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September 21st, 2017

Sarah Eloise Griffin Spillers

Funeral services for Mrs. Sarah Eloise Griffin Spillers, age 96 of Choudrant, will be held at 10:00 A.M., Saturday, September 23, 2017 at First Baptist Church in Choudrant with Rev. Tim Johnson and Rev. David Harrell officiating. Interment will follow at Beulah Cemetery near Calhoun under the direction of Owens Memorial Chapel Funeral Home of Ruston.

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Melba Liner Smith

Melba Liner Smith, 105, of Ruston, LA went to be with her Lord Tuesday, September 19, 2017. Funeral services will be held on Friday, September 22, 2017 at 3:00 p.m. at Kilpatrick Funeral Home in Ruston, LA. Dr. Michael Hawley will officiate. Interment will follow at the Douglas Cemetery under the direction of Kilpatrick Funeral Home in Ruston. The family will receive visitors prior to the service beginning at 1:00 p.m.

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Regular Meeting Minutes

TOWN OF DUBACH
REGULAR MEETING OF TOWN COUNCIL The Town Council of Dubach, Louisiana met in Regular Session Monday September 18, 2017
at 6:30 pm at the Town Hall. Present were Honorable Robert Jensen Mayor, Council members Ruby
Key, Robert Colvin, Evelyn Graham, Donna Lewis.
Absent: Monique Roberts
Citizens attended: Shirley Simonton
The Meeting opened with Pledge of Allegiance and Invocation by Robert Colvin.

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LPSB Regular Session Minutes

LINCOLN PARISH SCHOOL BOARD
Ruston, Louisiana
REGULAR SESSION
Tuesday, September 5, 2017 6:00 p.m.
The Lincoln Parish School Board met in Regular Session on Tuesday, September 5, 2017, at 6:00 p.m. in the Board Room of the Lincoln Parish School Board Office, 410 South Farmerville Street, Ruston, Louisiana. Members present were Ms. Debbie Abrahm, Mr. Otha Anders, Mr. Mike Barmore, Ms. Lisa Best, Mr. David Ferguson, Mr. Danny Hancock, Mr. George Mack, Jr., Mr. Joe Mitcham, and Ms. Susan Wiley.
Mr. Curtis Dowling, Ms. Lynda Henderson, and Mr. Trott Hunt were absent.

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Advertisement for Bids

ADVERTISEMENT FOR BIDS
SEALED BID # 2018-03
The Purchasing Office of the city of Ruston, Louisiana, located at Ruston Public Works Complex, 701 East Tennessee Avenue, Ruston, LA 71270 will be accepting SEALED BIDS until the hour of 10:00 a.m. local time THURSDAY, OCTOBER 12, 2017, at which time all bids will be publicly opened and read aloud, for furnishing the city of Ruston with the
PURCHASE OF ONE (1) NEW COMPLETE 125V DC SUBSTATON BATTERY SYSTEM, MATERIALS ONLY, FOR THE CITY OF RUSTON
As per specifications on file gratis:
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LPPJ Meeting Minutes

The Lincoln Parish Police Jury met in regular session on Tuesday, August 8, 2017, at 7:00 p.m., at its regular meeting place in the Courthouse, Ruston, Louisiana. Present were: Hazel D. Hunter, District Two; Bobby Bennett, District Three; Randy Roberson, District Four; David Hammons, District Five; Walter Pullen, District Six; Jody Backus, District Seven; Skip Russell, District Eight; Nancy Wilson, District Ten; Sharyon Mayfield, District Eleven; and Annette Straughter, District Twelve.
Absent: Theresa Wyatt, District One; and Joe Henderson, District Nine

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Advertisement for Bids

ADVERTISEMENT FOR BIDS
CITY OF RUSTON
Sealed bids for the following project will be received by the Purchasing Department of the City of Ruston, Louisiana, located at Ruston Public Works Complex, 701 East Tennessee Avenue, Ruston, Louisiana 71270, either by mail or hand delivery, no later than 2:00 p.m. local time on Thursday, October 19, 2017, at which time all bids received will be publicly opened and read aloud in the office of the Purchasing Director. Bids received after the 2:00 p.m. deadline will be returned via certified mail to the bidder unopened.

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Jonesboro State Bank VS #50417

Jonesboro State Bank
VS #50417
Tyra Melynda Gray
IN THE MUNICIPAL COURT OF THE CITY OF RUSTON PARISH OF LINCOLN STATE OF LOUISIANA

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Union Police Jury hires outside attorney for Malone trial

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FARMERVILLE — An Alexandria law firm will now represent the Union Parish Police Jury in a suit it has filed against Karl Malone, of Ruston, that is asking 3rd District Court Judge Tommy Rogers to make Malone remove a fence he put up that blocks access to a popular outdoors spot.
Until last week, the Police Jury thought staff from 3rd District Attorney John Belton’s office would be representing them at a trial scheduled to start Sept. 28. Belton was granted a motion to recuse his office from representing the jury.

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Fighting to end hunger

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A total of 300 Lincoln Parish public elementary school students will receive food to take home each weekend during the school year, thanks to a backpack program undertaken by a group of local businesses and nonprofit organizations.
Students who have no food to eat until they return to school for breakfast on Monday will get six to seven meals in each backpack, said Cathi Cox-Boniol, Lincoln Parish ACHIEVE coordinator.

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