The Bossier City Nationals 9 and Under Baseball Team players Seth Breen, Micha Johnson and Caleb Evans along with their coaches Travis Hadden, the Rev. Lorenz Johnson and D.T. Evans, presented Sheriff Whittington with a signed baseball from this year’s state runner-up team.
The sheriff’s scholarship of $500 is made possible by the Louisiana Sheriffs’ Honorary Membership Program (LSHMP). Louisiana sheriffs provide scholarships to graduating high school students from each parish where the sheriff is an affiliate of the program.
“These self-defense classes for women have become so popular because they help heighten ladies’ situational awareness and encourage them to become more alert to their surroundings to avoid becoming victims of crime,” said Sheriff Whittington.