ALUMNI in the NEWS
JUDGE DOUG GONZALES was named a charter member of the Greater Baton Rouge State Fair’s Hall of Fame in April of 2016 at its annual Volunteer Appreciation Meeting.
BILL HUEY completed part II of his novel, “The Gookville Murders,” a crime thriller set in New Orleans. The book is available on the Kindle platform through Amazon.com. Huey is also the author of “Carbon Man” (Kindle, 2010).
J.H. MARTIN was named a charter member of the Greater Baton Rouge State Fair’s Hall of Fame in April of 2016 at its annual Volunteer Appreciation Meeting.
1959 JOHN FRED GOURRIER was a singer/ songwriter/recording artist with a number one worldwide hit, “Judy in Disguise,” which he wrote and recorded as John Fred and the Playboys. Gourrier’s last recordings are included in the newly released CD, “Roots Rockin’ Blues.” The CD also includes participation by Lynn Ourso ’60, who played with John Fred off and on from the time they were at CHS until John Fred’s death in 2005. (www.lrbmusic.com)
1960 LYNN OURSO released a new CD, “Roots Rockin’ Blues,” with his Louisiana Riverfront Band. Ourso co-produced the CD, on which he sings and plays guitar. The CD also includes the last recordings by John Fred Gourrier ’59, with whom Ourso partnered in music from their days together at CHS until John Fred’s death in 2005. (www.lrbmusic.com)
1978 MARRIAGE THOMAS WOOD and Tracy Lyn Hightower
1979 MILES WILLIAMS is president and co-owner of Sigma Consulting Group which was named by Baton Rouge Business Report as this year’s number one Best Place to Work in Baton Rouge in the small and medium-sized company category.
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