Beard seeks PJ District 12 position
Ruston resident Jack Beard has announced his candidacy for Lincoln Parish Police Jury District 12.
Beard has lived in District 12 since 1963 and is a retired professor for Louisiana Tech University. Having spent 24 years as a juror, eight as president, Beard believes he is well-qualified for the office.
Beard said during his tenure as jury president, Lincoln Parish became known as one of the leading parish governments in North Louisiana.