Charles Drew classmates held a 50th class reunion recently. Classmates from 50 years ago attended a weekend class celebration. Seated, from left, are, Cynthia V. Doucet, Geraldine A. Paul, Diana W. Robinson, Consuella S. Caldwell, Linda R. Avie, Cynthia L. Tarver, Lana H. Hickerson and Patricia D. Harrison. Standing, from left, are, Michael Victorian, Martin Guillory, Ernest Mitchell, Lloyd Doucet, Anthony Guillory, James Price, Kenneth Dupre, Morris Valliare, Charles Guillory and Watty Jones. Not pictured are Patricia C. Bellard, and Lawrence Allison. (Submitted information and photo)

Charles Drew 50th class reunion celebration

The Charles Drew High School class 1968 celebrated its 50th year class reunion with a weekend of festivities, food, and fun. The celebration was held on the weekend of Aug. 31.
The celebration program was held at the Southeast Neighborhood Center in Eunice. The program was centered on, among other things, the occasion, the history of the school, antics of the students, and a presentation of deceased classmates.
The group dined during the event and pictures were taken among the school colors of purple and white.

Rose Williams of Eunice, left, and Sedona Victorian of Opelousas, attended the TRIAD workshop held in Eunice Wednesday. In April of 1994 St. Landry Sheriff’s Office, AARP, and 10 municipal Chiefs of Police in St. Landry Parish signed the first Triad agreement. St. Landry Parish Sheriff’s Office have spearheaded the TRIAD by sponsoring the crime prevention workshops.

Seniors attend TRIAD workshop in Eunice

The quarterly TRIAD meeting was held in Eunice at the VFW Post 8971 hall Wednesday. Many seniors attended, listened to guest speakers, listened to live music, won door prizes, played bingo and visited many health providers and vendors. At noon they were treated to a luncheon. From left, are Cindy Hebert, Linda Thibodeaux and Pat Bertrand. (Photos by Myra Miller)

Business Yard of Month chosen

Hulin Health Urgent Care at 1970 West Laurel was presented the Business Yard of the Month marker by the Bulb and Blossom Garden Club. The business features flax lollies, Sunshine ligustrm, agapanthas and camellias. From left, are employees Shaniqua Mitchell-riday, Kimberly Rose, and Kristen Guillory, FNP. (Submitted Photo)

Fourth graders at East Elementary dressed as their favorite holiday last week during homecoming festivities. In front, from left, are Zoiee Leger, Sylas Thibodeaux, Lucy Osburn, and Byleigh Douget. In back, from left, are Justice Lewis, Wesley Thibodeaux, Stephanie Deville, Riley Poullard, Madison Chelette and Vanessa Cormier, fourth-grade teacher.

East Elementary celebrates homecoming

East Elementary celebrated homecoming last week with different designated dress days. One day students dressed as their favorite holiday. Aimie Fontenot’s pre-k students are, from left, Audrey Comeaux, Sophia Rainville, Aubrey Miller, Lucy Comeaux, Sawyer Perron, Cedric Ortego, Khol Rhines, Mary-Helen Bollich, Raegan Jenkins, Braylee Miller, Grayson Thiibodeaux and Araina Fruge. (Submitted Photos)

East Elementary third graders in Courtney Bergeaux’s class dressed as their favorite Super Hero during homecoming week. From left, are Zaylon Ned, Levi Frey, Sawyer Lomas, Andrew Thibodeaux, Karter Brown, Trineisha McMillian, Bracy Ballew, Lyla Thibodeaux, Kaidynce Fontenot, Lashyra Harvey, Tahj Guillory, Gabrielle Bollich and Ellie Ceasar.

Super Heroes seen at East Elementary

East Elementary third graders in Danielle Daigle and Courtney Bergeaux’s classes dressed as their favorite Super Hero during homecoming week. In Daigle’s class Super Heroes included, left, Madisyn Givs, Jalaila Levin, Catherine Ortego, Jamaris Castile, Carleigh Sampe, Mason Fontenot and Tevin Lewis. (Submitted Photos)


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