Col. S.W. Hill, the oldest and one of the most respected citizens of Ouachita Parish, died at his home on South Grand Street, near the parish High School shortly before 2 o’clock this afternoon. He was 91 years old. Continue reading Col. S. W. Hill – An Irish Confederate engineer, lain to rest in Richland.
Funeral services for Tommy D. Thompson, 81, of Holly Ridge, were held at 10 a.m., Friday, January 20, 2017 at … Continue reading Obituary for Tommy D. Thompson, of Holly Ridge
Funeral services for Elsie Peterson Adcock, 93, of Rayville, LA will be held at 3:00 PM, Monday, January 9, 2017 at Mulhearn Memorial Park Mausoleum, Monroe, LA. Interment will follow in the Mulhearn Memorial Park Mausoleum, Monroe, LA under the direction of Brown-Holley Funeral Home, Rayville. Continue reading Obituaries – Elsie Peterson Adcock, 93, of Rayville, LA
A name I’ve come across often while researching history in Richland Parish is Mrs. Earline Williams Sartor (1891-1963). In addition … Continue reading Mrs. Earline Williams Sartor (1891-1963)
December 19, 1927 – July 14, 2015 Obituary Funeral services celebrating the life of Mr. James Leslie (Mac) McConathy, Sr. … Continue reading Former Richland Superintendent Passes Away
Fred Odell “PopPop” Sapp, Sr. Published in The News Star on Apr. 21, 2015 Editor’s Note – Mr. Sapp was a pillar member of the … Continue reading Start Community Loses Prominent Leader
“Mrs. Dot” — as many of us knew her, was a true gem for the Start/Richland Parish community. Like many … Continue reading Remembering "Mrs. Dot"
Left To Right – 1.) Dick Taylor, in his boat on Old River. 2.) A visit to the state capitol … Continue reading Remembering Papa Dick