The VFW Post 8971 and Auxiliary members held a flag raising ceremony at East Elementary on Oct. 8. Fourth-grade students had the opportunity to learn more about the American flag, how it is properly folded and handled, how to raise it, and members passed out a facts phamphlet about the flag to each student. Principal at East is Gina LaGrange. (Submitted photo)
This week’s Student of the Week is Sarah Gotreaux, a senior at Eunice High School. Her parents are Shelly and Tim Gotreaux.
If you had to live in another part of the world, where would you want to live and why? I would like to live in Florida because I love the beach.
Do you have a career wish? I would like to become a dentist.
What could you eat seven days a week? Chicken nuggets.
What could you never eat? Mushrooms.
The Eunice Bulb and Blossom Garden Club presented the Business Garden of the Month marker to St. Landry Parish Solid Waste at 450 N C.C. Duson. The neatly groomed landscaped flower beds features crepe myrtles and Knockout roses. Manager Mary Guidry is pictured. (Submitted photo)
East Elementary recently acknowledged students for earning Accelerated Reading goals. From left, are Wesley Thibodeaux, Riley Poullard, Sylas Thibodeaux, Isaiah Manuel and Chance Ortego. (Submitted photo)
The “Rendez-vous des Cajuns” Cajun Music Radio & TV show Saturday at the Liberty Center at 6 p.m. will have a performance by Greg LeJeune & Cajun Heat.
Show starts at 6 p.m. The Liberty opens at 4 p.m.
Tickets are $5 for adults, and children ages 7 to 12 are $3. Children, 6, and under, admission is free.
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.