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The Art Council of Pointe Coupee’s 2020 Treasures of Pointe Coupee event has been rescheduled for August, a news release said.

Darlene Shingleur, of Neighbors Federal Credit Union, presented the Neighbors Way Brotherhood and Sisterhood Award to six students and two faculty members of the Catholic of Pointe Coupee schools. The award honors individuals who make a difference in their schools and communities. From left …

The 2020-2021 board of directors for the Krewe of Romany was installed on March 15 at the Santa Maria Clubhouse. From left are members-at-large Chelsea LeMieux and Collette Lambert, secretary Ashley Fabre, 2021 ball captain Maria Rowland, president Tara Schwartz, vice president Kim Mitchell,…

The 55th Jackson Assembly Art Show and Sale will take place Friday and Sunday, March 27-29, in conjunction with the assembly’s antique sale, plant sale and home tours.

Catholic Elementary of Pointe Coupee’s faculty and staff recognizes students each quarter for possessing the qualities of a variety of virtues. On March 3, the following students were recognized for the virtues of kindness and faithfulness: Abby Settoon, Alaina LeJeune, Foster Roy, Charlotte…

Before the Mardi Gras holiday, Catholic High of Pointe Coupee seniors Kaitlyn Dugas and Madison Folse organized a service project, Pennies for Patients.

The Livonia High School FFA welding teams picked up team and individual honors at the annual FFA Welding Contest for Area IV on the campus of the Pelican Chapter Associated Builders and Contractors School on March 11.  

The Volunteer income Tax Assistance (VITA) program is available to prepare free federal and state income tax returns for qualified individuals, according to a news release.

Applications are being accepted for three Dr. Robert N. Helm Fund Scholarships that will be awarded to seniors at the three Pointe Coupee Parish high schools.

The Pelican Chamber Music Series will conclude it’s 2019-2020 season with a performance of the Brahms Piano Quintet featuring several prestigious guest artists. The concert will take place at the Poydras Center in New Roads, Sunday, March 15th at 3:00pm. The concert is free and all are welco…

Rosenwald High Class of 1984 will be holding a meeting to plan for the Rosenwald Alumni Roll Call. The meeting will be at 2 p.m. Saturday, March 28, at the Pointe Coupee Parish Library.  

Rougon Elementary’s Students of the Month for February are, first row from left, Jasey Moxley, French Immersion; Peyton Louis, first grade; Josie Lynch, second grade; Kyler Edwards, pre-K; and Aubrey Weger, kindergarten. Second row: Noor Abdo, fourth grade; Jyren Powell, eighth grade; Brendo…

Camping is one of the most valuable experiences a child can have.

The LaCour family was one of many celebrating another Mardi Gras at the New Roads carnival parades.

The Pointe Coupee Council on Aging will host its Spring Bingo Party from 9:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Friday, March 13, at the Scott Civic Center.

The Pointe Coupee Ministers’ Conference annual Christian Education Leadership School will be held on Saturday, February 29, 2020,  from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. at First Baptist Church, 824 Main st., New Roads, LA . Courses offered: Effective Bible Reading; Survey of Romans; Christian Education: the…

Many in South Louisiana consider cooking more than just a necessity; it has been called a way of life, a pastime  and even an opportunity to experience and build on family traditions.

The Westside Sponsoring Committee and Industrial Areas Foundation (IAF) have held two leaders meetings recently to build a broad-based organization of congregations and communities in Pointe Coupee, Iberville and West Baton Rouge parishes.

What makes a good death? This is a question that many people prefer not to think about in their day-to-day lives. However, for patients facing an uncertain future, it is an extremely relevant reality.

The Volunteer income Tax Assistance (VITA) program is available to prepare free federal and state income tax returns for qualified individuals, according to a news release.

The Community Center of Pointe Coupee is proud to present its judges for the 2020 Mardi Gras parade entitled: “At the Movies.”

The Pointe Coupee Ministers’ Conference annual Christian Education Leadership School will be held on Saturday, February 29, 2020,  from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. at First Baptist Church, 824 Main st., New Roads, LA . Courses offered: Effective Bible Reading; Survey of Romans; Christian Education: the…

Seven-year-old Micah D’Arensbourg killed his first deer, a spike, on a weekend trip to Alabama with his dad, Joshua (pictured) and his Popi. Micah is the grandson of Banner Publisher Bonnie D’Arensbourg.

STEM Magnet Academy of Pointe Coupee has released its academic scholar list for the second grading period.

Alpha Lambda educators of Delta Kappa Gamma Society International began their 2019 Fleur de Lis Project on Oct. 26 hosting Boy Scouts visiting Pointe Coupee Parish. Boy Scout Troop 164, Nashoba District, Istrouma Area Council, from Loranger attended the Southeast District Louisiana Organizat…

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