Top Photo: Children aged 7-14 showed up to participate in RPAR’s annual Pitch, Hit and Run competition on Saturday.
Bottoom Photo: Winners of the RPAR event will go on to compete in an event Saturday in Pineville. See a list of those winners on page 3.
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If there is one thing the 2015 Louisiana Survey showed, it is the people of Louisiana are uninformed about the issues facing the state of Louisiana, Mike Henderson said.
“But it shouldn’t be surprising,” Henderson, assistant professor of research and director for the Public Policy Research Laboratory at Louisiana State University, said. “We have families. We have jobs. We go to school. It’s hard for people to stay informed on what is happening in the government.”
Henderson spoke about the findings from the 2015 Louisiana Survey Thursday at Wyly Auditorium.
Pictured are Wednesday’s 12 Days of Christmas Shopping in Lincoln Parish Surprise Santa winners. Residents participating in the 12 Days of Shopping in Lincoln Parish are eligible each day to receive a Surprise Santa gift if they have their playing cards when a representative of the Ruston-Lincoln Chamber of Commerce shows up at one of the 40 shopping locations. For more information call 255-2031 or visit www.rustonlincoln.org.
We have been incredibly busy at Cypress Springs with various activities. Our teachers were very pleased with the turnout for our fall semester parent teacher conferences and for our Johnny’s Pizza Night fundraiser. At the end of the six weeks, we had our first “Wonderful Wildcat Prowl” at Huckleberry Park to celebrate good behavior. We appreciate our cafeteria staff for making our lunches for this picnic.