Riverside holds commencement exercises

Published 12:00 am Wednesday, May 31, 2000

L’Observateur / May 31, 2000

RESERVE – Riverside Academy graduated its Class of 2000 May 19 on the school’s football field.

Katie Ann Hymel was valedictorian, and Blake Joseph Luminais was salutatorian.

Hymel, daughter of Ann and Herbert Hymel of Garyville, plans to attend the University of Louisiana at Lafayette to obtain a degree in dietetics. Shereceived a scholarship from UL-Lafayette as well offers from Louisiana Tech and Northwestern Louisiana University.

Hymel, a TOPS scholar, recently placed first in general business at the District Literary Rally. During her senior year Hymel received numeroushonors, including Outstanding Member of the Southern Sweethearts, Homecoming Queen and RA Sweetheart 2000 and her classmates chose her as Miss Senior, Most Likely to Succeed and Most Attractive.

Luminais, son of Etta and Brad Luminais of LaPlace, plans to attend Louisiana State University in the fall and major in electrical engineering. During hissenior year at Riverside the TOPS graduate was a Boys’ State delegate, an Academic All-State Composite team selection for football and an active member of the Student Council as a senior representative.

Honor graduates were Katie Hymel, Blake Luminais, Brandi Falgoust, Lindsey Cox, Joseph Trosclair, Ashley Weber, Crystal Bonura, Jennifer Guidry and Jill Scioneaux.

Members of the Riverside Academy Class of 2000 are Eljin Michael Alleman, Ernest Joseph Bailey III, Wesley Mitchell Bonstaff, Crystal Amber Bonura, Christopher James Bourgeois, Jason Paul Brister, Rhett Lee Brunet, David Joseph Bugner, Chad Mitchell Capdeboscq, Anthony Wayne Carver Jr., JasonAllen Cleveland, Ryan Scott Cole, Michael Robert Cooper, Lindsey Elizabeth Cox, Christy Jeanne Davis, Lindsey Rochelle Deroche, Sidney Armand Donaldson Jr., Joseph Mitchell Drago, Scott Anthony Duhe and Dustin PaulDuhon.

Also, David Andrew Easley, Brian Joseph Entremont, Joshua Byron Evans, Brandi Lynn Falgoust, Jason Vincent Ferguson, Travis Ronald Fox, Williams Paul Frechette, Jessica Anne Gommel, Troy Anthony Gonzales, Amie Marie Graugnard, Shane Michael Gray, Jennifer Michel Guidry, Tina Marie Hales, Jason Scott Hayes, Amy Katherine Homer, Katie Ann Hymel, Richard Paul Hymel, Mandy Elizabeth Jouty, Emily Ann Keller, Jenny Lynn Klibert, Travis Michael Klibert, Leslie Marie Lambert, Nicole Elizabeth Lambert, Jennifer Catherine Langley, Seth Michael LeBlanc, Brandi Lynn Louque and Blake Joseph Luminais.

Also, Doneisha LaFaye Mann, Ronald Michael Mason, Kaleb Michael Mayes, Mary Therese Melancon, Amanda Rae Millet, Michael Joseph Mohon, Corrin Ann Mollere, Nicholas Michael Morvant, Carissa Lea Muller, Kaci Ann Oubre, David Israel Parks, Sadie Jean Pruitt, Casey Lee Remondet, Scott Wade Rivere, Benjamin Paul Rodrigue, Gary Lynn Rogers Jr., Johnnie-Lynn Romero and NikkiLynn Roussel.

Also, John Anthony Sanchez, Daniel Luke Sanderson, Lorne Joseph Schexnayder Jr., Lanie Lynn Schexnayder, Jill Marie Scioneaux, LauraElizabeth Sharpless, Tasha Ann Simon, Jennifer Marie Smith, Michael David Sparcella, Daniel Joseph Stein, Noelle Tiffany Stiegler, Jennifer Dawn Suthers, Joseph Luke Trosclair, Randy Scott Vicknair, Ashley Michelle Weber and Ashley Ann Zeringue.