Local briefs

Landry gets parish
GOP endorsement
The St. Mary Republican Parish Executive Committee has endorsed Jeff Landry for Louisiana attorney general.

St. Mary CAA launches coat drive

Taking part in the St. Mary Community Action Agency Head Start coat and supply drive are, from left: Jalisa Stewart; Monica Harding; Delores Stewart; Baldwin Mayor Donna Lancelin; the Rev. Carl Lewis, pastor of Triumph Baptist Church of Franklin; Almetra J. Franklin, St.Mary CAA CEO and Head Start administrator; Franklin Mayor Raymond Harris Jr.; and Eugene Foulcard, St.Mary CAA finance director and city councilman.
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The St. Mary Community Action Agency hopes to expand a successful Head Start school supply drive into a successful coat drive, too.

TDT finishers reap rewards

These prize checks won’t cover expenses – which included extensive chiropractic care between the Tour de la Rivière Rouge and Tour du Teche for (from left) Chris Champion, Phil Bowden, Heather Harrison Bobby Smart, and Wendell Smith – but they’re appreciated nonetheless. Between the two races, team Riverfitness won a total of $4,700. _ (Photo by Sandy Goynes Yonley)

Paddlers earning cash prizes in Tour du Teche 135, the ultramarathon canoe/kayak race finishing in Berwick Sunday, Oct.


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