FYI/Events

Washam Benefit
The community of Spearsville will host a benefit program for Peggy Washam, who lost everything in a recent house fire, from 2:30 until 4 p.m. on Nov. 2 at Antioch Church of Christ in Spearsville.

Henderson Account
A special account has been set up for Valene Henderson at Marion State Bank. Valene was killed in a house fire on October 1, 2014 in Farmerville. The account will help the family with the cost of funeral expenses.

Strike Force
Topics ranging from funding for housing to programs for ranchers, farmers and forest owners will be covered at the Strike Force Meeting, at 6 p.m. on Oct. 30 at the LSU AgCenter Extension Office Auditorium. For more information about the program, sponsored by the United States Department of Agriculture, contact Rafash Brew by calling 368.9935.

Edgewood Trick or Treat
Edgewood Plantation will have their 5th Annual Drive Through Trick or Treat from 6:30 until 9 p.m. on Oct. 31. There is no charge for the event

Hallowe’en Hay Ride
Lake D’Arbonne State Park will host their annual halloween event Friday beginning at 7 p.m.