ETC…For Wednesday, August 16, 2023

Bayou Jamb presale tickets are on sale at Red River High School main office from 8 am until 1 pm daily. Tickets will also be sold at Meet the Bulldogs night on Aug 24. Presale tickets are $12. Regular tickets will be sold at the gate for $15. The Bulldogs will play D’Arbonne Woods at 1 pm at Rebel Stadium in West Monroe, LA on Saturday, Aug 26.

TODAY is the deadline for Flag Football at Open Door Fellowship. Registration is open to PK4 – Grade 6. The $50 registration fee includes shirt, shorts, mouth guard and team photo. Games are played on Saturdays in September and October. Register and pay online at

Spend a fun-filled Saturday evening at the NSU Athletic Scholarship Auction supporting student-athletes that have chosen to compete as NSU Demons. Meet student-athletes, coaches, and staff from all sports while bidding on unique auction items. Auction is this Saturday, Aug 19 at the Natchitoches Event Center. The fun begins at 5 pm. Call 318.357.4560 for more information or to purchase tickets. FORK ‘EM!

Three grant opportunities are now available from Keep Louisiana Beautiful. Greener Grounds grant was created to support large outdoor events such as festivals and fairs while implementing the best practices for litter prevention and waste management. The Beautification grant aims to fund the creation of beautiful, well-maintained gardens and plantings to promote community pride. The Trash Receptacle grant helps reduce litter in public spaces by providing high quality trash receptacles in communities. You can learn more at