The Iberville “Wall of Veterans” display is returning this year during the Nov. 11 “Salute to Veterans” ceremony. This year, residents have the option of submitting photos of armed forces veterans and active duty military personnel online.

Here’s the process: visit and look for the section on submitting a photo for the Iberville Wall of Veterans. Click on that link, complete the form and submit a high-resolution photo of the veteran before Sept. 30.

Photos also can be taken to locations in Plaquemine, White Castle, St. Gabriel and Grosse Tete to be scanned.

Call (225) 687-2642 for locations, times and information.

Prevent child sex abuse

Darkness to Light Stewards of Children is a sexual abuse-prevention training program that teaches adults how to prevent, recognize and react responsibly to child sexual abuse. There will be a Darkness to Light training session on Tuesday at the Iberville Parish School Board Media Center, 58030 Plaquemine St., Plaquemine.

Call (800) 798-1575 or send an email to Terica Toliver at or Debbie Richardson at to reserve a seat.

A night of music

The public is invited to “Pointe Coupee Lagniappe,” a musical showcase featuring four performers with ties to Pointe Coupee Parish.

Vocalists Ebony Benton, a graduate of Pointe Coupee Central High School, and Jamie Leonard, a Catholic High of Pointe Coupee alumnus, will join Jose Coloma and Yova Slessarera on the stage.

The show will be held at 7:30 p.m. Friday at the Poydras Center in New Roads.

Call Gail Ray at (225) 964-7727 or Gale Roy at (225) 638-6049 for tickets.

Meet the candidates

The West Baton Rouge Chamber of Commerce will host the “Meet and Greet Candidate Night” event at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday at the Addis Community Center.

Candidates running in legislative, parish and local races are invited to attend.

A power outage

About 5,700 Pointe Coupee Electric customers in the Waterloo, New Roads, Morganza, Quinton and Erwinville areas will be without power for about three hours starting about 11:45 p.m. Monday through 2:45 a.m. Tuesday while workers perform maintenance at one of the company’s meter points.

Call (225) 638-3751 for any problems that occur during the outage.

An alumni celebration

Holy Family Home and School Association members invite all alumni to attend Holy Family School’s Alumni Celebration in observance of 62 years of Catholic education.

The celebration will include a Mass at 4 p.m. Saturday.

All alumni, parents of alumni and former and current Holy Family staff and faculty are invited. Call Mandi Hopkins at (225) 937-8546 to RSVP.

Prepare to vote in WBR

West Baton Rouge Parish Registrar of Voters Stacy L. Ryan has announced Sept. 21 is the deadline to register to vote or make voter registration changes in advance of the Oct. 22 primary election.

Residents who have not received their cards by Thursday are asked to call (225) 336-2421.

To submit news call Koran Addo at (225) 326-6627; email