Thelma and Dale “Red” Fuseleir prepare to release a sky lantern in honor of the American Cancer Society’s 100th birthday, as, from left, Brandon Spell, Camille Breaux, Dewey Spell and Darelene Thibodeaux, look on Wednesday night. Wednesday was named American Cancer Society Day in Louisiana by Gov. Bobby Jindal and he urged all to help ACS finish the fight against cancer.
Acadia Parish School Board Attorney Gerard Caswell, left, administers the oath of office to the new board member for District 5, David Lalande, as Lalande’s wife, Susan, and daughter, Claire, look on. Lalande was elected in April to fill the unexpired term of Roland Boudreaux, who is now the mayor of Rayne.