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  The DeSoto Farmers’ 2014 Fall Market will be open on Saturdays from October 4th – November 8th from 8 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. 

Dave Means 4-H Bldg Hwy 171

north of Mansfield -  south of Grand Cane


ESTATE SALE - JOAQUIN TX

FRI-SAT OCT 1 - 2 - 

8 a.m. TIL 5 P.M.

143 S. Preston - Edith Henderson

Sale loaded with many many items- too many to list! Come see...come shop...

Center Antiques Estates Sales

109 Shelbyville St. Center, TX

pics posted on Facebook at Center Antiques Estate Sales



 

 



Get all the information regarding the branches of  DeSoto Parish Libraries at

 

www.desotoparishlibrary.com

Get involved in the many activities they offer...or call 872-6100 to receive monthly newsletter "Turning Pages"

 

 


GETTING READY

PRACTICING

BEING STILL SKILLS

A real Duck Dynasty Darling

 

NOTICE

Minutes of public meetings are posted online at no charge to the public. Keep up with parish business by reading those minutes right here.

CITY OF MANSFIELD LEGAL POSTINGS

DESOTO E-911 LEGALSWATERWORKS #1 LEGALS

TOWN OF STONEWALL LEGALS

GRAND CANE LEGALS

 POLICE JURY LEGALS


SPIRIT OF FALL FEST

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3rd Annual

Cruisin’ in Grand Cane!

A Car and Tractor Show

3rd Annual Cruisin’ in Grand Cane Car Show

Sat. October 11 9:00 til 3:00. ntique, classic and street rod vehicles and tractors. Entries limited to those that are model year 1984 and older.

 Registration fees are $20 for those who pre-register/$25.00 day of event, with a discount for multiple entries. Trophies will be awarded in several categories to vehicles and tractors with a drive-thru award presentation. Free goody bag and event souvenirs guaranteed to first 65 registered, as well as door prizes, and special drawings. 50/50 raffle tickets will be available for sale. Food vendors, local restaurants and businesses will be open during the event.

 The show is free to the public and will be held on historic Main Street in downtown Grand Cane.

 If interested in showing your vehicle or tractor, contact Dianne Mason at 318-858-2556.

  


Bee Gum Festival

Saturday Oct. 4 Stonewall

Outdoor Activities

Fun for the whole Family

Spirit of Fall Fest

Historic Village of Grand Cane

Sat. Oct. 20th

10 a.m. - 3 p.m.

Free Family Fun


See you at the Pole

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Be in Grand Cane on October 11th  for the

3rd Annual

Cruisin' in Grand Cane - A Car & Tractor Show...Read details below left


 

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Political Candidates

 

As a lifelong resident of DeSoto Parish, I proudly announce my candidacy for Justice of the Peace in District 3.  Being anative of DeSoto Parish, a former business owner, and past president of the DeSoto Parish School board, I feel I have the needed life experiences to be a fair and impartial Justice of the Peace.  My pledge is to serve you by being fair, available and just in all issues that may come before my court.  I know the duties of a Justice and will continue to study to be an effective Justice of the Peace for all people. Your support will be most appreciated.

John Neilson

With family roots that run deep in DeSoto Parish, the Evans family has  been Involved in service to the public for generations. 

Gary Evans pledges to make your District Attorney’s office one for which you can be proud. He will return respect to your DA's Office.

 No public funds spent on this advertisement

Political ad paid for by Gary V. Evans 

 

 

 

LUCIEN MARIONEAUX

 

CANDIDATE FOR

 

42nd Judicial District  Judge

 

RIGHT FOR DESOTO

 


 

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Edna Wheless, Editor/Publisher

Cell...318-471-2661   Home...318-697-7332...Grand Cane News Office 318-858-3775

Advertising Online is Free - email news and/or events to ednawheless@gmail.com


 

LOCAL NEWS NOW

Intermittent closures or lanes I-49 north and south bound DeSoto Parish beginning Thursday Oct. 2. Work is expected to last 7 days. The work is associated with patching and resurfacing of the interstate.

 


 

 

 

 

Five Northwest LTC Mansfield Campus Students Receive  National Professional Certification in Customer Service... including 

LaKimberly Cotton, Loreshia Gilliam, Jessica Howard, Loviansha Hunter, and Quavett Walton passed the National Professional Certification in Customer Service, a National Retailers Federation credential endorsed by employers that signifies skills and knowledge to provide excellent customer service on the job. 

Read:  EDUCATION

 

Motorcycle Crash Claims the Life of A Converse Man


DeSoto Parish- On September 27, 2014, at 9:14 p.
m., Louisiana State Police Troop G responded to a crash involving a motorcycle and a car on US Highway 171 at Ranchland Drive in DeSoto Parish that claimed the life of a Converse man. Read: Motorcycle crash

 

7 SOUGHT BY CRIMESTOPPERS

Read:  Law Enforcement


 

Brian T. Williams

 

Frank Nashoford

Javarius Jackson

Two charged with Burglary, one for outstanding warrant Theft occurred off Red Lick Road 

Read:  Law Enforcement


 

 

Logansport and Hwy 84 west drivers into Texas can expect changes in driving habits til October 15

          …work expected to begin at LA 5 intersection

Read:  Business - Industry


 BUSINESS - INDUSTRY

 

CONGRATULATIONS!

Mansfield's Dr. Andy Murphy has been selected to be president of the Louisiana State University School of Dentistry Alumni Association.

Murphy graduated from the LSU School of  Dentistry in 1991.  he has been in practice in Manfield since July 1983.  He is maried to Kelly Thomas Murphy and they have three children.

Dr.Andy Murphy

 


 


   

COMMUNITY/RELIGION

 

News from Rotary Club

Pictured: Gus Hall Rotarian, Walter Lee Past President, Matthew Hall (winner of 5 day Carnival Cruise for 2 and Bob Church current President of the Rotary Club of Mansfield presenting his Gift Certificate.

 

Rotary Club members sponsor fund raising projects throughout the year to support local, state and worldwide community projects.  

?For example, eachyyear the Rotary Club of Mansfield provides each fourth grade De Soto Parish student with a personal dictionary.  
?A recent
fundraising project included a drawing for a five-day Carnival Cruise for two.  Matthew Hall was the lucky winner.  With the support of this community, the Rotary Club continues to be successful in making positive changes.

 

           ARTS - ENTERTAINMENT

 

Back Alley Theatre

presents

Terry Sparks

 

You asked for it...you'll get it!

Terry Sparks sings all of your Patsy Cline favorites in this true story about Patsy's friendship with her best friend, Louise.

Thursday Oct. 1 and 9

Friday Oct. 3 and 10

Saturday, Oct 4

If you missed it in 2011, here's your chance



ARRESTS

DESOTO SHERIFF'S OFFICE

Sheriff Rodney Arbuckle

25 arrests for period

9-22-14 thru 9-28-14

Review booking photos @ dpso.org

MANSFIELD POLICE DEPT

Chief Gary Hobbs

6 arrest reported

9-15-thru 9-21

fmi: visit

mansfieldpd@cmaaccess.com

Read:  Law Enforcement