Stampede Days

The D’arbonne Range

Riders are finalizing plans

for their annual Stampede

Days Rodeo and parade on

May 19-20. We are taking

$50 per team entries for

the wild donkey saddling

contest, with $50 added

per night. Call Mike Dean at

548.8986. Heather Brooks

245.8986 is taking $5 entries

for the Mutton Bustin contest.

Kristin Bryan is taking $10

entries for hometown barrels.

Call 318-243-5726. To enter

parade, call Velvet Roberts at


Family reunion
The annual reunion of the

descendants of John Haywood

Patterson, John Bullock Taylor,

and Peyton Randolph Kennedy

will be held beginning at 11

a.m. on May 20 at Salem

Church. Lunch will be served

at noon. Please RSVP by

calling 263.7219.

awareness rally

An event promoting lupus

awareness will be held from

9 a.m. until noon on May

27 in the Family Life Center

of First Baptist Church

of Farmerville. For more

information, call 243.8277

or 608.5442.


A benefit account to help

with medical expenses

for Stan Kennedy has

been established at