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Published 6:58 pm Monday, December 29, 2014

L’Observateur is published twice a week, on Wednesday and Saturday, and distributed throughout the River Parishes area covering St. John the Baptist, St. Charles and St. James parishes. Our office is open Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. until 5 p.m.

L’Observateur is located at 116 Newspaper Drive, LaPlace, LA 70068.

We can be reached by phone at 985-652-9545. Fax is 985-652-1633. Email the news department at Advertising information or requests can be sent to



L’Observateur can be home delivered or delivered by mail. Current charges are $36.28 annually for home delivery in the River Parishes (some outlying areas must be mail delivered). Mail delivery in St. John Parish is $50.22. Out of parish mail delivery is $57.04 annually.

Contact our circulation department at 985-652-9545 for more information, or check the circulation link on our website where you can send a request for a subscription.



L’Observateur offers its locally distributed newspaper to approximately 4,600 homes twice a week.


Staff List

Christine Browning : Office Manager

Christine Browning

Office Manager
Brooke Robichaux : Brooke Robichaux

Brooke Robichaux

Brooke Robichaux
Gary Wayne Dupré : Administrative Assistant

Gary Wayne Dupré

Administrative Assistant
Ronald Luman : Account Representative

Ronald Luman

Account Representative
Debbie Bailey : Circulation Manager

Debbie Bailey

Circulation Manager