LaPlace man recently donated his 200th recorded pint of blood
Donald "Donoo" Brady of LaPlace has been donating blood since 1954 and he recently donated his 200th recorded pint at Southeast Louisiana Blood Center in LaPlace.
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Wed Apr 16, 2014
Suspect arrested in St. Charles Parish homicide
A Metairie man was arrested Wednesday and booked into the St. Charles Parish jail with murder in connection with the 2012 shooting death of Jay Bertucci, 21, of Norco.
Tue Apr 08, 2014
Strong thunderstorms threatening Orleans, Jefferson, Plaquemines, St. ...
A cluster of strong thunderstorms is threatening much of the New Orleans area south and west of Lake Pontchartrain Tuesday afternoon, according to a special weather statement issued by the Slidell office of the National Weather Service .
Mon Apr 07, 2014
Oldies but Goodies celebrate eighth anniversary in Norco, new spiritual classes offered in Destrehan
The Oldies but Goodies dance and social club will celebrate its eighth anniversary with a potluck dance April 13 from 3 to 7 p.m. at the Knights of Columbus Home, 375 Spruce Street, Norco.
United Way of St. Charles hosted its annual Bridge Run
United Way of St. Charles hosted its 18th annual 5K/10K Bridge Run/Walk April 5 presented by Norco Manufacturing Complex and co-presented by Valero St. Charles Refinery.
Thu Apr 03, 2014
Bonnet Carre Spillway will close three days for state-coordinated disaster drill
BRETT DUKE / THE TIMES-PICAYUNE An airboat makes its way towards the Bonnet Carre Spillway structure for the opening in Norco.
Free fishing camp for children will be held April 26 in Norco
The St. John the Baptist Parish 40th Judicial District Children and Youth Services Planning Board will host its second annual free fishing camp for children ages 8-15 April 26 from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Bonnet Carre Spillway Pavilion and Launch in Norco.
Mon Mar 31, 2014
Bill would require "detailed explanation" of campaign expenses in Louisiana
Louisiana politicians would have to provide more details on campaign spending, to show how each expense relates to their campaign or public office, under a new legislative proposal aimed at improving disclosure requirements.
Oldies but Goodies celebrate, fish fry and wetlands celebration set...
The Oldies But Goodies dance and social club will celebrate its eighth anniversary with a potluck dance and social April 13 from 3 to 7 p.m. at the KC Home, 375 Spruce Street, in Norco.
Mon Mar 24, 2014
Blast from the Past planned in Destrehan, fish fry set in Norco
The Oldies but Goodies dance and social club will hold its third annual Blast from the Past reunion April 4 from 8 p.m. to midnight at the Jerusalem Shrine Center on Ormond Boulevard in Destrehan.
Sun Mar 23, 2014
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Legislation seeks to regulate surrogacy births in La.
Lawmakers aren't giving up on efforts to create a regulatory framework for surrogacy births in Louisiana, even though Gov. Bobby Jindal rejected the bill last year.