Sixth graders at Choudrant Elementary School are soaring into the fourth sixth weeks of school. They are reading abundantly using Accelerated Reader and the common core approach to reach their required points and percentiles.
The sixth graders have finished their DARE program presented by Deputy Phil Soileau and have graduated. They are proud of the DARE school-color shirts and the certificates of achievement they received.
Two men were arrested on Thursday in connection with the burglary of a parish resident’s shop.
Lincoln Parish Sheriff’s Office Criminal Division Maj. Chad Alexander said Jacob Cody Horn, 19, of Quitman, and Jordan Nathaniel Dickens, 21, of 124 June Road, were arrested Thursday following an investigation into copper wire that was stolen from a local man’s shop near his home in February.
Top photo: Students at Cypress Springs learn a lesson this week from LSU AgCenter Master Gardeners Kit Hanley and Kathy Davis on how to plant cabbage. Cabbage plants are donated by Bonnie Plants; a school could win up to $1,000 for growing the largest cabbage.
Bottom photo: Pictured are students unwrapping their cabbage plants for planting.