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Columns

Gloor: Ask Rusty – No dumb questions about Social Security

Editor’s Note: This article is intended for information purposes only and does not represent legal or financial guidance. It presents the opinions and interpretations of ... Read more

by Special to, Saturday, September 26, 2020 6:39 am

LaPlace

Geaux get tested: Free COVID-19 testing sites coming to St. John & St. James

LAPLACE — Free COVID-19 self-swabbing tests are being offered in St. John the Baptist and St. James parishes through a community service partnership between the ... Read more

by Special to, Saturday, September 26, 2020 12:05 am

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Citizen’s Academy returns to St. John Sheriff’s Office this fall

LAPLACE — Community involvement plays a crucial role in fighting crime and developing relationships between citizens and law enforcement. To strengthen partnerships between the community and the ... Read more

by Special to, Saturday, September 26, 2020 12:05 am

Entertainment

VFW resumes bingo

LAPLACE — VFW Post 3337 will resume bingo on Oct. 19, 2020. All patrons are required to wear a mask and must comply with the ... Read more

by Special to, Saturday, September 26, 2020 12:00 am

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Registrar of Voters releases important dates for Nov. 3 election

LAPLACE — Russell Jack, registrar of voters for St. John the Baptist Parish, wants the public to be aware of upcoming important dates for the ... Read more

by Special to, Saturday, September 26, 2020 12:00 am

Celebrations

Get spooky with October art workshops

RESERVE — St. John the Baptist Parish is hosting October art workshops for children ages 8 to 12 in partnership with teacher Karin Douroux. Classes ... Read more

by Special to, Saturday, September 26, 2020 12:00 am

Obituaries

John R. Ferguson

John died on Monday, September 14, 2020 at the age of 65. His wife was holding his hand, he requested and received the last rites ... Read more

by Special to, Wednesday, September 23, 2020 2:33 pm

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Candidate spotlight: Lewis urges data-driven change

*Editor’s note: Division B candidate Leandre Millet will be featured in the next Wednesday edition of L’OBSERVATEUR. LAPLACE — Nghana Lewis, candidate for Division B ... Read more

by Special to, Wednesday, September 23, 2020 8:56 am

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Flood insurance premiums to decrease in 2021

LAPLACE — St. John the Baptist Parish residents will soon save more money on their monthly flood insurance premiums. As part of an annual review of floodplain ... Read more

by Special to, Wednesday, September 23, 2020 8:53 am

Columns

Tregre: Moving into Fall 2020

It actually might be time for 2020 to get out of here. I suggested to my wife if we put up the Christmas tree and ... Read more

by Special to, Wednesday, September 23, 2020 8:43 am

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