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New Pastor named at First Baptist Church in LaPlace

LAPLACE — On October 1, following a yearlong search, Shane Newton was named Senior Pastor of First Baptist Church in LaPlace. He, his wife Anna, and their ... Read more

10 hours ago by Ronny Michel.

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

10 hours ago by Special to.

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

10 hours ago by Special to.

Smoothing out the rough edges

There are a few things in the Bible that cause me to wonder.  For instance, who’s the guy who streaked in the garden? (Mark 14:51-52) ... Read more

10 hours ago by Ronny Michel.

SCC students train to be Eucharistic Ambassadors

On Friday, September 18, seven seniors were trained to be Extraordinary Ministers of Holy Communion in the SCC Chapel by co-Chaplains Father David Ducote and ... Read more

4 days ago by Special to.

Reserve woman becomes a co-host for the Black Girls in Media podcast

RESERVE–Raykael Morris ended 2019 with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Communication Studies from Louisiana State University in her hand and the dream of hosting a national ... Read more

4 days ago by Ronny Michel.

Bees Are My Business

PARADIS — Janett Cancella wore honeybee jewelry and a facemask that says “Bees Are My Business” last week as she tended to numerous hives on her property ... Read more

7 days ago by Brooke Robichaux.

St. John African American Cemetery restoration begins

RESERVE — Segregation extended to the grave in a post-Civil War America, and the cemeteries in St. John the Baptist Parish were no exception. When ... Read more

7 days ago by Brooke Robichaux.

Keller: Do you act with tact?

Has anyone ever told you that you could be more tactful? Tact is a special gift in dealing with people; it’s knowing the right thing ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Harold Keller.

COMMUNITY BRIEFS: Trunk or Treat Fun

John the Baptist Parish will hold its first Trunk or Treat event from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 29 at the St. John ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Special to.

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