With the opening of its new facility, the Lincoln Parish Sheriff’s Office has launched a new website and application for smartphones.
Public Information Officer Chad Alexander is directing residents to visit www.lincolnparish.org and selecting the link for sheriff.
“This will route the viewer to the newly designed website for the Lincoln Parish Sheriff’s Office,” he said. “There is more work to be carried out on the inmate portion of the website, however, persons can see arrest data.”
The Ruston Rotary Club proudly announces the recipients of the October Student of the Month Awards. Following comments by program coordinator Rachel Lilley, each student honoree spoke to the club members about their achievements at the Oct. 15 luncheon and was then presented an award of achievement. Each awardee has maintained a minimum GPA of 3.5 and been active in extra-curricular activities and leadership roles on their respective school campus.
Ten students from elementary, junior high and high schools around the region recently completed the week-long Science Technology Engineering Math (STEM) Student Experience summer science program at Louisiana Tech University.
Students from Delta Junior High School, Holly Ridge Elementary School, Ruston Junior High School, Ruston High School, Simsboro High School and Wossman High School attended the STEM program which consisted of hands-on activities about popular science issues such as energy generation, storage and conversion.
Gov. Bobby Jindal recently announced that millions of dollars for North Louisiana projects were approved by the State Bond Commission for recommendation and were approved for funding.
These projects include funding for roads and infrastructure improvements across the North Region, as well as several key investments in higher education and healthcare projects.
Road and infrastructure investments in Lincoln Parish include: