News

Wed
13
Jun

Winnfield Kindergarten School to stay asis, says Board

The Winn Parish School Board met on Monday, June 4, for a monthly meeting that was heavily attended and seemingly answered some long-standing community questions.

The hot topic, of course, was the agenda item in which the board discussed what was to be done with the Winnfield Kindergarten School. WKS has been a hot topic over the last couple of months, as rumors of closure have caused questions and concerns among parents in the community.

To read more please log in or subscribe to the digital edition http://www.etypeservices.com/Winn%20Parish%20EnterpriseID437/

Wed
13
Jun

Harvey Rabbit Coming to Winn Libraries

Library Dates For June

June 6- Harvey Rabbit: Winn 10am; Calvin 2pm,

June 7- Harvey Rabbit: Atlanta 10a; Dodson 2pm

To read more please log in or subscribe to the digital edition http://www.etypeservices.com/Winn%20Parish%20EnterpriseID437/

Wed
06
Jun

Black Bear Takes A Tour of Winnfield

After a week of touring the town of Winnfield, our own “Yogi” bear was captured Friday, June 1st. Making his way through town, up trees, and into back yards, this bear defiantly brought out onlookers from all around. After a long search,

Winn Parish deputies found the fourlegged fella in a tree off Walnut Street. Friday morning, he climbed down and climbed right up to a back porch of a Winnfield resident. Law enforcement worked closely with the public, to ensure everyone’s safety. Department of Wildlife and Fisheries reported this bear was a Louisiana Black Bear, male and weighed close to 450lbs. Most people that have lived in Winnfield their entire lives said they had never seen a black bear come into city limits such as this one.

The bear was safely brought to Grant Parish where he will be returned to the wild.

 

Wed
06
Jun

Humane Society Receives A Generous Donation

Life continues to bless The Heart of Louisiana Humane Society! On one of the societies adoption days, a man approached, mentioning he had seen their promotion interview on KALB in March, and said he would like to make a donation to this o r g a n i z a t i o n . Little did they know the extent to this generous man’s donation. April 4, 2018, the Humane Society picked up their 2018 Ford Transit van. This man wanted to donate this van in loving memory of someone he holds very dear to his heart.

This van will allow the Humane Society to travel more frequently, helping the further the animal’s needs. The Humane Society is a volunteer organization,

 

To read more please log in or subscribe to the digital edition http://www.etypeservices.com/Winn%20Parish%20EnterpriseID437/

 

Wed
30
May

Caroline Whisonant, Jacob Whisonat, Chloe Whisonant Dalton Bartley, Aiden Coleman, Baily Lenard, Janise Starks

The Annual Dugdemona Fest is scheduled to take place this weekend in downtown Winnfield, Saturday, June 2nd. This is great way to kick off the summer, with fun activities for everyone. The activities will begin at 10 am Saturday morning. There will be games, live entertainment, a tie-dye fun run, along with arts and crafts to keep those little ones inspired. Not to mention the car and tractor show, and the Dug’ Idol for all those singers 15 years old and up. If you haven’t had your watermelon fix yet, the Fest will be hosting a watermeloneating contest

 

To read more please log in or subscribe to the digital edition http://www.etypeservices.com/Winn%20Parish%20EnterpriseID437/

Wed
30
May

Caroline Whisonant

Caroline Whisonant, Jacob Whisonat, Chloe Whisonant Dalton Bartley, Aiden Coleman, Baily Lenard, Janise Starks

 

To read more please log in or subscribe to the digital edition http://www.etypeservices.com/Winn%20Parish%20EnterpriseID437/

Wed
23
May

Summer Food Service Program Begins June 4

The Pine Belt Multi-Purpose CAA, Inc. is participating in the Summer Food Service Program beginning June 4 – July 31, 2018. Meals will be provided to all children without charge for ages 0-8 years. Acceptance and participating requirements for the program and all activities are the same for all regardless of race, color, nationality, origin, sex or disability and there will be no discrimination in the course of the meal service.

To read more please log in or subscribe to the digital edition http://www.etypeservices.com/Winn%20Parish%20EnterpriseID437/

Wed
23
May

Bus Drivers Say Thanks

Bus drivers and employees of WKS, would like to extend their gratitude to Raymond Carpenter for his service at the Winnfield Kindergarten School. Mr. Carpenter works for the Winnfield Police Department, and would help direct traffic at WKS when it was time for the busses to come in and leave.

To read more please log in or subscribe to the digital edition http://www.etypeservices.com/Winn%20Parish%20EnterpriseID437/

Wed
23
May

2018 Graduation Ceremonies Held at Winn Parish Schools

Graduations have once again gone by for the year of 2018. A total of one hundred and fortyeight graduated this past week for Winn Parish. From Winnfield Sr. High School there were 88 graduates, from Calvin a total of 21 graduates, Dodson High School gradu ated 23, and lastly Atlanta High School finished out with 16 graduates.

To read more please log in or subscribe to the digital edition http://www.etypeservices.com/Winn%20Parish%20EnterpriseID437/

Wed
16
May

Winn Parish School Board Honors Retirees

On May 7, 2018, the Winn Parish School Board recognized seven employees for the Winn Parish School Districts in their years of service followed by retirement. The Superintendent of the school board opened up with a warm welcome to family and friends who had come out to support these retirees. From Atlanta High School, Denise Young recognized Paul Collins who served as a coach. From Dodson High school Principle Beth Parker recognized two employees.

Pages

Subscribe to RSS - News