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Sunday marks slight increase of COVID-19 cases, deaths in River Parishes; CDC recommends cloth masks

LAPLACE — As of the Sunday update from the Louisiana Department of Health, there have been 345 reported cases of COVID-19 and 24 deaths in ... Read more

18 hours ago by Staff Reports.

Face coverings now recommended by CDC

LAPLACE—As of Friday, the CDC now recommends the usage for cloth face coverings especially in areas of “high community-based transmissions.” This information comes after studies ... Read more

2 days ago by Special to.

COVID-19 cluster forms at Veterans Home: Positive cases, fatalities spike in Louisiana

RESERVE – As of press time Friday, seven residents of the Southeast Louisiana Veterans Home in Reserve had died since a cluster of COVID-19 cases ... Read more

2 days ago by Brooke Robichaux.

Understanding the COVID numbers

LAPLACE – People are being bombarded with numbers and statistics during these times of daily COVID-19 updates. Some people may completely understand all the information, ... Read more

2 days ago by Gary Dupré.

Keller: Easter is much more than eggs

As Easter approaches, I’m reminded that Easter should be all about Jesus. A story I heard years ago will help me to keep my focus ... Read more

2 days ago by Special to.

Luquet: Through the eyes of a college student

In the midst of the panic surrounding COVID-19, students all over Louisiana have had to face a transition to online classes and half a semester ... Read more

2 days ago by Special to.

St. John Parish reporting 290 COVID-19 cases

LAPLACE — As of the Friday update from the Louisiana Department of Health, there have been 290 reported cases of COVID-19 and 17 deaths in ... Read more

3 days ago by Staff Reports.

18 Veterans Home residents test positive for COVID-19; several deaths reported

RESERVE – Seven residents of the Southeast Louisiana Veterans Home in Reserve have died since a cluster of COVID-19 cases were discovered at the home. ... Read more

3 days ago by Staff Reports.

St. John Parish reports 274 cases of COVID-19

LAPLACE — As of the Thursday update from the Louisiana Department of Health, there have been 274 reported cases of COVID-19 and 14 deaths in ... Read more

4 days ago by Staff Reports.

COVID-19 daily update; St. John has third highest death rate in the state

LAPLACE — As of the Wednesday update from the Louisiana Department of Health, there have been 118 reported cases of COVID-19 and 13 deaths in ... Read more

5 days ago by Brooke Robichaux.

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