If anyone is wondering, all the work around the depot is the
second part of the grant, landscaping. There will be a sign in
the front of the depot and with all the contributions from everyone,
we have enough money to make it digital. Now
we will have a constant community calendar and advertiser.
There will be arbors, sidewalks and landscaping across the
street. At the north and south entrance to town, there will be
Welcome to Bunkie signs. We are definitely looking good.
The beautiful 2007 Louisiana Corn Festival T-shirts are on sale.
This year's designer is Miss Casey Desselle of Cottonport. The
prices are $10.00 Youth Sizes $12.00 Adult Small to Xlarge $15.00
XXl. If you wish to order one send your check with an additional
$3.00 per shirt to P.O. Box 70 Bunkie, La. 71322 and I will be happy
to mail you one. They are a beautiful royal blue and the design is
on the back and it is really great.
The Louisiana Corn Festival Queen's pageant for ages 5-23 was
held on April 28th and we have seven beautiful queens, look for
their pictures on the website. This year the Niblet and Mister
Kernel Pageant will be held on Sunday at the festival at 1:30. It
is open to the state so grandmas get your grandbabies registered.
The Corn Festival is coming up fast and we have a great
weekend planned for everyone. So plan on having a Corn Shucking
Until next time...
Visit the many other hot spots at
12/08/05 - Chamber
12/10/05 - Rocky's Seasoned Greetings
12/26/05 - Bill Hunt
01/08/06 - Chamber Chirps
030406 - Chamber Chirps
031906 - BHS Class 0f 1956 Reunion
033006 - Chamber Chirps
042206 - Saint Anthony Fair
Chamber Chirps---CornFest -
061806 - Bill Hunt Writes
Bill Hunt's Update
Bunkien News -
020707_David St. Romain
020707_Chamber Chirps -
021307_David St Romain
031107_Bunkie Cemeteries -
050807_Class of 57 Get Together -
052507_Class of 57 Get Together---Revisited
Corn Festival -