Zachary Plainsman

East Feliciana Watchman

Silliman alum helps heal Haiti

Photo provided by Jamie Byrd -- Nurses at Respire Haiti, from left, include  Raymonde Colin, Kameryn Kline and Junie Eliphite. Kline is a Clinton native who joined the two Haitian-trained nurses at Respire Haiti, a nonprofit in Gressier founded to educate and empower orphans, children and restaveks - child slaves or servants.

When Kameryn Kline graduated from Silliman Institute in 2007, she knew she wanted to be a nurse, but the former Clinton resident never dreamed she’d end up working alongside volunteers from all over the country in poverty-stricken Haiti. Through her church,… Continue reading →

St. Francisville Democrat

West Feliciana celebrates history

Advocate photo by HOWARD ARCENEAUX -- Young girls wearing Antebellum dresses dance around the maypole at the 44th annual Audubon Pilgrimage in St. Francisville March 20-22.

The 44th annual Audubon Pilgrimage was celebrated March 20-22 around West Feliciana Parish. Visitors toured historic homes and gardens, enjoyed historic demonstrations and performances, and took in all that Louisiana’s English plantation country has to offer. A steady stream of… Continue reading →

St. Helena Echo

Around St. Helena for March 26, 2015

Stephanie Warren

Spring is in the air. Literally. From weeds to grass and tree pollen, the warm weather is here, driving airborne allergen levels through the roof. Some allergies are severe and require the attention of a doctor. For milder cases, though, home remedies may… Continue reading →