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Staff Reports, Author at L'Observateur

Education

Garyville Magnet School accepting applications for admission

GARYVILLE — Garyville-Mt. Airy Math and Science Magnet School is now accepting applications for admission for the 2020-2021 academic year. Students at GMMS are issued ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Saturday, July 4, 2020 12:00 am

Entertainment

Weekly Facebook poll shows desire for more food options

LAPLACE — L’OBSERVATEUR’s latest poll asked readers, “Would you like to see more new restaurants in St. John Parish?”  Out of 230 votes cast, 208 ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Saturday, July 4, 2020 12:00 am

Local

Operation Dry Water underway this weekend

Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries Law Enforcement Division (LDWF/LED) agents will take part in Operation Dry Water from July 3 to July 5. During ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Wednesday, July 1, 2020 3:04 pm

Local

AG asking for public’s help regarding a child pornography arrest

BATON ROUGE– Louisiana Attorney General Jeff Landry has arrested a St. Charles Parish man on charges of child pornography, and he is asking the public ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Tuesday, June 30, 2020 4:23 pm

Crime

Officers prevent Aaron Dun’s escape attempt at Elayn Hunt Correctional Center

BATON ROUGE – Aaron Dun, a pre-trial inmate awaiting trial in St. John the Baptist Parish, attempted to escape from the Elayn Hunt Correctional Center ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Tuesday, June 30, 2020 4:05 pm

Crime

Police search for subject fleeing from traffic stop

There is heavy police presence including a low-flying helicopter in the areas of St. Andrew Estates, River Oaks, Oak Point, Canterberry and Country Club north ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Sunday, June 28, 2020 12:52 pm

LaPlace

LaPlace native vying for Democratic position in July 11 election

LAPLACE — Damon Davis of LaPlace is vying for a spot on the Democratic State Central Committee. His name will appear on the ballot for ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Saturday, June 27, 2020 8:22 am

LaPlace

Early voting underway for July 11 election

LAPLACE — Early voting for the Democrat and Republican Presidential Preference Primaries will continue through Saturday, July 4 in St. John the Baptist Parish. Polls ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Wednesday, June 24, 2020 8:48 am

College

The couple that studies together, stays together

RESERVE — Caden Notarino and Jamie Barker have faced the world together since Oct. 11, 2014, the night they met at Ponchatoula High School’s homecoming ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Wednesday, June 24, 2020 12:05 am

Entertainment

Interactive puzzles, ‘smile’ content premiere on newspaper website

LAPLACE — L’OBSERVATEUR is offering a couple of new features on lobservateur.com that went live online last week. At the top menu bar and on ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Wednesday, June 24, 2020 12:00 am

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