Calendar Of Events

The Wossman High School Class of 1979 is having their 35th class reunion

WHEN: Thursday, June 12, 2014  -  Saturday, October 04, 2014

WHERE: Monroe, LA

Oct. 3rd and 4th of 2014. Cost is $100.00 for family picnic, party at Monroe Convention Center, t-shirts and pictures. Send check or money order to Wossman High School Attention: Kim Loving (Class of 79). For more deatails contact: Debra Boyd Wyatt at, Wanda Vaughn Hooker at or Penny Massey Traweek at Deadline for payment is Sept 26, 2014.

The Carroll High School Class of 1989 is returning home during homecoming weekend.

WHEN: Thursday, August 21, 2014  -  Sunday, August 31, 2014

WHERE: The City of Monroe

If you are interested in celebrating with your classmates please contact Tonja Hutson at for more information.

Homecoming and Revival

WHEN: Sunday, August 24, 2014  -  Thursday, August 28, 2014

WHERE: Zion Hill Missionary Baptist Church, 1001 Breard Street, Monroe, Louisiana - Pastor D. R. Griffin, Sr.

Homecoming - August 24, 2014 - 2:30 P.m. - Guest: Pastor John Perry, Sr., King Ollie And Union Baptist Churches. Revival - August 25 - 28, 2014 - 7:00 p.m. nightly - Guest: Monday, Pastor Barry Gibson And Olive Branch Baptist Church; Tuesday, Pastor Larry Dixon And St. Philip Baptist Church; Wednesday, Pastor Roy L. Bedford And Starlight Baptist Church and Thursday, Pastor Richard Starks, Sr. And Allen Chapel Ame Church.

Avenue & St. Paul Missionary Baptist Churches, Rev. Dr. L. B. Oliver, Pastor announces it's Revival

WHEN: Tuesday, August 26, 2014  -  Thursday, August 28, 2014

WHERE: St. Paul Missionary Baptist Church, 508 S 8th Street – Monroe, LA.

August 26-28, 2014 – 7:00 Nightly. Guest Minister: Rev. James Boatner, III Pastor, New Salem Baptist Church.

FREE seminar

WHEN: Friday, August 29, 2014

WHERE: Campus/University of Louisiana-Monroe - Student Center Room #107

Independent Business Owner, Axel Brinson, will be hosting a FREE seminar for those who are looking for something better, would like to enjoy more free time, feel they deserve a vacation, or all of the above from 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm. Come find out how!

Shady Grove AME Church, Rev. Mary L. Coleman, Pastor along with Brother Archie Turner, Musician presents Musical Evening

WHEN: Sunday, August 31, 2014

WHERE: Shady Grove AME Church, 31/2 Mile West of Mangham, LA., Mangham, LA

At 6:00 p.m. Come and lift up the word of God in songs.

Mt. Calvary B. C. invites you to their 65th Church and Pre-Anniversary

WHEN: Sunday, August 31, 2014  -  Sunday, September 07, 2014

WHERE: The Mt. Calvary Baptist Church, 913 Beverly St., Monroe, Glenn Walter McKinney Pastor/Teacher

Theme: The Power of the Church Matt 16:18. With special guests Dr. John L. Russell, Sr. of New Antioch Baptist Church, Monroe and Dr. Charles Brown and Prevailing Faith Bible Church. Two bless men of God Dr. Charles Brown, Sunday August 31, 2014 at 3:00 p.m. 5th Sunday Pre-Anniversary. Sunday, September 7, 2014 at 3:00 p.m. with Pastor John L. Russell and The New Antioch Baptist Church family. Dinner will be served on the main day.

Labor Day Holiday:

WHEN: Monday, September 01, 2014

WHERE: The City of Monroe

Mayor Jamie Mayo and the Monroe City Council announce the following will be closed in observance of the September 1, 2014. All Monroe City Offices & Departments - Masur Museum of Art - Monroe City Court - Monroe City Marshals
Monroe Civic Center (Main offices closed. Select Facilities open for Dog show) - Monroe Recreation/Community Centers - Monroe Transit System. The following will be open on September 1, 2014: Chennault Golf Course, Louisiana Purchase Gardens & Zoo. Garbage normally picked up on Monday, September 1, will be picked up on Wednesday, September 3, 2014.

Annual Choir Anniversary

WHEN: Sunday, September 14, 2014

WHERE: Greater New Hope Baptist Church/ Rev. William E. Ross Pastor/Teacher

At 6 p.m. Special Guests-Embrace Voices, Sis. Helen James, Minister Sam Smith and Newborn, and Sis. Janice Fleming. Come and be blessed!

Are there any Bulldogs in the house?

WHEN: Friday, September 19, 2014  -  Saturday, September 20, 2014

WHERE: Carroll High School

Well, the graduates of Carroll High School are coming together Friday, September 19th, during the Carroll High School Football Homecoming weekend; where the Mighty Bulldogs will battle it out on the football field against Peabody. We will continue the celebration on Saturday, September 20th at the Clarion Hotel for a Semi-Formal Banquet starting at 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm and on Sunday, September 21st, we will fellowship with Macedonia Baptist Church, Rev. R. Williams, Pastor; service start at 10:45 am. We will return to the Clarion Hotel for lunch following church service. The cost is $125.00 for a couple and $75.00 for a single person. Call or text Darlene Walker Ceasar, Carroll High School Graduate of 1980, at 318-235-0085 for further details. Name badges and roster will be verified upon entering the events.

Monroe to host State Ethics Training

WHEN: Wednesday, October 01, 2014

WHERE: Monroe

October 2014. Mark your calendar and make your reservations now.

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