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Local

State Fire Marshal K-9 Monty retires

BATON ROUGE — The State Fire Marshal’s Office is recognizing one of its K-9 officers for almost a decade of dedicated service to the people ... Read more

by Special to, Tuesday, August 4, 2020 4:03 pm

Local

Rotary Club of St. Charles cancels the 2020 Alligator Festival

LULING — The Rotary Club of St. Charles Parish and the Alligator Festival Committee announced this week the 2020 Alligator Festival has been canceled. The ... Read more

by Special to, Tuesday, August 4, 2020 3:59 pm

LaPlace

Louisiana Phase Two Order extended

St. John the Baptist Parish – Governor John Bel Edwards announced he is extending Louisiana’s current Phase Two Order for an additional 21 days. As ... Read more

by Special to, Tuesday, August 4, 2020 3:54 pm

LaPlace

Community Awareness: DEA Scam, Seeds from China

The St. John the Baptist Parish Sheriff’s Office announced the following information. DEA Scam WARNING: Be cautious of telephone calls by scammers posing as DEA ... Read more

by Special to, Tuesday, August 4, 2020 3:46 pm

Crime

What happened to Audrey Moate? (PART 1)

The following is the first in a five-part series of a true crime story that happened in St. John the Baptist Parish in 1956. It ... Read more

by Special to, Tuesday, August 4, 2020 2:59 pm

LaPlace

Snyder is running for Court of Appeals

LAPLACE — Veteran Attorney and Justice of the Peace Robert J. “Rob” Snyder, Jr. announced he will not seek re-election to his Justice of the ... Read more

by Special to, Tuesday, August 4, 2020 2:52 pm

Obituaries

Kerry James Miano

Kerry James Miano passed away peacefully at his home on Saturday, August 1, 2020, at the age of 67. Beloved husband of Margaret “Peggy” Rook ... Read more

by Special to, Monday, August 3, 2020 3:29 pm

Obituaries

Robert H. Fisackerly, III (Bob)

passed away unexpectedly from a massive stroke on Thursday, July 30th. He was 64 years old and resided in Laplace, La. A Mass of Christian ... Read more

by Special to, Monday, August 3, 2020 9:54 am

LaPlace

LDWF Announces Cancellation of National Hunting and Fishing Day Events

In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries (LDWF) has canceled National Hunting and Fishing Day (NHFD) events across the ... Read more

by Special to, Monday, August 3, 2020 8:50 am

Columns

Leslie: A safe return to sports

High school sports workouts around the state have started to resume in limited capacity with COVID-19-related restrictions. Here are some things to know to ease ... Read more

by Special to, Saturday, August 1, 2020 12:00 am

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