In spite of the 4 inches of rain the Atchafalaya Golf Course hosted 100-plus-player 2-man scramble on June 7 past. Not many golf courses would have been playable.
In early 1949 people were talking again about finally building a road to Pecan Island, the isolated chenier south of Abbeville, but nobody was taking bets that it would actually happen.
Though the 2019 flood fight isn’t over yet, the worst may be done. Now area officials are turning more attention to the long-term solution to prevent backwater flooding in the region.
Festival set for June 15 has been postponed. For info call Maxine Matthews, 985-438-8149.
Immanuel Christian School students of Anita Stanley, K4, Constance Matthews, K4, and Theresa Gaudet, K5, went on a field trip to Harry P. Williams Memorial Airport in Patterson recently. They learned about planes and helicopters and watched an airplane demonstration that included taking off, flying by and landing.
This year, first through eighth graders at Immanuel Christian School participated in the Accelerated Reader Program. The two kids in each grade who read the most words were invited to attend a field trip as a reward. The group of kids, along with the librarian, Grace Eisenman, took a boat tour with Captain Cavier Swamp Tours in Patterson. They ended their field trip at Gameday Pizza in Patterson for a celebratory lunch.
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