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Mrs. Dylan Joseph Touchet

Miss Natalie Blair Choplin becomes Mrs. Dylan Joseph Touchet

Natalie Blair Choplin, of Lafayette, LA and Dylan Joseph Touchet, of Maurice, LA, were united in a nuptial mass on Saturday, February 1, 2020, at St. Mary Magdalen Roman Catholic Church in Abbeville, LA. Father Donald Bernard officiated the 6:30 p.m. ceremony.
The bride is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Chad Choplin of Lafayette, LA and the granddaughter of Nan Hadaway and the late Leslie Broussard, of Lafayette, LA and Pierre Louis Choplin and the late Barbara Choplin of Duson, LA.

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Simon’s celebrate 65 years

Rex and Jane Simon celebrate 65 years of marriage on January 29, 2020. The couple recently celebrated this milestone Anniversary at a luncheon with their five children and their spouses. At that luncheon, they shared stories about how they first met and their early years together. In their six and a half decades of marriage, Rex and Jane have also been blessed with 8 grandchildren and 5 great grandchildren. The couple resides in the Maurice area.

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Seventh Ward Elementary second grade students learned about the three branches of government. During this unit, students participated in an election for class president. Pictured is Ciji’s Class with President Journey Lopez.

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Students were nominated to campaign during school with speeches and posters until Election Day. Ciji Romero’s class elected President Journey Lopez and Mrs. Blair Greene’s class elected President Hayes Primeaux. Pictured is Blair Greene’s Class with President Primeaux.

Seventh Ward students learn about government

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Seventh Ward students read and earn

Several students at Seventh Ward Elementary have earned 100 plus A.R. points for the 2019-2020 school year. For their hard work, dedication to reading, and determination at reaching this challenging school goal each student received a “100 A.R. Point Club” shirt that can be worn on Wednesdays. Congratulations to these fifth graders from left to right: Jamison Mouton (119 points), Isabel Mendez (333.6 points), Kilah Ferguson (119.4 points), Caleb Folly (135.8 points) and not pictured third grader, Anthony Summers (149 points).

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STAR Students of the Month at Cecil Picard Elementary

The following students were selected as the STAR Students of the Month for December. Students selected demonstrate positive behavior by being ready to learn, responsible, respectful, and safe. They received a T-shirt, goodies, and school recognition. They are Brynn Harrington, Lillie Clark, Collin Trahan, John-Kale Chauvin, Camille Holmes, Luke LeBlanc, Bryson Steven, Madisyn Willis, Vaden Cooper, Keely Trahan, Aubrey Monteaux, Griffen Trahan, Jovi Racca, Eli Gerard, and Maxon Stanely.



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