Tuesday, June 11, 2024

on the SCENE


Peggy Nuckolls, Donna Brazzel, Linda Biernacki, Ellen Ballard and Angie Triplet

Karen Davis, Glenda Mason, Jordan Brown

Jennifer Herron, Aliyah Hollins, Shakira Johnson and Krystal Ellis

Go Red for Women turned 20 and celebrated with a luncheon and health screenings on May 21 at the Shreveport Convention Center. CHRISTUS Health System did hands-only CPR demonstrations, blood pressure screenings, glucose testing, cholesterol and metabolic syndrome education and had the in-body scanner and review of results by a clinician. Shantel Hardison told her survivor story. Guest speakers were Hannah Reeder, Miss Louisiana Organization, and Dr. John M. Evans, CHRISTUS Cardiovascular & Thoracic Surgery. — Mary Ann Van Osdell

Mabruka Alfaidi, Garrett Boone and Cheryl Crain

Meredith Pate

Robin Merkle, president of the Salvation Army Women’s Auxiliary, hosted the Ninth Annual Cupcakes for a Cause on April 28. Around 150 ladies collected $750 in monetary donations and 6,000 laundry pods. La’Mionnie’s provided the cupcakes, and Holy Angels provided the ice cream.

– Special to 318 Forum

ShaTorriea Winn and Megan Stewart

Samantha Favre and Ashylnn Taylor

Phyllis Liberto, Allison Cheek, Robin Merkle and Janice Franks


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