Lake Providence farmer Robbie Howard, center, was presented the Outstanding Master Farmer Award on Jan. 10, 2019. He is pictured with, from left, LSU Vice President for Agriculture Bill Richardson; John Pitre, of the Natural Resources Conservation Service; Eric Bergeron, of Gowan; Stephen Austin, of the Louisiana Land Bank; Louisiana Department of Agriculture and Forestry Commissioner Mike Strain; and David Daigle, president of the Louisiana Association of Conservation Districts. (Photo by Olivia McClure/LSU AgCenter)

Louisiana Master Farmer Program recently graduates 13, honors outstanding participant

Thirteen farmers who completed an LSU AgCenter environmental stewardship training program were recognized at a ceremony Jan. 10.

Surrounded by family members, Jonathan Perry, left, is sworn in as Judge, 3rd Circuit Court of Appeal, during ceremonies held at the Rice Theatre in Crowley. Administering the oath is Chief Judge Ulysses Gene Thibodeaux.

Perry takes oath in Crowley ceremony

In a relatively low-key ceremony held recently at the Historic Rice Theatre in downtown Crowley, Jonathan Perry was sworn in as Judge, 3rd Circuit Court of Appeal.

Judges from the city, district, appellate and state Supreme Court were on hand for Court Opening Ceremonies for the 15th Judicial District held Friday afternoon at the Acadia Parish Courthouse.

Court is now in session

Fifteenth Judicial District Court is in session.


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