BETA club visits Shriner’s Hospital


The Lakeview Beta Club recently toured Shriner’s Hospital for Children. They also donated a percentage of their fundraiser profits towards the non-profit organization. They learned about what services the hospital offers, the lengths they go to in order to help relieve anxiety in their patients and the varying careers and educational opportunities associated with the hospital. Shriner’s was founded in 1922 and their very first patient was from Coushatta.

Those attending were, first row from left Kara Alford, Zoie Britt, Destiny Britt, Kinley Nelson, Amber Hembree, JaMichael Burgess, Ke’aira Thomas, Emma Hatten, La’Shanti Prudhomme, Anna Smith, Asharia Smith, Elizabeth Anderson, Liberty Collins and Kandice Palm.

On second row are Cami Faircloth, Raelynn LeBrun, Aky’a Chatman, Makensie Hodges, Akeria Payton, Layla Below, LaTia Beavers, Emily Corley, Gracie Niette, Carleigh Loftin, Kalynne Goss, Ashlie Key, Landon Vaughn, Dillon Longino, Jalen Benn, Kadon Cook and Matthew Vaughn.

On third row are Zenobia Poydras, A. J. Holden, Olivia Litton, Morghen Demery, Chelsey Winslow, Taylor Ferrier, Ethan Nelson, Daron Williams, William Brew, Shermarcus Page, Karmen Jarriett and Joe Gallien.

On fourth row are Shaa’Vareyah Page, Ingerlisha Nicholas, Tukevion Waldrup, Jo Porter, Hunter Thomas, Ethan Smith, Mackenzie Phillips, Salem Johnson, Meagan Corley, Chelsey Winslow, Blake Smith, Joshua Graham, Kaycee Smith, Myla Porter, Taylor Ferrier, Joshua Mattox, Derrick Rock and Elizabeth Poydras.

The sponsor of the club is Joan Buswell. Photo by Crystal Long.