“Neighbors Notes” column for Aug. 13, 2013

Academic

OAK ALLEY FOUNDATION AWARDS SCHOLARSHIP: Oak Alley Foundation has awarded Clay Steib, a St. James High School graduate, a $1,500 scholarship to South Central Louisiana Technical College, River Parishes Campus, in Reserve. Starting this year, Oak Alley Foundation will award this scholarship to a St. James High School graduating senior who chooses to continue his/her studies at SCLTC.

Steib was selected for his academics (2.5 GPA or better) and for his contributions to St. James High School.

Reunions

ST. MATTHIAS GRAMMAR SCHOOL: The Class of 1963 will hold a 50-year reunion on Sept. 21. Contact Frances Ricca Bertucci, franny112@gmail.com, (504) 782-0844; Jerry Hanafy, ghanafy@yahoo.com, (504) 208-8933; or Steve Villavaso, svillavaso1@cox.net, (504) 343-9096.

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