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Opinion

Quinn Minute – Impressive jobs

Whenever I’m at a business event, somebody brings up lousy jobs he had as a kid. I can relate. Personally, I’ve been canned more times ... Read more

by Special to, Wednesday, July 28, 2021 12:00 am

Sports

Warriors Elite bring home the gold

LAPLACE — The Warriors Elite brought home the gold, placing first in the AAU Southeastern National Championship this year. The team went 6-0 in the ... Read more

by Special to, Wednesday, July 28, 2021 12:00 am

Opinion

What is a Rain Garden?  

A Rain Garden is kind of a misnomer for what it actually is. A Rain Garden is a lower area in landscaping where water loves ... Read more

by Special to, Wednesday, July 28, 2021 12:00 am

Local

Construction on West Shore Lake Pontchartrain Hurricane Protection Project begins

RESERVE – This week, St. John the Baptist Parish President Jaclyn Hotard and Council joined Governor Edwards along with federal, state and local officials for a groundbreaking ... Read more

by Special to, Wednesday, July 28, 2021 12:00 am

Opinion

Hiring outlook jumps 24% since January 2020

In a stark contrast from 2020, over the next year, hiring decision-makers say they are feeling hopeful (44%), optimistic (42%) and confident (41%) about their ... Read more

by Special to, Wednesday, July 28, 2021 12:00 am

News

Coast Guard rescues 1 from down aircraft in Fourleague Bay

NEW ORLEANS — The Coast Guard rescued one person Tuesday from a down aircraft in Fourleague Bay, which is south of Morgan City. Watchstanders with ... Read more

by Special to, Tuesday, July 27, 2021 6:35 pm

Obituaries

Jean Deville Fuselier

Jean Deville Fuselier, beloved wife, mother, and grandmother, age 80, passed away on July, 27th, 2021. She is survived by her loving husband, John E. ... Read more

by Special to, Tuesday, July 27, 2021 2:45 pm

News

Louisiana hits record COVID-19 cases, hospitalizations

BATON ROUGE — Today as COVID-19 cases and hospitalizations in Louisiana both hit records, the Louisiana Department of Health and Governor Edwards both urge individuals in ... Read more

by Special to, Tuesday, July 27, 2021 1:03 pm

News

Gov. John Bel Edwards Urges Struggling Renters and Landlords Impacted by COVID-19 to Apply for Assistance as Federal Eviction Moratorium Ends

BATON ROUGE — As the federal moratorium on evictions comes to an end Saturday, July 31, Gov. John Bel Edwards is urging residents who are struggling ... Read more

by Special to, Tuesday, July 27, 2021 12:33 pm

News

LDWF to begin accepting applications for $12.4 million in COVID-19 relief funds

The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries (LDWF) will soon begin accepting applications for $12.4 million in financial assistance that will be available to Louisiana ... Read more

by Special to, Tuesday, July 27, 2021 11:05 am

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