Melrose News


Monday, Sept. 25 Happy birthday to those celebrating in September. They are Matthew Antee, Megan Antee, Zachary Antee, Lyn Christophe, Samuel Christophe II, James Conant, the Rev. Ronnie Evans, Patrick Jones, Mallory Jones, Randy Jones II, Deloris Jones, Doris Kochinsky, Randy Jones III, Brenda LaCour, Emile Metoyer Sr., Kenneth Metoyer Jr., Dorothy Pichon, Phoenix Pichon, Damien Potts, Pamela Roque, Carla Allen, Monet LaCour, Shamika Sers, Joyce Conant, Derriel Bayonne, Clyde Roque, Jeanie Llorance, Anthony Roque, Koda Monette, Michael Angle, Martin Rainey Llorens, Michael Llorens, Julie Richardson, Fred Richardson III, Marsha LaCour, Kevin Metoyer, Jovina LeCoure, Zorando Jones, Shirley Delphin, Phillip Delphin, Kristen Metoyer, Angela D. Patton, Theresa L. Roque, Dwiane Roque, Clotilde Dodd, Frances Moran, Gerald Roque Jr., Carolyn Ann LaCour, Kennedy L. Metoyer, Glenda Chelette Holley, Harvey Metoyer and Keisha Metoyer. A special wish to my grandson, Travian Jones.

Cane River Commissary is located on Hwy. 119 next to the Lambre Gin. The restaurant opened Saturday, Sept. 23. They serve a variety of delicious food. The chef is Drew Jenkins. They also serve Cane River meat pies and pizza. They have a bar and are open Tuesday through Friday from 2-11 p.m. and 11 a.m.-11 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. They are closed Monday. Ricky and Sylvia LaCour are the owners. Lexi Sarpy celebrated her fourth birthday Saturday, Sept. 23 at 2 p.m. at the home of her parents, Keith and Angela Sarpy. Lexi is the granddaughter of Simon III and Frances Sarpy. She attends pre-school. Belated congratulations to Mr. and Mrs. Jeremy White on their marriage, Aug. 12, 2017. The couple exchanged vows at 5 p.m. at Flora Community Center. A reception followed.

\National Night Out will be Tuesday, Oct. 3 at 6:30-8 p.m. at Roque Brothers pecan shed on Hwy. 484. Join your neighbors there. St. Augustine Church Fair will be Oct. 13-15 at the church on Hwy. 484. Friday starts with a fish fry at 6 p.m. followed by a dance featuring DJ Rob Reel. Saturday, events will be from 9 a.m.-11 p.m. and include Creole cuisine and festival foods, church tours, a family and youth bike ride at 10 a.m. Music will be by DJ Doc Couty and Butchie Wutchie. Sunday, it will continue from 11:30 a.m.-3 p.m. Masses will be Saturday at 5 p.m. and Sunday at 10:30 a.m. Jovina LeCoure celebrated his ninth birthday Saturday at the home of his father, John Paul LeCoure, with family and friends. His favorite gifts were a basketball goal and trampoline. Jovina is the grandson of Calvin and Lillian LeCoure.