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With the News section, we will try to keep everyone as up to date on information and different events going on around the state.

 

LFCA Edgar LeJeune Award for Heroism

The LFCA Edgar LeJeune Award for Heroism is the LFCA’s most prestigious award. Since 2014, the award has recognized the courage and heroism that is a proud tradition of the fire service. The program is named for the first President of the LFCA.

The 2019 nomination period is now open and will close on February 19. The incident must have occurred within the year of 2018. The LFCA encourages electronic nominations. Printed and mailed submissions are accepted but must be received by February 22, 2019.

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California Casualty sponsors NVFC Jr. FF Award

The National Volunteer Fire Council (NVFC) named Parker Ketler the 2017 Junior Firefighter of the Year at its spring board meeting April 7. California Casualty is a proud sponsor of the Junior Firefighter of the Year award and we were pleased to present Parker with his momentous achievement.

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Meeting Minutes April 24, 2018

Since our last board meeting I have been busy with planning the 2018 conference. In addition, I attended the 2018 Louisiana Fire Chiefs Conference and gave a report on behalf of the LSFA. I also attended and had the honor of doing the welcome for the Louisiana Firefighter Memorial Service. Thanks to the marshal’s office for keeping this tradition going.

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Meeting Minutes January 2018

Board Meeting was called to order at 12:32 PM. 1st Vice President Charlie Metcalf led us in the opening prayer. President Chris Boudreaux recited the Pledge of Allegiance. Secretary Dwayne Thevis made roll call and the following board members and appointed officers were in attendance and 3 members were excused.

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