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 D’Arbonne 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. »»

Taxes on Saturday ballot
In the days following flooding that racked Union Parish in March, officials with the Union Parish School District tried unsuccessfully on three occasions to get students back to schools. »»

Belton: Skains apparently broke no criminal laws
Third District Attorney John Belton said an investigation into checks written by the village of Downsville to a company owned by Mayor Reggie Skains found no laws had been broken »»

Heroes have opportunities to hunt
Though its origin is uncertain, a saying coined during World War II is still used to illustrate that people facing an extreme threat seek Godly intervention: “There are no atheists in foxholes.” »»

‘Images of Faith’
This statue of St. Francis of Assisi is one of the items on display during the “Images of Faith” exhibit »»