Dough & Joe

The Greater Pointe Coupee Chamber of Commerce recently celebrated the grand opening of Dough & Joe, a gourmet mini-donut and specialty coffee shop, 112 Riche St., in downtown New Roads. At the ceremony were, from left, Christine St. Romain, Guaranty Bank; Dough & Joe employee Callie Nipple; Chamber of Commerce board member April LeJeune; parish Economic Development Executive Director Les Cantrell, Dough & Joe co-owner Erica Guerin and her daughter Shannon Guerin, New Roads Mayor Cornell Dukes, New Roads Main Street Manager Paula Lambert, Chamber of Commerce board member Carlyn Morales and Banner advertising representative Gail Hurst. In the background were Pointe Coupee Parish Councilman Charles “Gumball” Watkins, New Roads Public Works employee George Miller, New Roads Mayor Pro-Tem Theron Smith and Dough & Joe co-owner Brad Guerin.