Trees teach a larger lesson

Published 12:00 am Tuesday, July 22, 2008

Judge Tom Daley (center) helps Ashley Givens (left), Tralandre Paine (back), and Percy Jones as the teens spread mulch around one of the young oak trees that populate Highway 51 Park in Laplace. The teens are part of the St. John Youth Corps program that benefits troubled youths in the parish. For full coverage, see page 2A. (Staff photo by Robin Shannon)