Button is a 3 1/2 year old terrier mix that is neutered, current on shots and trained using an underground fencing system. Button was only 9 pounds at 3 months old when he first came to 4 Paws. Now he’s healthy and strong. Button loves to play, he also is a great fit for a family. Call 251-DOGS today for more information about Button. Adoption fee is $50 and includes a rabies shot.
The North Central Louisiana Arts Council will host the 16th Annual Holiday Arts Tour on Nov. 21-24. On Nov. 22 there will be a number of free performances by musicians from 5 to 8 p.m. and poetry readings at 6 p.m. in downtown Ruston. There will be a free Community Variety Show at 4:30 p.m. on Nov. 24 at the Dixie Center for the Arts, which will feature dancing, singing, theatre and much more.
A upcoming management event will help women farmers acquire tools to better their business knowledge and continue their farming endeavors.
With women becoming the fastest growing segment of new farmers, Trailblazer Resource Conservation and Development, Capital RC&D and Acadiana RC&D, along with USDA/NRCS, are bringing Annie’s Project to Ruston.
Agricultural gender roles have begun to even out, with women operating 14 percent of the nation’s 2.2 million farms, according to the 2007 Census of Agriculture.