The Most Reverend Glen John Provost, Bishop of Lake Charles, has named Rev. Matthew Cormier, pastor of St. Henry Catholic Church, as Dean of the Central Deanery of the Diocese.

The Very Reverend Ruben Villarreal, chaplain of St. Louis Catholic High School and Judge on the Diocesan Tribunal, has been named temporary administrator of St. Margaret of Scotland Catholic Church. Rev. Marcus Johnson has been granted a leave of absence from ministry.