ETC… For Wednesday, February 8, 2023

A Reminder that the local group forming Friends of the Library will hold an organizational meeting at the Red River Parish Library Thursday at 1:00 pm.  Anyone interested in improving the local library’s service to the community is invited to attend. 

First Annual Science Fair for  grades 4-6 will be on March 27th at Magnolia Bend Academy.  Students need to bring back their Science Fair project form that was sent home recently to get project approval.  If you have questions, contact 318-413-7752  Kendria Losey Sanders

On Saturday, February 4th, 2023 the Red River Jr High/High School Band marched in The 35th Annual African American History Parade in Downtown Shreveport.  The school said, “This was a great experience for our band members! Great job Bulldog Band.”

Northwestern State University’s Office of Student Financial Aid is working to make NSU students, prospective students and parents aware of available financial aid to help pay for college as part of Financial Aid Awareness Month in February.

According to NSU Director of Student Financial Aid and Scholarships Lauren Jackson, the 2023-24 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) is available at This form must be completed to determine eligibility for grants, work-study, student loans and Louisiana’s Tuition Opportunity Program for Students (TOPS).