This is the first full night of high school football. Red River High travels to Haughton to open their regular season. Riverdale has their first home game of the year against WCCA. Red River kickoff is at 7:00 pm and Riverdale kicks off at 7:30 pm.
Here is the schedule of 4-H meetings for the month of September. Today the Red River Junior High and Red River 6th Grade Academy clubs will meet at school. On Sunday, September 8th the Shooting Sports group will have an introduction meeting at 2:00 pm. Monday is Junior Leader meeting at 5:30 pm at the 4-H office. Tuesday, September 10th the Academy of Accelerated Studies Club will meet. And on Thursday, September 12th the Red River High School club will meet at 11:36 am.
For those interested in taking the Louisiana Hunter Education Course, the Red River Parish Sheriff’s Office will offer the training on September 11-12 and 14, 2019. The course is required for anyone born on or after September 1, 1969 in order to hunt in the state of Louisiana (unless he/she is under the direct supervision of a qualified person as defined by the Louisiana Department of Wildlife & Fisheries).
Monday is a busy day for public meetings. The Coushatta Red River Chamber of Commerce Board meets at noon on the third floor of the Courthouse. The Red River Parish Police Jury will meet at 5:30 Monday night on the third floor of the Courthouse. And the Red River Parish School Board meets Monday night at 6:30 pm at the Administration Building on Alonzo Street. Coushatta Town Council meets Tuesday night at 5:30 pm at Town Hall.
Have you entered the Shotgun Raffle at Red River Industries? Get your tickets at their office on US 71 south of town.
Northwestern State University’s Gallaspy College of Education and Human Development, through funding from The Orchard Foundation, will present Praxis preparation seminars for all areas of Praxis Core exam and selected content area exams. Free sessions are open to anyone interested in preparing for Praxis exams starting Sept. 10. Sessions will be held from 4-6 p.m. at the Teacher Education Center on the Natchitoches campus with some sessions offered at the Cenla campus in Alexandria.