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PHOTO FEATURE: Smile!

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by Gary Dupré, Thursday, September 24, 2020 3:35 pm

Columns

Dupré: Even loveable little fuzzballs can have a nemesis

As Mr. Get Off My Lawn, champion of the aged, cheer-challenged male, I often get asked if I have any enemies – a nemesis, if ... Read more

by Gary Dupré, Wednesday, September 23, 2020 8:22 am

Edgard

Lisa Parker named Deputy District Defender

EDGARD — Lisa Parker has been promoted to serve as the deputy to the chief district public defender for the 40th Judicial District in St. ... Read more

by Gary Dupré, Saturday, September 19, 2020 7:08 am

LaPlace

Hurricane preparedness tips

LAPLACE – Many Louisiana residents have been through repeated storms throughout their lives, sometimes sheltering in place, other times evacuating. Once the decision on whether ... Read more

by Gary Dupré, Wednesday, September 2, 2020 10:59 am

Columns

Quinn: Whose ‘bright’ idea was fun sized candy?

My friend Debi asks, “Why do they call the little candy ‘fun sizes?’ Wouldn’t it be more fun to eat a big one?” Wow, Debi, ... Read more

by Gary Dupré, Wednesday, September 2, 2020 10:02 am

Business

Phase Two continues through Sept. 11: St. John Parish surpasses 1,500 COVID-19 cases

BATON ROUGE — Governor John Bel Edwards signed an order extending Phase Two and the statewide mask mandate, closure of bars to on-site consumption and gathering ... Read more

by Gary Dupré, Saturday, August 29, 2020 8:34 am

Celebrations

Women’s right to vote was a long journey

LAPLACE – What many men, and women, do not know is that the right to vote for women in this nation did not begin in ... Read more

by Gary Dupré, Wednesday, August 26, 2020 8:12 am

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PHOTO FEATURE: Smile!

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by Gary Dupré, Wednesday, August 26, 2020 7:59 am

LaPlace

Treasurer Schroder: Additional small businesses now eligible for Main Street Grants

BATON ROUGE — State Treasurer John M. Schroder announced this week that all qualifying small businesses can now receive a grant from the Main Street ... Read more

by Gary Dupré, Saturday, August 22, 2020 11:25 am

Celebrations

Dupré: A helicopter parent’s worst nightmare

The good life in the Good Earth Upon returning from the Pacific Theater after World War II, U.S. Marine Sgt. Murphy Joseph Dupré and his ... Read more

by Gary Dupré, Saturday, August 22, 2020 10:21 am

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