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For nearly four years now, I have been writing columns about the Domestic Abuse Resistance Team for the Ruston Daily Leader. I have covered educational topics, such as stalking, dating violence and elder abuse. I have also written about events occurring in our community, such as the Christmas Angel project, our annual Radiothon, our Candlelight Vigils and our annual Collaboration is the Key training event. Almost every event I have ever written about has occurred in Lincoln Parish. Yet DART serves seven parishes, with an office and a rural advocate in each. These offices were created...

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10/29/2014
Two Louisiana Tech University students from the College of Engineering and Science have “flipped the classroom” in their own unique way and are gaining experience as educators rather than just...
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10/27/2014
Heinz was found in a field starving and had mange so bad he had no hair. He has been with 4 Paws almost two years. He has fully recovered from his mange and has become a beautiful, fun-loving dog. He...
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10/25/2014
Ruston resident Hooshang Khorasani has been added to the roster of artists whose work is carried by METcolors, a publisher in Oklahoma City. Six of Hooshang’s genres will be available: abstracts,...
10/25/2014
ASSEMBLY OF GOD First Assembly of God “Living in the Spirit” class is at 9:45 a.m. Sundays. Children’s church is at 10:45 a.m. Nursery through age 3 is provided at 10:45 a.m. Sundays, by request on...
10/25/2014
Louisiana Tech University’s Alumni Association, in conjunction with the university’s Student Government Association and various student organizations, academic colleges, athletics department and...
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10/25/2014
The October meeting of the Happy Gardeners Society was held in the home of Linda Newton with co-hostesses Margaret Coleman and Sarah Williams. President Linda James called the meeting to order....
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10/24/2014
What to do? Where to go? Where’s the fun? We all find ourselves asking these questions. It’s human nature for us to yearn for something new and different yet to stick with what we know … same events...
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10/22/2014
Mayor Dan Hollingsworth presented Kiwanis Club of Ruston President Pam Jones with a proclamation recently officially designating Nov. 7 as Kiwanis Pancake Day. The proclamation said that “Kiwanis...
10/22/2014
The Littera Club met Oct. 1 in the Community Trust Bank meeting room with 23 members present. The hostesses, Ruth Wall, Gloria Gullatt and Joan Gordon, used a fall theme for their decorations and...
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10/21/2014
Watch for the lights, cameras and action at First Baptist Church’s back parking lot, located at 300 S. Trenton St., from 5:30-7 p.m. Oct. 29. Local and area residents, along with their children, are...