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St. John schools see spike in COVID-19 infections; decisions are forthcoming

RESERVE — St. John the Baptist Parish Public Schools have experienced a spike in COVID-19 infections over the past two days, Superintendent Dr. Lynett Hookfin ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Brooke Robichaux.

Zeta brought no damage to critical infrastructure, parish president says

LAPLACE — St. John the Baptist Parish was spared the worst from fast-moving Hurricane Zeta, according to Parish President Jaclyn Hotard. Hotard reported that St. ... Read more

1 month ago by Brooke Robichaux.

St. John Public Schools to have virtual learning Thursday

RESERVE –  Tomorrow, Thursday, Oct. 29, all St. John the Baptist Parish Public Schools will have Virtual Learning only. In the event that students are ... Read more

1 month ago by Staff Reports.

Entergy reports widespread power outages

LAPLACE – As of 6:15 p.m., approximately 1086 customers were out of power due to Hurricane Zeta. Entergy crews will restore power once it is ... Read more

1 month ago by Staff Reports.

NAACP honors local SHEROES on the front lines of progress

BY JASMIN PORTER SPECIAL TO L’OBSERVATEUR   LAPLACE – The Louisiana NAACP State Conference Awards Ceremony recognizes nationally acclaimed excellence in athletics, public policy, social ... Read more

1 month ago by Special to.

West Bank gets its 1st Pumpkin Patch this weekend

EDGARD — The first ever Borne Homestead Pumpkin Patch will bring joy, laughter and fall family fun to the West Bank of St. John the ... Read more

1 month ago by Brooke Robichaux.

Lower energy bills: Weatherization services available to St. John residents

LAPLACE — St. John the Baptist Parish residents may be eligible for weatherization services to improve heating and cooling efficiency and reduce energy costs. This ... Read more

1 month ago by Staff Reports.

Office of Motor Vehicles adds online duplicate license request

BATON ROUGE – The Louisiana Office of Motor Vehicles announced that citizens needing replacement driver’s license or identification card credentials can now make their requests online, ... Read more

1 month ago by Staff Reports.

St. John Public School District to bring more students back into schools

RESERVE — The St. John the Baptist Parish Public School District will utilize a phased-in approach to bringing more students back into its schools under ... Read more

1 month ago by Special to.

Detectives Investigate West Bank shooting

WALLACE—Detectives with the St. John the Baptist Parish Sheriff’s Office are investigating a shooting that left a man and two juveniles injured. At about 9:30 ... Read more

5 months ago by Staff Reports.

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