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.

People of Compassion

Belle Chasse Rotary Club hosted Kevin Gardere, Executive Director of Development for Bridge House / GraceHouse at its’ weekly meeting. Bridge House/ Grace House provides gender specific treatment to men

Keep it 1,000

South Plaquemines senior forward Truce Williams had a big January, scoring his 1,000th point—Williams is the Hurricanes’ all-time scoring leader—and receiving a nomination to play in the 2019 McDonalds All-American


The Belle Chasse Rotary Club and Phillips 66 Alliance Refinery held their joint 2018 Community Recognition Program Dec. 19 at Woodland Plantation. The annual program recognizes exceptional first responders and



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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