Gate opened to steady lake
A tainter gate on the T.T. Fields Memorial Spillway were opened Tuesday morning to allow the draw down of Lake DíArbonne to remain around five feet below pool stage. A storm system that moved into Union Parish early Monday had dumped three inches of rainfall across the parish by early Tuesday afternoon. »»

Shop-UP Rained Out
The Dean of Flowers was one of nearly two dozen merchants in Union Parish who had prepared this weekend for the annual Shop-UP »»

Woodsí leaders tout schoolís score
Even though itís been almost two weeks since School Performance Scores were released by the Louisiana Department of Education, DíArbonne Woods Charter School executive director Pam Schooler hasnít grown tired of telling any and everyone she can about the schoolís achievements. »»

Early voting ends Saturday
Early voting continues through Saturday for the December 10 general election. All voters in Union Parish will select two new members to the stateís congressional delegation and determine the fate of three property tax renewals submitted by the Union Parish Police Jury. »»

Bennetts establish fund to honor Michaela
Trouble almost 10,000 miles from Union Parish is being transformed into educational opportunities for graduates of Union Parish High School. Tommy Bennett and his wife Beth have established a scholarship fund for students graduating from Union Parish High School in memory of their daughter, Michaela. »»