Tryouts for the Livingston Parish Soccer Association’s competitive soccer teams for boys and girls are set for Saturday and Monday.

Boys and girls interested in playing on the under 14 to under 18 Twister teams are invited to tryouts from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. Saturday at LPSA Soccer Complex/Sidney Hutchinson Park, La. 1029, Walker.

Tryouts also are set for 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Monday at the park.

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Fireman’s Poker Run

Boats, motorcycles and cars will descend on 11 locations Saturday for the 25th annual Fireman’s Poker Run to benefit Livingston Fire Protection District 2.

Things kick off at 10:30 a.m. at the Prop Stop, Tin Lizzy’s, BooPalu’s, Fuel Dock, Canal Bank, Warsaw Bard, Hilltop Bar, Tiki Hut, Sun Buns, Daiquiri Shack and Blind River Bar.

A $60 donation gets you started.

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Leadership Livingston grads

The Livingston Parish Chamber of Commerce’s Leadership Livingston Class of 2015 graduates at 6 p.m. Tuesday during a ceremony at Ferrara Fire apparatus.

The leadership class includes Deputy André Sylvester, Denham Springs Marshal’s Office; Ben Morse, Skid Marks Tire Pros; Brad Holleman, SJB Group; Sen. Dale Erdey; Debbie Williams, Ochsner Health System; Delaine Hood, Carnahan Andrews CPA; Eddie Bertoniere, First Guaranty Bank; Giovani Tairov, Livingston Parish Library; Hannah Kimbrough, House of Representatives; Jackie Dykes, GMFS; Maj. Jim Brown, Livingston Parish Sheriff’s Office; Jodi Carter, Donnie Jarreau Residential; Karla Needham, Livingston Parish Chamber of Commerce; Karen Demaree, BizWorks; Kayla Johnson, Covington & Associates; Kresten Brown, Forte & Tablada, Inc.; Marsha Bond, Our Lady of the Lake Livingston; Jamie Seal, Quality Engineering & Surveying; Walker Mayor Rick Ramsey; Michael Larisey, Denham Springs Marshal’s Office; Mike Cotton, Office Depot; Nicole Elmore, Regions Bank; Rhonda Walker, Livingston Parish President’s Office; Robynne Broussard, Ochsner Health System; Scott Dufrene, Primtek; Susan Abels, Boyer, Hebert, Abels & Angelle; and Tracy Pettigrew, North Oaks Health System.

Contact Community Sections Editor Darlene Denstorff by phone at (225) 388-0215, by fax at (225) 388-0371, or by email at The deadline is noon on Friday.