SUbscriber Login | NEW SUBSCRIPTION  

Archive

  • warning: Parameter 2 to ad_flash_adapi() expected to be a reference, value given in /var/www/vhosts/rustonleader.com/httpdocs/includes/module.inc on line 497.
  • warning: Parameter 2 to ad_flash_adapi() expected to be a reference, value given in /var/www/vhosts/rustonleader.com/httpdocs/includes/module.inc on line 497.
  • warning: Parameter 2 to ad_flash_adapi() expected to be a reference, value given in /var/www/vhosts/rustonleader.com/httpdocs/includes/module.inc on line 497.
  • warning: Parameter 2 to ad_flash_adapi() expected to be a reference, value given in /var/www/vhosts/rustonleader.com/httpdocs/includes/module.inc on line 497.
  • warning: Parameter 2 to ad_flash_adapi() expected to be a reference, value given in /var/www/vhosts/rustonleader.com/httpdocs/includes/module.inc on line 497.

October 21st, 2013

A look back at Tech’s Homecoming game

in
103013 TEch Dogs take field C.jpg

News and notes from Saturday’s Homecoming game for Lousiaana Tech:
• North Texas scored 28 unanswered points to defeat Tech, 28-13. The win by the Mean Green ties the all-time series 6-6.
• North Texas’ first road win of the season also snapped a drought of 26 straight games following a win to notch its first winning streak since 2004.
• The loss was the first time Tech has been defeated on Homecoming since a 24-14 loss to Idaho on Oct. 14, 2006.
• The contest was the first time this season Tech lost after holding a double-digit lead.

Full text of this article is available to subscribers only. Login if you are already a subscriber. If you are not a subscriber, you can subscribe to the online version here.

Bookmark and Share

Tech soccer starts strong

in
Sloan scores 11 seconds into match to spark win

The earliest a goal had ever been scored by a Louisiana Tech soccer player was 41 seconds.
That record was broken on Sunday evening when freshman forward Kathryn Sloan netted a goal just 11 seconds into the match to propel the Lady Techsters to a 2-0 win over Southern Miss at the Lady Techster Soccer Complex.

Full text of this article is available to subscribers only. Login if you are already a subscriber. If you are not a subscriber, you can subscribe to the online version here.

Bookmark and Share

Techsters fall in straight sets

in

Louisiana Tech’s volleyball team fell in straight sets, 3-0 (25-20, 25-17, 25-22) to Conference USA foe Southern Miss Sunday afternoon at Memorial Gym.
The loss dropped the Lady Techsters to 7-15 on the season and moved Tech to a 1-6 mark in conference action. Southern Miss moves to a 12-10 overall record with a 3-4 record in league play.
Despite outperforming the Golden Eagles statistically in the first set, Louisiana Tech failed to finish strong and dropped the opening game 25-20 to the visitors from Southern Miss.

Full text of this article is available to subscribers only. Login if you are already a subscriber. If you are not a subscriber, you can subscribe to the online version here.

Bookmark and Share

Tech bowlers finish 8th at Tulane Invitational

in

NEW ORLEANS — In its first tournament of the season, the Louisiana Tech women’s bowling team placed eighth at the Allstate Sugar Bowl Collegiate Bowling Invitational and recorded four individual top 50 finishes this past weekend at the AMF All Star Lanes in New Orleans.
The three-day invitational, which was hosted by the Tulane Green Wave, featured four nationally ranked teams and a total of 11 participants.

Full text of this article is available to subscribers only. Login if you are already a subscriber. If you are not a subscriber, you can subscribe to the online version here.

Bookmark and Share

Thank a police officer today

Ruston is a growing city. With the downtown construction to enhance our streetscape, added businesses and influx of people, Ruston needs the protection and security of a great police force. Luckily, we have such a great group of people who are dedicated to law enforcement and the safety of us as citizens.
In the last month, Ruston Police Department and the Lincoln Parish Sheriff’s Office have made mention of new officers who graduated from police academy.

Full text of this article is available to subscribers only. Login if you are already a subscriber. If you are not a subscriber, you can subscribe to the online version here.

Bookmark and Share

GSU needs positive attention

in
Boatright, T. Scott.jpg

Being part of the national spotlight is nothing new for the Grambling State University athletics department and especially the university’s football team.
It was that football team along with the school’s world-renowned Marching Tiger Band that made Grambling a household word in the 1960s and 70s.
Everybody knew about and talked about Grambling.
Now, once again, everyone knows about and is talking about Grambling State University — for all the wrong reasons.

Full text of this article is available to subscribers only. Login if you are already a subscriber. If you are not a subscriber, you can subscribe to the online version here.

Bookmark and Share

Wilda Lou Craig

Graveside services for Wilda Lou Craig, 81, of Magnolia, AR formerly of Ruston, LA will be 2:30 P.M. Tuesday, October 22, 2013 at Pines Memorial Gardens in Ruston, LA under the direction of Kilpatrick Funeral Home of Ruston, LA. Officiating the service will be her sons-in-law, Jim Alford and Henry Gilbert. Visitation will be prior to the service from 1:00 P.M. until 2:00 P.M. Tuesday at Kilpatrick Funeral Home in Ruston, LA. Mrs. Craig was born May 16, 1932 on Petit Jean Mt. in AR and died on Saturday, October 19, 2013 in Magnolia, AR.

Bookmark and Share

Ben Jones, Jr.

Ben Jones, Jr., 73 of Ruston, went to be with our Lord and Savior Thursday October 17. Ben was a member of Northview Baptist Church of Ruston. Services will be held at Owens Memorial Chapel Funeral Home Sunday October 20, 2013 at 3:00 pm. Burial will follow at Douglas Cemetery. Officiating will be Bro. Wendell Sellers of Northview Baptist Church. Ben and his wife Janice were the proud owners of Jones’ Citgo Station in Ruston for 28 years. He was honored to be able to serve his community, all while making lifetime friendships along the way.

Bookmark and Share

LEGAL NOTICE

LEGAL NOTICE
Anyone who knows the whereabouts of or has any other information concerning Robert James Nash or his heirs, please contact M. SHANE FREDERICK, Attorney at Law, 207 Frazier Road, Ruston, LA 71270, 318-550-6154 (office), 318-251-5103 (facsimile)
3td: October 18, 20 and 21, 2013

Bookmark and Share

REGULAR SESSION

LINCOLN PARISH SCHOOL BOARD
Ruston, Louisiana
REGULAR SESSION
Tuesday, October 1, 2013 6:00 p.m.
The Lincoln Parish School Board met in Regular Session on Tuesday, October 1, 2013, at 6:00 p.m. in the Board Room of the Lincoln Parish School Board office, 410 South Farmerville Street, Ruston, Louisiana. Members present were Ms. Debbie Abrahm, Mr. Otha Anders, Mr. Michael Barmore, Mr. Curtis Dowling, Mr. Danny Hancock, Ms. Mattie Harrison, Ms. Lynda Henderson, Mr. Trott Hunt, Mr. Eddie Jones, Mr. George Mack, Jr., and Mr. Joe Mitcham.

Bookmark and Share