Northeast Louisiana Ambulance and AirEvac of Rayville are shown working to airlift a patient from a serious crash on Saturday. The ambulance service urges motorists to ensure all occupants are properly restrained. Wearing your seat belt will dramatically reduce your chance of being injured or killed in a crash. While not all crashes are survivable, seat belts can greatly decrease the occupant’s chance of death and will greatly reduce the extent of injury.
Richland Parish deputies Frank Jones and Neal Harwell, Sheriff Gary Gilley, Delhi Mayor Jesse Washington and Rayville Mayor Harry Lewis and mingle with D.A.R.E. essay contest winners from throughout the parish.
The Walmart stores and their truck drivers held a fish fry for the residents of the Northeast Louisiana Veterans Home in Monroe recently. They have held a fish fry each year for the past ten years. They say it is an honor to do this for the veterans and enjoy doing it. The Veterans Home provides quality care for the aging veteran. Churches, veterans and civic groups provide daily activities. Some of the drivers cooking fish were, from left, Freddie Harris and Rickey Oliver of Delhi and Justin Meredith of Grayson.
Taking part in the Richland Parish Chamber of Commerce’s delegation to Northern Exposure at the state capitol are, from left, Patrick Savage, Chelsea Higginbotham, Scott Franklin and Hunter Fife and Luke Letlow (not shown).
The Delhi Charter School Gators opened their season with a 25-18 victory over the Delta Charter School Storm.
The Mangham Dragons began their regular football season by scoring a 34-26 victory over the Rosepine Eagles last Friday night. This Friday, the Dragons will travel to St. Fredericks to take on the Warriors.