New Orleans- It was the efforts of Girl Scout entrepreneurs in the first Girl Scout Council of Southeast Louisiana-sponsored Cookie Sale in 1969 that helped the Girl Scouts build Camp Whispering Pines in Independence.Now, 37 years later, with Girl Scout Camp Covington and Camp Whispering Pines damaged from Hurricane Katrina, the Council is relying once again on its young members to hold a successful Cookie Sale, which began January 21.
Reviewed by Johnathan Zeringue Before I Fall is a realistic fiction novel written by Lauren Oliver. The plot centers on February 12th when Samantha Kingston’s world changes after one tragic accident. Oliver’s realistic fiction story […]
It was summer vacation with a twist for the Graffagninis as they loaded on their 45-foot “BMX bus” for a whirlwind tour of the U.S. “We made the whole loop,” said Luling native Anne Graffagnini […]
More than 300 backpacks with school supplies were given to local school students at the Keltric and Sarah Lockett Back-to-School Giveaway. Giveaways were July 28 at the Killona Fire Hall and on July 29 at […]