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Job seminar for people with disabilities set for Feb. 21


Photos courtesy of Rebecca Soley

JOB SEMINAR -- Presenters at a recent job seminar for people with disabilities are, from left, Kristen Essaied, Quality Support Coordination; Rachel Sykes, Northshore Families Helping Families; Tiffanie Lyon, TEEM Academy; Richard J. Kramer, Florida Parishes Human Services Authority; Jeff Arseneaux, Employment Consultant; and Tami Schilling, Easterseals Louisiana. Also participating but not pictured were Glyn Butler, Advocacy Center; Kathy O'Connell; Robert Chandler, Wolfe Lumber; parent and advocate Kathleen Abels; Regional Manager Maydel Schexnayder and District Supervisor Gabriel McGrew with Louisiana Rehabilitation Services. The Florida Parishes Human Services Authority and its partners organized the job fair.



Florida Parishes Human Services Authority and other agencies held an employment seminar for individuals with disabilities last week.
The seminar helped people prepare for the job fair for individuals with disabilities that will . . .


Dominating in the paint




Photo by Gary Lee
Dominating in the paint
Saint Joseph's Carter Alston (33) works in the paint for two of his 17 points in Thursday's Varsity Boys NIAL Basketball Championships hosted at Holy Ghost Catholic School in Hammond. The . . .


Good Dental Health


Photo courtesy of Chipper McElveen

SUPPLIES —¬†From left are Monica Smith, Benita Hardy and students, in front, April Severio, Zyrea Lee, April Mendoza, and in back, Jayven Evans, Jaycee Huguet, Gunner Huffman with ladies from Dr. Verges' office and Loranger Elementary Principal Jamie Mills-Jackson. Staff from Dr. Verges office gave toothbrushes to students at the school.The principal got an Oral B Genius Electric Toothbrush.


Narcotics Anonymous Serenity group, 7:30 p.m., St. Paul's Lutheran Church, General Pershing at Dakota Street, Hammond.
AA, 12:15 p.m. at 404 W. Thomas, Hammond. The Lunch Bunch, open discussion.
AA, 7 p.m., 307 W. Dakota St., . . .