Monday, January 21
Boys State has been a program of The American Legion since 1935, and it is among the most respected educational programs of government instruction for high school students.
Just before the final round of Family Feud, library associate Dustin Cotton of the Albany-Springfield Branch had a special gift for the contestants.
LIVINGSTON - Livingston Parish Library’s adult literacy initiative is moving to the next level by winning a $1,500 grant award from ProLiteracy, a nonprofit organization that promotes adult literacy through content development, programs, and advocacy.
LIVINGSTON -- Standing on stage with nothing but his guitar, Clifton Brown of the Junction Cast had a simple request for the gathered audience.
WATSON -- University of Louisiana-Monroe sophomore Lilah Thibodeaux stopped the robotics students and their parents just before they walked out of the Live Oak High School cafeteria, which would signal the end of the week-long camp.
WATSON -- As more than 150 parents and children mingled inside of C.B. Wheat Gymnasium, 9-year-old Addison King located Live Oak High Eaglette Emily Shewmake amid the chaos and ran into her arms.
Three 4-H members and two 4-H volunteers from Livingston Parish participated in the National 4-H Shooting Sports competition in Grand Island, Nebraska, from June 25-30, 2017.
DENHAM SPRINGS -- The line outside the meeting room of the Denham Springs-Walker Library stretched down the corridor, which echoed with the many voices of children and their parents as they anxiously waited to get inside.
ALBANY -- Children were lined up behind youth services librarian Rachel Collings as she dropped the Mentos into the two-liter bottle of Diet Coke.
Less than four months after publishing her first novel, Denham Springs native Chelsea Jagot will be the featured author at a book signing.
Carey and Phyllis Mack, of Port Vincent, recently traveled with the VFW Travelers to Niagara Falls. The couple enjoyed the Hornblower Cruise. The couple enjoys traveling. Their next trip with the group is to Mackinac Island in Northern Michigan.
DENHAM SPRINGS -- Livingston Parish Sheriff Jason Ard’s voice cracked as he recounted his personal experience of the Great Flood of 2016.
The Fourth of July is the celebration of our nation’s birth, but I also use that date to remind myself of the cultural practices that need our attention.
DENHAM SPRINGS -- When the St. Francis Episcopal Church was first erected 40 years ago, its initial purpose was to serve as a temporary site until a bigger, more grand building could be built on the church’s five-acre lot.
DENHAM SPRINGS -- Louisiana Supreme Court Justice Jefferson D. Hughes III had originally planned to talk about something else when he was invited to be guest speaker at the Livingston Parish Republican Women’s monthly meeting in July.
Pride swelled up inside Denham Springs native Jorie McDonald as she sat in the stands of Yankee Stadium on Wednesday, May 17.
Louisiana faces a serious shortage of health care professionals, and the Central Louisiana Area Health Education Center (CLAHEC) wants to fix that.
Kappa Kappa Iota members held their end of the year banquet at Duke's Seafood on Thursday, May 18. While the ladies celebrated a successful year, they also recognized two members who received the Young Violet Grant at the Kappa Kappa Iota State Convention. Tiffany Battistella and Karly Rober…
DENHAM SPRINGS -- Launch Therapy Center is celebrating the success from their first annual “Reaching for the Stars” gala on June 8 at Forest Grove Plantation.
The VFW Travelers of Denham Springs recently visited Niagara Falls. The group of 45 enjoyed touring Niagara Falls, Welland Shipping Canal, Queen Victoria Park, Hornblower Cruise, tour of Toronto and Casa Loma Castle. The group then enjoyed a Kentucky Derby tour on their way home. Front row, …
The Louisiana Chapter of Healthcare Financial Management Association (HFMA) announced its new officers for the 2017-2018 term at its Annual Institute in Lafayette on Monday, May 1.
Mystic Star Chapter 108 Order of The Eastern Star, Denham Springs, delivered food to the food pantry of Mighty Moms in Denham Springs. This is the Worthy Matrons community project for her year. From left: Judith Duncan Worthy Matron, Mary Berthelot, Dawn Birdsong of Mighty Moms and James Dun…
The Port Vincent chapter of the Livingston Volunteers for Family and Community (LVFC) club crafted gorgeous Mother’s Day corsages to pin on mothers at the Golden Age Nursing Home in Denham Springs on May 12.
John Hickey served as guest speaker for the Thursday, June 15 meeting of the Edward Livingston Historical Association at the Main Branch of the Livingston Parish Library System.