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November 25th

Winter weather hard to predict

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The Boy Scouts of America motto says it best — “Be Prepared.”
That’s something the Ruston Daily Leader believes, and as watchdogs for our community, something we strive to achieve.
And that’s why you saw the story on the front page of Sunday’s Daily Leader about the National Weather Service Office in Shreveport issuing a Winter Weather Advisory for last night through noon today.
Apparently the NWS feels strongly about the Boy Scout motto, too.

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Doris Grant Smith

Funeral services for Doris Grant Smith, age 94, of Choudrant will be Sunday, November 24, 2013 at 3:00 PM at the Alabama Presbyterian Church in Choudrant. Officiating the service will be Chaplain Michael Frazier of Nashville, TN. Interment will follow at Sibley Cemetery in Choudrant under the direction of Kilpatrick Funeral Home in Ruston. Mrs. Smith was born November 10, 1919 and passed away November 22, 2013. She is preceded in death by her parents, husband of 69 years Norris Smith, three brothers, and one sister.

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PUBLIC NOTICE

PUBLIC NOTICE NOTICE is hereby given that the Police Jury of Lincoln Parish, Louisiana, will conduct a Public Hearing for the purpose of reviewing the Proposed Budget for the year 2014 of the Humanitarian Enterprises of Lincoln Parish. Said Public hearing will be held in the Police Jury Meeting Room, Lincoln Parish Courthouse, Ruston, Louisiana, Tuesday, December 10, 2013 at 7:00 p.m. The Proposed Budget and related budget documents are available for public inspection in the Office of the Police Jury, Lincoln Parish, Louisiana, in the Lincoln Parish Courthouse, Ruston, Louisiana, between the h

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legal notice

legal notice
Anyone knowing the whereabouts of Pamela Bagwell Gist, please contact James M. Wilkerson, Attorney at Law, 207 W. Mississippi Ave., Suite 306, Ruston, Louisiana 71270, (318) 255-9299.
1td: November 25, 2013

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O.K.'s Corral: Patience a must for Bulldogs this season

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After a record-setting, brief stay with a Top 25 ranking in 2012, it has been a difficult transition for Louisiana Tech University fans this season.
So much that some fans in Tech Nation have been wanting to put Skip Holtz’ head on the chopping block.
I totally understand the frustration.
At times, being a witness to such futility has been like.moving from the penthouse (2012) to the outhouse.

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Anyone knowing the whereabouts of Jennifer N. Driskill , please contact James M. Wilkerson, Attorney at Law, 207 W. Mississippi Ave., Suite 306, Ruston, Louisiana 71270, (318) 255-9299.
1td: November 25, 2013

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LEGAL NOTICE

LEGAL NOTICE
167 NORTH SELF STORAGE pursuant to LA R.S. 9:4759, notice is hereby given that 167 NORTH SELF STORAGE, located at 5568 Highway 167 N, Ruston, LA 71270, will sell at auction the following described properties located in unit indicated and leased to person so named:
Harris, Tedric
1419 Gibson Circle
Bossier City, LA 71112
Unit #G276
(2) TV’s, couch, washer/dryer, bedding, lamp, computer stand, dresser, black table, misc. items.
Moore, Anthony
538 Garr Rd
Ruston, LA 71270
Unit #B038

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Tech’s bowl dreams evaporate

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It was the same old song and dance for Louisiana Tech on a cold and wet Saturday night at Joe Aillet Stadium.
Costly turnovers and an offense that again struggled to score points were no music to the Bulldogs’ ears as Tulsa held on for a 24-14 win before a crowd of 16,037.
The loss dropped Tech to 4-7 and knocked the Bulldogs out of postseason eligibility.
Trey Watts was the workhorse of the Golden Hurricane as he ran for a game-high 178 yards on 40 carries and scored three touchdowns.

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TOWN OF DUBACH

TOWN OF DUBACH
REGULAR MEETING OF TOWN COUNCIL The Town Council of Dubach, Louisiana met in Regular Session Monday, November 18, 2013 at 6:30 pm at the Town Hall. Present were Honorable Robert Jensen Mayor, and Council members Vallie Carrico, Robert Colvin, Hattie Graham, Donna Lewis, Chief Croxton and Victoria Axton with the Ruston Daily Leader.
Absent: Davie Powell
Public Comment: NONE
Citizens attended: NONE

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THIRD JUDICIAL DISTRICT COURT OF LOUISIANA, PARISH OF LINCOLN,
IN THE MATTER OF THE SUCCESSION OF AARON CLARENCE CARPENTER PROBATE DOCKET NO. 12, 079,
NOTICE TO SELL IMMOVABLE PROPERTY AT PRIVATE SALE
WHEREAS, the Testamentary Executrix of the above Estate, Dr. Nedra Clem Jackson, has made application to the Court for the sale at private sale of the immovable property hereinafter described, to-wit:

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