The Rayville Junior High School Parent Teacher Organization, staff and students proclaimed Jan. 31 as Dr. Nettie Ranel Day. This day was set aside to show love and appreciation to RJHS principal Ranel for her love, hard work and dedication to the staff and students at Rayville Junior High School. Ranel tells the students daily that Rayville Junior High School is an institution of higher learning where every day is a day of great expectations.
A mural created by U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. Ashley Johnson, a munitions technician assigned to the 707th maintenance squadron, decorates the walls of the 307th Maintenance Squadron munitions flight building at Barksdale Air Force Base, Louisiana. Since becoming a Reserve Citizen Airman, Johnson has created several different designs for units around the 307th Bomb Wing.
Original Rhymes Library Restoration Society President Louise Cater, center, presented Certificates of Appreciation to Sarah Aycock, left, and Helen Diamond, right. The certificates were awarded to commemorate the many years of loyal service to the library provided by the ladies.
The Boeuf River Chapter Daughters of the American Revolution honor DAR Good Citizens at the Presidents Day Tea at the home of Angela Hales. Cohostess was Dora Heath. Taking part were, from left, DAR Good Citizen Chairman Mary Pruitt, Becky Russell, Mangham High School DAR Good Citizen Annaliese Russell (Richland Parish Winner and second-place district winner), Mangham High School Guidance Counselor Tara Smith, Riverfield Academy Guidance Counselor Kelly Prine, Riverfield Academy DAR Good Citizen Keisha Patel, Sharmila Patel and District Judge Will Barham.