July 3, 2015

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2 facing charges following deadly wreck in Hahnville

Friday, July 3, 2015 12:12 pm

HAHNVILLE — Two teenagers have been arrested in the wake of a violent auto wreck this week that claimed the life of an area female. ... Read more | Add your comment

Arrest made in Reserve home burglary from January

Thursday, July 2, 2015 12:52 pm

RESERVE — A St. Rose man is facing charges following his arrest last week stemming from a six-month-old burglary. On Friday, St. John the Baptist ... Read more | Add your comment

The 15th annual Independence Day Celebration and Firework Show will take place Friday night, with the parish hosting celebrations on each side of the river.

Turn to the skies: St. John plans luncheon, fireworks

Wednesday, July 1, 2015 12:10 am

LAPLACE — On Saturday the United States of America will turn 239, and since no birthday is complete ... Read more | Add your comment

Julia Caroline Luna, 11, who died June 24, was remembered at St. Joan of Arc Catholic School Monday during a balloon release ceremony following her funeral.

Giving Back: Child’s tragic death unites community

Wednesday, July 1, 2015 12:08 am

LAPLACE — Froggy. Munchkin. Jewel. Baby doll. Different people had different nicknames for 11-year-old Julia Caroline Luna, but ... Read more | Add your comment

Contract awards for design and management and a proposal to upgrade equipment were on the table for the St. John the Baptist Parish Council last week, with three administration recommendations receiving the green light from the governing board.

St. John upgrades 911, trail work

Wednesday, July 1, 2015 12:07 am

LAPLACE — Contract awards for design and management and a proposal to upgrade equipment were on the table ... Read more | Add your comment


Power of the people remains special

Wednesday, July 1, 2015 12:02 am

There aren’t many times when we sit back and celebrate all the special things we’re afforded in the United States of America. The never-ending political, ... Read more | Add your comment

‘No comment’ not good enough for St. John

Saturday, June 27, 2015 12:02 am

It goes without saying that accepting the responsibilities of public office is a difficult challenge. The ratio of fanfare for a job well-done pales in ... Read more | Add your comment

Orr: New airport name lands growth in Reserve

Wednesday, July 1, 2015 12:01 am

Paul Aucoin, executive director of the Port of South Louisiana, presented the winner of the “Out With the Old, In With the New” Rename the ... Read more | Add your comment

Hemelt: Tuskegee airman sharing his story in Reserve

Saturday, June 27, 2015 12:04 am

Dr. Calvin G. Moret likes to say he acquired a commercial pilot’s license before he held a driver’s license and owned an airplane before he ... Read more | Add your comment

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