Shiloh Church Among Oldest In Union Parish

The GazetteOctober 5, 1939 Shiloh Church, among the oldest in the parish was constructed in 1849 with ten persons as charter members. Those first members, W. C. Heard and wife, Sarah Heard, Lewis Fuller and wife, Sarah Fuller, John Miller and wife, Magarette Miller, and Eli Terry, chose as their first pastor, Elder Richard Fuller. … Continue reading Shiloh Church Among Oldest In Union Parish

Court Items

The Gazette October 28, 1903 Chas. Absent, who was charged with assault with attempt to rape, was found guilty of assault. Jim Stephens pleaded guilty to charge of petty larceny and was sentenced to 90 days imprisonment in the parish jail. A nolle prosequi was entered in another case against him for carrying concealed weapons. … Continue reading Court Items

Court Items

The Gazette October 21, 1903 Jim Stevens pleaded guilty to petty larceny. Nolle prosequi was entered in the following cases: Will Lewis, carnal knowledge of female under 16 years of age; Geo Lovettt, same offense; Dave Simmons retailing liquor without license. Abb Reed and Pink Wood pleaded guilty to carrying concealed weapons and were each … Continue reading Court Items

From Farmerville

The Gazette October 7, 1903 Wanted at Once! WOOD  “50”  CHOPPERS Highest Prices Paid.  Apply to J. D. Baughman Cow Belle alias Hatchet Tobacco, alias The "Devil" Smith. I have for sale the Weber wagon — best wagon on the market.  J. D. BAUGHMAN. “Strength and vigor come of good food, duly digested. ‘Force,’ a ready-to-serve … Continue reading From Farmerville