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August

14

What’s in the Brown Bag?

What’s in the Brown Bag?

It is no secret that consuming a balanced diet helps children maintain a healthy weight. Obesity continues to be a growing problem among school-aged children. This condition can contribute to the onset of Type 2 diabetes, heart disease, high cholesterol and other adverse medical diagnoses. View More

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August

14

Lumberyard Employee Celebrates 50 Years

by Terry Trahan Jr.

Lumberyard Employee Celebrates 50 Years

Not many employees stick around long enough to see 50 years in the workforce, much less 50 years with the same company. Wayne Dupre has. And though the legally blind 68-year-old receiving manager at Morrison Terrebonne Lumber Center in Houma hasn’t technically “seen” all those years, he has certainly lived them. View More

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August

7

Guess What ... Your Pet Thinks It’s Hot, Too!

Guess What ... Your Pet Thinks It’s Hot, Too!

For most South Louisianians, summer means wearing shorts and short-sleeved shirts to stay cool. Although humans are able to keep comfortable in the heat by dressing accordingly, pets are not so lucky. View More

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August

7

Kindergarten: Remember Your First Day?

Kindergarten: Remember Your First Day?

Schools across South Louisiana are once again opening their doors and welcoming new and returning students. The newest crop of kindergarteners will be among the fresh faces roaming the hallways and classrooms. Although many children attend preschool, kindergarten typically marks a child’s initial foray into formal education. View More

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