The mural, located at Laurel Avenue and 2nd Street, is getting a facelift. Sterling Bourque with Bourque Painting and his crew are applying a fresh coat of paint on the background of the “Gateway Eunice Mural” and Bourque says they will touch up the mural image itself. The project began Monday and the projected finish date, according to Bourque, will be two to three weeks. His painters included Timmy Gil, on the painting lift; and Seth Bourque, who painted at the bottom of the brick wall. (Photos by Myra Miller)
The LSU AgCenter has awarded the first cannabis-related research funds from an agreement with GB Sciences Louisiana, the company working with the AgCenter to produce therapeutic cannabis, said Ashl
Eminent Faculty Award honorees are, top row, from left, Dr. Daniel Gang, a civil engineering professor; Dr. Jeffrey George, an associate guitar studies professor; Dr. Deedra Harrington, an assistant nursing professor; Brian Kelly, a visual arts professor; Kari Smith, an associate architecture professor; and Jeffrey Lush, an associate graphic design professor.
Elizabeth Martin, center, displays her 2019 Young Dietitian of the Year award from the Louisiana Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Association. She is flanked by the organization’s president Becky Laskowski, left, and Mary Russel, president of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. (Photo provided by Allison Callahan.)