Meredith Delee presents Avery Young with her first place certificate in the 4-H Dog Science Contest. PHOTO/ M.W. Willis

By M.W. Willis/editor The July 21 school board meeting opened with a series of recognition and award presentations for students as well as for Louisiana Teacher of the Year Carla Jackson, a third grade teacher at Bains Elementary.

MEET THE TEROS--The family that prays, sings and plays music together, really does stay together. Performing at a Jackson church in March are Daniel, Amanda, Ashlyn, Jessica, Joanna, Timothy, Naomi, Elizabeth, Rachel, Samuel, Rebecca and Christopher Tero, from left.

by Stacy Gill/WATCHMAN By now, many have heard of or been lucky enough to have witnessed the singing, traveling Teros. The Tero family of 14, which includes parents David and Karen Tero and their 12 offspring, hail from Felixville, La.

The July Movie in the Park event, held last Friday in Wilson at the Calvin Jackson Memorial Park featured the "The Lego Movie" and a drawing for free bikes. Make plans to attend the next movie Aug. 28 in Slaughter! (PHOTOS/Brandy M. Staton)

The July Movie in the Park event, held last Friday (July 25) in Wilson at the Calvin Jackson Memorial Park, featured the "The Lego Movie" and a drawing for free bikes. Three lucky winners were chosen, one adult and two children.

Meredith Delee presents Avery Young with her first place certificate in the 4-H Dog Science Contest. PHOTO/ M.W. Willis

MEET THE TEROS--The family that prays, sings and plays music together, really does stay together. Performing at a Jackson church in March are Daniel, Amanda, Ashlyn, Jessica, Joanna, Timothy, Naomi, Elizabeth, Rachel, Samuel, Rebecca and Christopher Tero, from left.

The July Movie in the Park event, held last Friday in Wilson at the Calvin Jackson Memorial Park featured the "The Lego Movie" and a drawing for free bikes. Make plans to attend the next movie Aug. 28 in Slaughter! (PHOTOS/Brandy M. Staton)

Meet the Teros

MEET THE TEROS--The family that prays, sings and plays music together, really does stay together. Performing at a Jackson church in March are Daniel, Amanda, Ashlyn, Jessica, Joanna, Timothy, Naomi, Elizabeth, Rachel, Samuel, Rebecca and Christopher Tero, from left.

by Stacy Gill/WATCHMAN

By now, many have heard of or been lucky enough to have witnessed the singing, traveling Teros.

Wilson hosts Movie in the Park

The July Movie in the Park event, held last Friday in Wilson at the Calvin Jackson Memorial Park featured the "The Lego Movie" and a drawing for free bikes. Make plans to attend the next movie Aug. 28 in Slaughter! (PHOTOS/Brandy M. Staton)

The July Movie in the Park event, held last Friday (July 25) in Wilson at the Calvin Jackson Memorial Park, featured the "The Lego Movie" and a drawing for free bikes.

4-H University for East Feliciana students

The East Feliciana Parish 4-H University delegation who attended the awards ceremony were Jordan Blankenship, Madelyn Ray, Hannah Devall, E. Feliciana Asst. Extension Agent, Elisabeth Dighton and Jacob Fly, from left.

Four students, ranging from 8th to 12th-grades, represented East Feliciana Parish at the 2014 4-H University held on Louisiana State University’s Campus June 17-20.

2 Mississippi Residents Killed in East Feliciana Head-on Crash

Clinton and Woodland Volunteer Firefighters at the scene of a deadly crash in East Feliciana Parish last Thursday about 12:30 p.m. Two people were killed as the vehicle they were traveling in crossed the center dividing line, collided with an 18-wheeler and erupted into flames. The Norwood crash occurred on La. 67 heading toward Mississippi. (PHOTO/Brandy M. Staton)

NORWOOD--Shortly before 12:30 p.m. Thursday (July 24), Troopers from Louisiana State Police Troop A began investigating a two vehicle fatal crash that occurred on La. Hwy 67 north of La.

EFHS Tigers attend Off/Def Line Camp at Nicholls State

EFHS Tigers who attended the Off/Def Line Camp at Nicholls State University included players back row left to right: Treylan Dunn, Wardell Coleman, David Odendahl, Darius Davis, Tra'Vonte Booker, Tyga Kilbourne, Truman Seymour, Tyriece Flowers and Offensive Coordinater, Offensive Line/Defensive Line Coach Michael Odendahl. Kneeling left to right: Tommy Carter, Jacoby Westmore, Jordan Johnson, De'Vontay Dunn, Richard Robins, Tyler Matthews and Justin Jackson. Seated: Manager and Waterboy Rah Rah Robinson. (PHOTO/Submitted)

The EFHS Tiger offensive lineman, defensive lineman, linebackers, and defensive ends attended the annual Off/Def Line Camp held at Nicholls State University on June 28 - July 1.

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The July Movie in the Park event, held last Friday in Wilson at the Calvin Jackson Memorial Park featured the "The Lego Movie" and a drawing for free bikes. Make plans to attend the next movie Aug. 28 in Slaughter! (PHOTOS/Brandy M. Staton)

The July Movie in the Park event, held last Friday (July 25) in Wilson at the Calvin Jackson Memorial Park, featured the "The Lego Movie" and a drawing for free bikes.

Lifestyle

MEET THE TEROS--The family that prays, sings and plays music together, really does stay together. Performing at a Jackson church in March are Daniel, Amanda, Ashlyn, Jessica, Joanna, Timothy, Naomi, Elizabeth, Rachel, Samuel, Rebecca and Christopher Tero, from left.

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The matriarch and patriarch of the Tero legacy are Karen and David Tero, natives of Felixville, Louisiana. Karen homeschooled all her kids and enjoys making quilts. She also sings the alto. David, who is a bi-vocational pastor that is self-employed, does remodeling and maintenance work. His part in the songs? "I'm just the chauffeur!"

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The Tero siblings, all 12 of them, play a variety of instruments including the banjo, bass, dulcimer, guitar, harmonica, mandolin, piano and violin while singing alto, bass, tenor and soprano in their songs about worship and praise.

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The Tero siblings, all 12 of them, play a variety of instruments including the banjo, bass, dulcimer, guitar, harmonica, mandolin, piano and violin while singing alto, bass, tenor and soprano in their songs about worship and praise.

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Some of the older Tero kids sing in a Jackson church in the spring. FROM LEFT: Daniel, Elizabeth, Rebecca, Samuel and Christopher Tero.

by Stacy Gill/WATCHMAN

By now, many have heard of or been lucky enough to have witnessed the singing, traveling Teros.

Obituaries

Robert Junius Pigott, a resident of Bogalusa, LA, age 91, born on March 30, 1923 in Bogalusa, LA, passed away on Saturday, June 21, 2014 at Rest Haven Living Center in Bogalusa, LA.

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