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Three things that didn’t make my story

Post by News Tribune Staff on June 5, 2008 at 10:37 am with No Comments »
June 5, 2008 10:37 am

I love covering Ruston politics. It’s always a good source of entertainment – and the occasional story.


Here are three things that didn’t make today’s article about last night’s special session:


�—� Former Councilwoman Karen Pickett, who runs the Ruston Home blog, was passing around photocopies explaining the state’s open-meetings act. The portion explaining the ban on communicating about official business outside of official meetings was highlighted. "I’m just handing it out," she said.


�—� Councilman Wayne Stebner arrived 20 minutes early and cracked jokes – many aimed at himself – while waiting for the meeting to begin.


�—� Councilman Bradley Huson, like always, came dressed for the occasion. Hit suit came complete with a pocket square and a flower pinned to his lapel.

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