East Ascension High School Principal Traci McCorkle, center, was guest speaker at the recent Rotary Club of Gonzales meeting.


East Ascension High School Principal Traci McCorkle, center, was guest speaker at the recent Rotary Club of Gonzales meeting. She was joined by other guests who also made brief presentations to the group. Stacy Bumpus, second from left, and Erin Lanoux, to her right, updated the Rotarians about the progress with Project Kidz Kove.  Ryan Cook with the New Orleans Hornets NBA basketball team led by superstar Chris Paul, offered information about the club and its rapid success at the start of the season. Cook also presented a signed Chris Paul Jersey to Marie Broussard, second from right, to be used for a non-profit organization auction.  Also pictured are Rotarians  Barney Arceneaux, far left, and Johnny Berthelot, third from right. Staff photo by Wade McIntyre