Southside

Family Fit Day spotlights healthy options around BR

Advocate staff photo by JOHN OUBRE -- Kids bounce in an inflatable on Saturday at City-Brooks Park on Dalrymple Drive during Family Fit Day.

The streets around City-Brooks Community Park and City Park Lake were closed May 21 for Healthy Baton Rouge’s Family Fit Day, held at various locations around the area. Adrian Brumfield, health educator at Our Lady of the Lake Regional Medical… Continue reading →

Southeast

Family Fit Day spotlights healthy options around BR

Advocate staff photo by JOHN OUBRE -- Anna Verrett, age 10, rolls in the hamster ball with the assistance of BREC staff person Theresa Griffin on Saturday at City-Brooks Park on Dalrymple Drive during Family Fit Day.

The streets around City-Brooks Community Park and City Park Lake were closed May 21 for Healthy Baton Rouge’s Family Fit Day, held at various locations around the area. Adrian Brumfield, health educator at Our Lady of the Lake Regional Medical… Continue reading →

MidCity

Sacred Heart eighth-graders say goodbye

Photo provided by Lisa Black Cossé -- Gathered at the Sacred Heart of Jesus School eighth-grade promotion ceremony on May 18 are, first row from left, Jane Singleton, Alex Colbert, Emily DeMeulenaere, Elise Encalade, Abby Wall, Anthony Tempanaro, Ashley Stevens, Tyler Toussant, Kendall Ourso and Caroline Feduccia; second row, Principal Joan Hutson, London Scott, Martin Helouin, Caroline Dazzio, Emily Reynaud, Carlette Dunn, Beau Brown, Trey Spears, Seth Harden and eighth-grade homeroom teacher and English teacher Beth Jones; third row, Ben Bookman, Caroline Creech, Jake Strupp, Ty Grenfell, Kylon Haynes, Amelia Cave and the Rev. Miles Walsh; and fourth row, Maggie Hurdle, Faith Woods, Mikiyah Parker, Abby Ligon and Kelvin Givens.

Sacred Heart of Jesus School bid farewell to its eighth-grade Class of 2016 with a week of activities. The annual Eighth Grade Family Supper was held at the Catholic Life Center on May 16, where students received nonacademic awards and watched a… Continue reading →

Zachary Plainsman

A field day of fun

Advocate staff photo by STACY GILL -- Rollins Place Elementary School second-graders, from left,  Makaye Kilbourn, Michael Daigre, Memphis Hernandez, Cullen Howard and Kinley Davis participate in a field day exercise called Saturday Night Bath. The students' last day was May 18.

First- and second-graders at Rollins Place Elementary School in Zachary prepared themselves for an active summer by competing in outdoor field day events on May 18, the last day of school. The students rotated four classrooms at a time through the various… Continue reading →

East Feliciana Watchman

St. Francisville Democrat

Board opens well bids

St. Helena Echo