The State Department of Transportation & Development was back in Belle Chasse last week to provide an update on the proposed replacement to the Belle Chasse Bridge and Tunnel.

The Louisiana Fruit Company / Venice Port Complex completed another successful Thanksgiving Gift Basket Drive this year by providing over 350 families with a Thanksgiving Basket. The baskets included a turkey and groceries for a traditional holiday meal.

Walk with Me, a project from Delta Kappa Gamma Upsilon’s society of women educators, distributed thousands of pairs of socks throughout Plaquemines Parish this month.

Kane Schultheis Day

Belle Chasse BMX phenom Kane Schultheis was honored by the Plaquemines Parish Council at its July 12 meeting with a proclamation declaring July 12 Kane Schultheis Day in Plaquemines.

YMCA Field Day

IThe Belle Chasse YMCA held its annual Field Day July 12. The event brought approximately 450 campers from YMCAs in East Jefferson, West St.




One4Love, the nonprofi t started by Plaquemines Recreation Director Anthony Henry Jr., hosted a Thanksgiving dinner for the Plaquemines Council on Aging and the Plaquemines Parish Sheriff’s Offi ce

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