Nationally-recognized World War II veteran and St. Landry Parish resident Joseph W. Richard is being remembered as a historically significant Pearl Harbor survivor who has remained dedicated to his country and the promotion of U.S. military organizations.
Pearl Harbor attack survivor Joseph W. Richard celebrated his 100th-birthday Sunday afternoon with a tribute event that included state government proclamations, military salutes and personal congratulations from hundreds of St. Landry and Acadia parish residents.
The first graduates from Our Lady of Sacred Heart School in Church Point, LA pictured on their graduation day, June 20, 1917
Church Point was a half-minute away from squandering a potentially undefeated season before the actions of quarterback Jaden Reese avoided a mishap.
It takes a calculator and a quick set of eyes to track the progress of the Church Point High offense.
It’s hard to stop the Church Point offense when there are three running backs to contain.