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Business

River Parishes Tourist Commission welcomes new appointee

LAPLACE — Last month, the River Parishes Tourist Commission welcomed Robert Taylor, Sr., a new St. John the Baptist Parish appointee representing the Economic Development ... Read more

by Special to, Saturday, September 19, 2020 7:20 am

Business

Louisiana FCU goes digital with school supplies drive

LAPLACE – COVID-19 can’t stop Louisiana Federal Credit Union (FCU) from launching its fourth annual Pack the Pirogue school supplies drive, a program that has ... Read more

by Special to, Saturday, September 19, 2020 7:15 am

Business

Gloor: Ask Rusty – Can I help my friend with his social security?

Dear Rusty: I am trying to help a good friend of mine who lives in Indiana and is 80 years old. I am very concerned ... Read more

by Special to, Saturday, September 19, 2020 7:04 am

Columns

Bonilla: PAD symptoms and treatment options

As the number of seniors in America continues to rise, so has the frequency of vascular, or blood vessel, issues. According to the Cardiovascular Coalition, peripheral ... Read more

by Special to, Saturday, September 19, 2020 7:01 am

LaPlace

LSU researchers analyze wide-ranging impacts of hurricanes

BATON ROUGE – Throughout human history, the tracks and impacts of tropical storms and hurricanes have been notoriously difficult to predict and measure. With stronger ... Read more

by Special to, Saturday, September 19, 2020 6:52 am

Business

Millions in debt relief available for former ITT students

ST. ROSE — Louisiana Attorney General Jeff Landry has secured an agreement to obtain $6,605,118.07 in debt relief for former ITT Tech students in Louisiana ... Read more

by Special to, Saturday, September 19, 2020 6:48 am

Obituaries

Miriam Maples Lauwaert

Miriam Maples Lauwaert passed away on Tuesday, September 15, 2020 at the age of 80. She was born in Mt. Hermon and was a resident ... Read more

by Special to, Friday, September 18, 2020 2:52 pm

Obituaries

Mary Philyaw Locke

  Mary Philyaw Locke gained her wings on Sunday, September 13, 2020 at the age of 87. She was a native of Andalusia, AL and ... Read more

by Special to, Wednesday, September 16, 2020 12:46 pm

High School Sports

Fishing team lands No. 2 spot

EDGARD — The West St. John High School Fishing Team represented St. John Parish with pride in the most recent Louisiana High School Bass Fishing ... Read more

by Special to, Wednesday, September 16, 2020 12:00 am

Edgard

Drive in movie comes to Edgard this week

EDGARD — Locally produced film “The Perfect Mate” will be shown to audiences for the first time on a 40-foot inflatable screen with a 200-pound ... Read more

by Special to, Wednesday, September 16, 2020 12:00 am

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