By Jason Browne

From slavery to modern times, black people have played a major role in the identity and development of Plaquemines Parish. Afraid that those contributions would go unacknowledged once elder generations and their oral histories passed away, one Phoenix pastor took it upon himself to commit those stories to print.

By Jason Browne

Thanksgiving dinner may not cost as much as Christmas gifts for the whole family, but that doesn’t make it cheap. So the Venice Port Complex is doing its best to make sure no Plaquemines Parish families have to skip or scrimp on the traditional feast.

By Jason Browne

Plaquemines District Attorney Charles Ballay shared the long list of services and duties unique to his office during a Nov. 15 address before the Plaquemines Association of Business & Industry (PABI).


Luke Michael Glass, son of Joy and Dwayne Glass, was born on March 5, 2017 at Ochsner Baptist. He weighed 7 pounds, 15 ounces, and was 22.5 inches.


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