Sunday Dec 8
The Town Talk
Christmas cantata to be presented today, Dec. 8, in Bunkie
The concert will be directed by Carroll Lowe of Alexandria. The public is invited to attend the free concert.
130M mill to spin cotton yard planned in Bunkie
Four years after a mill to spin cotton yarn opened in Lacassine, plans for a bigger mill in Bunkie have been unveiled.
Cotton spinning mill planned in central La.
Gulf Coast Spinning Co. LLC plans to invest $130 million in a new cotton spinning facility in Bunkie in central Louisiana, with construction beginning in mid-2014.
Sugar plentiful, but price stagnant
But they'll have to make it to mid-January without prolonged rain or a killer freeze, and they'll have to sell their crop to a U.S. market saturated with sugar imported from Mexico.
Harper and Ham
The vows were exchanged at Parkview Baptist Church in Monroe, La. in a double ring ceremony officiated by Terry Barnes.