Plaquemines Clerk of Court Kim Turlich-Vaughan, far right, was on hand at the Jan. 14 Plaquemines Public School Board meeting to swear in six returning board members and three new members.

South Plaquemines High School seventh grade science teacher Rachel Lessig, center, was presented with the ETS Recognition of Excellence during the Plaquemines Public School Board’s Jan. 14 meeting for scoring a perfect 200 on both the Praxis middle school science and middle school math tests last August.


A New Orleans geologist with close ties to the oil and gas industry believes the time has come for coastal restoration agencies to partner with the industry many blame for accelerating land loss.

Viva Panebiango

When Carol Roberts, Sandy Brechtel, Marty Pellessier, Denise Prados, Cindy and Jimmy Hoyle gathered to celebrate Melvina Sias’s seventy- fifth birthday last July, little did they know that in less

Back on the Water

A group of Belle Chasse High School students participating in a series of field trips organized by the nonprofit Coalition to Restore Coastal Louisiana (CRCL), and sponsored locally by Chevron, too



Belle Chasse Rotary Club hosted Kevin Gardere, Executive Director of Development for Bridge House / GraceHouse at its’ weekly meeting.


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