Lake Rewind: March 10, 2017
Today Mayor Villere was in the studio following a busy night last night in Mandeville. He spoke at length about the surprising move by the City Council at last night’s meeting. Hear what he said below.
We also welcomed in the Mandeville Jr. High Robotics Team. They are on the Super Regionals and there are ways for you to support them. Find out more in the interview below!
Date: Friday, March 10, 2017
Time: 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Where: Mandeville Junior High gym
639 Carondelet St
What: Media night for the MJH FIRST Tech Challenge team Dark Matter 10337
Demonstration of the Dark Matter robot
Dark Matter FIRST Tech Challenge Team 10337 is unique for many reasons. This team of twelve seventh and eighth grade students from Mandeville Junior High (LA) competes against other FTC teams composed of 7th – 12th graders. In their second year of existence Dark Matter won 1st place INSPIRE award at the Louisiana State Championship and was also the Winning Alliance Captain! We are scheduled to attend the South Super-Regionals March 22-25, 2017 in Athens, GA. The South Super Regionals will have 72 teams from 11 states competing for the right to advance to Worlds.
Saturday, March 11, 2017 Mandeville Junior High Baseball Tournament @ Mandeville High, games start 9 am – 7 pm. We will sell concessions, including BBQ and other ball park fare.
Saturday, March 18, 2017 Mandeville Junior High Car Wash @ Mandeville Junior High, 9-12.
Donations are always appreciated, including corporate sponsorships. Sponsorship Levels are included in the Sponsor Letter (attached). Donations may be mailed or dropped off at Mandeville Junior High, 639 Carondelet Street, Mandeville, LA 70448.
Follow us on:
You Tube Channel : Dark Matter 10337
Facebook : Dark Mater 10337
Instagram : Dark Matter 10337
Twitter : Dark Matter 10337
Website : http://teacherweb.com/LA/MandevilleJuniorHigh/FTC
And Bridget West was here from the Greystone. They have a big Grand Opening this weekend. Find out more HERE.
Q: 1 in 5 people said they could not live without this. What is it?
A: Their Pet
Winner: Riley Shasteen from Abita!
7:15 Kids Loot
Q: What husband and wife scientists, in 1898, announced the discovery of the most radioactive chemical element, which they called ‘radium’?
A: Marie and Pierre Curie; she coined the phrase ‘radioactive’
Winner: Cole Mire from Abita!
Q: Couples who share a similar taste in this report being happier than couples who don’t. What?
Winner: Stacy from Madisonville!
Q: What do we call the eastern medical technique in which thin needles are inserted into the body to relieve pain?
Winner: Norma Murray from Slidell!
Q: Identify these colorful phrases: a. America’s oldest National Park b. NFL team located along a lake c. Herbicide used by American army to kill Vietnam forests.
A: Yellowstone National Park b. Cleveland Browns, located along Lake Erie c. Agent Orange
Winner: Charles Drago from Mandeville!