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TWO NEW JUNIOR COURTS INSTITUTED IN LOUISIANA
JCDA Court St. Teresa of Calcutta, Lake Charles,
Louisiana, was instituted with fourteen charter
members, girls grades six through eight. The
officers are President Margaret Reeves, Vice
President Marigrace Young, Secretary Mary
Dempsey, Treasurer Michelle Mallet and Historian
Katrina Cotton. Pictured with the juniors and
officers are Leader Judy Reeves, Regent, Court Our
Lady of Fatima, #1506, Lake Charles, Louisiana,
State Youth/JCDA Chairman Linda Gauthier and
State Regent Barbara Michael.
NEW JUNIOR COURT IN NEBRASKA
A new JCDA court was instituted at St. Joseph's parish in York, Nebraska.
Charter members included Hattie Chavanu, Nell Chavanu, Sophia Chavanu,
MaryAnn Huebner, Olivia Linhart, Elley Malleck, Alivia Pavel, Ashton Rauert,
Lena Rauert, Maggie Rauert, Sydney Woodruff, Lucy Haarman, Alex Saatoff
and Grace Sinsel. The JCDA sponsor is Court St. Mary #764, York, Nebraska.
Leaders are Deb Makovicka, Elizabeth Prigge and Morgan Gleason. Court
Chaplain is Msgr. James Reinert. Nebraska State Secretary Betty Fredericks
and Regent Jenifer Busing attended the ceremony.
TEXAS COURT HONORS CONTEST WINNERS AT
Court Annunciation #1962, La Grange, Texas, announced Education Contest
winners at the court's 51st Anniversary and Family Dinner. Seated from
left to right, Brisa Soto, Izela Cerda, Ely Glisson, Abigail Dela Rosa, Jillian
Hightower, Reece Nygren and Alyssa Liccioni. Standing, left to right, Corbin
Supak, Rachel Matocha, Barbara Brauner, District Deputy Terri Wagner, Gabi
Janak, Court Chaplain Rev. Fr. Matthew Kinney, Elizabeth Hart, Elizabeth
Kallus, Education Contest Co-Chairmen Melinda Dunk and Laurie Janda,
Regent Mary Lou Anderle, and State Secretary Terri Beltran. Unable to attend
were Gloria Gonzalez, Ysenia Martinez, and Ty Trlicek.
TEXAS JUNIORS RECEIVE MEDALS
On National JCDA Day, Court St. Paul #1604,
Shiner, Texas, presented religious recognition
medals to members of the JCDA court it sponsors.
In the photo, Court Chaplain Rev. Bryan Heyer,
front, stands with Junior recipients, left to right,
Stefany Pokluda, Brooke Cerny and Dallyn Pesek
(not pictured, medal recipient Gracie Machart).
FOCUS ON YOUTH
JCDA Court Our Lady of Humility, Basile, Louisiana, was instituted with 23 members.
The new juniors have been working very diligently with their leader, Kim LeBleu,
and made lovely gifts for donation to the local community. Pictured, front row,
left to right, Anna LaFosse, Allie Willis, Avery Bacon, Brilee LaPoint, President Ava
Manual, Kora Douget, Louisiana State Regent Barbara Michael and State Secretary
Donna Young. Second row, Greta Courville, Abigail Bitts, Allie Duplechin, Secretary
Jacqueline Wilson, Treasurer Aubrie LeJeune, Sophie LeBleu (standing in for Vice
President Cate Courville, who was not present), Kate Hill and Rev. David Hebert,
Pastor, St. Augustine. Third row, Louisiana State Youth/JCDA Chairman Linda
Gauthier, State Treasurer Margaret Comeaux, Assistant Leader Danielle Toups
Young and Leader Kim LeBleu.