“Picture of the Day” 3/21
1995-Judge Thomas Daley, above, rakes trash from an inlet along the Old Highway 51 in LaPlace. Daley was one of the more than 150 volunteers who worked to clean up years of garbage dumped between
LaPlace and Ponchatoula. The Lake Maurepas Society organized the ‘Swamp Sweep,’ which will resumethis Saturday in an effort to clean all 15 miles of the roadway. Oldrefrigerators, sofas, even toliets were among the trash collected.