• 59°

Seniors get holiday dinner; children get gifts

By LEONARD GRAY / L’Observateur / December 28, 1998

LAPLACE – For more than 600 people, Christmas came two days early, especially for an estimated 150 St. John the Baptist Parish children.District 10 School Board Member Matt Ory hosted his second holiday function (the first was just prior to Thanksgiving) and his first free Christmas feast for local citizens.