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Priced out of survival: COVID-19 pandemic worsens conditions for the working poor

LAPLACE — Data from 2018 shows that 31 percent of St. John the Baptist Parish households qualified as ALICE — Asset Limited, Income Constrained and ... Read more

1 hour ago by Brooke Robichaux.

Crime numbers show increase in St. Charles Parish since COVID-19 pandemic

LULING — The St. Charles Parish Sheriff’s Office reports crime to the F.B.I. though the Uniform Crime Reporting System (U.C.R.). This system tracks crime through ... Read more

1 hour ago by Gary Dupré.

Public school start day pushed back

RESERVE — The start date for St. John the Baptist Parish Public School teachers has been pushed back to Aug. 17. During Thursday’s virtual School ... Read more

1 hour ago by Brooke Robichaux.

Thousands of masks & face shields given to St. John residents

LAPLACE —As COVID-19 cases continue to rise in St. John Parish, an estimated 650 families were blessed with face mask and shield donations during Saturday’s ... Read more

3 days ago by Brooke Robichaux.

Thibodaux Regional partnership supports safe return to school

THIBODAUX —Thibodaux Regional Health System is pleased to announce that it has partnered with the Diocese of Houma-Thibodaux to provide a safe return to school ... Read more

3 days ago by Special to.

St. James Parish Hospital 2020 Service Awards

LUTCHER — St. James Parish Hospital would like to recognize last year’s Employees of the Quarter, 2020 Service Award Winners and Volunteers for their dedication ... Read more

3 days ago by Gary Dupré.

Reports of lice activity increasing

Lice Clinics of America in Louisiana, part of Lice Clinics of America (LCA) saw a 47 percent increase of lice activity in Lafayette and Lake Charles and ... Read more

3 days ago by Special to.

Health & Human Services launches questionnaire

LAPLACE — Throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, the St. John Parish Department of Health and Human services has continued to provide critical assistance to clients via ... Read more

3 days ago by Brooke Robichaux.

LA Health Solutions brings chiropractic services to LaPlace

LAPLACE — A car out of alignment will still drive, but the continuous wear on its tires will prove damaging over time. The same logic ... Read more

1 week ago by Brooke Robichaux.

Health & Human Services launches questionnaire: Summer Feeding, other services support families through pandemic

LAPLACE — Throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, the St. John Parish Department of Health and Human services has continued to provide critical assistance to clients via ... Read more

1 week ago by Brooke Robichaux.

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