Josi A. Lemelle

Lemelle named Student of the Year at Central Middle School

Central Middle School’s Principal R. Landry has announced 2016 Student of the Year is fifth-grader Josi Aminah Lemelle.  
Landry added, “Josi is a determined student who exhibits excellent character traits.  She is very ambitious, and ambition will continue to reward her with success.  The faculty, staff, and students are very proud to have her as part of our student body, and we are confident that she will represent Central Middle School exceptionally well at the district level.”
Lemelle will advance to district level of competition on Dec. 7.

Iniya F. Rene'

Rene’ named Student of the Year at Eunice Junior High School

Iniya Frances Rene’ is named the 2016 Eunice Junior High Student of the Year.  
She was chosen among nine qualifying candidates. Rene’ is an honor student with a current GPA of 3.8. She is active in all classroom discussions, and is currently co-editor of the schools Yearbook committee.  
Rene’ is also on the Flag Raising committee, responsible for displaying the American Flag proudly each day.

Diane Williamson and Jewell Ortego donate their father Nonc Allie Young’s accordion. (Photo by Myra Miller)

Nonc Allie Young's photo is a part of the Hall of Fame at the Cajun French Music Hall of Fame & Museum in Eunice.

Young's accordion donated to Cajun French Music Hall of Fame & Museum

The daughters of the late ‘Nonc’ Allie Young of Basile made a donation of his accordion to the Cajun French Music Hall of Fame and Museum in Eunice Thursday.
Nonc Young’s two daughters, Diane Williamson of Sulphur, and Jewell Ortego of Elton, posed for a photo, holding the accordion, next to Young’s Hall of Fame photo and biographic information inside the museum.

Top readers at St. Francis

St. Francis School honored its top Accelerated Readers for the first nine week of school. They include, from left, Katherine Gotte, Catherine Zaunbrecher, Emily Semar, Nyssa Fontenot, Olivia Cart and Arienna Deshotel. Not pictured is Madisun Lacombe. (Submitted Photo)


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