Events & Announcements

Life Church offers Spring Alpha Course

BOUTTE – The Spring Alpha Course at Life Church can help you find important answers to questions you may have about God’s plan for your life. The course begins on Feb. 29 with a friendship dinner. The course is free and will continue for 10 weeks. Each week will include dinner, a talk and a small group discussion. Childcare and food for children is provided. For registration or information, call (985)785-2413. The Course will be held at the Fellowship Hall at Life Church, 13271 Highway 90 in Boutte. Non-denominational and all are welcome. […]

Events & Announcements

Holy Family holds Lenten mission

LULING – Holy Family Catholic Church will have its Lenten Mission, themed “The Serious Season” on Feb. 28-March 1. Confession will be held from 6:20-6:50 each of those days with Mass at 7 p.m. The church is located at 155 Holy Family Lane in Luling. There will be no 8:30 a.m. Mass on these days.
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Banquet will benefit shelter for abused women, children

BOUTTE – The Alpha Daughters of Zion is sponsoring a fundraiser banquet on Feb. 25 at 7 p.m. All proceeds will go toward maintaining a shelter for women and children who are victims of domestic violence or who are homeless. Featured guests are Dr. Marilyn Diggs, Patrice Wilson of Houston, Texas and One Accord. Tickets to the event are $25 and it will be held in the John L. Dorsey Multi-Purpose Building, 13635 Old Spanish Trail in Boutte. For more information and tickets, call (985)308-0819.

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Obituaries

Wanda Marie Manard

Wanda Marie Manard passed away on Feb. 14, 2012 in Harahan. She was the beloved wife of the late Kilburn R. Manard Sr., and mother of Kilburn R. Manard Jr. and the late Michael L. Manard. She was preceded in death by her six brothers and sisters. She was the grandmother of Matthew L. Manard and Julie Stites, and great-grandmother of Corrine and Grant Stites.

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Obituaries

Rose Mary Landaiche Haydel

Rose Mary Landaiche Haydel, 89, passed away at Ormond Nursing and Care Center in Destrehan on Feb. 14, 2012. She was the beloved wife of the late Robert Raymond Haydel, daughter of the late John Landaiche Sr. and Fidelia Schexnayder Landaiche, sister of Myrtis L. Woods, John Landaiche Jr., Marjorie L. Barnhart, the late Floyd Landaiche, Dorothy L. Rybiski and Rogerie Landaiche; also survived by many nieces and nephews. She was a graduate of the La. School for the deaf in Baton Rouge. She was employed by Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Orleans. She and her late husband were active members of St. Gerard Deaf Community, parishioners of Blessed Selos Catholic Church, and past Queen of their Mardi Gras Ball. Special thanks to the staff at Ormond Nursing and Care Center who took special care of Rose Mary.

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Obituaries

Helen Victor Etienne

Helen Victor Etienne, 80, passed away on Feb. 4, 2012 at East Jefferson Hospital in Metairie. She was the daughter of the late Paul and Celia Victor, wife of the late John Etienne, mother of Rhonda Anderson, Ezetta Taylor and the late George Leobaux; mother-in-law of Gerald Anderson, Lawrence Taylor Jr. and Stella Leobaux; sister of Evelina Diggs, the late Dorothy Mae Jones, Cora Lee Smith, Gladys Warner, Ferman, Paul and Chester Victor; sister-in-law of Clarence Diggs, Patricia and Myrtle Victor, the late Stella Mae Victor, O.C. Jones, Joseph Smith Sr. and Lloyd Warner Sr.; and also survived by seven grandchildren, nine great-grandchildren, twoGodchildren and a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. She was a native and resident of Montz.

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