A coed tournament,

carnival and bake sale

May 29 and 30 will help

raise money for covered

bleachers and a playground

area at the Arnett-Smith

Baseball complex. The

carnival will be from 9

a.m. until on May 30

where tickets will also be

sold for a silent auction.

All day bracelets will be

available for the carnival,

which will include a water

slide, jumpers, an obstacle

course and other features.

Also part of the activites at

1 p.m. will be a live reptile

show featuring “Swamp

People” Jeromy Pruitt and

David Ladart. Contact

Tara Burch 557.6894 or

Miranda Plyant 608.1171.


The Farmerville Jaycees

are now accepting T-shirt

and poster designs for the

52nd Annual Louisiana

Watermelon Festival with a

$500 award for the winning

designs. There will be a

limit of three entries for

each contestant in both

t-shirt and poster. The

deadline will be May 31.

Entries can be mailed to

P.O. Box 49 Farmerville,

LA 71241 or emailed to