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March 7th, 2015

Church News: March 8, 2015

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. Men’s prayer breakfast begins at 6:30 a.m. Tuesday. Wednesday prayer services are at 6:30 p.m.
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March 6th

Grambling updates alcohol ordinance

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Sunday alcohol sales are now legal in Grambling.
The Grambling City Council on Thursday voted 4-1 to approve an ordinance that extends weekend liquor sales.
Stores can now sell alcohol on Sundays between 6:30 a.m. and midnight; closing times for bars has been extended to 3 a.m.
The ordinance also raises from 18 to 21 the legal age at which a person can purchase alcohol.

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Bulldogs take home championship

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Louisiana Tech University seniors Michale Kyser, Kenneth "Speedy" Smith and Raheem Appleby along with head coach Michael White (from left) posed for pictures Thursday night in the Thomas Assembly Center after cutting down the net to celebrate the Bulldogs’ winning the Conference USA regular season championship. For more on Tech’s big win, see page 3.

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Petrus to serve as Tech’s commencement speaker

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Tim Petrus, executive vice president and general partner of MorningStar Partners and a 1976 electrical engineering alumnus of Louisiana Tech University, will serve as the keynote speaker for Tech’s winter commencement ceremonies, Saturday in the Thomas Assembly Center.
Winter commencement begins at 10 a.m. Saturday and officially marks the end of the winter quarter at Tech. Spring quarter classes begin on Tuesday.

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LPNET arrests two on multiple drug distribution charges

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Two Lincoln Parish residents were arrested Thursday for allegedly selling methamphetamines out of their home.
According to the arrest affidavit, Lincoln Parish Sheriff’s Office and the Lincoln Parish Narcotics Enforcement Team received information that Rusty Rachelle Thomas, 34, of 3383 Louisiana Highway 563 in Simsboro, was selling methamphetamines out of her home.
Officers involved in the case reportedly went to the residence and upon knocking, spoke with the homeowner Joseph Turner.
Turner reportedly allowed law enforcement officials inside the home.

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Bulldogs C-USA Champions!

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Louisiana Tech celebrated Senior Night by clinching an outright Conference USA title Thursday night with a 72-61 win over Southern Mississippi before 5,805 fans at the Thomas Assembly Center.
Tech’s senior trio closed out their Thomas Assembly Center careers in style as Michale Kyser recorded a double-double, Kenneth Smith had 10 assists and Raheem Appleby scored a team-high 23 points.
After sharing conference regular season titles the past two years, Tech (24-7, 15-3 C-USA) celebrated the three-peat as sole champions and locked down the No. 1 seed in next week’s league tournament.

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Diamond ’Dogs to host Texas A&M-CC

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Louisiana Tech Baseball will wrap up a nine-game home stand this weekend when the Bulldogs play hosts to Texas A&M-Corpus Christi in a three-game set, which is scheduled to begin at 3 p.m. today at J.C. Love Field at Pat Patterson Park.
The Bulldogs are looking for their third straight series victory this weekend when Texas A&M-Corpus Christi comes to town as Louisiana Tech enters the weekend with a 5-6 overall record after winning five of its last seven games. Tech has won the first two games of its last two series over UAPB and Oral Roberts before dropping the finale both times.

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Techsters to close out season with road game

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HATTIESBURG, Mississippi — Louisiana Tech closes out the regular season when the Lady Techsters travel to face Southern Miss at Reed Green Coliseum.
Tipoff is set for 4 p.m. Saturday and the game can be heard on the LA Tech Sports Network with the pregame show starting at 3:30 p.m.
Tech (14-14, 9-8 Conference USA) has lost three straight games, including a pair of disappointing road losses in Texas last week, while Southern Miss (20-8, 13-4 C-USA) has won eight of its last nine games. Both programs are tuning up for the Conference USA Tournament which starts Wednesday in Birmingham.

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Ala. St. sweeps GSU

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GRAMBLING (AP) — Wendell Lewis, DeMarcus Robinson and Jamel Waters scored 12 apiece to lead six Alabama State players in double figures and the Hornets beat Grambling State 78-46 Thursday night.
Remond Brown led Grambling State with 11 points.
In women’s action, Alabama State defeated Grambling State 68-62.

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Prep playoffs resume

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Boys prep playoff action resumes today as Javier Roper (1) and New Living Word plays host to Summerfield in Class C action at 6 p.m. while Simsboro plays at Midland at 6 p.m.. in Class B play.

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