Tuesday May 14
3 Jefferson Parish schools named to 'Best High Schools' list by Newsweek
Thomas Jefferson High Principal Gerard LeBlanc received a warm welcome from junior Claude Murphy on the first day of classes in 2010.
Sun May 12, 2013
Daniel LeBlanc, retired judge, dies
Daniel Wallace LeBlanc, a decorated Korean War veteran and Baton Rouge judge for more than three decades, died Sunday morning in his home after a bout with cancer.
Wed May 08, 2013
KPLC-TV Lake Charles
Sulphur's Layne Hardin is suing his ex-girlfriend Tobie Devall in a Texas court alleging she inseminated herself with his sperm from a Houston area sperm bank without his permission.
Fri May 03, 2013
WAFB-TV Baton Rouge
Judge: Man convicted 19 years ago for fatal crash will not go to jail
A judge has decided a man convicted in a deadly crash who never served his sentence will not be going to jail.
Thu May 02, 2013
Cinco de Mayo: Have Fun But Don't Drink & Drive
Over the years, Cinco de Mayo has grown in the United States to become a popular celebration of Hispanic culture.
Wed May 01, 2013
WAFB-TV Baton Rouge
Meals on Wheels tax on Ascension ballot this weekend
Saturday is an election day in several Louisiana parishes---and in Ascension, the Council on Aging will be keeping watch on the results.
Mon Apr 29, 2013
Zachary Plainsman News
Bicyclist killed in fatal crash on LA 308 in Raceland
Shortly after 8 p.m. Saturday evening, a bicyclist was killed on LA 308 in Lafourche Parish after he was struck from the rear by a vehicle, says TFC Evan Harrell with the Louisiana State Police.
Sun Apr 28, 2013
May is Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month
Helmet use, operator training and motorist awareness are factors that could be contributing to a three-year leveling off of motorcycle deaths in Louisiana, according to highway safety officials.
Sat Apr 27, 2013
State Police says bicyclist, 17, killed by truck in Raceland
A 17-year-old bicyclist was struck and killed Friday night by a car in Raceland, State Police said.
Fri Apr 26, 2013
District 11 community meeting to be held May 1: Community Connection
The May meeting for Parish Council District 11 constituents will be held May 1 at 7 p.m. in the Library of the Bayou Woods Elementary School located off Carroll Road near Slidell.
Thu Apr 25, 2013
Smiley: Dining at Smilie's
I had to brave Wednesday's storm to go to Harahan to meet new Advocate subscribers Bernard J. "Chick" Germaine and Eugene E. Cobb over crawfish and catfish at Smilie's restaurant.
The Town Talk
Dardenne talks volunteerism, political history at Secretary's Day event
Lt. Gov. Jay Dardenne stressed volunteerism in his address to a large crowd at a Secretary's Day luncheon Wednesday.
Wed Apr 24, 2013
Bayou Storm Rising' premieres this weekend in Franklin
This weekend, Techeland Arts Council presents its newest installment of their No Hitchin' folk history series, "Bayou Storm Rising,' based on true stories of the rural communities of St.
Mon Apr 22, 2013
N.O. advocacy center ceremony to remember 42 child abuse and neglect victims
To remember the 42 Louisiana children who died of abuse and neglect last year, the New Orleans Children's Advocacy Center will hold its annual Trees For Life ceremony Monday afternoon The event begins at 2 p.m. at 1040 Calhoun St., across the street from the center.