Becky Webb has announced she is running for Lincoln Parish Tax Assessor in the Oct. 22 elections.
She was raised near the community of Douglas in Lincoln Parish, attended Choudrant Elementary School and graduated from Ruston High School. Shortly after graduation, Webb joined the U.S. Navy and was stationed at Pearl Harbor Submarine Base, Hawaii, as a radioman (telecommunications) until 1992 when she was honorably discharged. Webb said during this time, she held a Top Secret SCI clearance.
After a special called meeting on Thursday to appoint a new representative for District No. 12, the Lincoln Parish Police Jury will meet in regular session on Tuesday to discuss several proposals, as well as the election of the 2015 officers.
The 7 p.m. meeting will begin with District Attorney John Belton presiding over the 2015 election of both the president and vice president of the police jury.
All jurors are able to put their bid in for the positions.
After the election of officers, the jury will then begin business as usual.
SAN DIEGO, Calif. — Texas Christian University made their point in the Poinsettia Bowl Wednesday night.
Yes, they just might have deserved a berth in a Bowl Championship Series.
Ranked No. 18 in the final BCS standings, but overlooked for an “upper tier” postseason appearance, the Horned Frogs (12-2) were a 31-24 winner over Louisiana Tech University (8-5) at the San Diego County Credit Union-sponsored game that was held at Qualcomm Stadium in front of 24,607 fans.
The Ruston Rotary Club proudly announced the recipients of the December Student of the Month Awards. Following comments by program coordinator Rachel Lilley, each student honoree spoke to the club members about their achievements at the Dec. 11 luncheon and was then presented an award of achievement with concluding remarks provided by Rotary President Angie Biscomb. Each awardee has maintained a minimum GPA of 3.5 and been active in extra-curricular activities and leadership roles on their respective school campus.