OCT. 6: MENARD ALUMNI HOMECOMING. In celebration of the 125th anniversary of Menard, several events are planned for Menard alumni for Homecoming on Oct. 6:
• Tailgating – all alumni, friends, and families of Menard Memorial, Providence Central, and Holy Savior Menard Central High Schools are invited to tailgate and enjoy a meal of jambalaya at 5 p.m. in the mall area of the school. Event is free but donations are welcome. All proceeds will help fund scholarships for Catholic Secondary Education in Cenla.
• Gumbo Cook-Off. Teams of 1-3 cooks will cook chicken & sausage gumbo on-site Oct. 6 from 11 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. For more information contact Kevin Vercher at 318-617-3308.
• Eagle Raffle. You could win $7,000 - $2,000 - $1,000 in the Eagle Raffle on Oct. 6 when winners will be drawn. Buy your $25 ticket before Oct. 6 for a change to win – 318-445-8233.