AUG 26 Mangham 3:00 PM T 0-0
(Bayou Jamb @ ULM Malone Stadium)
SEP 1 Arcadia 7:00 PM W 57-18
(YMCA Night for 7, 8, 9, & 10 Yr Olds)
SEP 8 at Sterlington 7:00 PM L 0-35
SEP 15 at Delhi Charter 7:00 PM W 24-20
SEP 22 at *Sicily Island 7:00 PM W 54-28
SEP 29 *Delhi 7:00 PM W 60-50
OCT 5 (Thur) at *Ceder Creek 7:00 PM L 18-42
OCT 13 *Oak Grove 7:00 PM L 7-16
(Pink Out/Lil Cheer Camp)
OCT 20 at *Tensas 7:00 PM
OCT 27 *St. Frederick 7:00 PM
(Senior Night & YMCA Night for 4, 5, & 6 Yr Olds)
NOV 3 at *Delta Charter 7:00 PM
*Denotes DISTRICT GAME **Denotes PLAYOFF GAME
Listen Live To Each Game On The Hill!
Ouachita Christian Eagle football is back on the hill for another exciting season! This week the Eagles renew their rivalry with the Sterlington Panthers. Join David Gordy, Sol Graves, and Coach Sonny Vidrine for the fun and excitement of OCS football. Pregame is set for 6:30 Friday with kickoff at 7:00.
Methodist Foster Care Info Meetings
In our area, there is an ever-increasing need for Therapeutic Foster Parents. Methodist Foster Care will be hosting informative meetings on Monday evenings for the months of October and November. Each meeting will be from 6:00pm-8:00pm at the MFC office located at 3101 Armand St, Suite III in Monroe. Please call 318-582-2439 to learn more and reserve a seat.
Blue Star Mothers Soldier Christmas Care Boxes
The Blue Star Mothers will be collecting items this year for Soldier Christmas Care Boxes to be sent to our troops. Our Troops so far from home like to know the folks back home are supporting them.
Needed items include:
3 Blade Razors
AA/ AAA batteries
Baby Wipe bricks
Knee High Cotton Tube Socks. black, white, and green
And so important:
Signed Christmas cards and notes of thanks and appreciation.
Donations can be dropped off until November 18th at Friendly Finance 410 Thomas Road 8-6 & til 1:00 on Saturday, and
Chennault Aviation Military Museum in Monroe. Collections will also be taken at the IKE on Veterans Day (11/11/17) at the Blue
Star Mother’s booth.
Come be encouraged in the Lord at The Refuge Conference! This time of spiritual renewal happens October 18-21 at West Monroe Methodist Protestant Church. It begins at 6:30 each evening. Evangelist Jeff Lee will be bringing preaching the word. The church is located at 348 Washington Street in West Monroe.
Ouachita Parish Public Library 39th Annual Pumpkin Bash
The Ouachita Parish Public Library will hold the 39th Annual Pumpkin Bash on Saturday, October 21, 2017 from 10:00 am until 2:00 pm. The event will be held at the Main Branch Library at 1800 Stubbs Avenue in Monroe.
Pumpkin Bash is a family-friendly festival with activities for all ages. Each branch presents activities and games for attendees, and children who attend can earn books as prizes. Other attractions will include caricature artist Jim Tindall, bounce houses, a photo booth, a DJ, stilt walkers, and characters Elephant and Piggie from author Mo Willems’ children’s books. All activities are free; as are cotton candy, lemonade, and popcorn.
As in years past, the costume contest is held for children, infant through eighth grade, with a separate category for families. Registration for the costume contest is from 10:00 am to 11:30 am. The contest will begin at 12:00 noon for children ages 0-2 years, 12:15 for ages 3-4 years, 12:30 for ages 5-7 years, 12:45 for ages 8-12 years, and 1:00 for the family division. For more information on these and other programs at the Ouachita Parish Public Library visit the web site at www.oplib.org, or follow the Ouachita Parish Public Library on Facebook.
Big Church Night Out
The Newsboys and friends rev up for the Big Church Night Out Tour. The tour stops in Monroe at the Monroe Civic Center on Thursday, October 26th. Tickets are available at premierproductions.com.
House of Prayer International City Bash
Join House of Prayer International for a night of fun at their annual City Bash on Saturday, October 28, from 5:30pm to
8:00pm. There will be bounce houses, trunk or treat, a chili cookoff, drawings, and cake walk. The Monroe Knockerball Team will
be there as well. This is a free event, so come be part of the fun! Call the church at (318)343-6142 for more information.
Gospel Music Night
Gospel Music Night featuring The Sanctuary Quartet is coming to Lakeshore Baptist Church in Monroe on October 29th. It all starts
at 6:00. Admission is FREE and a Love Offering will be taken. The church is located at 308 Lakeshore Drive in Monroe. Need more
information? Give the church a call at 343-0181.
Bethany Church Fall Festival
Bethany Church’s Annual Fall Festival is Wednesday, Nov. 1st from 6-8 p.m. There will be Games, candy, cake walk, spaghetti supper, giant slide and bouncer. It’s fun for the whole family and it’s ALL FREE!!! Bethany Church is located at 6247 I-20 Service Road in West Monroe. Call the church at 318.396.4877 for more information.
Old Fashion Holiday Bazaar
Ouachita Baptist Church at 824 Hwy 3033 in West Monroe, LA presents an Old Fashion Holiday Bazaar, Flea Market and Bake Sale on Saturday, November 18 from 9:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m.
Admission is FREE. Gumbo or Jambalaya Lunches will be available for $5 each, so come on out and enjoy the day. If you would like to have a vendor’s booth, call the church @ 387.6372
Bill Gaither & The Gaither Vocal Band Better Together Tour Concert
Gaither.com Premium Member Presale: Tuesday, August 15 at 10 AM CDT
Public Sales: Monday, August 21 at 10 AM CDT
*artist subject to change without notice
(Ticket prices include a $1.00 facility fee. Additional fees may apply.)
Artist Circle: $36.50
General Admission: $26.50
Groups of 10+: $21.50
Groups of 10+ recieve 1 FREE ticket!
Ticket Outlets: The Civic Center Box
For More Information: 318-329-2338
Group Tickets: 1-855-484-1991 or Click Here.
Kari Jobe The Garden Tour
Premiere Productions presents Kari Jobe with special guest Cody Carnes Live in concert at the Monroe Civic Center Jack Howard Theatre. Come join Kari and her husband Cody for a night of worship November 19, 2017. There will also be a Worship Workshop available. Tickets are on sale now.
Prices: (A $2 facility fee will be added; additional fees will apply.)
Worship Workshop: $74.95
Worship Workshop includes early entry, a pre-show Q&A and special workshops hosted by Kari Jobe, Cody Carnes and special guests.
Deluxe ticket includes early entry and a pre-show Q&A.
Groups of 10+: $19.95/ticket
The Hill would like to help your organization, church group, school or business get the word out if you have community event coming up. Send us the information by filling out the form to the right and try to get it to us a couple of weeks in advance. We’ll get you on the Word on The Hill.