The National Honor Society at Academy of Our Lady held the annual Thanksgiving Food Drive for those in need on November 14th-18th. Each grade level brought in different food items collecting a total of 1,669 items. All items were donated to the Saint Vincent de Paul Society of Immaculate Conception Parish.
The West Bank Beacon is a local monthly publication with a mailed circulation of over 15,000 and thousands more distributed at points from Gretna to Grand Isle, the Beacon tells the story of a thriving community. A “good news” newspaper, our mission is to make readers aware of how both individuals and groups are making a positive difference in the neighborhoods where they live. This includes a focus on civic and city initiatives, volunteer efforts, and charity fundraisers, to name just a few examples.