Summer gardening begins

Greenwood Lodge residents are waiting for their fresh vegetables. For the last several years the residents of the facility for people with developmental disabilities have tended a garden and produced all kinds of vegetables. A few weeks ago, the beds were cleaned out...

LightHouse seeks summer volunteers

Volunteer opportunities abound at the summer LightHouse sessions. We have sessions at all three community sites and two of our school-based sites, and they could use anyone from teenagers willing to read with children a couple times a week  to people willing to lead a...

Loyola sponsors book fair

LightHouse students from Westwood Elementary picked from hundreds of books collected by the Loyola College Prep Student Council. They were eager to look through the selection and find some new favorites of their own. And after picking them out some of the high school...

The world awaits LightHouse class of 2013

The LightHouse seniors of 2013 boasted of big dreams. In the fall, the dozen students will scatter across the state from LSUS to ULM to Southern University to pursue degrees in everything from biology to music. Gathered for the annual graduation celebration, they...

Locals called to contribute to cancer research

Volunteers of America of North Louisiana is proud to partner with the American Cancer Society in a study that has the potential to change the face of cancer for future generations. The American Cancer Society’s Cancer Prevention Study-3 (CPS-3) will give scientists a...
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