January: Though The Years
Jan.1: Happy New Year! Here' s to a new year and new beginnings
1910’s: The First Presbyterian Church of Plain Dealing was organized on July 26, 1899. The first church building was finished in the latter part of 1900, and on January 1, 1901, the bell rang for its first church service.
1997.062.178 Turnley Collection
Oscar and Vay Gardner with their children Barney & Singleton at home at their new sawmill. Vay, Barney, & Singleton Gardner in Plain Dealing, Louisiana at Mrs. Evans' home.
2000.071.101A Watson Collection
19 Nov.1997: Bossier Parish Historical Center Groundbreaking Ceremony. Ada Myrick,Mike Montgomery, Patti Risinger, Marie Wissman,Rev.James Taylor
Ribbon Cutting Ceremony at the Bossier City location of Chuck E. Cheese's Pizza House.
1998.047.253 Bossier Chamber of Commerce Collection
Jan.16, 1948: Plain Dealing High School's Future Farmers of America (F.F.A.) and the 4-H Clubs hosted the second annual Forestry Day event. Activities included a speaking program, a forum, free lunch to the public, and the tree planting ceremony.
1948: Future Farmers of America (F.F.A)
1948 Plain Dealing High School yearbook
1948: 4-H Club
1948 Plain Dealing School Yearbook
Jan. 20, 1921: Weekly news from 100 years ago.
· Little Garland DeMoss has been ill and his mother was unable to teach at Nuckolls school.
Garland DeMoss: first row, third from left to right
Plain Dealing high school football team of 1929 . front row, left to right, Honley Sears, Eugene Rodgers and Garland DeMoss; middle row, Burnis Flaghan, Edison Kirklin, Mike Taylor, T.P. Gould, Buddy Nucolls, Lynwood Fluitt, Clifford New and Wesley Sentell; back row, Coach Glenn Crawford, Glendon Morris, Buddy Foster, Boots Oglesby, Ardner Cheshire, Milton Foster, "Fast" Gleason, Odell Anderson, Dixon Barnett, Marcus Wingate, and F.G. Phillips.
· Robert Vance (R.V.) Kerr has been elected Superintendent for Bossier Parish Schools.
1950: Haughton High School Yearbook
· Time to plant the early gardens
1910-1920’s: Mabel Scanland hoeing in yard
0000.004.033 Scanland Collection
Jan.26: Happy National Spouses Day!
Mid. 1880’s: George Washington Arnold and Salina K. Sims Arnold of Benton
C.1880’s: William Walter Oglesby and his wife, Janie DeMoss
1998.044.001 Rich Collection
1929: Zack and Zena Gardner. Plain Dealing, La.