Michael Lee is pictured here sitting on the front porch of his business on Main Street in Ville Platte while holding the medals he received while serving in Vietnam. Of the awards he received is the Distinguished Flying Cross for a mission in Cambodia. (Gazette photo by Tony Marks)

Members of First Baptist Church of Pine Prairie are pictured working on the second church sanctuary FBCPP has used to host church services during a portion of the local church’s 100 years of history. In the 1980’s the structure was replaced with a larger church sanctuary, which is the current building used for worship services today. (Gazette archive photo)



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