Residents from Watson and the surrounding area gathered Sunday, July 24th, at the Watson ballpark joinng together in prayer and had a balloon release honoring all who serve and protect (active, healing or passed on) at the WATSON PRAYS event.

La XPLOSION 14U out of Watson, La will be looking to add players for the upcoming fall and spring/summer season. Try outs will be Saturday July 30,2016 from 9:00-12:00 August 6, 2016 and Sunday August 7, 2016 from 9:00 am to 12:00pm. Tryouts will be help at the Live Oak Sports complex on Hwy 16 in Watson, La. For more information please contact: Brandon Bailey 225-247-1151

I will try to update this website on the 15th and 30th of each month as needed.   If these dates fall on a holiday or weekend, the updates will occur a little bit earlier or later...I will try to let you know ahead of time.



If you have an announcement, community, church, school event, fundraiser, community news, birthday or anniversary  to share, or need a business added or updated for the business directory, please email it to

Check out the Youth Activities Page for

information  on activities at the Live Oak Sports Complex(adult and youth) and other sports youth activites, events in the area.

Do you have an event or fund raiser that you would like those in the Watson area to know about?


Would you like your business and phone number listed free in the Business Directory?


If the answer is YES to either of these, please email the information to

The photo below was taken earlier this month by local Watson resident Mr. Mike Duhe. He was at the WatsonTutti Frutti Frozen Yogurt  when he saw and captured this shot of a beautiful rainbow over Live Oak United Methodist Church.

We thank would like to thank Mr. Duhe  for sharing this photo with us on our Facebook page and allowing us to share it here too.