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.

A ribbon cutting ceremony for Lina's Kitchen was held July 15 and featured family, friends, business and city leaders and lots of food! (PHOTO/Stacy Gill)

by Stacy Gill/PLAINSMAN Lina's Kitchen, located at 4317 High St. in Zachary, is serving up a delicious menu of po-boys, burgers, daily lunch specials, beignets for breakfast and much more! Lina Deming, a Zachary resident for about 40 years, is a native of the Phillipines.
Friends of the Baton Rouge Zoo is hosting its first annual Brew at the Zoo on Friday, Oct. 10, from 6 to 10 p.m. As summer temperatures wane and the leaves begin to change colors, guests (21 and older only) are invited to the Zoo or an evening of food, beer, music and more.

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.

A ribbon cutting ceremony for Lina's Kitchen was held July 15 and featured family, friends, business and city leaders and lots of food! (PHOTO/Stacy Gill)

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

Casas for CASA fundraiser to benefit nonprofit’s advocacy for abused children

This year's playhouse, valued at nearly $17,000, was designed by Lilliput Play Homes and will be assembled by local builder Faulk and Meek General Contractors, LLC. The playhouse will be on display during the Casas for CASA playhouse fundraiser at the Mall of Louisiana July 26-Aug. 17 with $5 raffle tickets available for a chance to win. All proceeds will benefit Capital Area CASA Association to support its advocacy efforts on behalf of abused and neglected children in need of safe, permanent homes.

Capital Area CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocate) Association is pleased to announce its 20th annual Casas for CASA playhouse fundraiser presented by title sponsor Holmes Building Materials.

ULL, Lafayette officials effectively respond to bomb threat

UL Lafayette explosives-detection dog, Pepper, and her handler ULPD's Sgt. Mike LaSalle. (PHOTO/ULL)

University of Louisiana at Lafayette officials assessed the results of last Wednesday’s collaborative interagency response to a pair of bomb threats and found communications, evacuations and street

Capital Area United Way Hosts annual meeting, banquet

Leaders of Capital Area United Way and guest from United Way Worldwide gather for 2013-14 Annual Meeting & Awards Banquet. They are, from left: Stephen Toups, Senior Vice President and Chief Information Officer with Turner Industries and CAUW’s incoming campaign cabinet chair; CAUW President/CEO Darrin Goss, Sr.; US President of United Way Worldwide and Guest Speaker Stacey D. Stewart; Scott Berg, Market President with Lee Michael’s Fine Jewelry and CAUW’s 2013-14 Board Chair/2014-15 Governance Chair; Christy Reeves, Executive Director of the Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Louisiana Foundation and CAUW’s outgoing governance chair; and Ralph Bender, Chief Financial Officer with Manship Media and CAUW’s 2014-15 Board Chair Elect.

It was standing-room only, all to celebrate Capital Area United Way’s board of directors, donors, staff and volunteers at their 2013-14 Annual Meeting & Awards Banquet on Monday.

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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.

Lifestyle

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.

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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