Seventeen-year-old, Kaitlyn Popich of Belle Chasse was crowned the new Plaquemines Parish Seafood Festival Queen. She is the daughter of Richard Popich and Deborah Malley of Plaquemines Parish.
Linn Tompkins (born in Boothville) and Lois Freeman Tompkins (born in Franklin County, MS) met and married in Triumph. They were married on November 15, 1948. Linn was 21 and Lois was 18. Linn worked for Tidewater Oil and Gas for six years, and then worked 40 years for Shell Oil Company.