The Governor’s Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Preparedness (GOHSEP) is monitoring heavy rainfall impacting much of the Louisiana. National Weather Service forecasts indicate the threat of flooding could extend into the weekend.

Participating in the parents' meeting for Impact Charter Elementary School on June 26 are Kenytara Snowden, kindergarten teacher; Myra Harris, first-grade teacher; Eric Scott, instructional and technology specialist; Laura Tracy, first-grade teacher; Chakesha Scott, founder and Impact chief executive officer; and Christopher Smith, inaugural principal. (PHOTO/Patt Roberson)

by Patt Roberson/PLAINSMAN CORRESPONDENT In spite of heavy rain, it was standing-room only June 26 at Wayside Christian Fellowship Church on Sherron Avenue as Impact Charter Elementary School held an informational meeting for parents and guardians.
Shayna Monte, 21, Slaughter, booked on bench warrant for failure to appear for domestic abuse battery and fugitive charges through Baker Police Department  Bryant Reed, 26, St. Francisville, booked for bench warrant for failure to appear for speeding

Participating in the parents' meeting for Impact Charter Elementary School on June 26 are Kenytara Snowden, kindergarten teacher; Myra Harris, first-grade teacher; Eric Scott, instructional and technology specialist; Laura Tracy, first-grade teacher; Chakesha Scott, founder and Impact chief executive officer; and Christopher Smith, inaugural principal. (PHOTO/Patt Roberson)

Mike Morris Memorial Golf Tourney Sept. 26 at The Bluffs

Deadline to sign up for the annual Mike Morris Memorial Golf tournament is Sept. 19. Contact Chris Davezac at 654-0201 for more information!

The 14th annual Mike Morris Memorial Scholarship Golf Tournament will be held Friday, Sept. 26, at the Bluffs Golf Resort, 14233 Sunrise Way, in St. Francisville.

Impact Charter Elementary School to open Aug. 18

Participating in the parents' meeting for Impact Charter Elementary School on June 26 are Kenytara Snowden, kindergarten teacher; Myra Harris, first-grade teacher; Eric Scott, instructional and technology specialist; Laura Tracy, first-grade teacher; Chakesha Scott, founder and Impact chief executive officer; and Christopher Smith, inaugural principal. (PHOTO/Patt Roberson)

by Patt Roberson/PLAINSMAN CORRESPONDENT

Letter to the Editor: Don't rid the Redskins!

According to Forbes Magazine, the Redskins are the third most valuable franchise in the NFL behind the Dallas Cowboys and New England Patriots and were valued at approximately $1.6 billion as of 2013.

Don't do it! We implore the National Football League not to change the name, mascot or logo of the Washington Redskins franchise/football team.

Good networking skills equate to great connections

Lunch and Learn, a monthly series offered by the Zachary Chamber of Commerce, is churning out a wealth of knowledge in the business community. The meeting July 9 welcomed Julie Laperouse, BRAC Director of Talent Development and founder/author of Screaming Peacock. Brandy Westmoreland, Heather Prejean, guest speaker Julie Laperouse, Kate MacArthur and Terry Gomez, from left, at the American YMCA, Liberty Way, Zachary. (PHOTO/Stacy Gill)

by Stacy Gill/PLAINSMAN

Honey's Love features handmade, heartfelt goodies

Honey's Love is located at 4538 Lee St. in Zachary. Visit Honey's Love on Facebook, call 286-5308 or e-mail honeyslove00@gmail.com. Owner Lacey Lobell and the 20+ vendors gathered for a grand opening and ribbon cutting celebration July 11. (PHOTO/Stacy Gill)

Honey's Love is a shopper's haven of homemade and heart felt goodies created, designed or crafted from vendors near and far.

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The Governor’s Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Preparedness (GOHSEP) is monitoring heavy rainfall impacting much of the Louisiana.

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Deadline to sign up for the annual Mike Morris Memorial Golf tournament is Sept. 19. Contact Chris Davezac at 654-0201 for more information!

The 14th annual Mike Morris Memorial Scholarship Golf Tournament will be held Friday, Sept. 26, at the Bluffs Golf Resort, 14233 Sunrise Way, in St. Francisville.

Obituaries

Juanita Bertrand Guillory, of Eunice, 76, passed away June 15, 2014.

EUNICE--It is with heavy hearts and great sadness that we announce the loss of our loved one, Juanita Bertrand Guillory, who passed away Sunday, June 15, 2014, at Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital.

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