Zachary Firefighter Jeremy Wilks with his newborn, Hudson Wilks, at 7 months. Wilks loves the show Top Gear and wishes he could stunt drive with the show's hosts. (PHOTO/Submitted)

by Stacy Gill/ZACHARY PLAINSMAN Jeremy Wilks, 29, is a firefighter with the Zachary Fire Department. He is our August Firefighter of the Month. Wilks is married to Stephanie, a physical therapist in Zachary, and together they are the proud parents of a new baby, 7-month-old Hudson Wilks.

Leigh Robinson has been board member and secretary of the Regional Arts Council of Zachary. (PHOTO/Submitted)

The Regional Arts Council of Zachary eagerly welcomes Leigh Robinson as its newest board member as well as the position of secretary. Leigh Robinson, wife of attorney Mark Robinson in Zachary, was a legal secretary during college at LSU, and upon completing her undergraduate degree, she continued to be a legal secretary and paralegal.
Ricky Davis, Jr., 24, Baker, booked for domestic abuse battery (child endangerment), possession of marijuana, possession of controlled dangerous substance in the presence of a juvenile and drug paraphernalia Tiffany Tate, 33, Baton Rouge, bench warrant for failure to appear for theft

Zachary Firefighter Jeremy Wilks with his newborn, Hudson Wilks, at 7 months. Wilks loves the show Top Gear and wishes he could stunt drive with the show's hosts. (PHOTO/Submitted)

Leigh Robinson has been board member and secretary of the Regional Arts Council of Zachary. (PHOTO/Submitted)

Zachary students attend Camp RYLA

Camp RYLA students at the July 31 Zachary Rotary Club meeting. FROM LEFT: Rotarian Kate MacArthur, Rotarian Troy Landry with his daughters Karah and Sarah Landry, Abby Fuselier with her parents, Rotarians Brent and Gwen Fuselier, and Abigail Ashley with her mom, Rotarian Brandy Westmoreland. (PHOTO/Submitted)

Attendance to Camp RYLA (Rotary Youth Leadership Awards) is by scholarship only. For District 6200, Camp RYLA 2014 was held at Lake Fausse Point State Park, June 12-15, in St. Martinville.

Zachary Firefighter of the Month: Jeremy Wilks

Zachary Firefighter Jeremy Wilks with his newborn, Hudson Wilks, at 7 months. Wilks loves the show Top Gear and wishes he could stunt drive with the show's hosts. (PHOTO/Submitted)

by Stacy Gill/ZACHARY PLAINSMAN

Jeremy Wilks, 29, is a firefighter with the Zachary Fire Department. He is our August Firefighter of the Month.

Leigh Robinson named Secretary of Regional Arts Council of Zachary

Leigh Robinson has been board member and secretary of the Regional Arts Council of Zachary. (PHOTO/Submitted)

The Regional Arts Council of Zachary eagerly welcomes Leigh Robinson as its newest board member as well as the position of secretary.

Dignitaries praise Baker Workforce Center

The Baker Workforce Development Center, a partnership between Baker and BRCC, held a ribbon cutting ceremony Aug. 7 that was attended by dignitaries and leaders including U.S. Senator David Vitter, April Hawthorne representing State Senator Sharon Weston Broome, State Rep. Dalton Honore, Baker Mayor Harold Rideau, Metro Councilwoman Chauna Banks-Daniel, Dr. Andrea Lewis, Chancellor of BRCC and Pastor Ken Ellis among others. (PHOTO/Submitted)

by Patt Roberson/ZACHARY CORRESPONDENT

Zachary Council hears P&Z request, approves security details for ZPD officers

Troop 472 in Zachary attended the Zachary City Council meeting Aug. 12 to lead attendees of the meeting and the council in the Pledge of Allegiance. Boy Scouts, from left, are Nick Adams, Chad Norris, William Woodfin and Anthony Voiers. To the left of the Boy Scouts are Louisiana 6th Congressional District candidates Craig McCulloch, of Baker, and Captain Bob Bell, of Baton Rouge. (PHOTO/Submitted)

by Stacy Gill/ZACHARY PLAINSMAN

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Camp RYLA students at the July 31 Zachary Rotary Club meeting. FROM LEFT: Rotarian Kate MacArthur, Rotarian Troy Landry with his daughters Karah and Sarah Landry, Abby Fuselier with her parents, Rotarians Brent and Gwen Fuselier, and Abigail Ashley with her mom, Rotarian Brandy Westmoreland. (PHOTO/Submitted)

Attendance to Camp RYLA (Rotary Youth Leadership Awards) is by scholarship only. For District 6200, Camp RYLA 2014 was held at Lake Fausse Point State Park, June 12-15, in St. Martinville.

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Camp RYLA students at the July 31 Zachary Rotary Club meeting. FROM LEFT: Rotarian Kate MacArthur, Rotarian Troy Landry with his daughters Karah and Sarah Landry, Abby Fuselier with her parents, Rotarians Brent and Gwen Fuselier, and Abigail Ashley with her mom, Rotarian Brandy Westmoreland. (PHOTO/Submitted)

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Camp RYLA was held at Lake Fausse Point State Park in St. Martinville, June 12-15.

Attendance to Camp RYLA (Rotary Youth Leadership Awards) is by scholarship only. For District 6200, Camp RYLA 2014 was held at Lake Fausse Point State Park, June 12-15, in St. Martinville.

Obituaries

David D. Horton, 89, passed away Aug. 8, 2014, four days before his 90th birthday.

David D. Horton entered into eternal rest on Friday, Aug. 8, 2014, at his residence in Zachary.

He would have been 90 on his birthday, Aug. 12.

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