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January 14th, 2017

Telford retires from Manfield

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Ken Telford was recognized for 37 years of outstanding and dedicated service that contributed to the success of Johns Manville Industrial Insulation Group located at 276 Fiberboard Road in Grambling. Pictured above is Gary Holdman, maintenance manager, Telford, a maintenance supervisor and John F. Brown, plant manager.

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Shadoin opens new office

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The Ruston-Lincoln Chamber of Commerce held a ribbon cutting ceremony for the new office of Rob Shadoin, State Representative for District 12, on Dec. 15.

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School Beta officers selected

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The first graders have blasted thru the first half of the year and are ready for the second half. They hope everyone had a wonderful holiday season and enjoyed the crafts/ornaments their child made. They sure had an awesome time making them for you. They also appreciate each and every gift/expression of love that we received.

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Two snaps, then boom does trick for Thames

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When the big buck you’re after finally makes an appearance, you hit the trigger and hear “snap,” what do you do? When that happens a second time, it’s time for panic mode to step in.
This is exactly what happened on December 18 for Stonewall resident, Rusty Thames, a retired Shreveport firefighter.
“I hunt a lease in Red River Parish and for the past three to four weeks, I’ve been seeing this big 8 point buck on camera, all at night. I had hunted a stand on a pipeline that morning where I thought the buck might show but to no avail,” Thames said.

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Church News 1.15.17

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.
China Grove Missionary

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Auditions for Agatha Christie’s ‘The Mousetrap’ set

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Ruston Community Theatre is pleased to announce auditions for its upcoming mystery melodrama, Agatha Christie’s “The Mousetrap.”
The play will be directed by Satish Bharadvaj and is sponsored by The Law Offices of Woodard and Clement.
The show will open at the Dixie Center for the Arts in Ruston April 6 and run through April 9.
Agatha Christie’s “The Mousetrap” first opened in London, England in 1952, and has been running continuously since then.
It has by far the longest initial run of any play in history, with its 25,000th performance taking place on Nov. 18, 2012.

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GSU student co-authors international bestseller

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GSU senior Elizabeth Eddy’s dream of becoming a published author came true as she became a co-author of the book “Women of Faith: Their Untold Stories Revealed,” a book that she believes tells stories that will change many lives.
“Women of Faith: Their Untold Stories Revealed” is a book of devotionals written from the heart of everyday women who have found their highest potential and wanted to share that connection with others.

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Tech’s Science Café series to showcase program

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Louisiana Tech University’s chapter of the Sigma Xi Scientific Research Honor Society will host a discussion titled, “Visual Integration of Science Through Art (VISTA): Medical Illustration at Louisiana Tech” at 5:30 p.m. Jan. 24 as part of their Science Café series.
The event will take place in the community room of Gibson’s Natural Grocers at 1305 Commerce Street in Ruston and is free to attend. Members of the local and campus communities are cordially invited.

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Sunday Movie Review “Hidden Figures”

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A lot of people were unhappy with my review of “Sing” a few weeks ago. Many wondered how I could have so much disdain for a movie with positive messages about perseverance and following your dreams.
There are two main reasons: 1) That movie is considerably less positive with its messages about stealing and avoiding responsibility, and 2) There are plenty of better movies with messages about perseverance and following your dreams. One such movie is “Hidden Figures.”

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Club News: Daughters of the American Revolution

Long Leaf Pine Chapter Daughters of the American Revolution met at 1 p.m. Jan. 3 at Trinity United Methodist Church with nine members present.
Regent Melissa Wiygul opened the meeting with the DAR ritual and conducted chapter business.
Wiygul gave the President General’s report, National Defense minute and Conservation minute.
Flag chairman Sue Parker presented a flag minute.
American Indians chairman Kay Goss-Knotts gave an Indian minute.

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