SUbscriber Login | NEW SUBSCRIPTION  

Archive - Article

  • 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.

February 5th, 2015

Choudrant hears improvement project bids

in

Choudrant Town Council met Monday night to hear about the North Treatment Plant Project.
Bob Myers, with Riley Co. of Louisiana, came before the council with a bid for $42,450, which he said is a lump sum price.
The project, which will be for improvement purposes and minor repairs, was low bid by James L. Davis Construction.
Myers said the time frame for completion of the project is unknown at the time, but that it shouldn’t take long.

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

Two-car wreck slows traffic

in
020515 Wreck C.jpg

Before 8 a.m. today two vehicles were involved in a crash in close proximity to the intersection of Louisiana Highway 33 and Kentucky Avenue, and Village Market.
Ruston Police Department officers responded to the scene. Ruston Fire Department/EMS were not called to respond for the transport of any occupants of the vehicles. No further information was available as of press time.

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

RHS trio choose college destinations

in
020515 RHS signees C.jpg

High school students head out in all different directions after graduating, and that will be the case for three Ruston High School athletes who announced their destinations to continue their athletic careers on the college level.
Football players Isaiah Buggs and JeKevin Carter joined baseball player Caden Doga in signing National Letters of Intent in a ceremony held at RHS on Wednesday.

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

Bulldogs announce latest additions

in
2.5 Sports2.jpg

Louisiana Tech head football coach Skip Holtz announced the signing of 21 student-athletes to National Letters of Intent on Wednesday, wrapping up a successful day in which 23 student-athletes announced they would be joining the Bulldog football program.
In all, the class that Holtz and the coaching staff recruited for 2015 counts 22 of the 23 newcomers coming straight from high school with one transfer from a four-year college in quarterback Jeff Driskel.

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 to host UAB

in
012515 Techsters Walter 3 C.jpg

Chrisstasia Walter (10) and the Lady Techsters return to the court tonight as Louisiana Tech plays host to Alabama-Birmingham in Conference USA action at 6:30 p.m. in the Thomas Assembly Center. It will be Neon Night at the TAC as the first 500 fans will receive a free neon yellow Lady Techster T-shirt.

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 adds 23 signees

in
2.5 Sports1.jpg

Grambling State University Head Football Coach Broderick Fobbs announced a group of 23 new Tigers signed National Letters of Intent Wednesday to join the GSU football team.
The recruiting class includes two quarterbacks, one tight end, one offense lineman, one defensive lineman, five linebackers, seven defensive backs and one athlete.
“We are very excited about this group of signees that have joined our Grambling Family who will help fill some of the needs we have as we head toward the 2015 season,” Fobbs said of his second signing class as head coach.

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

Dunkin’ Dogs face Blazers

in

Only three weeks removed from facing each other in Ruston, Louisiana Tech and UAB will battle it out on the hardwood again, this time in Bartow Arena in Birmingham at 8 p.m. tonight.
The contest will be broadcast live on CBS Sports Network with John Sadak and Chris Walker calling the action.
Both teams have reached the midway point of the Conference USA schedule. Tech (17-5, 8-1 C-USA) is tied for first place atop the league standings.
UAB (11-11, 7-2 C-USA) is only one game back in the league standings.

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

TOTs perform at Ruston High

in
2.5 school3.jpg

Ruston High School basketball fans were entertained at a recent basketball game at RHS. Glen View Elementary Teams of Tomorrow members led by Kristie Frasier and assistant David Freeman performed at the game dressed in their bright blue shirts and displaying their ball-handling skills. Pictured above are Glen View TOTs at RHS. For more information about the TOTs program call Kristie Frasier at 243-6265.

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 professor receives state professionalism award

wang.jpg

Jay Wang, associate professor of civil engineering and construction engineering technology and program chair of civil engineering at Louisiana Tech University, has received the 2015 Engineering Faculty Professionalism Award from the Louisiana Engineering Foundation.

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 makes donation to United Way

020315 GSU United Way C.jpg

Grambling State University has closed out its 2014 United Way Campaign by donating more than $12,000.
GSU was able to raise money by having more than 10 departments with a 100 percent participation rate. GSU has a long history of being a community leader in giving.
GSU and United Way are partnering to increase local graduation rates, providing education toward financial literacy and preventive health behaviors that will align with Grambling’s community service interests.

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