Rhonda Dennis, Morgan City native and author of the Green Bayou novels, will be at the Morgan City Public Library for a book signing from 1 to 3 p.m. Wednesday. The works will be available for purchase either individually or as a complete set which includes the six novels and three short stories for $77. The Green Bayou novels are set in Louisiana with novel five, Deceived, set in Morgan City during the Shrimp and Petroleum Festival. For further information, call the library at 985-380-4646. (Submitted Photo)
Rhonda Dennis, Morgan City native and author of the Green Bayou novels, will be at the Morgan City Public Library for a book signing from 1 to 3 p.m. Wednesday.
St. Mary Parish Foundation, an affiliate of Community Foundation of Acadiana, recently awarded nearly $12,000 to the St. Mary Parish School System to purchase novels for middle school students. In the front row, from left, are Alice Pecoraro, foundation board member; Donald Aguillard, superintendent; Kim Adams, Hanson Memorial High School; Donna Burke, Holy Cross Elementary School; Lisa Nugent, Central Catholic High School; Marshal Guidry, foundation board member; and Dr. Donna Tesi, foundation board chair. In the back row, same order, are Larry Callais, foundation secretary/treasurer; Greg Hamer Sr., foundation vice-chair; and Monica Mancuso, public school system supervisor of middle and high school instruction. (Submitted Photo)
The St. Mary Parish Foundation awarded nearly $12,000 to nine schools to purchase novels for middle school students.
St. Mary Parish Sheriff Mark Hebert reported the following arrests:
Franklin City Council members meet tonight in regular session for December.
Members of the St. Mary Parish Council will meet in regular session Wednesday at 6 p.m. at the courthouse in Franklin.
Items on the agenda include: