Bogalusa High School, Bogalusa, LA
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Shoulder Sleeve Insignia


Description
On a black vertical rectangle arched convexly at top and bottom and edged with a 1/8 inch (.32 cm) black border, issuing from left center a yellow double edged Axe head detail black, blade throughout, to the right of the Axe three gold stars in wedge formation one and two. Attached above the rectangle a gold scroll edged with a 1/8 inch (.32 cm) black border inscribed “BOGALUSA” in black letters. Attached below the rectangle a gold scroll edged with a 1/8 inch (.32 cm) black border inscribed “LUMBERJACKS” in black letters. The overall dimensions are 3 1/2 inches (8.89 cm) in height and 2 5/8 inches (6.67 cm) in width.

Symbolism
Black and old gold are the school colors. Black signifies dignity and determination to succeed in all endeavors. Old Gold represents nobleness and wisdom. The Lumberjack’s Axe signifies the historical Boga Lusa Creek area distinct to lumber production within the state. The stars symbolize the first graduating class in 1912 consisting of three students. The Lumberjack is the school’s mascot and reflects the pride, honor and loyalty of the cadets’ military training.

Background
The Shoulder sleeve insignia was authorized on 6 November 2013. (TIOH Drawing Number A-10J-1072)




Shoulder Loop Insignia


Description
On a Gold color metal and enamel device 1 1/8 inches (2.86cm) in height overall consisting of a shield blazoned: Sable a Lumberjack couped at shoulders facing at a 3/4 position holding over his shoulder a double edged Axe all Or (Gold Brown). Attached above the shield two Gold Axes blade upward and inward upper vertical on each sides of the Black scroll inscribed “LUMBERJACKS” and attached below the shield a Black scroll inscribed “BOGALUSA” all in Gold letters.

Symbolism
Black and old gold are the school colors. Black signifies dignity and determination to succeed in all endeavors. Old gold represents nobleness and wisdom. The Lumberjack’s Axe signifies the historical Boga Lusa Creek area distinct to lumber production within the state. The Lumberjack is the school’s mascot and reflects the pride, honor and loyalty of the cadets’ military training.

Background
The shoulder loop insignia was authorized on 6 November 2013.





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