Halloween is almost here. You can tell by the decorations in yards and businesses. There are celebrations planned all around the parish. Many churches are having a fall festival. The Chamber of Commerce and Front Street merchants are holding a “Trunk on Front” next Tuesday evening beginning at 5:00 pm. Bring the children in costume and select something from the various vehicle trunks.
The Red River Athletic Booster Club is selling tickets for the Yeti Cooler raffle. Get them from Randy Thomas or any member of the boosters. Only $5.00 per chance. The cooler will be given away at halftime during the Menard football game November 3rd.
The dedication of the Oxbow Mine Facility, located off I-49 exit 162, or Highway 177. It starts at 11:30 Friday morning October 27th.
Saturday night is the time to dance. The Council on Aging holds the monthly dance with “The Playmates” from 7 to 10 pm. Cover charge is $6.