First Annual Soccer Challenge – KofC Council 1819

by Ron Trenum • • September 24, 2016 Nine boys and girls from Bogalusa, Louisiana spent Saturday morning at the Bogalusa Sports Complex to compete in a friendly soccer shootout. Three of the nine competitors were named council champions of the 2016 Knights of Columbus Soccer Challenge. Two of the participants, Nathan Keen and Landon Lott … Continue reading First Annual Soccer Challenge – KofC Council 1819

Knights and the Community in Service – Flood Disaster Relief Assistance

by Ron Trenum • • August 26, 2016 An immediate request was sent out on August 17th from the Knights of Columbus Louisiana State Council to partner with the L.A. State Police and Pokemon for Progress Community in a statewide effort to collect supplies and food for flood victims. The recent catastrophic flooding is being considered … Continue reading Knights and the Community in Service – Flood Disaster Relief Assistance

Alter Server Appreciation Day 2016

by Ron Trenum • • August 20, 2016 The Knights of Columbus Council 1819 designated August 20th as Alter Server Appreciation Day to recognize youth who serve Annunciation Catholic Church. Immediately following Mass, Council 1819 was prepared with twenty-five pepperoni pizza’s from Little Ceaser’s. Each child in attendance was presented with a Wal-Mart gift card and … Continue reading Alter Server Appreciation Day 2016

The First Olympic Champion

Athlete, author and Knight of Columbus James B. Connolly was the first to win in the modern Olympic Games. One of the most distinguished — and improbable — victories in Olympic history occurred 120 years ago, when James B. Connolly won the first event of the 1896 Olympic Games. A feisty and energetic 27-year-old son … Continue reading The First Olympic Champion

Celebrating Communion…with Donuts

by Ron Trenum • • August 14, 2016 On August 14th, 2016, the Knights of Columbus – Council 1819 members came together with their families to celebrate Mass at Annunciation Catholic Church. Just as Jesus instructed “And I tell you, you are Peter, and on this rock I will build my Church, and the gates of … Continue reading Celebrating Communion…with Donuts