Way Back Wednesday: Dec. 13, 2017
Published 12:01 am Wednesday, December 13, 2017
- Dec. 16, 1971: Scheduled to take part in the Gumbo Festival beauty pageant in the Elementary Building at Riverside Academy are, front row, from left, Joy LeBouef, Julie Catoire, Robbie Himel, Mary Hymel, Darlene Jacob, Iris Vicknair, standing, Rachel Trosclair, Sandra Miano, Wendy Calcagno, Regina Lambert, Cindy Montz, Theresa Pollet, Pat Duhe, Gail Vicknair, Angela Vicknair, Jodie Trosclair and Anna Laurent.
Dec. 10, 1981: Santa greeted the young at heart and wished all a Merry Christmas when he visited residents at Twin Oak Nursing Home in LaPlace. Santa, shown with Alice Vitrano, 84, attended the Christmas party sponsored by the LaPlace Knights of Columbus Council 5935.
Dec. 12, 1991: St. Peter School students placed in the Americanism flag poster contest, sponsored by the Reserve VFW Ladies Auxiliary 5004. From left, they include Melissa Heltz, first place; Kaylie Jacob, second place; Cliff Moore, third place; and Joey Guidry, honorable mention. With the students is principal Shirley Bertucci.