Blank still top newsmaker
By LEONARD GRAY / L’Observateur / December 30, 1998
LAPLACE – The top 10 stories of 1998 for L’Observateur includes as its top story the same subject as 1997’s top story – accused serial murderer Daniel J. Blank.Blank, due to stand trial in 1999, faces first-degree murder charges in St. John, St. James and Ascension parishes.The year’s top 10 stories also include stories which affected education, the local economy, recreation and parish politics.
By DEBORAH CORRAO / L’Observateur / December 28, 1998 Carol Matis of Luling has had a busy hurricane season. read more