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June 9th, 2014

RCT announces cast for ‘The Sound of Music’

Auditions for Ruston Community Theatre’s next production, Rodgers and Hammerstein’s award winning musical “The Sound of Music” took place at The Dixie Center for the Arts on May 17 and 19.
“The Sound of Music” opens July 10, and will be directed by Dee Alexander.
Ruston Community Theatre is excited to announce the cast:
• Maria Ranier — Melanie Slack.
• Captain von Trapp — Mikey Swanbom.
• Mother Abbess — Steele Moegle
• Elsa Schraeder — Anna Alexander.
• Max Detweiler — Wayne Bridges.
• Rolf Gruber — Kevin Keeler.

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GUNAA awards scholarships

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The Ruston Chapter of Grambling University National Alumni Association’s scholarship committee has awarded two recipients for a total of $1,000 in book scholarships for the 2014 school year.
To be eligible for the scholarships, recipients must be a first-time undergraduate student enrolled at Grambling State University, hold a cumulative high school GPA of 2.5 or higher, demonstrate good character, citizenship, dependability and financial need.

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Honor local hero as France did on Friday

Lamore Carter has had a career that many people would envy.
In 1992, after decades of service to Grambling State University, he retired as the school’s provost and vice president of academic affairs. For three years after that, from 1993 to 1996, Carter was president of Wiley College in Marshall, Texas.
He has a comfortable home, a wonderful family and enough memories of life, education and the United States Army to fill a library. But Carter will quickly say the greatest honor he’s ever received was placed in his hand on Friday.

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Higher educators breathing easier

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Officials working in Louisiana’s higher education system are breathing easier this week after the state legislative session ended on June 2.
That’s because the ax didn’t fall on the higher education budget as it’s consistently done for years now.
Lawmakers approved a $24.6 billion budget for the 2014-15 fiscal year that begins July 1. It will increase spending on services for the disabled, higher education and public schools, and give pay raises to “rank-and-file” state workers and state troopers.

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Bearcats staying in shape during offseason

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The Ruston High School Bearcats football team were hard at work earlier today as they participated in offseason conditioning workouts on the RHS practice field. The Bearcats will scrimmage at Byrd on Aug. 21 and play their jamboree game at home against West Ouachita on Aug. 28 before opening the 2014 season on Sept. 5 against Neville at L.J. “Hoss” Garrett Stadium.

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THE WATER We Drink

THE WATER We Drink
GRAMBLING STATE UNIVERSITY WS
Public Water Supply ID: LA1061005

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THE WATER We Drink

THE WATER We Drink
GRAMBLING STATE UNIV WEST
Public Water Supply ID: LA1061016

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NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

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ADVERTISEMENT FOR BIDS

ADVERTISEMENT FOR BIDS
Sealed bids will be accepted in the office of the Purchasing Director in the Purchasing Department, located at 403 Main Street, Grambling, Louisiana until 2:00 p.m. CT July 8, 2014 at which time they will be publicly opened and read aloud.
Bid #50018-140015: Grambling State University E-mail Upgrade and Migration
A Pre-Bid conference will be held on June 24, 2014 at 10:00 a.m. at the address stated above.

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June 7th

Grambling acts to improve infrastructure

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Ordinance passed in plan to add hotel/retail outlet to city

GRAMBLING — Grambling’s City Council paved the way to try to help secure a hotel/retail outlet and to create a recreation trail through town as it held its regular monthly meeting Thursday night at City Hall.
Also passed was a motion authorizing the Ruston Daily Leader as official journal for the city for the upcoming year.

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