Bernice Local News

The Bernice JournalMarch 14, 1929 Venire I hereby certify that the following is a true and correct list of the Grand Jury Venire drawn by the Jury Commission of Union Parish, Louisiana, on the 4th day of March, A. D. 1929, to serve at the March term of Court, beginning on March 18th, 1929, and … Continue reading Bernice Local News

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The GazetteJanuary 11, 1939 Rev. A. T. Mitchell filled his regular appointments Sunday at the Baptist church. He presented on a most beautiful manner two wonderful sermons and both morning and evening services brought a large number of people. Rev. Mitchell is a very consecrated man of God and all of the people who think he … Continue reading Bernice

Mrs. Morton Writes Short, Interesting History of the Town of Bernice from Its Foundation Nearly Forty Years Ago

Written by Mrs. C. J. Morton The GazetteFebruary 22, 1939 The site where the town of Bernice now stands was originally a huge forest known as "the big woods." There large virgin pines stood and it was only natural that the lumber industry looked upon this site, together with those that surrounded it with a … Continue reading Mrs. Morton Writes Short, Interesting History of the Town of Bernice from Its Foundation Nearly Forty Years Ago