Labor Day

Farmerville Town Hall

will be closed on Sept. 7 for

Labor Day. All employees

will be off, including

sanitation. Residents and

businesses are urged to

put their bins out on their

regular day. Other closings

include: The Union Parish

Police Jury; the villages

of Bernice, Downsville,

Marion and Spearsville;

Community Trust Bank,

First National Bank and

Marion State Bank.

Museum Drive

“Continue The Stories”

is the theme for the annual

fund drive of the Union

Museum of History and

Art, which runs throughout

the month of September.

The non-profit organization

depends on publ i c

support to help preserve

and promote the history,

culture and art of Union

Parish. Tax-deductible

contributions may be

sent to 116 North Main,

Farmerville, La. 71241.

Benefit fund
A special account has

been set up for Town

councilman Lavelle Maine

who has been diagnosed

with cancer. The account

number is 20605602 at

Community Trust Bank.

All help with Lavelle’s

expenses will be greatly


Logger Course

Trailblazer RCD and its

partners will conduct a

forestry best management

practices workshop from

8:30 a.m. until 2:30

p.m. on Sept. 18 at the

Claiborne Parish Library

in Homer. Attendees

taking part in this free

workshop will receive six

hours continuing logger

education credits. Preregistration

is required by

emailing olivia@trailblazer.

org or calling 255.3554.