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Following a busy stretch of early voting, parish elections officials are now prepared for Election Day this Saturday.
Check out this week's edition of The Era-Leader for photos of the massive FHS class reunion at the 2019 Fair. Twenty photos of class members ranging from the 1930's to the 1970's!
Both the Pine Raiders and the Franklinton Demons have made it into the state football playoffs. Both teams will open playoff action with home games this Friday night. Pine will host Port Barre.
Both Franklinton High and Pine High qualified for the state high school football playoffs and both teams have first round playoffs games this week.
After a predicted daytime high of 71 degrees this coming Monday (November 11), the temperature is expected to plunge 45 degrees by Tuesday night (November 12).

Entire Starting Lineup For Lady Demons Named To All-District


The record breaking 5th ranked Lady Demons Softball team was recently recognized for its achievements at the Lady Demons Softball Banquet. The entire starting nine were voted onto the All District team. Aleigha Fussell, a workhorse for the team, had an incredible season as the team’s pitcher and was named District MVP.



The annual Memorial Day program wil be held on Monday, May 27 at Fisher Cemetery in the Richardson... READ MORE


There are many disease problems that will plague tomatoes grown in our parish.