St. Edmund High School students Hannah Benoit, Henry Brown and Avery McGee, right, participated in the District Speech Rally held at LSUE. McGee scored a Superior rating and qualifies for State Rally competition. McGee, left, is pictured with Chad Jones of LSUE. (Submitted photos)
The Iota High School BETA Club participated in a Group Talent competition at the State BETA Convention held in Baton Rouge on Feb. 7-8. They performed a six-minute rendition of “The Lion King.” There were 30 students that performed on the stage including vocalists, dancers and the color guard. Along with the stage performers, there were an additional 15 students that coordinated backdrop movements and scene changes. Out of nearly 30 schools participating Iota High took first place.
Eunice High School seniors Keith Rozas, left, and Titus Ortego, right, performed their senior project at the VFW Post Hall. They helped the VFW members with their annual Christmas dinner and bingo night. The seniors are with Post quartermaster Terry Matte. (Submitted photo)
Eunice High seniors Jaslyn Randall, left, La’dayshea Senegal, and Andrelyn Morrison donated gift baskets as their senior project to a family in need in the community. They completed their project on March 8. (Submitted photo)
McKenzie and McKinley Douglas, second grade students at East Elementary in Merline Bollich’s class, recited a poem to start off the school’s Black History Program. The students are with Principal Gina LaGrange. (Submitted photo)