Dr. Ruby Higgins, former Grambling State University Vice President of Student Affairs ,former secretary of the GUNAA, and current
President of the Grambling Alumni Chapter suffered the loss of her house and all of the
family’s belongings to a Fire on Wednesday, February 14th. Her mother Hazel Douglas, her son Raynald, grandchildren Roman and Reagan also lived there and suffered great losses as well. Dr. Higgins is recuperating.

An Account has been set up at The Red River
Credit Union under the name of: “Higgins Fire Fund”
Account # 5022613009
Routing # 311175860

Donations can be received four ways at the Red River credit Union:
Come to the Red River Credit Union in Grambling
For More Information Call:
Tammie Hill or Kem Locks at the Red River Credit
Union – 318-247-6371.

Additional donations can also be received by MAIL:
P.O. Box 185
Grambling, Louisiana 71245

(click friends and family)

Cash App


and GoFundMe

Best wishes and prayers can be sent to the Higgins family via text 318-557-8889 or email –

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Mayor Edward Jones attended the “Love your City” Town Hall meeting on Monday 12th, 2018

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Grambling Mayor Ed Jones met up with Clinton-Dix of the Green Bay Packers and Mayor Alberta McCrory of Hobson City , Alabama.

Clinton-Dix of the Green Bay Packers joined Mayor Alberta McCrory of Hobson City , Alabama, Grambling Mayor Ed Jones and several other mayors who attended the annual meeting of the World Conference of Mayors held this week during the Zora! Festival and the Historic Black Towns and Settlements Conference in Eaton, Florida.

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Operating hours for Holiday Schedule

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Major’s Official Statement on Grambling State University Shooting

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Louisiana Living with Ashley Doughty and our very own Phyllis Miller!!!

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Visit Our Facebook Page for all Juneteenth 2017 Photos

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Juneteenth Heritage Festival

General Information and Forms Given Below, Contact Committee for more information

Juneteenth 2017 Parade Application and Consent Form

Juneteenth 2017 Vendor Application

Juneteenth Pageant

Juneteenth Poetry Entry Form

Committee Contacts

Calendar of Juneteenth

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Effective Today May 11th, 2017- We now accept Payments Online!

Please be advised we no longer receive payments via PayPal. Follow This link to make payments towards utilities,Citations and Property Tax.

Click here to pay Utilities, Property Tax and Citations online!

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Juneteenth Heritage Festival Calendar


(Tentative Schedule)

City of Grambling, LA

June 11 – 17, 2017

Title Sponsor:  Suddenlink Communications

Sunday June 11


1:00 PM – 3:00 PM Opening Ceremony and Luncheon, Presentation of Colors

Songs – Strong Towers

Keynote Speaker: TBA

Black and Gold Room – Favrot Student Union Building: on the campus of Grambling State University


4:00 PM Black Poetry Contest

Grambling Community Center


Monday June 12


10:00 AM – 3:00 PMKirby Kangaroo Financial Reality Fair

Grambling Community Center

Sponsored by Shreveport Federal Credit Union


6 PMHistory of Grambling

Grambling Community Center


Tuesday June 13


            7:00 PM Performance by the Boys & Girls Club of North Central LA

Performing Arts Building: On the campus of Grambling State University


Wednesday June 14


5:00 PM Economic Empowerment Workshop

Grambling Community Center

6:00 PM Old Fashioned Prayer Meeting

Grambling Community Center


Thursday June 15


8:00 AM – 8:45 AM Health Walk

Grambling State University Track and Field


9:00 AM – 1:00 PM Health & Wellness Community Health Fair

Grambling Community Center


Friday June 16


9:00 AM – 1:00 PM    Bake Off

Grambling Community Center


9:00 AM – 3:00 PM Get Out and Fish

Grambling City Park


11 AM – 3:00 PMFish Fry $8.00

Grambling Community Center


Watermelon Feast


7:00 PM – 9:00 PM    Miss Juneteenth Pageant

Nursing Building: On the campus of Grambling State University



Saturday June 17


10:00 AM – Parade – Grand Marshall Willis Reed


11:00 AM – 4:00 PM Essay Winners

Music, Live Entertainment (R&B & Blues), Vendors, Car Show,

Adult/Children’s Games & Activities

Grambling Park


7:00 PM – 10:00 PM Wine Tasting

Grambling Community Center

Print out Calendar of Events Here


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