The Hazelwood School District (HSD) Board of Education has announced the hiring of additional new administrators for the 2015-2016 school year.At the April 14 board meeting, the Board of Education approved the hiring of the following administrators:
The Pretty Baby Photo Contest will be held at the James J Eagan Center May 1 and 2. Photos of pretty babies will be shown on the ice rink pavilion Friday, May 1, from noon until 8 p.m. and on Saturday, May 2, from 9 a.m. until 6 p.m. The public is invited to view them all and cast votes to help choose the winners. Babies must be age 2 years or younger and are judged in two categories: “Personality” as depicted in the photo and “Popularity” as demonstrated by donations from those who vote at the booth. Winners will receive a plaque and gift basket at the awards ceremony on Sunday, May 3, just before the queen and her court are crowned at the Knights of Columbus Pavilion.
Whether it’s old-fashioned comfort food, American-style barbecued meats and side dishes, kettle corn, funnel cakes, chicken s trips, nachos, ice cream, Hispanic offerings, Asian delicacies such as egg rolls and crab rangoon, it will be available at the food court tent on the James J. Eagan grounds. Various beverages will also be for sale.
The Valley of Flowers Car Show will feature about 200 cars and take place Saturday, May 2, from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. along rue St. Francois Street. Set against the backdrop of the historic business district of Old Town, the Open Class Show will have cars lined up from St. Pierre Street to Lafayette Street. Beginning at 8 a.m. May 2, this section of rue St. Francois will be closed to traffic, with only cars in the show allowed access.
The 2015 Valley of Flowers parade theme celebrates “Those Who Serve.” City and local municipal emergency responders’ vehicles,, many veterans groups and local government officials will join the Valley of Flowers Queen candidates, the current 2014 Queen and Court, floats, decorated and antique cars, marching bands, horses, dogs, and others. More than 120 units will participate this year.