Zachary special needs student-athletes participate in opening ceremonies at the 2013 Time Trials. (PHOTO/Stacy Gill)

by Stacy Gill/ZACHARY PLAINSMAN Preparations for Zachary student-athletes hoping to qualify for the Capital Area Special Olympics are underway.

Lane Auxiliary presents a check for $20,000 to LaneRMC Foundation on Aug. 12. From left are Pauline Rushing, Auxiliary President; Mary Whittington, Historian; Theresa Payment, Foundation Director; Frank Ragsdale, Foundation Chair; Velita Benjamin, Auxiliary Vice President; and Jeanette Carroll, Recording Secretary.

The Lane Regional Medical Center Auxiliary presented a check for $20,000 to the LaneRMC Foundation at its annual luncheon on Aug. 12. Auxiliary president Pauline Rushing presented the check to Theresa Payment, LaneRMC Foundation Director, and Frank Ragsdale, LaneRMC Foundation Chairman.
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Zachary special needs student-athletes participate in opening ceremonies at the 2013 Time Trials. (PHOTO/Stacy Gill)

Lane Auxiliary presents a check for $20,000 to LaneRMC Foundation on Aug. 12. From left are Pauline Rushing, Auxiliary President; Mary Whittington, Historian; Theresa Payment, Foundation Director; Frank Ragsdale, Foundation Chair; Velita Benjamin, Auxiliary Vice President; and Jeanette Carroll, Recording Secretary.

Zachary Special Olympics events kick off with FREE Dress Day Sept. 19

Zachary special needs student-athletes participate in opening ceremonies at the 2013 Time Trials. (PHOTO/Stacy Gill)

by Stacy Gill/ZACHARY PLAINSMAN

Preparations for Zachary student-athletes hoping to qualify for the Capital Area Special Olympics are underway.

Lane Auxiliary presents $20,000 check to Foundation

Lane Auxiliary presents a check for $20,000 to LaneRMC Foundation on Aug. 12. From left are Pauline Rushing, Auxiliary President; Mary Whittington, Historian; Theresa Payment, Foundation Director; Frank Ragsdale, Foundation Chair; Velita Benjamin, Auxiliary Vice President; and Jeanette Carroll, Recording Secretary.

The Lane Regional Medical Center Auxiliary presented a check for $20,000 to the LaneRMC Foundation at its annual luncheon on Aug. 12.

Friday Night Lights: Vikings conquer Buffaloes 12-0

Baker defensive tackle Deon Addison, #74, fends off Viking Senior Justin Dawson, left, during the Buffs loss to Northeast on Sept. 12. (PHOTO/Stacy Gill)

Several shutout games were played among local and area high school football teams on Sept. 12.

Zachary Council seeks to enforce waiver revocation

A waiver was rescinded by the Zachary Council allowing this home at 3555 McHugh Road to stay. (PHOTO/Submitted)

by Stacy Gill/ZACHARY PLAINSMAN

At the Sept. 9 meeting of the Zachary City Council, District Court Judge Richard Anderson, running unopposed, spoke briefly before council members.

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Sports

Zachary special needs student-athletes participate in opening ceremonies at the 2013 Time Trials. (PHOTO/Stacy Gill)

by Stacy Gill/ZACHARY PLAINSMAN Preparations for Zachary student-athletes hoping to qualify for the Capital Area Special Olympics are underway.

Lifestyle

Zachary special needs student-athletes participate in opening ceremonies at the 2013 Time Trials. (PHOTO/Stacy Gill)

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All Zachary students are asked to donate $1 in order to dress FREE this Friday, Sept. 19. (IMAGE/Submitted)

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A ZHS student volunteer pins a ribbon on Ariana Minor, a competitor in the Capital Area Special Olympics practice event, the ZHS Time Trials, held last March. (PHOTO/Stacy Gill)

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FREE Dress Day on Friday kicks off the Capital Area Special Olympics season in Zachary. The event is an effort to start a chain reaction of kindness and joins the Zachary Connected initiative taking place in Zachary schools, businesses and among city leaders. (PHOTO/Stacy Gill)

by Stacy Gill/ZACHARY PLAINSMAN

Preparations for Zachary student-athletes hoping to qualify for the Capital Area Special Olympics are underway.

Obituaries

Mabel LeBlanc Broussard (1924 ~ 2014)

Mabel LeBlanc Broussard, 90, was born on Aug. 10, 1924, and passed away on Thursday, Sept. 11, 2014, at her daughter’s home in Zachary, where she has resided for the past nine years.

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