THE POST-SIGNAL / Saja Hoffpauir
Joanie Schendel of the American Legion Acadia Post 15 Auxiliary, fourth from left, presented the program at the Nov. 14 meeting of the Attakapas Study Club of Crowley. Welcoming her were, from left, hostesses Shirley Griffin, Sandra Pruitt and Ella Bertrand, and, far right, Gerry Meche, program chair.

Schendel speaks to Attakapas

The Attakapas Study Club of Crowley recently held its meeting for the month of November at the Crowley residence of Shirley Griffin.

Phyllis Triggs, far left, received the exemplar degree, and Nancy Carey, center, the pledge ritual at the meeting of Laureate Mu chapter of Beta Sigma Phi held at the home of Triggs on Nov. 6. President Shirley Griffin, far right, officiated at the ceremony.

Sorority chapter learns memory secrets

Hostess, Phyllis Triggs suggested helpful secrets for keeping the brain young at the monthly meeting of Laureate Mu chapter of Beta Sigma Phi on Nov. 6.

Classmates on hand for the 55-year reunion of the Crowley High School Class of 1963 were, first row from left, Mary Lois Leleux Broussard, Dixie Morgan Flemming, Kathy Libby Hines, Alice Ann Buchanan Schwendimann, Bernice Prather McElwee, Mike Wilson, second row, Sandra Rue Hickey, Sandra Hickey Nolan, Ann Malone Valdetero, Janis Walton Coignard, Betty Miciotto Rougeau, Bill Richardson, Burnell Istre, Larry Schendel; third row, Dana Bohley Hickman, Patricia Theriot Schilz, Dorothy Gautreaux Simon, Lonnie Hoffpauir, Dennis Lafleur, Lee Lawrence, Daryl Broussard, Robert Gautreaux and Ted Seaton. Also present but not pictured were Warren Frederick, Tony Stewart, Harry Bodin, Linda Hanks Rolen and Louis Richard.

Crowley High Class of ’64 holds 55-year reunion

The Crowley High School Class of 1963 conducted its 55th year reunion on Oct. 26-27.

LSN STAFF PHOTO / Lisa Soileaux
On hand for the Nov. 13 luncheon celebrating the 95th birthdays of Helen Thevis and Lucille “Shocky” Miers, third and fourth from left, respectively, were, seated from left, Claudette Blackburn, Pauline Reiners, Gena Wagner, Dorothy Thibodeaux, Louise Morrow; standing, Lucille Hebert, Tommy Thevis, Glenda Thevis, Philip Thevis, Katie Thevis, Karen Miers, Pat Miers, Tracy Laurent, Antoinette Coignard, Letty Darbonne, Erica Zaunbrecher, Tina Hollier, Lisa Schneider , Leah Zaunbrecher and Richard Coignard. Also present but not pictured were Ruth Dupont and Iris Pinson.

Helen Thevis and Lucille “Shocky” Miers

Longtime friends celebrate 95th birthdays together

Longtime friends Helen Thevis and Lucille “Shocky” Miers celebrated their 95th birthdays together last week at a noontime gathering at Chef Roy’s in Rayne.


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