THE POST-SIGNAL / Saja Hoffpauir
The Attakapas Study Club of Crowley met at the home of Roy Lynn Trahan on Wednesday, Dec. 14, for its annual Christmas social. The 15 members and one guest on hand enjoyed a program presented by Chad Boudreaux, pastor of music at First Baptist Church in Crowley, who played the acoustic guitar and sang a variety of Christmas songs. Following a gift exchange, the women enjoyed a lunch of homemade vegetable soup, ham, side dishes and desserts. The luncheon was co-hosted by Jackie Keyes, Mae Prather, June Hupp, Jeri Stevenson and Gerry Meche. Those in attendance included, seated from left, Elizabeth Regan, Prather, Ella Bertrand, Jackie Buescher, Trahan; standing, Stevenson, Meche, Jo-Anne Arnaud, Keyes, Shirley Griffin, Bonnie Matirne, Dot Simon, Bettie Duhon, Josie Millet, Barbara Lengefeld, Chad Boudreaux and Hupp.
Donald and Mary Blanchard of Midland and Tony and Darlene Hargroder of Central are pleased to announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their children, Hollie Elizabeth Blanchard and Chri
Additional sisters on hand for the group’s Second Annual Christmas Round Robin included, from left, Joycie Green, Bertha Stevens, Cynthia Dominick, LaQuanta Evans, Evelyn Julian, Ruth Andrus and Sheryl Alexander. Also present but not pictured were Latanya Evans, Krystal Chevis, Aisha Ali, Sheriata Hollier and Regina Briscoe.
Beautifully appointed homes, fine dining, laughter and sisterly fellowship marked the recent Second Annual Christmas Round Robin dinner held by the members of the Delta Sigma Theta Crowley Alumnae
LSN STAFF PHOTO / Josie Henry
In an effort to remind youth of the real meaning of Christmas, the Knights of Columbus Sacré Coeur Council 5499 sponsored a “Keep Christ in Christmas” poster contest. Winners in the various age categories included, seated from left, Cheyenne Guidry, Jack Dudding, Madalyn Mathiew, Cal Rosinski, Elijah Murphy, Ahna Fontenot, John Ronkartz, London Latiolais; standing from left, Johnny Haines (Knights contest chair), Caitlyn Walker, Sydnie Schexnayder, Lauren Hoffpauir, Caroline Baker, Bernadette Cormier (Ladies Auxiliary chair) and Grand Knight E.J. Mareceaux.
The true “Reason for the Season” is often lost in all the commercialism and hoopla of gift-giving, but members of Sacré Coeur Council 5499, Knights of Columbus, are doing something about that.