A training trailer was used at Louisiana State University Eunice during a fire fighting skills session titled Evidence Based Scientifically Proven Fire Attack. The training was the last day of a three-day conference at LSUE. The Louisiana Company Officer Leadership Conference was held for the second time at LSU Eunice. The event is sponsored by LSU Eunice, Professional Fire Fighters Association of Louisiana and LSU Carrol L. Herring Fire & Emergency Training Institute. Below, Lt. Christian Wiggins of the Franklin Fire Department participated in the session. (Photos by Harlan Kirgan)

About 100 Louisiana firefighters spent three days at LSU Eunice learning skills from leadership to a fire fighting tactic that one of the state’s top trainers calls controversial. Dave Casey, director of the LSU Carrol Herring Fire & Emergency Training Institute in Baton Rouge, said training was for first-line supervisors.

Lawrence L. Blackburn

Authorities are asking for the public’s help in finding a Morgan City man wanted for first-degree murder. He’s wanted in connection with a Monday shooting in Lafayette that left one man dead and another in critical condition.

A training trailer was used at Louisiana State University Eunice during a fire fighting skills session titled Evidence Based Scientifically Proven Fire Attack. The training was the last day of a three-day conference at LSUE. The Louisiana Company Officer Leadership Conference was held for the second time at LSU Eunice. The event is sponsored by LSU Eunice, Professional Fire Fighters Association of Louisiana and LSU Carrol L. Herring Fire & Emergency Training Institute. Below, Lt. Christian Wiggins of the Franklin Fire Department participated in the session. (Photos by Harlan Kirgan)

Lawrence L. Blackburn

Fiery violin and guitar duo to perform in Morgan City

Alex DePue and Miguel DeHoyos will perform their classical and popular repertoire at Morgan City Municipal Auditorium in Morgan City at 7:30 p.m. Nov. 17.
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International duo Alex DePue and Miguel DeHoyos will transport concert-goers on a wildly eclectic and virtuosic tour of classical and popular repertoire at Morgan City Municipal Auditorium in Morg

Doctor speaks to Kiwanians

Dr. Nick Sells of Atchafalaya Internal Medicine was the guest speaker for the Kiwanis Club of East St. Mary’s Oct. 31 meeting. Sells is an infectious disease specialist as well as an internal medicine physician. He spoke about the different types of diseases he treats at his clinic. From left are Kiwanis Club member Emily Berry, club President Sadie Aucoin, and Sells.
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Dr. Nick Sells of Atchafalaya Internal Medicine was the guest speaker for the Kiwanis Club of East St. Mary’s Oct. 31 meeting.

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Delta Waterfowl is taking a key step in the organization’s continued growth with the formation of state committees in Louisiana and North Carolina.

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Mr. and Mrs. Lance Fontenot
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Natalyn Luci Sonnier and Lance Christopher Fontenot were united in holy matrimony April 25 at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Patterson. The Rev. Herb Bennerfield officiated the nuptial mass.

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