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.

IGP Teaming To Win

Over 200 business representatives attended a meeting last week organized by IGP Methanol in connection with their expected construction of a $2B plant in Plaquemines Parish.



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


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