This transparency design won Georgie Petitjean first place in Class 1 - “Fashion - What Will We Wear?” - of the Design Division. Petitjean’s design also took the coveted Designer’s Choice Award.

Carol Trahan took top honors in the Horticulture Division with her moth orchid. The plant won both the Award of Horticultural Excellence and the Grower’s Choice Award.

Marlene Brantley took first place in Class 2 - “Housing: Where Will We Live?” - of the Design Division with her construction design.

In Class 3 - “Food: What Will We Eat? - of the Design Division, Marilyn Lawson won first place with her informal table design.

Sissy Gall won first place in Class 4 - “Transportation: How Will We Get There?” of the Design Division with this low-profile design.

Standard Flower Show winners announced

The Crowley Garden Club hosted its 39th Annual Standard Flower Show on Thursday and Friday, April 25-26.

LSN PHOTO / Chris Rosa
Standing with pastors of St. Landry Parish churches recently burned in an alleged hate crime, Vice President Mike Pence, right, said the entire country is behind the three congregations who lost their place of worship. The Vice President visited Mount Pleasant Baptist Church (above) near Opelousas on Friday.

Vice President shares hope

Sancha Noel Smith said only good could happen by U.S. Vice President Mike Pence meeting and visiting with parishioners of three churches that burned in March and April near Opelousas.


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