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CFMA gives French books, CDs to library

The CFMA (Acadiana Chapter) gave a donation Monday to the Eunice Public Library. They presented two sets of Cajun French CD’s by Fred Charlie, two Dictionaries of the Cajun Language and two Dictionairies of Louisiana French. From left, are Greg Brown, president of CFMA; Beverly Vidrine, membership chairperson; Amber Guillory, assistant librarian; and Kenny Manuel, National board representative of the Acadiana Chapter of CFMA. (Photo by Myra Miller)

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Classroom materials provided, EHS senior project

Eunice High School seniors Abigail Miller and Megan Fontenot completed their senior project. They raised money for the special education classroom through a number of bake sales. They bought them educational materials, such as workbooks, flash cards and reading books, and also painted a ruler on their wall for students to measure their height. They also bought them a large map of the United States for the wall. In front, from left, are Abigail Miller, Brian Monday, Dacorey Jackson, Ryan Langley and Megan Fontenot.

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LSU AgCenter nutrition agent Katie Guedry presents nutrition information to personnel at the Opelousas General Hospital during a lunch-and-learn session on nutrition. (Photo by Johnny Morgan/LSU AgCenter)

Nutrition lunch and learn offered at Opelousas General Hospital

By Johnny Morgan
OPELOUSAS — Medical personnel heard the basics of healthful eating and managing their weight during a recent lunch-hour presentation at Opelousas General Hospital.
LSU AgCenter nutrition agent Katie Guedry provides the information during two 30-minute sessions once a month in St. Landry Parish.
“We started this program in January and have the employees bring their lunch and receive information on improving their health,” she said.
The goal is to show people how to control portions to reach a healthy weight and keep it off, she said.

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