Farmerville and all of Union Parish mourned the loss of a pillar of the community last week. Bobby Lane Green, prominent businessman and community promoter, passed away at his home on May 17. Bobby was born October 27, 1941, in Monroe. He ended up in Farmerville, where he made his home, his…
Union Parish sheriff ’s investigators have arrested a 17-year-old juvenile in connection with a large number of vehicle break-ins and thefts in the Farmerville area. Sheriff Dusty Gates said Friday (May 22) that the male juvenile admitted to the numerous crimes that occurred in January and…
Information on the COVID-19 pandemic numbers for Louisiana, by parish, is located at www.ldh.la.gov and is updated daily.
Members of the D’Arbonne Lake Commission met recently, holding their regularly scheduled May meeting outside. Attending that meeting was Ryan Daniel with the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries. Daniel announced that the tentative dates for the lake draw down are September 8 – November…
SBA, UPCC to host session ULM Small Business Development Center and the Union Parish Chamber of Commerce will be hosting a Question & Answer session with the Small Business Administration, today from 3 – 4 p.m. We hope to provide a conduit to the business owners in our area to be able to…
Farrar Funeral Home Farmerville, La. Graveside services for Bonnie Hawkins Bracknell, 60, of Farmerville will be held at 2:00 p.m., Friday, May 29, 2020 at Liberty Cemetery in Linville with Bro. Allen Grimmett and Bro. Robbie Lawson officiating. Arrangements are under the direction of Farrar…
Funeral services for Mr. Phillip Wayne Baker 68, of Marion, La., will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Thursday, May 28, 2020, at the First Baptist Church in Marion, La. Officiating the service will be Rev. Bubba Hoggatt. Visitation will be held preceding the service beginning at 12:30 p.m. until time of…
As we look to the future of our great and noble nation, America is facing a great dilemma. At this time, we are at a crossroads of what America will look like 20 years from today. The legacy we leave for our children and grandchildren is in the hands of the citizens of the United States today. So…
“I pledge allegiance to the flag of the United States of America and to the Republic for which it stands, one nation, under God, indivisible with liberty and justice for all.” Ever since I was a very young girl, these words have found a place in my heart that is moved every single time I hear them…
The Louisiana Association of Business and Industry (LABI) recently released policy recommendations to help stabilize public education and address the dire workforce needs facing our state as Louisiana phases out of the initial response to COVID-19. “As with so many crises in Louisiana’s past, this…
May 20, 2020 Mitchell Edward Woods, 33, 229 Horn Lane, West Monroe; Poss. of firearm in presence of CDS ; Illegal dumping; Poss. of Drug Paraphernalia; Poss. of Firearm by convicted felony; Poss. Of Sch I; Poss. Of Sch II; Violation of Protective Order Winston Chance Alford, 35, 304 Auger Road,…
Members of the D’Arbonne Lake Commission met recently, holding their regularly scheduled May…
Members of the Farmerville Town Council met Monday, sharing the meeting online via a…
Louisiana will move to Phase One under the White House COVID-19 guidance this Friday, May 15, which…
Farmerville and all of Union Parish mourned the loss of a pillar of the community last week. Bobby Lane Green, prominent businessman and community promoter, passed away at his home on May 17.
Union Parish sheriff ’s investigators have arrested a 17-year-old juvenile in connection with a large number of vehicle break-ins and thefts in the Farmerville…
Information on the COVID-19 pandemic numbers for Louisiana, by parish, is located at www.ldh.la.gov and is updated daily.
SBA, UPCC to host session ULM Small Business Development Center and the Union Parish Chamber of Commerce will be hosting a Question & Answer session with…
First of all, I’ll start this off by saying that I am very glad to be able to write a monthly outdoor column for the Farmerville Gazette at the request of…
The Louisiana High School Coaches’ Association Executive Council recently held a Zoom meeting to discuss the 2020 LHSCA Coaches Convention. The event had been…
Steele Netterville earned CoSIDA Academic All-District 6 First Team honors, which recognizes him as one of the nation’s top student-athletes for combined…