The Boys and Girls Clubs of North Central Louisiana recently received a $3,000 grant from Louisiana Insurance Services, Inc. through their Safeco Insurance Agent Giving Program.
Paul Jones, regional manager for Louisiana Insurance, said that since Club board member and Safeco agent Donna Ewing submitted the grant proposal in 2010 the Boys and Girls Club was eligible to receive the grant.
Louisiana Tech University, in collaboration with the Cyber Innovation Center in Bossier City is pleased to announce the establishment of the Louisiana Cyber and Data Consortium (LACDC). The Consortium represents a broad range of constituencies with interests in the security and protection of cyber assets and related threats, in storage and management and us of large data sets for analytical and business decisions
The Ruston Community Theatre will hold auditions for “Same Time, Next Year” at 6 p.m. Dec. 13 and 10 a.m. Dec. 14 in the Community Room on backside of Community Trust Bank. The location of the bank is across the street from Super 1 Foods.
The play is written by Bernard Slade and will be directed by Satish Bharadvaj. Production dates are set for Feb. 27 – March 2. This romantic comedy is auditioning for two characters one male and one female.
The Saint Rest Baptist Church, Pastor Robert Bishop Simmons Pastor, far right, and wife Sis. Wanda Simmons recently presented its first Youth Round-Up. The theme was “Raising Giants: Intellectual — Strong and Courageous.” The event included five workshops: Praise dance with Sis. Chuntell Thomas, usher board with Sis. Lela Silas, Girl (2) Women with Minister Betty W. Bolton, brotherhood with Bro. Theodis Johnson and youth choir with minister Juan Hooper. The church thanks their supporters, committee workers and all who participated in making this project a success.