Rotary Club of Crowley

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Dr. Carrie L. Castille, USDA Rural Development state director, discusses infrastructure needs in rural communities in Louisiana, during the recent meeting of the Rotary Club of Crowley.

Helping fund, develop small communities

Dr. Carrie L. Castille, state director of USDA Rural Development, was the keynote speaker for the recent meeting of the Rotary Club of Crowley.

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The Crowley Rotary Club welcomed Pete Croughan, Louisiana Department of Health Chief of Staff, for an update on cancer care in Louisiana. Those on hand for the meeting were, from left, Suzy Webb, president-elect; Croughan, Louisiana Department of Health, guest speaker; Sue Croghan and Dr. Tim Croghan, of the Louisiana State University Rice Experiment Station, vocational speaker.

Croughan talks cancer care in La.

Louisiana does not have different cancer than other places, however, statistics show a much later diagnoses for patients in the Sportsman’s Paradise.

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The Rotary’s featured speakers were Peggy Sandidge, left, vocational speaker; and Barney Lejeune, executive director of Jacob Crouch Suicide Prevention Services.

Suicide prevention, awareness focus of Rotary meeting

Barney Lejeune, executive director of the Jacob Crouch Suicide Prevention Services, delivered a presentation to the Crowley Rotarians.

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Representatives of OncoLogics educated Rotarians on preventative cancer screening. Those presenting during Tuesday’s meeting included, from left, Dr. Jonathan W. Thompson of OncoLogics, Gwen Foreman, vocational speaker; and Beth Hamilton, Market Development Manager, OncoLogics.

Rotarians get lesson on cancer screening, treatments

Local Rotarians met on Tuesday of this week when Jonathan W. Thompson, M.D., of Oncologics, discussed suggested cancer screenings and explained radiation treatment.

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