Named to the prestigious McNeese State University Honor Roll List were local students Ashley Rachelle Duhon, Lana Marie Guidry Guidry, Bretton Kale Lilley, Victoria Ann Thibodeaux, Ashley C. Guidry, Jada R. O'Blanc, and Katrina F. Rizzuto.
The Zigler Art Museum (ZAM) was featuring the works of Vergie Banks and son Cortrillis Banks in a exhibition entitled “Me & My Shadow”.
Southwest La. War Veterans Home resident Theodore Harris received an honorary high school diploma Thursday, December 27, 2007. With Harris to celebrate were his daughter, Mary L. Smith, War Veterans Home Administrator Bryan Batulis, and Jeff Davis Superintendent of Schools Tommy Smith.
Four Years Ago
The Town of Lake Arthur was busy preparing for their annual Mardi Gras and Parade Run.
Members attending the Live Oak DAR Meeting at Cajun Tales in Welsh were Sybil Howard, Evelyn Prague, Melba Richard, Delta Giles, Mona Clay, Gwen McMillin, Melba Bagwell, Vashti Tupper, and Leila Henry.
Members of the Jean Lafitte Pirates RV Club that enjoyed a weekend campout in Lake Charles were Sonny and Hershal Abshire, Phyliss Alexander, Wilbert and Ida Broussard, C.S. and Laudry Darbonne, Lander and Wilmae Duhon, Fredman and Ethel Theriot, Kenneth and Bertha Broussard, and Cheris and Gene Trahan.
Mr. and Mrs. Edwin David Duhon (Roxie Anna Buller) celebrated their Golden Wedding Anniversary in Jasper, Texas.
Kari Leger, Amy Chapman and Katrina Rizzuto all scored in double figures to lead the Lake Arthur Lady Tigers to a 47-41 win over the Kinder Lady Yellow Jackets.
The Kinder Yellow Jackets upset the Lake Arthur Tigers by a score of 69-62 in district play, as Kobi Turner led the Tigers with 23 points.
Five Years Ago
Roger Dale Fontenot and Kim Edith Broussard, both of Lake Arthur, were joined together in marriage on November 16, 2003.
Jerrett and Rachel Simon were celebrating the birth of a daughter, named Alyssa Jewel Simon, who was born October 27, 2003.
Seven Years Ago
Paula Gnau was the guest speaker at the American Cancer Society New Hope Support Meeting held at 4:00 p.m. in Lake Arthur.
Rachelle Marie LeBlanc of Lake Arthur and Randy Lee LeBlanc of Welsh were announcing plans for their engagement and approaching marriage.
The Lake Arthur Tigers beat the Loreauville Tigers by a score of 52-49 on the road as Gary Jones and Patrick Robinson each scored in double digits.
Heidi Fontenot and Keka Daniels led the Lake Arthur Lady Tigers to a 50-22 win over Loreauville on the road.
Twenty-three Years Ago
The Town of Lake Arthur was welcoming Marcus Blake Broussard as the first baby of 1986.
Mr. and Mrs. Frank Lilley of 308 8th Street in Lake Arthur were proudly welcoming the birth of a son, named Bretton Kale Lilley.