Two Of The First Union Parish Officials, First Woman Resident

The Gazette October 5, 1939 Pictured above are two of the first officers of Union Parish and early settlers of Farmerville. Left to right: W. C. Carr, first sheriff and tax collector; his wife, Sallie Wood Carr; and John Taylor, first parish judge. Mr. Carr built the first house in Farmerville. It was at this … Continue reading Two Of The First Union Parish Officials, First Woman Resident

CELEBRATION PLANNED FOR OCTOBER 13

The Gazette October 5, 1939 Dr. C. Cottingham to Be Principal Speaker at Ceremonies Marking Town, Parish's 100th Anniversary Interesting Program Starting at 9:00 O'Clock Has Been Arranged for Centennial of Farmerville and Union Parish; 10,000 Expected With the several committees appointed by the president of the Union Parish Centennial Association working at full speed, … Continue reading CELEBRATION PLANNED FOR OCTOBER 13