From the parish 4-H office: Club meetings start next week! Join by September 6th to receive a Red River 4-H drawstring bag.
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The Red River Bulldogs have a scrimmage Friday night. They will play Loyola College Prep in Shreveport.
Northwestern State University’s Department of Military Science will hold an activation ceremony for the 70th Demon Battalion beginning at 4 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 5 on the Kyser Hall Brickway. The time was pushed back from 3:30 p.m. to accommodate student class schedules. In case of inclement weather, the program will take place on the east concourse of Prather Coliseum. The annual program ushers in the new academic year and establishes the new battalion and its leadership. A reception will follow the program. The public is invited.
The regular monthly meeting of the Red River Parish Police Jury will be a day later than usual. The regular meeting date is the first Monday of the month, however in September the first Monday falls on Memorial Day. The Police Jury will meet Tuesday September 3rdat 5:30 for committees. The meeting is at 6:30.