Today is the final day of the nominating period for the Red River Soil and Water Conservation District Supervisor’s Election. The election will be held on June 12th.
Two members of the Northwestern State University faculty are collecting items to deliver to the United Cajun Navy and volunteers continuing to search for seven missing men from the SEACOR Power lift boat accident of April 13. Emily Zering, instructor in the Department of New Media, Journalism and Communication Arts, and Phyllis Lear, professor of art, are collecting items such as Tylenol, Advil, lip balm, bug spray (strong enough for marsh environment), sunscreen, first aid kits (or items to include in first aid kits), cases of water and ice chests and will deliver them to Chauvin Saturday. Ice chests can be used but all other items should be new and unopened, Zering said.
Huge Garage Sale at Union Hall Baptist Church, Saturday May 1, 8:00 a.m. – until, weather permitting. Lots of everything, baby items, dishes, household goods, clothes, etc. Proceeds will go to Operation Christmas Child.