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Be kind anyway

Many people know that one of my favorite people was Mother Teresa.  The work she did for the ...

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Letter to the editor

Stability School campuses are seeing constant change in St. John, It has always been said that the classrooms ...

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Letter to the Editor

Dear Editor –   The U.S. Congress failed just short in December of passing a once-in-a-generation opportunity to ...

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2 arrested during Kenner traffic stop

On January 30, 2023, around midnight, a Kenner Police Officer stopped a vehicle in the 3000 block of ...

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DCFS Hiring Fair for Orleans-Area Child Welfare Positions Scheduled for Friday

Department has added 205 staff, with more than 550 offers made since Fall BATON ROUGE – The Louisiana Department ...

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PORT OF SOUTH LOUISIANA SEES GROWTH IN TONNAGE FOR FIRST TIME IN SIX YEARS

Despite Challenges including Historically Low Mississippi River Levels, Port SL Stands Strong in Global Shipping Markets   With ...

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Coast Guard medevacs captain of motor vessel near Southwest Pass, La.

NEW ORLEANS — The Coast Guard medevaced the captain of a motor vessel approximately four miles offshore Southwest Pass, Louisiana, ...

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Belle Chasse Man Cited for Commercial Red Snapper Violations

The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries (LDWF) Enforcement Division agents cited a Belle Chasse man for alleged ...

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St. James arrest reports 1/30 to 2/5

DURING THE WEEK OF 1/30/2023 TO 2/5/2023 THE ST. JAMES PARISH SHERIFF’S OFFICE, GRAMERCY POLICE DEPARTMENT & LUTCHER ...

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Luling clerk arrested for selling to underaged person

Sheriff Champagne announces the arrest of Khalil Alaeddin Mohamed, a twenty-two-year-old male from Gretna for the Unlawful Sale ...

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What’s happening in St. John the Baptist 4-H

Check out a list of events and contests that St. John the Baptist 4-H will conduct throughout the ...

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New Orleans Woman Sentenced in Staged Automobile Collision Scheme

NEW ORLEANS, LOUISIANA – United States Attorney Duane A. Evans announced that, on February 1, 2023, U.S. District Judge Sarah ...

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New Orleans Man Sentenced To 5 Years for Being a Felon in Possession of a Gun

NEW ORLEANS, LOUISIANA – On February 1, 2023 Senior United States District Judge Ivan L.R. Lemelle sentenced JOSHUA REED, age 24, ...

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One More Sentenced for Conspiring To Stage Automobile Accidents

NEW ORLEANS, LOUISIANA – United States Attorney Duane A. Evans announced DASHONTAE YOUNG (“YOUNG”), age 28, of Houma, Louisiana, was sentenced today ...

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New Orleans Man Pleads Guilty for Violation of The Federal Gun Control Act

NEW ORLEANS, LOUISIANA – RONNIE DAVIS, a resident of New Orleans, pleaded guilty on January 31, 2023 to being ...

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Donelon: $45 million plan will expand home insurance coverage in Louisiana

By Emily Burleigh American Press The Insure Louisiana Incentive Program will be funded at $45 million after being ...

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SJSO calls for service 2/4 to 2/5

Daily CFS Press Release Printed on February 4, 2023 CFS Date Time Incident # Location Street City Nature ...

Opinion

Free speech: public school teachers and social media

There have been several examples lately of public employees or, here, a public-school teacher—being disciplined or fired for ...

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Louisiana Legislative Youth Advisory Council accepting applications from high school students

The Louisiana Legislative Youth Advisory Council (LYAC) is accepting applications for membership from high school students who have ...

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POLL: The majority want to make ‘Louisianan’ an official dialect

“It’s a hoot and a holler away!” Tourists on a road trip through West Virginia’s country roads may ...