Monday Aug 25
Few challengers in School Board race
Despite some public discontent over the slow pace of repairs at two schools that remain shuttered since Hurricane Isaac in 2012, all but two members of the St. John the Baptist Parish School Board coasted to re-election last week when they drew no challengers during the three-day qualifying period for the Nov. 4 election.
Edgard church members visit soon-to-open Whitney Plantation: River Road Ramblings
Claude Gordon and Wilbert Milton, deacons at Greater New St. Peter Baptist Church in Edgard, tour Whitney Plantation in Wallace.
Shawn Wallace to seek St. John School Board seat in Nov. 4 election
Shawn A. Wallace has announced his candidacy for St. John the Baptist Parish School Board, District 9, in the Nov. 4 election.