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.

Reginald Jackson, 21, Zachary

During the early morning hours of Monday, July 21, Reginald Jackson, 21, of 474 E. Flanacher Rd., Zachary, and Joshua Wells, 21, of 421 E. Flanacher Rd., Zachary, entered the Southern Belle Truck Stop near the south end of West Feliciana Parish, at 4027 US Hwy. 61, and robbed the store at gunpoint.

Carla Jackson, Bains Elementary, 2014 Louisiana Teacher of the Year.

By M.W. Willis Carla Jackson, who teaches third grade at Bains Elementary School near St. Francisville, is Louisiana’s teacher of the year for 2014. Ms. Jackson has taught at the elementary school since 2003, so she has more than two decades of experience in the classroom.

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)

Reginald Jackson, 21, Zachary

Carla Jackson, Bains Elementary, 2014 Louisiana Teacher of the Year.

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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.

Chief Ford elected president of Louisiana Association of Chiefs of Police

St. Francisville Police Chief G. Scott Ford, president of the Louisiana Association of Chiefs of Police

St. Francisville Police Chief G. Scott Ford was sworn in Friday, July 11, as the new president of the Louisiana Association of Chiefs of Police. Ford is succeeding Chief Jim Craft of Lafayette.

Airport, agriculture, economic development topics of Chamber event

Larry Thomas, of the East Feliciana Economic Development District, updates guests of the E. Feliciana Chamber of Commerce's summer meeting held July 17. FROM LEFT: Joe Howell, Chamber president-elect, Mike Strain, DVM, Commissioner of Agriculture & Forestry; Martin A. Macdiarmid, Chamber president; Kenny Havard, State Representative, District 62; and Johnny Arceneaux, of BRCC-Jackson Campus. (PHOTO/Brandy M. Staton)

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Nearly 40 guests attended the annual summer meeting hosted by the East Feliciana Chamber of Commerce at the Centenary Inn in Jackson July 17.

East Feliciana Parish Schools win Movin' On Up Award!

Leaders of Capital Area United Way and guest from United Way Worldwide gather for 2013-14 Annual Meeting & Awards Banquet. They are, from left: Stephen Toups, Senior Vice President and Chief Information Officer with Turner Industries and CAUW’s incoming campaign cabinet chair; CAUW President/CEO Darrin Goss, Sr.; US President of United Way Worldwide and Guest Speaker Stacey D. Stewart; Scott Berg, Market President with Lee Michael’s Fine Jewelry and CAUW’s 2013-14 Board Chair/2014-15 Governance Chair; Christy Reeves, Executive Director of the Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Louisiana Foundation and CAUW’s outgoing governance chair; and Ralph Bender, Chief Financial Officer with Manship Media and CAUW’s 2014-15 Board Chair Elect.

It was standing-room only, all to celebrate Capital Area United Way’s board of directors, donors, staff and volunteers at their 2013-14 Annual Meeting & Awards Banquet on Monday.

Three women lost in Tunica Hills call for rescue, burn their clothes

Tunica Hills WMA has very rugged terrain where hikers can easily become lost if they don't stay on the marked trails.

Once again West Feliciana Parish Sheriff’s deputies and emergency personnel found themselves looking for lost hikers in the rugged Tunica Hills, July 6.

WFP Fire Dist. No. 1 Fire Chief obtains executive fire officer certification

Fire Chief James Wood, of Fire District No. 1, completes a four-year program to receive certification in the Executive Fire Officer Program.

Fire Chief James Wood completed a four-year program recently to receive certification in the Executive Fire Officer Program.

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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.

Lifestyle

Baby Boot Camp, the fitness and nutrition program for new moms, is pleased to welcome its latest bundle of joy: Baby Boot Camp of Zachary, St. Francisville and Greenwell Springs.

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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