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    Thursday, August 10, 2017
    Living Well Foundation Proposed Fall 2017 Grant Cycle Priority and Focus • Priority: Access to Healthcare • Focus: “Ages 0-21; new or expanded programs with measurable impact for medical, dental, or behavioral health, including special emphasis on programs for nutrition and literacy” Learn More & Apply
    Friday, August 04, 2017
    Source: Federal Trade Commission For more information visit www.ftc.gov . THE DIRECTORY LISTING SCAM In this operation, con artists call businesses, claiming to "verify" or “confirm” a company’s contact information for its listing in a business directory. Of course, there’s no existing listing — and maybe not even a real business directory — but the ...read more
    Friday, August 04, 2017
    7 Causes of Poor Employee Performance - And How to Address Them By Bernard Marr, Best-Selling Author, Keynote Speaker and Leading Business and Data Expert (Find Bernard on LinkedIn.com for more insightful articles.) It’s every manager’s least favorite part of the job: someone on your team isn’t performing up to expectations, and it’s time to do something about it. But ...read more
    Thursday, August 03, 2017
    Everyday Excellence is Appreciated Pictured: Earl Smith, Chamber Vice Chair of Community Development, Phil Waltz, and Cathi Cox-Boniol, Chamber Chair. #EverydayExcellence Congratulations to Phil Waltz of Waltz Pharmacy for being chosen to receive the July Everyday Excellence award. Mr. Waltz was officially nominated by Cathi Cox-Boniol after receiving shout-outs from two other community members ...read more
    Thursday, July 27, 2017
    Jones Street - Traffic Closure Public Service Announcement July 25, 2017 JONES STREET - TRAFFIC CLOSURE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Jones Street (between Lincoln Avenue and Union Avenue) will be closed to through traffic beginning Monday, July 31, 2017, from 7:00 am to 7:00 pm. until further notice. The closure is necessary to allow for utility repairs associated with the City of Ruston LCDBG Sewer ...read more
    Tuesday, July 25, 2017
    While facilitating teacher training at Louisiana Tech University this summer, I had the opportunity to interact with people from all over our state. We were at the close of one session when a teacher from south Louisiana remarked, “You know, I always thought that I lived in the friendliest place in the state. But I was wrong.” She explained that she’d never experienced anything ...read more
    Tuesday, July 25, 2017
    Loyal Blue Weekends Create LA Tech Game Day Experience By Amanda Quimby, Experience Ruston CVB, Marketing Director There are few things Lincoln Parish loves more than football season. Whether you’re cheering on the LA Tech Bulldogs or the GSU Tigers, game days and tailgating are a special time when students, alumni, locals and visiting fans come together to socialize, eat great food and ...read more
    Tuesday, July 25, 2017
    We want to hear from you! Pursuing our commitment to #ExcellenceMadeHere and improving our city, we ask that you participate in a short survey. *Link below* We want your opinion on city services, Downtown, active transportation, and recycling! Survey should only take 3-5 minutes. Thanks for helping us to keep # MovingRustonForward Go to the Survey !
    Categories: Community
    Wednesday, July 12, 2017
    Congratulations to Jeff Miller, the May 2017 winner of the # EverydayExcellence award! Thank you to Jennifer Mamon for shouting out about him! Jeff was presented with a certificate, 4 movie passes from Celebrity Theatres Ruston, 3 months car wash from Rocketfast Car Wash and a $25 gift card from Ruston Florist and Belle de Fleur Boutique! "I nominate Jeff Miller (Glen View Elementary School, ...read more
    Wednesday, July 12, 2017
    On April 21, 2017 the first #EverydayExcellence award was presented to Joshua Daigrepont, owner of Triple B Diesel Service, located at 1721 Industrial Drive in Ruston. A woman in Miami, Florida wrote in to say that her 80 year old parents broke down in Ruston while traveling in their motor home. Not only did Joshua assist them after business hours, he offered them a hook-up at his shop and let ...read more
    Monday, July 10, 2017
    June Everyday Excellence Recipient Congratulations to Dixie Towing Service for being selected as the June Everyday Excellence winner. Located at 3976 Hwy 80 in Ruston, Dixie Towing is known as a caring group of individuals who have very big hearts. Dixie Towing was nominated for the award by Daniel Norred, who said “Dixie Towing out of Ruston LA just made a huge impact for not only myself ...read more

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