MONTPELIER - Bear Creek Western Store will be celebrating its 50th anniversary May 30th and 31st. The event will be celebrated both days, with food, festivities, and Champion Bull Rider Tough Hedeman as a guest.Tough will be out at the celebration Saturday from about 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.
AMITE- The Tangipahoa Fire District No.1 employed a fairly new exercise earlier this week, using the playground equipment at North Park in Amite to train its newest members for conditions in emergency situations. The two recent additions to the TPFD#1, Ryan Kuhn and Jacob Newman, joined the department last month.
KENTWOOD - Students in grades 5 and 6 participated in a Social Studies fair at O.W. Dillon Elementary on Friday, May 15. Students were judged by retired assistant principal Constance Dyson, 2nd grade teacher Devona Sandifer, librarian Alyssa Hebert and music teacher Andre Harris. Photos submitted.