may be obtained from the office of the Lincoln Parish Police Jury, P.O. Box 979, Ruston, Louisiana 71273-0979. Bids can also be submitted electronically at WWW.CENTRALBIDDING.COM.

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