News

Sharing holiday hope


CONTRIBUTED
Posted: Dec. 5, 2018 5:25 pm

Oakwood Christian Church collected $740 for a family in Douglass Community Services’ (DCS) Holiday Hope Adopt A Family Christmas program. DCS’s Teens in Motion group will do the shopping and wrapping for the family. Pictured from left: Nicole Martin, DCS Youth Services Director; Jana Suchland, Oakwood Christian; and Peggy Walley, DCS Support Services Director. The Holiday Hope program receives referrals from school counselors and area agencies, with over 50 families receiving assistance each year. 


 

In Case You Missed It

Honoring a legacy
Four local founding board members of the Louisiana Area Historical Museum were honored at the organization's annual banquet Thursday, Nov. 14