Adam Van (12) and the Cedar Creek Cougars will be in action on Friday as they head to Delhi to play a District 2-1A game against the Bears. Also in action in their second-to-last games of the regular season will be the Ruston Bearcats, who head to Monroe to take on Wossman and the Grambling Lab Kittens, who have a 7 p.m. home contest against Arcadia.
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In honor of Veterans Day and in partnership with the local VFW Post, Boy Scout Troop 45 and Cub Scout Pack 45 placed flags at the graves of veterans at six local cemeteries. The boys place more than 500 flags out several times a year to recognize the brave men and women who have fought for this country.
Pictured above are: back row — Barrett Moore, McKinley Moore, James Ellenberger, Ryan Williams, Ivan Valentine and Ethan Brantly. Front row — Tanner Andrews, Riley Moegle, Eli Stevens, Hunter Ellenberger, Colton Kent and Travis Cox.
A stakeout by Louisiana Office of Alcohol and Tobacco Control agents Tuesday night resulted in an arrest that has a Ruston man facing charges for drugs and for purchasing alcohol on behalf of a minor.
Tyler Martin Langford, 21, of 301 Hodges Road in Ruston, was arrested at 10:42 p.m. Tuesday and charged with purchase of alcohol on behalf of a person under 21, open container in a vehicle, contributing to the delinquency of a juvenile, possession of schedule IV drugs and possession of schedule III drugs.
The Delta Community College in Ruston will be taking a “rest” this summer for most of their credit courses, but the campus will remain open for use by the community, said Barbara Hanson, chancellor of Delta Community Colleges.
“We are closing for some credit courses; however, the campus is not closing and that is where some confusion has arisen,” she said.
“The campus will be open all summer with regular summer hours, there will be one staff person there.”
Certified Nursing Assistant classes will be held at the campus this summer, Hanson said.