Bowling Green School's Cameron Bell has signed a baseball scholarship to play for Loyola University in New Orleans. While playing for BGS head coach Justin Garcia, he was a regular in centerfield while batting leadoff for the Buccaneers. Cam will likely continue as an outfielder on the collegiate level.
Franklinton's Jessica Barber was recently named as an assistant coach and recruiting coordinator for the women's basketball program at the University of Louisiana at Monroe (ULM). She officially assumed her responsibilities at ULM in mid-May.
The main topic at last Tuesday’s meeting of the Franklinton Mayor and Aldermen turned out to be the Fire Department's tanker truck that has been out of service for over three months. Discussions about the fire department started with Fire Chief Dustin Waskom giving the departmental report for the month of April.