Marla Benoit wins award for work with hospice

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Heart of Hospice staff members recently posed with Marla Benoit, who was named the winner of the Heart of Hospice Champion of Excellence for End-of-Life Care Award for the Bayou Region. The award goes to a staffer who is responsive to the needs of hospice patients, upholds high ethical standards and promotes inclusiveness to ensure that everyone eligible for hospice care receives it. Benoit works at the Morgan City Healthcare Center.

Eight health care professionals who have distinguished themselves in their dedication to improving the care that patients facing the end of life receive, have been named recipients of the 2016 Hear

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Hanson's Jack Vaccarella makes the grab on this play during Saturday’s final day of the Annual Hanson Memorial High School Baseball Classic at Amar Lancon Field.

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When pruning trees, work with its natural form. LSU AgCenter Horticulturist Dan Gill said not to butcher trees as has been done to these crape myrtles.
—LSU AgCenter Photo/Dan Gill

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August 12, 1940 — March 5, 2017
Wayne Jackson Buxton, 76, a resident of Berwick, passed away Sunday, March 5, 2017, in his home surrounded by loved ones.

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