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Drive-thru testing site opens Tuesday in St. John

LAPLACE – Drive-thru COVID-19 testing will be offered three days a week in St. John the Baptist Parish, starting Tuesday April 7 through Thursday, April ... Read more

18 hours ago by Brooke Robichaux.

62 out of 64 parishes now reporting COVID-19 cases

LAPLACE — As of the Monday update from the Louisiana Department of Health, there have been 366 reported cases of COVID-19 and 24 deaths in ... Read more

20 hours ago by Staff Reports.

Sunday marks slight increase of COVID-19 cases, deaths in River Parishes; CDC recommends cloth masks

LAPLACE — As of the Sunday update from the Louisiana Department of Health, there have been 345 reported cases of COVID-19 and 24 deaths in ... Read more

2 days ago by Staff Reports.

Face coverings now recommended by CDC

LAPLACE—As of Friday, the CDC now recommends the usage for cloth face coverings especially in areas of “high community-based transmissions.” This information comes after studies ... Read more

3 days ago by Special to.

COVID-19 cluster forms at Veterans Home: Positive cases, fatalities spike in Louisiana

RESERVE – As of press time Friday, seven residents of the Southeast Louisiana Veterans Home in Reserve had died since a cluster of COVID-19 cases ... Read more

3 days ago by Brooke Robichaux.

Understanding the COVID numbers

LAPLACE – People are being bombarded with numbers and statistics during these times of daily COVID-19 updates. Some people may completely understand all the information, ... Read more

3 days ago by Gary Dupré.

Keller: Easter is much more than eggs

As Easter approaches, I’m reminded that Easter should be all about Jesus. A story I heard years ago will help me to keep my focus ... Read more

3 days ago by Special to.

Luquet: Through the eyes of a college student

In the midst of the panic surrounding COVID-19, students all over Louisiana have had to face a transition to online classes and half a semester ... Read more

3 days ago by Special to.

St. John Parish reporting 290 COVID-19 cases

LAPLACE — As of the Friday update from the Louisiana Department of Health, there have been 290 reported cases of COVID-19 and 17 deaths in ... Read more

4 days ago by Staff Reports.

18 Veterans Home residents test positive for COVID-19; several deaths reported

RESERVE – Seven residents of the Southeast Louisiana Veterans Home in Reserve have died since a cluster of COVID-19 cases were discovered at the home. ... Read more

5 days ago by Staff Reports.

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