Marc Sampey, one of the chaplains at HOPE Healthcare and Hospice, was present at Eunice’s VFW Post 8971 Veterans’ Day program to present a check donation to the VFW Post 8971 to help out on the cost of the post’s newest flag drop off box. From left, are Gene Olivier, Sampey; Terry Matte, the Rev. Lloyd Antoine, Don Reber, Roy Olivier, Donald Estillette and Keith Reed. Sampey oversees their “We Honor Veteran’s Program” at HOPE Healthcare and Hospice each year. (Submitted photo)
Glendale Elementary honored its Students of the Week for Jan. 11-15. Those recognized included, in front, from left, Evas Darbonne, Caroline Lafleur, Caiden Batiste, Lynsie Zverina, Kamden Lejeune, Jace Abshire, Brandon Taylor and Drae Lirette. In back, from left, are, Carandus Batiste, Miles Leger, Keylon Vallaire, Gracie Winkler, Jeremoni Semien and Hritwig Rai. Not pictured are Norya Dicks and Anthony Williams. (Submitted photo)
“Let My People Go.” This was the title of the litany led by Rachel Hickerson, EJHS Student of the Year; given on this past Sunday in celebration and recognition of Martin Luther King Jr. Day. From left are Judge Cooks, Myrtle Neville, Francine Frank, Miss Black Eunice Area and Anita J. Johnson.
Softball team. This picture was shot on Thursday afternoon as members of the 2001 edition of the St. Edmund softball team were doing routine drills under the guidance of Coach Louise Johnson. In the front from left are Laci Huckaby, Jamie Boudreaux, Lauren Langley, Brandy Pitre, and Maggie Frey. In back from left are Patti Myers, Ora Reed, Mary Brown, Cherie Fontenot, Mandy Fontenot, Greta Feucht, Caroline Bergeron, Courtney Ruppert, Katelyn Fontenot, Rebecca Barzare, and Alisha Duplechin.
Box tops for education. Save these box tops, General Mills, for these Glendale stuents. For every box top brought in, the school collects ten cents. All funds generated will go to computer software for the school. From left are Jamie Papillion and Patrick Hebert, kindergarten students in Miss Manuel’s class.
From The Eunice News files of January 2001.
St. Edmund Elementary’s Tricia Bertrand pre-k students are learning about the different types of transportation. This transportation lesson plans provided opportunities for the students to observe objects and phenomena in their environment with increasing complexity through hands-on activities in the classroom and in the community. (Submitted photos)
Students of the Month for January were honored at Glendale Elementary. In front, from left, are Madison Miller, Jace Sanders, Jace Abshire, Bailey Ashworth, Slade Daigle, Stefan Oliver and Dayton Guidry. In back, from left, are Hritwig Rai, Krislyn Gallow, Brilynn Nguyen, Jaydin Ashworth, Jimmie Edwards, Damari Deal and Adaleigh Jenkins. Not pictured are Victoria Hernandez, Dwight Damond and Kayden Ware. (Submitted photo)