Lifestyle

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04
Apr

LaSalle among parishes eligible for disaster unemployment assistance

The number of Louisiana parishes included in a major disaster declaration has been expanded including LaSalle, making disaster unemployment assistance (DUA) available to more businesses and residents whose employment or self- employment was lost or interrupted as a result of flooding March 8-13, 2016.
 

 

Mon
28
Mar

4-H food and fitness camp features family fun, healthy eating

4-H’ers from throughout Louisiana learned that fitness can be fun and healthy eating doesn’t have to bust your budget during the LSU Ag-Center 4-H Food and Fitness Family Camp March 18-20 at the Grant Walker 4-H Educational Center in Pollock. The camp was open to 4-H’ers and their parents. “If the parents aren’t on board, it’s really hard for kids to make changes,” said Jessica Stroope, LSU AgCenter healthy living extension associate.  
 

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Mon
28
Mar

Hudnall-Keene vows planned

Mr. and Mrs. Marcus Francis of Jena are pleased to announce the engagement and upcoming wedding of their daughter, Britany Hudnall to Samuel Keene, son of Mr. and Mrs. Jimmy Keene of Jena. Britany is also the daughter of Keith and Marli Hudnall of Rhinehart. 
 

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Mon
21
Mar

Hudnall-Keene vows planned

Mr. and Mrs. Marcus Francis of Jena are pleased to announce the engagement and upcoming wedding of their daughter, Britany Hudnall to Samuel Keene, son of Mr. and Mrs. Jimmy Keene of Jena. Britany is also the daughter of Keith and Marli Hudnall of Rhinehart.  

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Mon
21
Mar

Kirl-Brown wedding slated

Taylor Kirl of Jena and Kenny Brown of Manifest are pleased to announce their engagement and approaching wedding. The bride-elect is the daughter of Benny and Karen Hailey of Jena and granddaughter of Billy and Ann Doughty of Jena, and the late Gene and Tiny Kirl.  

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Mon
14
Mar

Local jurors attend annual convention

The Police Jury Association of Louisiana held its 92nd Annual State Convention in Shreveport, March 3-5. LaSalle jurors in attendance at the convention included President Bard Lambeth and wife Kathy, Vice President Mike Crooks and wife Gaile, Clifton Jackson and wife June, Brent Farley and wife Recee, and Casey Jones and wife Oleva. Also attending were Secretary-Treasurer Kay Smith and Secretary Jamie Jones.  

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Mon
14
Mar

LaSalle 4-H youth take the Challenge at Grant Walker

This past weekend a group of LaSalle 4-H youth along with 175 other 4-H’ers wrapped up an eventful weekend during 4-H Challenge Camp at Camp Grant Walker in Pollock, March 4-6, 2016. Challenge Camp is geared toward seventh grade students with activities that include an array of different challenges that develop leadership, communication and teamwork skills. 

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Mon
07
Mar

Perry-Matthews wedding set

Todd and Stephanie Perry of Calhoun and Ashley Newell of Monroe announce the upcoming wedding of their daughter, Lauren Perry to Wade Matthews, son of Troy Matthews of Olla and Chris and Patty (Steen) Sokol of Urania. Lauren is the granddaughter of Hubert and Geraldine Perry of West Monroe, Fay Perry of Calhoun, Stevie Cousans of West Monroe, and Jimmy and Marilyn Finch of Monroe.  

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Mon
07
Mar

Funding opportunities available in area from Rapides Foundation

The Rapides Foundation has several funding opportunities available, including two new Healthy Behaviors grant opportunities for projects that support tobacco prevention and control, access to nutritious food, physical activity and/or substance and alcohol abuse prevention through strategic actions within the nine Central Louisiana parishes served by the Foundation. These competitive grant opportunities are: the Healthy Behaviors Program Grant; the Healthy Behaviors Mini Grant; and the Workforce Opportunity Grant.  

Mon
29
Feb

Fink- Bignar wedding slated

Paige Talley Fink and William Brand Bignar, both of Jena, are pleased to announce their engagement and approaching marriage. The bride elect is the daughter of Laura and Kurt Fink of Jena. She is a 2011 graduate of Jena High School and is employed as manager of Caboose Boutique in Jena.

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