Joey Fontenot, traffic patrolman, is served by Myrt Kuhlmann, left, MaryAnn O’Brien and Jennifer Toepfer, Women on Mission volunteers at First Baptist Church. An appreciation luncheon was served for Eunice policemen and city marshals.

FBC Women on Missions feed police officers

First Baptist Church of Eunice’s Women on Missions group cooked and served a luncheon for Eunice Police officers and Eunice City marshals as an appreciation for their service to the community. The lunch menu consisted of chicken spaghetti, green beans, cole slaw, garlic bread, corn and desserts. Seated, at both tables, are Sherry Clark, police chief secretary; John Cormier, police reserve officer; Lewana Cooper, Joshua Courville, patrolman; Lt. Donnie Thibodeaux, Jody Andrus, reserves; Tony Kennedy, chief of detectives; Richard Daigle, deputy chief; and Nicholas Cooley, sergeant.

SLEDD CTE Educator of the Year Award

Danny Soileau, a Eunice Career & Technical Education Welding I & II instructor, was chosen the SLEDD CTE Educator Award recipient for the 2016-2017 school year. This award recognizes excellence and dedication within the field of career and techical education among St. Landry Parish career and technical education teachers. Brandy Ledet from SLEDD presented the award to Soileau Wednesday. Soileau is a 14-year instructor of welding, basic production technologist, production safety systems II, super summer instructor with department of education, a certified masters trainer in welding.

Class Act Student of the Week

This week’s Student of the Week is Brea Rougeau, a sophomore at Eunice High School. Her parents are Darrell and Lorena Rougeau.

If you had to live in another part of the world, where would you want to live and why? I would like to live in Atlanta because there are alot of opportunities there.

Do you have a career wish? I would like to become a district attorney.

What could you eat seven days a week? Chinese food.

What could you never eat? Peanut butter.

Locks of Love donation

Shawna Marie Manuel, 8, a second grade student at Glendale Elementary donated 8 inches of cut hair to the Locks of Love. Carmen Reaux, a hair stylist at Patrick’s Pro Cut, cut her hair. Manuel is the great granddaughter of Louis and Janet McGee of Eunice. She followed suit as her older sisters in the past donated to the Locks of Love. (Photo Submitted)


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