Delhi Bears end season as state 1A runners up

The Delhi Bears finished their season as the state Class 1A runner ups Friday after falling to state champion White Castle 64-42. 

The win gave White Castle back to back state championships as well as their seventh state title. 

Abdell Phillips and Tyler Washington each had 11 points for the Bears. The bears ended the season with a 26-10 record after posting their second appearance in the state tournament.

Medical center earns state defense award

Richardson Medical Center has been selected as the Louisiana small business

of the year for 2017 by the Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve program, earning the organization’s Pro Patria award.

The hospital is also in the running for the national Department of Defense Freedom Award which will be decided at a later date.

Richardson Medical Center qualified for the highest honor the Louisiana ESGR  can award to an employer. 

Advocates needed for local children

CASA of Northeast Louisiana is holding a new volunteer training class beginning March 8 to ready volunteers to serve local children currently in need of an advocate. 

CASA volunteer training consists of five three-hour classes spread out over five weeks. The orientation class for the training will be held from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. March 8.

No previous experience is required to become a Court Appointed Special Advocate. By volunteering for just 8-10 hours per month, Advocates can make a lifelong difference for a local child.


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