Plaquemines Parish debuted its new crown jewel facility Aug. 8 as the public was invited inside the Parish Courthouse in Pointe a la Hache.

As the possibility of being saddled with a 30-year toll draws nearer, Plaquemines officials and citizens are looking for a way out of a state-proposed public-private partnership.

William “Billy” Nungesser was the first to qualify for Lieutenant Governor this morning as he seeks re-election following his strong performance as a champion of the hospitality industry who has consistently boosted tourism throughout Louisiana.

Food Lions

Last week the Belle Chasse Lions Club donated carts full of non-perishable food items and toiletries to the popup Second Harvest Food Bank at First Baptist Church in Belle Chasse.

March for MLK

Plaquemines Parish Sheriff Jerry Turlich, second from right, joins local Vietnam veterans, from left, Joseph Williams, Leo Harvey, Clarence Brock and Alton Fredrick Jan.



Southern Queenz Cancer Organization, a non-profit dedicated to spreading awareness of cancer, held their “Fighting Cancer For All” on Saturday, July 27 at the Port Sulphur YMCA. Renown New Orleans

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