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November 29th, 2013

Phillips, Ford exchange vows

Corrie Allison Phillips and Dr. James Cody Ford were united in marriage at noon on Oct. 16.
The ceremony was held at Ely’s Mill in the Roaring Forks area of the Great Smoky Mountains, near Gatlinburg, Tenn.

The Rev. Jim Eastin performed the double ring ceremony in a secluded, wooded area beside a waterfall. Studio Benjamin, of Sevierville, Tenn., photographed the event. After the wedding, a formal dinner followed at The Lodge at Buckberry Creek in the Smoky Mountains.

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Finding a new peace in life patterns

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Last month, I talked about how we all have patterns and habits in our lives that need healing. I talked about the revelation I had about the need to move out of God’s way, so God could change my life pattern of cramming too much into a small amount of time, rushing around and being late.

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Trips, visits with friends in the works

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I lost November instead of December this year. When I got sick in Ruston last year and missed Christmas, I swore that would never happen again, so guess I got a jump on it this year and spent November in the hospital, and now I’m out and ready for Christmas.
I hope all you dear readers don’t abandon me because I’m old and have to get sick every winter.
Getting home from the hospital tonight, after bronchial pneumonia, I realized if I wrote my column now, I could meet my deadline, so here I am. I need to get my mind off my meds anyhow.

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GSU ROTC gives to DART

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Pictured with the boxes and bags of donations they gathered are (back row, left to right): Capt. Rochelle Howard, Cadet Dominique Gibson, 1st Lt. Antonio Tims, Cadet Spencer Robinson and Cadet Jonathan Jenkins, with Domestic Abuse Resistance Team Director Cathy Ayo and DART Community Advocate Terrie Queen Autrey.

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Church News

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 Sunday night and at 6 p.m. Wednesday.
Baptist
Calvary
Bible study classes begin at 9 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. Worship is also held at 9 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. Choir rehearsal begins at 4 p.m. today.
Men’s prayer breakfast begins at 6:30 a.m. Tuesday. Wednesday evening’s prayer services at 6:30 p.m.
Christ Temple

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GSU gears up for ‘Super Bowl’

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Bayou Classic game set to kick off at 1:30 p.m. Saturday in New Orleans
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The Grambling State Tigers look to put a big and positive end to one of their most negative season ever as they take on Southern University in the annual Bayou Classic Saturday in the Mercedes-Benz Superdome in New Orleans.
Kickoff is set for 1:30 p.m. The game will be televised live on NBC.
Grambling enters the game at 1-10 and 1-7 in the Southwestern Athletic Conference, while Southern is 7-4 and 6-2.

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Locals hit stores for Black Friday

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Residents flocked to local stores Thursday night and early Friday morning to catch the best deals of the season as part of the annual Black Friday sales. Local businesses heralded in the holiday shopping season by offering a variety of different sales to entice shoppers out of their homes during their Thanksgiving holiday. Pictured are residents shopping at Beehive.

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Amtrack in Lincoln?

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Ruston to discuss proposal for passenger train push

Ruston’s Board of Aldermen is expected to decide Monday whether to lend support to a move to bring Amtrak passenger rail service to North Louisiana.
If aldermen adopt the resolution that Mayor Dan Hollingsworth is proposing, Ruston will join close to 50 other government and business entities across the top half of the state in pushing for a comeback of train travel.
Aldermen will meet at 5:30 p.m. in the new city courtroom on the first floor of City Hall.

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Tech aviation program receives positive review

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Louisiana Tech University’s Aviation Department recently received its Final Visiting Team Report submitted following the Aviation Accreditation Board International (AABI) Review Committee’s visit this fall to study the school’s aviation program, and came away from the review with positive findings.
In addition to the favorable assessment, the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has granted authority to Tech to certify graduates of its authorized aviation degree program(s) to be eligible for an Airline Transport Pilot certificate with reduced aeronautical experience.

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Dubach gears up for Christmas

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December is here and, with it, comes a lot of festive cheer. From 9 a.m. until the last person leaves Saturday, the Dubach Restoration and Beautification Organization will host its annual Christmas Festival.
Judy Beavers, vice president of DRABO said there is no cost for setting up a booth during the festival.

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