The Journal hopes everyone had a very Merry Christmas and you are looking forward to a prosperous and Happy New Year. Elizabeth Full Gospel Baptist Church is planning a Watch Night Service beginning at 10:00 pm on Tuesday, December 31st. Pastor Richard Logan promises “a night of praise and worship as we welcome the New Year.”
There is a change of the regular monthly meeting of the Red River Parish Police Jury beginning in 2020. The date has changed to the first Wednesday of each month at 10:00 am. Since the first Wednesday falls on New Year’s Day, the January meeting of the jury will be on Wednesday, January 8that 10:00 am. The other change is that the committee meeting and the full jury meeting will run consecutively, or the regular meeting will begin immediately after the committee meeting concludes.
Your other public meetings for January include the Town Council meeting on January 14th(second Tuesday) at 5:30 pm at Town Hall. The Red River Parish School Board meets on the second Monday or January 13th.
The Journal received this invitation from Minister Lillie Horton Roberson of New Mary Magdalene Baptist Church. The first integrated elementary class of Coushatta will be celebrating their 55th Birthday celebration at the Coushatta Event Center in Coushatta December 27-29.