East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff, Sid Gautreaux

East Baton Rouge Sheriff Sid Gautreaux will be inducted into the Louisiana Hall of Fame today along with six other inductees. Sheriff Gautreaux will be honored July 25 with the award given to governmental and civic leaders dedicated to protecting residents.
Tommy Keith, 45, Ethel, felony stalking, violation of protective orders and improper telephone communication Sedrick Davis, 26, Baton Rouge, bench warrant for failure to appear for driver must be licensed and ran red light Vickie Shoemaker, 41, Zachary, charged with improper supervision

Zachary Rotarians Ryan Vivian, far left, and Mindy Miller-Head helped welcome guest speaker, Garret Graves, former chair of the Coastal Protection and Restoration Authority of Louisiana (CPRA) and Republican candidate for the 6th Congressional District and Kevin Roig, Graves' campaign manager, from left, on July 17. (PHOTO/Stacy Gill)

by Stacy Gill/PLAINSMAN

East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff, Sid Gautreaux

Zachary Rotarians Ryan Vivian, far left, and Mindy Miller-Head helped welcome guest speaker, Garret Graves, former chair of the Coastal Protection and Restoration Authority of Louisiana (CPRA) and Republican candidate for the 6th Congressional District and Kevin Roig, Graves' campaign manager, from left, on July 17. (PHOTO/Stacy Gill)

BREC, Scotlandville Hornets Alumni Association hosts Blues & Heritage Fest July 26

Anna T. Jordan Community Park is located at 1750 Stilt Street in Baton Rouge.

BREC, along with the Scotlandville Hornets Alumni Association, will host the annual Community Blues and Heritage Festival on Saturday, July 26, from 1-7 p.m. at Anna T.

Garret Graves speaks out on LA's ports, Mississippi River, coastal erosion

Zachary Rotarians Ryan Vivian, far left, and Mindy Miller-Head helped welcome guest speaker, Garret Graves, former chair of the Coastal Protection and Restoration Authority of Louisiana (CPRA) and Republican candidate for the 6th Congressional District and Kevin Roig, Graves' campaign manager, from left, on July 17. (PHOTO/Stacy Gill)

by Stacy Gill/PLAINSMAN

Mock Trial student joins law firm as courier

Nash Joyner will be a junior at ZHS in August. He has landed a position as a courier for J. Mark Robinson, Attorney at Law, in Zachary.

by Stacy Gill/PLAINSMAN

Nash Joyner, a Zachary High student who participated on Mock Trial team last school year, has joined local trial attorney Mark Robinson's law firm as a courier.

Local residents represented Louisiana at Special Olympics USA Games

Dan Johnson won Silver in Bocce Singles, and two 4th place ribbons in Bocce Unified Team and Bocce Unified Doubles.

Special Olympics Louisiana selected five athletes, one unified partner and one coach from the Capital Area to attend the third Special Olympics USA Games.

Church Street intersection to get safer J-Turn

Zachary officials welcomes State Representative Kenny Havard and La. Department of Transportaion personnel July 17 to discuss plans of Church Street's new J-turn. Zachary City Councilmen John Coghlan, Tommy Womack and Francis Nezianya, Jeff Chatelain, project engineer with DOTD, Mayor David Amrhein and La. Representative Kenny Havard, from left. (PHOTO/Stacy Gill)

by Stacy Gill/PLAINSMAN

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Anna T. Jordan Community Park is located at 1750 Stilt Street in Baton Rouge.

BREC, along with the Scotlandville Hornets Alumni Association, will host the annual Community Blues and Heritage Festival on Saturday, July 26, from 1-7 p.m. at Anna T.

Lifestyle

Examples of renewable energy.

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Renewable Natural Resources 1001 is the first course to be offered as part of the LSU College of Agriculture’s dual enrollment program.

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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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