Girl Scout Troop 240 and 632 presented cookies to the Ruston Police Department. They were provided by the local community during the booth sales “Back the Blue” donations. Before presenting the cookies, the girls learned about bullying, safety precautions and fingerprinting. The cookies were received by Deputy Chief Clint Williams, left, and Cpl. Harriet Sykes, right.
The North Central Louisiana Arts Council with 102 a Bistro will be featuring the work of international artist Hooshang Khorasani. An opening reception will be held from 5-7 p.m. Nov. 7 for a show titled “Color Storm.”
Hooshang is an internationally exhibiting artist with working studios in both Ruston and Orange County, Calif. His work has been published in numerous art books including “Studio Visit,” “Masters of Today” and “The New Faces of Art.” His paintings are also displayed in private collections in England, Spain and Belgium, as well as throughout the United States.