Old State Park Property Purchased
A Union Parish company has purchased almost 70 acres of the old Lake DíArbonne State Park. »»

School Board OKs raise of all employees
Before new school buses go into service this fall and long before students take advantage of nearly $40 million in improvements being made to schools throughout Union Parish, the first dividends of the tax package passed by voters this spring will start to stimulate the economy. »»

Judge denies wrongful conviction suit
The case of two men who claim they were wrongfully convicted and incarcerated in the 1986 deaths of a Downsville couple have been dismissed by a 3rd District Court judge. »»

State Hikes Price On Parcel
Just before property chosen for a potential water treatment plant on the shores of Lake DíArbonne was sold last week by the state, local leaders learned the state was almost doubling the asking price for the groupís alternative site. »»

'Roosters' make festival work
As a child growing up in Union Parish, Josh Meredith didnít miss many Louisiana Watermelon Festivals. »»