Photo by Connor Raborn
TOUR -- Intralox's Chris Verdigets gives a tour of the Hammond facility to Nathalie Simon of Laitram and Tom Abernathy of Woodward, the contractor that built the plant's new expansion.
Photo by Randy Bergeron/SLU Sports Info
YOUNG STUD -- Southeastern running back Marcus Cooper leads the Houston Baptist University defense for a Southeastern record 91-yard play Saturday at Husky Stadium in Houston, Texas.
St. Thomas Aquinas Key Club members donate more than 70 books to the Hammond Kiwanis Happy Packs Program. The books, along with a snack, are placed in a backpack to be istributed to children attending schools in the Hammond area. The children take the backpacks home over the weekend and return them on Monday for redistribution. The STA Key Club will accept book donations throughout the school year to continue serving this program with the Kiwanis Club. Beginner reading books and picture books are preferred. Books do not need to be new and can be dropped of at STA.
Louisiana Philharmonic Orchestra's "Evening at the Cinema," 7:30 p.m., Columbia Theatre.
Book Sale, 7 a.m. to 4 p.m., at Grace Memorial Parish Hall, 100 W. Church St., Hammond
Full Moon Ball, 8 p.m. to midnight at Ponchatoula . . .