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Chamber Announces Operation 2012 “Finish Fiske Theatre Restoration”

OAK GROVE, La.— The West Carroll Chamber of Commerce has announced the formation of its Operation 2012 Committee which is charged with raising $30,000 to complete the restoration of the Fiske Theatre which began in 2007. Goals of the project … Continue reading

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35 mm Era Ends and Digital Begins at Fiske

OAK GROVE, La. — Friday November 18 at 4 p.m. a century old era officially came to an end and a new era began as the Fiske Theatre in Oak Grove, La. became the first Independent Theatre in North Louisiana to … Continue reading

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McDonald’s Donation Renovates Theatre Marquee

Tony Gilley, President of Gilley Enterprises of West Monroe, La. recently donated $5,000 to the West Carroll Chamber of Commerce Fiske Theatre Account to be used for renovations to the theatre’s marquee lighting. “We extend the utmost appreciation to Mr. … Continue reading

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LOUISIANA ACTIVATES BUSINESS EMERGENCY OPERATIONS CENTER

The Louisiana Business Emergency Operations Center, or LA BEOC, an annex to the State Emergency Operations Center, is now activated to prepare for Mississippi River flooding and related impacts. Louisiana’s businesses are strongly encouraged to register with the LA BEOC … Continue reading

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Levee Board President Minsky to Meet With Citizens Monday at Fiske Theatre

Levee Board President Minsky To Speak at Fiske Theatre Monday 6 p.m. OAK GROVE, La. — The West Carroll Chamber of Commerce will host Louisiana Fifth District Levee Board President Reynold Miskey and other community leaders for a public meeting … Continue reading

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Grace Card Plays Easter Weekend At Fiske

OAK GROVE — The Historic Fiske Theatre in Oak Grove, La. has slated Samuel Goldwyn Film’s latest religious feature film THE GRACE CARD for Easter Weekend movie and expanded its schedule to include Thursday night. Show times for the film … Continue reading

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Ronald McDonald to Visit Oak Grove for Festival

OAK GROVE, La . — The World Famous Ronald McDonald is set to be one of the big highlights of the Inaugural North Louisiana Sweet Potato Festival taking place in Oak Grove, La. courtesy of Gilley Enterprises of West Monroe, … Continue reading

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Sweet Potato Festival Next Weekend

OAK GROVE — The Inaugural North Louisiana Sweet Potato Festival, presented by the West Carroll Chamber of Commerce is set to take place next weekend March 31-April 2 in Oak Grove, La.  The event kicks off Thursday night March 31 … Continue reading

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Sweet Potato Cooking Contest Rules

Sweet Potato Cooking Contest Rules Categories Dessert Casserole Bread Commercial   Contest Rules  1. Each recipe must have at least one cup of sweet potatoes in the dish either fresh or canned. 2. Bring on ice or in a cooler … Continue reading

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McDonalds Breaks Ground in Oak Grove

OAK GROVE, La. — Approximately 50 people braved the inclement weather Friday to celebrate the ceremonial beginning of construction of the new McDonalds to be located on Constitution Avenue across from Wal Mart in Oak Grove, La. “We are excited … Continue reading

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