On Tuesday, February 6, Madere & Sons Towing made a general donation in support of the Plaquemines Parish Sheriff’s Office (PPSO) Young Marines Program. Sheriff Gerald A. Turlich Jr. advised the generous $1000 donation will be allocated for preparations for the upcoming Young Marines

Col. Mike Clancy, New Orleans District Commander of the US Army Corps of Engineers (Corps) and over a dozen corps personnel were on hand last week to hear Plaquemines Port Executive Director Sandy Sanders outline plans for the port’s development. With multiple projects underway, many requiring USACE permitting,

By Jason Browne

Belle Chasse Primary School will split in two this summer, with longtime district administrator Anna Lincoln heading up the new BCP. Lincoln, currently the assistant principal at BCP, will step up to principal when the new building opens adjacent to the current building in

Early lunch

On Wednesday, Dec. 6, Venice Marina and its owner, Mike Butler, sponsored a Christmas lunch for the seniors of Plaquemines Council on Aging (PCOA).

Orange Festive

Members of the Plaquemines Parish Sheriff’s Office wore orange (or Orange Fest branded) clothing to work Dec. 1 in support of the Plaquemines Parish Orange Festival.


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