Wednesday, June 21, 2017

St. Francisville United Methodist Church held its annual Vacation Bible School on June 12-16 and featured a campout theme with the tagline “Learning S’More About Jesus.”

Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Throughout the 2016-17 school year, Layne Langley, LSU Agricultural Center area nutrition agent, conducted nutrition and gardening programs at Bains Lower Elementary in St. Francisville. Langley worked with preschoolers through first-grade student…

Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Haley Danielle Harrington, of St. Francisville, graduated from Samford University during recent commencement exercises at the school in Birmingham, Alabama. Harrington earned a Bachelor of Science degree summa cum laude from Howard College of Arts…

Wednesday, June 21, 2017
Wednesday, June 21, 2017

AARP is accepting applications for Community Challenge grants to fund projects that spark change in local communities. The grant program is part of AARP’s nationwide Livable Communities initiative that aims to make local communities great places t…

Wednesday, June 21, 2017
Friday, June 16, 2017
Wednesday, June 14, 2017

On June 12, 1863, at the height of the Civil War, Lt. Cmdr. John E. Hart, the commander of the Union gunboat U.S.S. Albatross, took his own life. Per his wishes for a Masonic burial, the two warring sides paused fighting, and Confederates and Unio…

Slaughter’s Randy Knight, like many pawpaws, will be surrounded by adorable grandchildren on Father’s Day with homemade gifts or loving sentiments that some might take for granted. Knight will reflect on a sobering moment when his grandchildren su…

Lane Rehabilitation Center will host an Amputee Support Group on Friday from noon to 1 p.m., 4601 McHugh Road, in Zachary. Lunch will be provided, and the group is free and open to the public.

Lane Regional Medical Center will offer a free prenatal and newborn baby care class on June 24 at 10 a.m., in the Staff Development Classroom at the hospital at 6300 Main St., Zachary.

Members of the Class of 2017 at the Louisiana School for Math, Science, and the Arts in Natchitoches were recognized with excellence awards during the 33rd annual senior recognition program May 19 in the A.A. Fredericks auditorium on the campus of…

Wednesday, June 07, 2017

The Rocketkidz Foundation's Rookies Triathlon, in partnership with BREC at Liberty Lagoon, drew about 120 participants Saturday, according to organizer Melissa Samuel.

ST. FRANCISVILLE — The Walker Percy Weekend, a literary festival celebrating the popular Louisiana writer and his works, attracted more than 400 enthusiastic participants to St. Francisville over the weekend despite intermittent rain.