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End of the year program at Eunice Career & Technical Education Center

Eunice Career & Technical Education Center held its end of the year program May 17.
Faciliator at the center Lisa Fuselier said, “We are ecstatic to announce that our students earned 108 industry-based certifications this year and 140 hours of dual enrollment credit.”
The following students earned certification in ASE, Automotive Service Excellence. Certification in ASE Brakes are Jason Bellard, Grant Clancy, Steven Fontenot, Dominque Martel, Hunter Miller, Nathan Noblitt, Louis Roy and Caden Treadway.

'Fly High' Gavin Dupre, balloons released at Central Middle School

Central Middle School students, teachers and staff released balloons Thursday in honor, memory and a farewell to a classmate and student Gavin Dupre. Dupre, 12, was a sixth-grader at the middle school. Dupre, the son of Buddy Dupre and Nicole Renee St. Amand, died on May 8. Principal Ranolviaun Landry, left, gives tribute and honor to Dupre and counts down for students to release balloons. Second photo are family members of Dupre, a sister Victoria St. Amand, left, mother Nicole St. Amand, Gabe Dupre, a brother; and his father Buddy Dupre. (Photos by Myra Miller)

Fruge collects stuffed animals for Eunice Police

A sixth-grader from Central Middle School, David Fruge, collected 11 garbage bags of gently used and new stuffed animals. The civic minded youth started about two months ago by getting the word out through school, friends and his mother’s social media means. He asked for stuffed animals to give to the Eunice Police department. Eunice Police officers as they respond to incidents of families hand a stuffed animal to the children of these families. Accepting the donations were Deputy Chief Richard Daigle and Police officer Darrian Guillory.

Residential Garden of the Month selected

The home of Pat and Nancy Guillory located on the Perchville Road was presented the May Residential Yard sign by Bulb and Blossom Garden Club member, Lynn Pavich. The yard and flowering beds include large oak trees surrounded by beds of iron plants and impatients. The front yard area is landscaped with flowering blue and white Lily of the Nile, caladiums, miniature roses, hydrangea, crepe myrtles, azaleas, lugustrums, lantana and saga palms. (Photo Submitted)

Brazoz Huval School of Music at Liberty

The “Rendez-vous des Cajuns” Cajun Music Radio & TV show Saturday at the Liberty Center at 6 p.m. will feature a performance by Brazoz Huval School of Music & Pelican 212.
Show starts at 6 p.m. The Liberty opens at 4 p.m.
Tickets are $5.
Starting at 10 a.m. at the Jean Lafitte, children can participate in arts and crafts, all free of charge.
Every Saturday: Savoy Music Center Jam Session from 9 a.m. to noon, information: 457-9563.

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