- Kevin Fambrough / News
Workers with J.B. James Inc. install guard rails Monday on the Burgess Avenue bridge (La. 1027) near Walker. The bridge, closed since flooding on Aug. 12, reopened Tuesday morning. Bambi Hall, public information officer for DOTD District 62 in New Orleans, said, “The roadway portion required…
- Submitted by William Smith
Watson resident William J. Smith Jr. was selected as a Featured Author for the 2016 Louisiana Book Festival, scheduled for Oct. 29. See the full story in the Arts & Entertainment section.
- Submitted by Valerie Gautreaux
Levi Milton Elementary's 4-H Club is back in session as they elect officers for the 2016-2017 school year. Elected officers as pictured are (from left) Valerie Gautreaux - Reporter/Photographer, Cameron Thames - President, Kaylee Timonet - Vice President, Summer Hilbun - Secretary, Bellah Re…
- David Normand | The News
The 2016 Southside Junior High Homecoming Court was presented during halftime on Wednesday, Oct. 12, during the Westside game. Pictured (seated, from left) are 8th graders Kahner Boyer, Savannah Bishop (Queen), Brianna Harper, Grace Robinson; (back row) 6th graders Sabrina Bishop, Hannah Mos…