Tin Can Tales explores depths of life on board

Advocate staff photo by CHARLES CHAMPAGNE  --  Gabriel McKisson, 2, plays with the wooden ship-wheel at the Pirates and Princesses event Sunday at the USS KIDD Veterans Museum.

The USS Kidd Veterans Memorial & Museum is offering a special night aboard the retired Fletcher-class naval destroyer, listening to tales from the ship’s glory days and more. Scheduled for Saturday, and beginning at 6:30 p.m., Tin Can Tales is an exclusive… Continue reading →

Zachary Plainsman

Zachary High video class grows into production company

Advocate staff photo by STACY GILL -- WZHS, Zachary High School's production team of broadcast journalism students, includes front row, from left, Lauren Lane, Jori Gardner, Emma Dry, Reagan Staggs, Skylar Shaw and Keyona Meeks; and back row, Dustin Blanchard, Tyre Hodges, Austin Etue, Brynn Daniel and teacher Debby Lowery.

What started out as a small class teaching video production has grown into a full-blown high school production company at Zachary High School. Appropriately called WZHS, 11th- and 12th-grade students taking the broadcast journalism elective learn about video editing and… Continue reading →

East Feliciana Watchman

Around East Feliciana for Oct. 8, 2015

Stacy Gill

It’s Homecoming Week at East Feliciana High School, and the 2015 homecoming court, king and queen will be presented during a coronation ceremony from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Thursday at the Early Childhood Learning Center in Clinton.… Continue reading →

St. Francisville Democrat

Race warriors overcome obstacles

Advocate staff photo by BRIANNA PACIORKA -- Amanda Young, right, laughs after pulling herself out of the mudpit during the Warrior Dash held in St. Francisville on Saturday.

Warrior Dash is an obstacle course 5K race aimed at the general public. It is held in various locations, including St. Francisville on Oct. 3. Obstacles include fire, walls, wooded lakes that must be waded across and muddy back roads.… Continue reading →

St. Helena Echo