The Kiwanis Club of St. Bernard - Arabi and its Foundation have set deadline dates for receiving applications for their annual scholarships.
The St. Bernard Chapter of the Louisiana Volunteers for Family and Community, an organization under the auspices of the LSU Agriculture Center, is the sponsoring group. Four $1,000 scholarships will e awarded for the Fall 2019 school year.
Mardi Gras has taken its toll of everyone’s attention with the parades and parties. Friday night, I attended the parades on St. Charles Avenue what a crowd of parade goers.
Dr. Tina Tinney, Chancellor of Nunez Community College, welcomed Louisiana’s Technical & Community College System President, Dr. Monty Sullivan, to campus on Feb. 19, as part of a statewide advocacy
The Kiwanis Club of St. Bernard’s first meeting of February, held on Feb. 5, entertained guest speaker Ray Garofalo Jr., State Representative District 103, Louisiana House of Representatives. Mr. Garofalo spoke on the many Road, Highway and Green Bridge Projects. There were many up’s downs and re-prioritization of the work. The Green Bridge (Parish Road Bridge) as reported by LA DOT is SAFE and now will be completed in 2022 repainted GREEN. We are all looking forward for to see it Green once more. Pictured, from left: Guy McInnis (Kiwanis Member/Parish President), State Representative Ray Garofalo Jr., Ellis Fortinberry (Kiwanis President) and Billy McGoey (Kiwanis Member). You can join them for lunch on Tuesday’s at Noon in the Sicilian Room at Rocky & Carlo’s Restaurant. For information on joining the Kiwanis Club, please call Robby at 504.616.7312.