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Hurricane Ida

Organizations raising funds for child care providers impacted by Hurricane Ida 

NEW ORLEANS — In the wake of Hurricane Ida, a devastating hurricane that made landfall in south Louisiana on August 29, local nonprofits Louisiana Policy Institute ... Read more

by Special to, Thursday, September 16, 2021 6:30 pm

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Parish President Hotard takes emergency actions regarding garbage pick-up

LAPLACE — St. John the Baptist Parish President Jaclyn Hotard is taking extraordinary, emergency actions to rid Parish of abnormally high volumes of waste.  In ... Read more

by Special to, Thursday, September 16, 2021 6:17 pm

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St. John Parish Public Schools announces timeline for reopening

LAPLACE — St. John the Baptist Parish Public Schools announced its Hurricane Ida Recovery Plan, which will utilize a gradual return to school for staff ... Read more

by Special to, Thursday, September 16, 2021 6:10 pm

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St. James Parish Hurricane Ida Recovery Updates 09/15

St. James Parish Hurricane Ida Recovery Updates September 15, 2021 Latest Entergy Update on Power Restoration in St. James Parish  Number of outages as of ... Read more

by Special to, Thursday, September 16, 2021 4:50 pm

Hurricane Ida

SU Ag Center’s Mobile Technology Unit to participate in LaPlace Hurricane Relief Day

LAPLACE – The Southern University Ag Center’s Mobile Education and Technology Center (M-Tech Unit) has partnered with the Braveheart Foundation and Councilwoman Tyra Duhe-Griffin to ... Read more

by Special to, Thursday, September 16, 2021 4:38 pm

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New Iberia Man Sentenced for Illegal Possession of Firearm

ALEXANDRIA, La. – Acting United States Attorney Alexander C. Van Hook announced that Dondrea Joseph, 28, of New Iberia, Louisiana, has been sentenced by United States District Judge ... Read more

by Special to, Thursday, September 16, 2021 4:20 pm

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New Model by LSU Researchers Could Help Predict Gulf of Mexico Hurricanes

BATON ROUGE – By analyzing the temperature of the atmosphere several miles above the Earth, researchers have found a way to predict how many hurricanes may sweep ... Read more

by Special to, Thursday, September 16, 2021 2:47 pm

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Houma Police Department Patrolman Killed in Terrebonne Parish Crash

Thibodaux – On September 16, 2021, shortly before 6:00 AM, Louisiana State Police Troop C was notified of a single-vehicle crash on LA 648 (Percy Brown Road) ... Read more

by Special to, Thursday, September 16, 2021 1:56 pm

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Vision Communications, RTC and EATEL continuing to assess markets’ damages, make critical repairs to miles of infrastructure, release restoration projections

REV Broadband, parent company of Southeast Louisiana’s largest independently owned telecommunications company, continues response to Hurricane Ida’s significant damage and develops restoration timelines Gonzales, La. – REV ... Read more

by Special to, Thursday, September 16, 2021 12:27 pm

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St. Charles Parish enacts curfew

The imposition of an emergency curfew enables our deputies to better protect your property by limiting the number of individuals walking our streets late at ... Read more

by Special to, Thursday, September 16, 2021 11:38 am

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