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.
By Tom Claycomb
Members of Beta Sigma Phi of Preceptor Alpha Beta International Sorority celebrated their Annual Christmas Party at Ralph’s on the Park on December 14.
Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 3121 & Post 6706 donated sleeping bags to the Belle Chasse Boy Scout Troop 106.
On January 12, District Attorney Charles J. Ballay was sworn in by Robert White, First Assistant District Attorney, for a second term in office. The term is for six years.
Fifth, eighth, and twelfth grade Students of the Year from five schools in Plaquemines Parish competed on Wednesday, December 10, at the Woodland Central Office for the parish titles.
By Alex Galbraith