Young and old, paddlers representing nine states arrived in Berwick Bay Sunday as they completed the 135-mile Tour du Teche canoe, kayak and pirogue race through the heart of Louisiana’s Cajun Coun
St. Mary Parish Sheriff Mark Hebert reported the following arrests:
Franklin’s Harvest Moon Festival is Oct. 25 along downtown Main Street.
Baldwin candidates in the Nov. 4 election will be featured Tuesday at the Baldwin Civic Center.
Mayoral candidates are Benny J. Druilhet, Michael Lancelin and Donna Lanceslin.
South Louisiana Community College’s Franklin Campus will be offering general education course and associates degrees this spring.
Included studies are:
“Happy World Carnival” will open Thursday and continue through Monday at Lighthouse Missionary Baptist Church on Barrow Street.
Franklin Fire Department is promoting Fire Prevention Week Oct. 5-11, to remind local residents about the importance of having working smoke alarms in the home and testing them monthly.
As a result of the test session hosted by the Bayouland Emergency Amateur Radio Service (BEARS), three individuals have passed tests and become ham radio operators. They are, from left, Brock Hollier, Tessa Steitzinger and Anthony Hollier. The FCC will be issuing their respective ham radio call letters, which will enable them to legally get on the air for the first time. BEARS is available to help anyone who wishes to study for a ham radio license or who would like to take a test for any of the licenses available in the amateur service bands.
As a result of the test session hosted by the Bayouland Emergency Amateur Radio Service (BEARS), three individuals have passed tests and become ham radio operators.