Minden Press-Herald

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Oct 01st

Around Town: Sept. 11

September 11

"All in the Family" Art Show, featuring the art of Jeanne Holt Mason and Ray Holt will be held at Minden City Art Works, 701 Main Street, from 5 until 7 p.m.

A Place that Warms the Heart, an organization that provides grief support services in a caring and compassionate environment is holding the first meeting of their fall session at 6:30 until 8:30 p.m. at Broadmoor B.C., 4110 Youree Dr., Shreveport. The session will run 8 weeks and is facilitated by trained professionals. A children's group for ages 5-12, teen group for ages 13-18, significant other group for those who have lost a significant person such as a spouse, sibling or parent, a parent's group for those who have lost a child, and an early infant loss group for parents who have lost a baby soon after birth or to SIDS, stillborn or miscarriage are provided. Contact Leigh Peregoy, LCSW at 746-5775 for more information.

September 13

The Webster Association of Retired Teachers will hold the year's first meeting at 10 a.m. at the Minden Housing Authority. Special guest speaker will be Ms. Melanie Smith.

September 15

Reservations for the Dubberly School reunion, which will be held October 27 at the Dubberly Fire Department starting at 10 a.m. with a fish fry at 1:30 p.m. should be made by Sept 15. The cost is $20 per person. Contact Betty E. Beatty at 377-3591, Sister Connell DAvis 377-1631 or Mary Evelyn Pittman at 469-4455.

September 16

Central Assembly of God, 700 Hwy 80, Haughton, invites the public to worship with Terry MacAlmon at 6 p.m.. Call 949-0010 for more information.

Crichton Hill C.O.G.I.C., 707 Crichton St., presents Family and Friends Day Program at 3 p.m., guest speaker is Missionary Pearl C. White. Everyone is invited.

Blue Run Baptist Church is having a Family and Friends Program at 2:30 p.m. Special Guest is Rev. James Landfair. Everyone is invited to attend.

September 17

Reservations for the Dennis Crain/Crane- Nancy Wheeler family reunion should be made by today. The reunion will be held in conjunction with the WAshington Parish Free Fair in Frankliton. For more information contact Linda E. Crain at 985-839-5822

September 18

Minden High School is hosting a parent open house at 6:30 p.m. in the auditorium for Junior and Senior parents. Principal Robin Tucker will review T.O.P.S. requirements, graduation pathways, other requirements and important information. Parents will be able to meet teachers during a 30 minute meet and greet session after Tucker's presentation.

September 19

Tillman C.O.G.I.C. is hold their annual church revival at 7 p.m. nightly until Sept. 21. Speaker is Trinity District Superintendent Lytton Cleveland Jr.

September 20

The Sprinhill Amateur Radio Club, Inc will be teaching a free ham radio licensing class one night a week on Thursdays from 7 until 9 p.m. and will last 10 weeks. The study guide cost $30 and are available at the beginning of class. Contact Bill Sale at 539-2069 or David Smith at 539-3226 after 6 p.m. for more information.

The DeSoto Arts Council Gallery is hosting a reception/show for feature artist Lu Parish from 1 until 3 p.m. in the DAC Gallery in Grand Cane. Parish's oil and acrylic works reflects her world travels and her "dynamic" flowers suggest her "California experience" for more information call 858-2444.

September 22

Springhill High School Lumberjack graduates are invited to an Ultimate Class Reunion at 10 a.m. at the C.A.B.. Also being celebrated is a 102 year celebration and all graduates are encouraged to attend. Membership is $5 per year or a $100 lifetime membership. This year, four inductees will be added to the Hall of Fame. For more information contact Charlie Jackson at 423-6405 or 832-4740

September 23

Antioch B.C., Hwy 79 North, is having a Family and Friends Day at 3 p.m. Guest speaker is Rev. Roderick Thomas. Everyone is invited to attend.

Carrington Place, a nursing and Rehab Center, 215 1st NE St., Springhill, invites the public to their open house from 2 until 4 p.m.

LongSpring C.O.G.I.C., 3208 Dorcheat Rd., is celebrating their pastor and wife 7th anniversary at 3 p.m. Guest speaker will be Lytton Cleveland Jr.

September 24

A District Judge candidates forum will be held at the 14th District building, 132 Bailey St., at 6 p.m. Candidates Mike Nerren Whit Graves and John Slattery will answer questions from community members in an effort to help inform citizen about the candidates before voting.

The event is sponsored by the NAACP Minden branch. For more information contact Sharon Wallace at 840-1165 or Kenneth Wallace at 518-1266

September 27

The Fuller Center for Webster is constructing its 50th home and will be hosting "The Golden Blitz Build". residents of northwest Louisiana are being asked to assist Fuller Center of Webster by donating monetary donations and by working on-site. Work will be done Monday through Saturday each week. Contact Construction Supervisor Billy Joiner at 268-4079 to add your name to list of volunteers. Donations can be mailed to Fuller Center for Housing , P.O. Box 1470, Minden La 71058 or contact Judy Dodson at 382-7949

North Louisiana Bengal Belles Committee will hold the 4th annual Bengal Belles luncheon at Sam's Town at 11:30 a.m., with doors opening for shopping at 9:30 a.m. Tickets are $30 and can be purchased from Tiger Town or from committee members. Special speakers include: Kathy Miles, Paul Dietzel, Jerry Stovall, and Dr. David Baker. All proceeds benefit LSU athletes. To become a Bengal Belle or for additional information contact Renae Chandler at 869-1905 or This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .

 

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