CLEANEST CITY CONTEST – Judges with the Louisiana Garden Club Federation from various parishes gather together at The Acadian Memorial with Mayor Thomas Nelson, second from left, for the Cleanest City Contest, sponsored by the St. Martinville Garden Club. The contest is held every year in an effort to make people aware of how important it is not to litter. (Submitted)
SUPPORTER OF THE YEAR – St. Bernard School’s (SBS) 2010-11 Supporter of the Year is Monica Domingue. She is the wife of Kirt Domingue and mother of SBS alum Landon, and SBS 5th grader, Braydon Domingue. From left, Kirt, Monica and Braydon Domingue; Father Paul J. LaFleur, pastor and chancellor of SBS; and Ray Latiolais, SBS principal. (Submitted)
STUDENT OF THE YEAR NOMINEES – St. Bernard School’s (SBS) 2010-11 8th grade Student of the Year nominees are, from left, Alex Lear, Tayler Gary, Katie Douet, Kristen Hamilton, Blake Hightower and Emily Robicheaux. SBS principal, Ray Latiolais, far left, presented the awards. (Submitted)
HANNAH ALEXIS CHAMBERS, 5, has been chosen as a State Finalist in the National American Miss Louisiana Pageant to be held June 30-July 2 at Lafayette Hilton Towers. Hannah will be competing in the 4-6 age division. She is the daughter of Dr. and Mrs. David Chambers of St. Martinville.
ASHLEY LATIOLAIS – St. Bernard School’s 2010-11 5th Grade Student of the Year is Ashley Latiolais, right. She was selected by the Diocese of Lafayette from 25 area catholic school 5th grade applicants. She is the daughter of Richard and Nicole Latiolais. Ray Latiolais, left, SBS principal, presents the award to Latiolais. (Submitted)
PARENTS FOR LIGHT – St. Bernard School’s Parents for Light program was held on March 17 at the Msgr. P. A. Borel Center in Breaux Bridge. The guest speaker was Rev. Buddy Breaux, left, pastor of St. Joseph Church in Loreauville. Rev. Breaux shared his spiritual journey into the priesthood and spoke about his life as a priest. Betty Comb is the religion administrator for St. Bernard School. (Submitted)
STUDENT OF THE YEAR NOMINEES – St. Bernard’s 5th grade Student of the Year nominees are, front row from left, Mallory Dupuis, Kinley Breaux, Kelli Prilliman, Reese Albert, Tori Hayes, Evan Lear and Olivia Guidry. Second row, Chloe Hamilton, Sydnea Guidry, Sarah Broussard, Peyton Domingue, Julian Leon, Ashley Latiolias and Chloe Perron. Back row, Caleb Hebert, Trent Robin, Michael Boudreaux, Kennedi Smith and Eyerlin Laviolette. (Submitted)
BREAUX BRIDGE GARDEN CLUB members visiting Courtesy Ford Lincoln, a sponsor of Blooming on the Bayou: Plant Sale and Old Fashion Trade Day Saturday, April 16. Outside the truck (from left) are David Antoine, Marce Lacouture, Leonard Fontenette, Bill Landry, Allen “Frost” Edgar, and Bernard Roberts. In the cab are Linda Price, Lynn Roy, Gloria Latiolais and Deanna Welsh. In the bed are Lois Morrough, Annie Stohl, Alaine Carlson, Jennifer Casanova, and Elaine Melancon. (Ken Grissom)