Carnival Royalty Announced

King Rebel, Queen Dixie to reign over Senior, Junior courts


Mason Meyer and Laken Epperly will reign as Senior King Rebel XLI and Queen Dixie XLI of Krewe Bord de L’eau.

Rafael Villarreal Jr., Editor

Riverside Academy has announced its royalty for the 2021 Krewe Bord de L’eau Carnival ball.

Senior Court King Mason Meyer and Queen Laken Epperly will reign as King Rebel and Queen Dixie XLI at the annual  Carnival Ball to be held in March. The event was originally scheduled for Jan. 29 and 30, but has been postponed due to Covid-19 precautions. The date will be announced soon.

Joining Meyer and Epperly on the Senior Court are: Prince Robert Wells and Princess Alysa Epperly; First Duke Tyler Palermo and Maid Cara Campbell; Second Duke Thomas Mazzella and Maid Lexie Heltz; Third Duke Andrew Jung and Maid Emily Duhe; Fourth Duke Zach Vicknair and Maid Alyssa Hebert; Fifth Duke Colby Wilson and Maid Monica Boudreaux.

Reigning as King and Queen XLII of the Junior Court will be Ken Catoire and Brynnan Melancon. Their court includes: Prince Pierre Rauch and Princess Kelsey Hoover; First Duke Liam Naquin and Maid Avery Cashio; Third Duke Caden Garcich and Maid Miley Loupe; Fourth Duke Dane Barrao and Maid Kolbi Heltz; Fifth Duke Nathan Walker and Maid Mia Fleetwood.

The royal court raised more than $66,000 for the school.


Queen Dixie XLII Brynnan Melancon and King Rebel XLII Ken Catoire will reign over the Junior Court.