Former Louisiana Gov.

Edwin Edwards will be the

guest speaker for the annual

Union Parish Chamber

of Commerce Banquet,

scheduled for 6:30 p.m. on

April 23 at the Willie David

Jr. Recreational Center.

Corporate sponsorship
packages are available, as

are tables for eight and

individual tickets. For more

information, call Jenifer Gray

at 368.8482.

UPHS Talent

A variety talent show at

Union Parish High School,

sponsored by the girls’

basketball team, will be

held at 6 p.m. on April 23

in the UPHS auditorium.

Admission is $5 per person.

Relay For Life
Come help us walk for

a cure team Deborah Givin’

Cancer the Boot! Union

Parish Relay For life at Doc

Elliott Stadium at 6 p.m.

on April 24. Walk in honor

of or in memory of … just

please walk!

Snell Benefit
A fundraiser is scheduled

to benefit Stephanie

Duty Snell to help defray

the cost of her medical

expenses due to her brain

cancer from 11 a.m. until

2 p.m. on April 30 at the

courthouse parking lot.


The Union Parish ULM

Athletic Boosters will award

two $500 scholarships to

two seniors from Union

Parish who plan to attend

the University of Louisiana

at Monroe. Applications can

be picked up and must be

returned to The Earle Law

Firm at 107 East Bayou

Street. Application deadline

is May 1, 2015.

A Time of

Union Parish residents

are urged to come together

for “A Time of Prayer”

at 12 p.m. on every first

Friday of the month at the

Marion Town Square, the

intersection of Louisiana 33

and Louisiana 551. In the

event of in-climate weather,

prayer will be held at the

Marion Fire Station.