Happy Birthday 91st Marjorie!

Happy Birthday 91st Marjorie!

Marjorie Delahoussaye recently celebrated her 91st birthday on December 9. She still enjoys gardening, cooking, baking, walking in her backyard and reading. Marjorie also enjoys watching football, basketball, bowling, cooking shows and country music specials. She makes the best fudge ever. She is loved by many.

BVES Support Staff of the Year

BVES Support Staff of the Year

Mrs. Stephanie Nguyen is the EL paraeducator primarily for BVES, but she has a close relationship and services all Plaquemines Parish Schools translating and working with students. She has been with the school system since 1997. She is also lovingly known as Ms. Kim. Mrs. Stephanie is a huge asset to the school and system and provides interventions, tutoring and homework assistance to not just English Language Learners, but all students. Ms. Stephanie was excited to be named Support Staff of the Year. She was surprised!

Plaquemines DA Race Comes Anti-Climatic End

After 9 days in post runoff election for District Attorney limbo, where challenger Leo Pallazo refused to concede to incumbent Charles Ballay, claiming Ballay’s “historically small margin” of victory and “numerous [reports of] voting irregularities” meant the results were illegitimate, Palazzo finally pulled back. Meaning, by an official margin of 15 votes, Ballay will remain the Plaquemines DA for the next 6 years. This will be Ballay’s third term as DA.



LIHEAP Utility Funds Available to Low Income Families

The Plaquemines Parish Community Action Agency is accepting applications for the Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP). The LIHEAP Program is funded by a grant from the U. S.


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