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Buffalo Township United Fund reaches goal

Posted on November 18, 2014 at 4:28 pm

The same evening the winter temperatures rolled in last week, the Buffalo Township United Fund (United Fund) board received some heart-warming news from its treasurer.  She shared that the 2014 goal of $27,175 had been met. Thus the 12 non-profit agencies that made funding requests to the United Fund for 2014 last November will receive 100 percent of their requests.  As a matter of fact, checks totaling $27,175 were written

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  • Interact Club inducts new members

    Posted on November 12, 2014 at 4:28 pm

    By Holly Hill The LHS Interact Club held an induction ceremony in the high school cafeteria on Monday, Oct. 27. The Louisiana Chapter of Rotary International provided the ceremony, including a dinner cooked by Mr. Calvin Jesberg and Mrs. Marilyn Behlmann. Mr. Jesberg prepared baked mostaccioli with dinner rolls and a salad, and Mrs. Behlmann made a pumpkin cake dessert for the event. After dinner, Rotary President Greg Blaylock gave

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  • Ecumenical women’s breakfast group to meet Nov. 10

    Posted on November 4, 2014 at 4:18 pm

    The Ecumenical Women’s breakfast group will meet on Monday, Nov. 10, at 8:30 a.m. at First Presbyterian Church, 121 South 8th Street in Louisiana. The ladies of Calvary Episcopal Church and Elmwood Presbyterian Church are co-hostesses for the event. The program will be given by Kate Saller Schwadron, a writer of literary non-fiction essays and the book-length biography “The Moon in Your Sky:  An Immigrant’s Journey Home.”  The book tells

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  • Interact gears up for philanthropy

    Posted on October 22, 2014 at 10:26 am

    By Collin Stark This school year, the Interact Club is raising money to sponsor a child in Haiti. The money raised will pay for two meals a day, a uniform for school and tuition for the student to attend classes. The club is also raising money to build benches and a podium for the outdoor classroom at LHS. Interact is planning on expanding its community garden to include a native

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  • Rotary Donation

    Posted on October 14, 2014 at 5:25 pm

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    Rotary donation The Louisiana Rotary Club submitted a successful grant application for matching funds through the District’s Designated Funds. Rotary District 6060’s Community Assistance Program provides an opportunity for Rotary Clubs to use Rotary Foundation District Designated Funds to undertake projects in local communities. This is the second grant the club received and was used to purchase food for the Pike County Council on Aging. Shown with Pike County Council

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  • The Fellowship of Christian Athletes

    Posted on October 8, 2014 at 11:22 am

    By Zach Richardson The Fellowship of Christian Athletes, also known as FCA, is a new organization at LHS.  As stated in FCA Leadership Manual, the purpose of FCA is “to present to athletes and coaches and all whom they influence, the challenge and adventure of receiving Jesus Christ as Lord and Savior, serving HIM in their relationships and in the fellowship of the church.” FCA wants to grow Christians spiritually,

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  • Renner participates in service activities

    Posted on September 30, 2014 at 5:22 pm

    Shelby Renner, freshman nursing major of Louisiana,  was among the 550 Culver-Stockton students, alumni, faculty, staff and community members who spent Saturday, Aug. 23 volunteering for the sixth annual Extreme Dome Makeover, Culver-Stockton’s largest community service event. The volunteers spruced up 16 work sites in the town of Canton. Volunteers spent the day doing various activities like painting, landscaping and cleaning. Project sites included both public areas and private residences.

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