• 73°

special.to, Author at L'Observateur

Edgard

St. John Public School District to bring more students back into schools

RESERVE — The St. John the Baptist Parish Public School District will utilize a phased-in approach to bringing more students back into its schools under ... Read more

by Special to, Wednesday, October 21, 2020 12:08 am

Local

St. James Parish Hospital receives 2020 Safety Star Award

LAPLACE — St. James Parish Hospital was recently named one of three 2020 Safety Star Award recipients by the Louisiana Hospital Association Trust Funds. The ... Read more

by Special to, Wednesday, October 21, 2020 12:05 am

Lifestyle

Knights of Columbus visit Moss Bluff

MOSS BLUFF, La. — On Sunday, Oct. 18, 2020, the Knights of Columbus, Ascension of Our Lord Council 9623 traveled to Moss Bluff, Louisiana. Hurricane ... Read more

by Special to, Wednesday, October 21, 2020 12:03 am

Celebrations

The River Region Chamber is Falling Back into Business

Recently the River Region Chamber celebrated local businesses that are reopening, recovering, and returning from COVID-19 shutdown. This is a week-long ribbon-cutting event started on ... Read more

by Special to, Wednesday, October 21, 2020 12:03 am

Sports

Annual breast cancer awareness race goes virtual

NEW ORLEANS — Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure and MORE THAN PINK Walk events will be held virtually in 2020 amid coronavirus safety ... Read more

by Special to, Wednesday, October 21, 2020 12:02 am

Columnists

St. James Parish Hospital: Proud to be age-friendly

According to the United States Census Bureau, the US population aged 65 and over is expected to nearly double over the next 30 years. These ... Read more

by Special to, Wednesday, October 21, 2020 12:01 am

Columnists

On the Chamber Front…

The River Region Chamber of Commerce recently conducted a unique event called “Falling Back into Business”. This was a four-day ribbon-cutting sprint, over the course ... Read more

by Special to, Wednesday, October 21, 2020 12:01 am

Education

School Board recognizes nurses

The St. John the Baptist Parish School Board recognized its nurses during its Oct. 16 meeting for all they have done to keep the district’s ... Read more

by Special to, Wednesday, October 21, 2020 12:00 am

Education

Brandon Butler honored by School Board

Brandon Butler, a second-grader at Fifth Ward Elementary School, was the St. John the Baptist Parish School Board’s Celebrate a Scholar at its Oct. 15 ... Read more

by Special to, Wednesday, October 21, 2020 12:00 am

Education

School Board celebrates a teacher

Lake Pontchartrain Elementary School teacher LaToya Session was the St. John the Baptist Parish School Board’s Celebrate a Teacher at its Oct. 15 meeting. Session ... Read more

by Special to, Wednesday, October 21, 2020 12:00 am

< Older