Football is underway. Tonight the Riverdale Rebels travel to east Louisiana to play Franklin Academy. The Red River Bulldogs are taking part in a Jamboree at Arcadia.
Ginger Craig will be teaching an adult driving course next Tuesday and Wednesday. See the story the August 18th issue of The Journal.
If you would like to be a public school bus driver, call Transportation Director Dan Pickett at the school board office. Instruction for new drivers begins soon.
Saturday night, August 26th is the monthly Dance for Seniors at the Council on Aging on Front Street. The “Playmates” are playing Saturday night.
It’s is just a couple of weeks away from Monday September 11th. That is the next distribution day for the Council on Aging’s Food for Seniors program. If you, or someone you know is eligible for the program, they can sign up at any time. Call the council at 318-932-5721.
This note if you are traveling to Natchitoches:
The bridge section of Jefferson Street that runs over Bayou Amulet will be closed until further notice for repairs, according to Captain Brad Walker with the Natchitoches Police Department. Motorists are asked to find alternate routes around the area.