Southside

Decoys attract enthusiasts

Advocate staff photo by HILARY SCHEINUK -- Decoys hand carved by Randy Griffin sit on display at BREC's Bluebonnet Swamp's Duck Duck Goose Day Saturday.

Some of the region’s oldest and most rare duck decoys were on display Saturday at Bluebonnet Swamp Nature Center’s annual Duck, Duck, Goose Day. Carvers and collectors from all over the South showed off their duck decoys, duck calls, boats paddles and… Continue reading →

Livingston

Southeast

YMCA offer free Kid Fit classes

The YMCA of the Capital Area wants families to understand how children’s perception of their weight affects their health — and what to do about it. Throughout September, which is Childhood Obesity Awareness Month, YMCAs are offering free Kid Fit classes… Continue reading →

MidCity

YMCA to offer free Kid Fit classes

The YMCA of the Capital Area wants families to understand how children’s perception of their weight affects their health — and what to do about it. Throughout September, which is Childhood Obesity Awareness Month, YMCAs are offering free Kid Fit classes… Continue reading →

Zachary Plainsman

School Board sees smooth start

Zachary school officials said they were pleased with the opening of the new school year. Superintendent Scott Devillier said the start of the 2015-16 school year on Aug. 10 was the smoothest he’s experienced yet. “There was lots of preparation that… Continue reading →

East Feliciana Watchman

Council sets Sept. 14 hearing on home rule

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St. Francisville Democrat

Polos and Pearls Night trolleys around St. Francisville

Advocate photo by HOWARD ARCENEAUX -- A trolley carries visitors from shop to shop along Ferdinand Street during Polos & Pearls Night in St. Francisville Saturday.

The St. Francisville Main Street Merchants Association hosted Polos and Pearls Night on Saturday. The evening showcased local shops, eateries and musicians around St. Francisville. Trolley transportation linked the featured locations along Commerce, Ferdinand and Royal streets.… Continue reading →

St. Helena Echo

Council sets Sept. 14 hearing on home rule

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