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German Coast celebrates 300 years

LUCY — Three hundred years ago, Germanic families enticed by promises of great wealth and fertile farmlands settled along the West Bank of the Mississippi ... Read more

12 hours ago by Brooke Robichaux.

St. John Public Schools announces changes to instruction beginning Jan. 18

RESERVE — The St. John the Baptist Parish Public School District recently informed families of changes to the instruction schedule prompted by recent COVID-19 spikes ... Read more

1 week ago by Staff Reports.

Parish receives check from Marathon Petroleum

LAPLACE — On Dec. 30, St. John the Baptist Parish President Jaclyn Hotard, along with Sheriff Mike Tregre, Assessor Lucien Gauff and Council Chairman Lennix ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Special to.

Phi Iota Iota Chapter celebrates 28 years of service in the River Parishes

LAPLACE — Founded in 1911 in the halls of Howard University, the Omega Psi Phi Fraternity Inc. name was derived from a Greek phrase meaning ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Brooke Robichaux.

Holiday Garbage Schedule

No Garbage Service Friday, December 25 or Friday, January 1   Metro Service Group will not collect on Christmas Day, Friday, December 25, 2020, or ... Read more

1 month ago by Staff Reports.

SJSO releases Firework Guidelines

For holiday festivities in St. John the Baptist Parish, fireworks may be discharged within the parish ONLY on Christmas Eve, December 24, and Christmas Day, ... Read more

1 month ago by Staff Reports.

St. John Parish Real Estate Transfers Nov. 2 – Nov. 20

LAPLACE Colonial Drive, 2120, sale by Reginia Howell Pearce, wife of/ and Robert P. Pearce to Laverne Bradley Joseph, wife of/ and Ernest Joseph, $180,500.00. ... Read more

1 month ago by Staff Reports.

Bonfire construction cancelled in St. John & St. James parishes

GARYVILLE — Christmas Eve bonfires will not be permitted in St. John the Baptist and St. James parishes this year due to COVID-19 safety concerns. ... Read more

1 month ago by Staff Reports.

St. John schools see spike in COVID-19 infections; decisions are forthcoming

RESERVE — St. John the Baptist Parish Public Schools have experienced a spike in COVID-19 infections over the past two days, Superintendent Dr. Lynett Hookfin ... Read more

2 months ago by Brooke Robichaux.

Program aims to make home ownership more accessible

LAPLACE — Home ownership is now more accessible to St. John the Baptist Parish residents through a program offering non-repayable down payment assistance and up ... Read more

3 months ago by Richard Meek.

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