“Neighbors Notes” column for July 9, 2013


WEEMS COMPLETES BASIC: Army Pfc. Kenneth Weems, of Baton Rouge, graduated recently from basic military training at Fort Jackson, S.C. He is the son of Tony and Doughty Hall.

TARLETON COMPLETES BASIC: Air Force Airman David M. Tarleton graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas. Tarleton earned distinction as an honor graduate. He is the son of John Tarleton and stepson of Theresa Tarleton, both of Baton Rouge, and is a 2011 graduate of Catholic High School.


TARA HIGH SCHOOL: The Class of 1973 graduates will hold a 40-year reunion at 7 p.m. Saturday at De La Ronde Hall in Baton Rouge. Visit the Tara High School Class of 1973 Reunion Facebook page for itinerary and contact information. Events include a party at 7:30 p.m. Friday at Blend Wine & More, 304 Laurel St.

ST. MATTHIAS GRAMMAR SCHOOL IN N.O.: The Class of 1963 reunion committee is looking for classmates for a 50-year reunion. Contact Frances Ricca Bertucci, franny112@gmail.com or (504) 782-0844, or Jerry Hanafy, ghanafy@yahoo.com or (504) 208-8933, or Steve Villavaso, svillavaso1@cox.net or (504) 343-9096.

Compiled by George Morris

Advocate staff writer

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