Glendale Elementary honored its Students of the Week for Jan. 6 – Jan. 10. In front, from left, are Karsyn Collins, Madelyn Myers, Julie Duplechin, Alyssa Dietrich, Kamryn Smith, Kiya Carmouche and Brandon Deshotel. In back, from left, are El’Mario Cabrera, Lily Myers, Martez Thomas, Aubree Monroe, Alyslyn McQuirter, Collin Fusilier, Derious Trimble and Emmitt Leger. Not pictured is Dekelsyon Stevens. (Submitted photo)
By Karol Osborne,
ALEXANDRIA — The LSU AgCenter recently hired Ashley Keith Edwards as an extension agent and coordinator for regional animal science programs in the Central, Northwest and Northeast regions.
Edwards will have offices in all three regions and will support programming across a broad spectrum of animal science-related areas, including commercial operations, small herds and 4-H livestock activities.
By Johnny Morgan, firstname.lastname@example.org
BATON ROUGE – Researchers from the LSU AgCenter and several other agencies met Dec. 16 for the second annual Roseau Cane Research Summit.
The group is collaborating to investigate the decline in health of roseau cane, or phragmites, a vital marsh grass in the lower Mississippi River Delta.
AgCenter entomologist Rodrigo Diaz is leading the group of federal and state researchers who are looking at the possible cause of the die-offs.
Eunice Elementary announces its honor roll for the second nine weeks of the school period.
Rhonda Fuselier, kindergarten: Wesley Elfert, Colton Granger, Ty Hardy, Jonah Lwin, Drake Mott, Kennedi Slusser, Scarlett Andrepont, Sophia Lemelle, Ella Vidrine, Charles Bergeron, Jayden Joubert and Nicholas Kennedy.
Carli Esters, kindergarten: Hannah Barrett, Kaigen Moore, Jesus Navarro, Mason Alcock, Emma Andrews, Mckennah Buller, Rylie Comeaux, Gabriel Frye, Raegan Jenkins, Demi Moser and Markaylah Turner.