A Third District Court Judge has dismissed a suit filed by supporters of Downsville Charter School seeking to block construction of the new Union Parish High School.
Judge Thomas Rogers issued his ruling July 14 in a suit filed by DCS board president Reggie Skains and supporters of the school against the Union Parish School Board and Union Parish Schools superintendent George Cannon.
Local Boy and Cub Scouts collected an estimated 8,000 pounds of food for Christian Community Action and residents are still able to donate if they missed the scouts.
Charlotte Hood, pack advancement chairman for Pack 59 Cub Scouts, said Scouting for Food is a great cause for which the scouts to be a part.
“Scouting for Food is an excellent cause,” Hood said. “Not only do the boys get the opportunity to assist in giving back to their community, but they also get to witness how generous our community is.”
New Hope Missionary Baptist Church of Ruston will be having their Education Awareness Program at 11 a.m. today They will be honoring their high school and college graduates. The speaker will be DeAnthony Livingston. Pictured are high school graduates, from left, Chase Livingston, Lauren Moore, Shawn Brantley Jr., Jasmine Williams-Hargrove and LaDarrius Holland. Not pictured is high school graduate Kerry Crawford Jr. and college graduates Carolyn Green, Chastity Livingston and Ashley Crawford.