Friday, December 19, 2008


Dear Pelicans,


Merry Christmas. Remember, HE is the reason for the season.


Tomorrow the computer used for will be replaced. If you do not receive an update after this one (within the next month) please email me at  so I can work out the bugs in the various email address books.


There are many updates to report, so these will be briefly listed in order that you may go to   and see for yourself.


A Prayer Requests Page has been added – check the upper right of Main Street (home). Two PRs are posted: Terry Riche’ and William Albritton Family.  Thank you Dale for making this happen in such a timely manner. The power of prayer - it is remarkable.


Memories – by Maurine Bordelon Lacour


Memorial – Elise Descant Trump by Martha Ann Trump Kojis


Obituary Page – Bobby Bonnette, Gale Armand, and Eddie Jeansonne have been added.


News Page – Civic League Meeting of Nov. 11, 2008


Family Connections – Nolan Blanchard and Eura Vee Theresa Descant Ortego.


Education Page – Click on Education, History of Education and the Dec. 3, 1948 story submitted by Glynn Kohler about the high achievements of the FFA Chapter. Thank you Glynn for spotting this story in the Bunkie Record and sending it. Also, congratulations to Charles Roberts, Dorsey Dunbar, and Marvin Robson for their leadership in the FFA.


Photo Gallery – Addition and changes in viewing – click Photo Gallery, Education: Evergreen Schools, 1950-59, 1952 Graduation Class in listing on the left.
Thanks to Ryan and Carolyn Tanner Rabalais for providing the picture. . 
Also, please note that you may click on the recently posted pictures and they will become enlarged. Click on < and the picture reverts to its original size. 

(A special acknowledge and appreciation is extended to Ryan and Dale for providing the website with excellent pictures).


Request: If you click on the Contact Us Page (volunteer staff is posted here with email addresses) and scroll down to Contact Us you will note that Harold Aymond, Maurine Bordelon Lacour, and Martha Redmon Saylor have offered their names/email addresses for other Pelicans to email them. Please consider emailing permission for your name and email address to be posted here. It will enhance communications among Pelicans. You may request removal at any time. Your assistance is appreciated. Thank you.


Please know how much your efforts to document Evergreen through words and/or pictures are appreciated. Those contributors are making it happen for your family website.


May you and your loved ones enjoy a healthy, happy and prosperous New Year.