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  1. It's back to school time in the River ParishesRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Times-Picayune

    In St. Charles and St. John parishes, public schools open Aug. 10. In St. James, school starts Aug. 5. Catholic schools also are preparing to open. St. Joan of Arc and Ascension of Our Lord in LaPlace, Sacred Heart in Norco and St. Charles Borromeo in Destrehan open Aug. 10. Riverside Academy in Reserve starts school Aug. 10. St. Peter in Reserve opens Aug. 17; and St. Charles Catholic in LaPlace starts school Aug. 18. What school? Parents who are unsure which school their child will attend can call the School Board offices at: St. Charles Parish, 985-785-6289; St. James Parish, 225-869-5375; St. John the Baptist Parish, 985-536-1106.

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  2. Woman confronts truck burglar in Reserve, takes back her propertyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | NOLA.com

    A LaPlace woman confronted a teenaged truck burglar in the 100 block of Dave Street in Reserve and snatched her stolen computer from his hands, the St. John the Baptist Parish Sheriff's Office said Friday. A LaPlace woman confronted a teenaged truck burglar in Reserve and snatched her stolen computer from his hands, the St. John the Baptist Parish Sheriff's Office said Friday .

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  3. Recreation improvement projects begin at LaPlace ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | The Times-Picayune

    Recreation improvement projects planned for St. John Parish kicked off with a groundbreaking at Thomas F. Daley Memorial Park on U.S. 51 in LaPlace. A spray area and other major improvements are planned for the U.S. 51 Park.

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  4. East St. John High set to reopen after $18.5 million renovationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 21 | NOLA.com

    Almost three years after Hurricane Isaac flooded East St. John High School's main campus on Aug. 29, 2012, displacing more than 1,000 students, the school is set to re-open Aug. 10 for the 2015-16 academic year. St. John the Baptist Parish schools Superintendent Kevin George talks about on East St. John High School renovations.

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  5. Knights of Columbus in LaPlace installs new officers, soccer registration setRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 16 | The Times-Picayune

    New officers of St. Joan of Arc Monsignor Dennis Bergeron Kights of Columbus Council are: George Becnel, Bradley Jouty, Eddie Jouty, Dave Gatt, Robert Millet, Greg Maurin, the Rev. Garret O'Brien, Jay Theriot, Daniel Cambre, Clifford Hebert, Mitchell Elfer, Robert Feucht and Dominc Arcuri Jr. Monsignor Dennis Bergeron Knights of Columbus 5935 recently held its officers installation during a banquet in LaPlace.

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  6. Researching Online for Free program July 28 in LaPlaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 14 | The Times-Picayune

    A program, "How to Research Your French Ancestors Online - For Free," will be presented at the next meeting of the German-Acadian Historical and Genealogy Society July 28 at 7 p.m. at St. John the Baptist Parish Library, 2920 Highway 51 in LaPlace. The program is free and open to the public.

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  7. LaPlace Lions Club installs new officers, honors membersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 9 | NOLA.com

    Cheri Williams was named the LaPlace Lions Club's Lion of the Year. Presenting the award is past president Woody Norsworthy.

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  8. St. John Theatre and Petra's offer Dinner and a ShowRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 9 | The Times-Picayune

    St. John Theatre and Petra's Restaurant will present Dinner and a Show for the theater's summer production of "Annie Get Your Gun" on July 24. Dinner will begin at at 5:20 p.m. at Petra's on Airline Highway in LaPlace. The show follows at 7:30 p.m. The cost of Dinner and a Show is $40 per person.

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  9. Strong thunderstorms possible in New Orleans, River Parishes, north shore WednesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 8 | NOLA.com

    Isolated strong thunderstorms packing damaging winds are possible across New Orleans , the River Parishes and parts of the north shore on Wednesday afternoon , according to a special weather statement issued by the Slidell office of the National Weather Service . At 1:57 p.m. Wednesday, forecasters said an area of strong thunderstorms already had formed about 8 miles north of LaPlace and was moving north at 25 mph.

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  10. Keep Louisiana Beautiful awards $200,000 in community grantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 8 | NOLA.com

    Volunteers pick up bottles in a LaPlace neighborhood as part of St. John the Baptist Parish's annual Fall Clean Sweep sponsored by Keep St. John Beautiful and the parish. Keep Louisiana Beautiful has awarded grants to 32 Louisiana non-profit organizations as a part of the 2015-2016 Healthy Communities Grant Program.

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  11. Garyville woman who helps cancer victims is named LaPlace Rotary's citizen of the yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 7 | NOLA.com

    Tanya Roccaforte, right, of Garyville was named the recipient of the Delton Arceneaux Citizen of the Year Award presented by the LaPlace Rotary Club. With her are Rotary representatives Past President Beverly Harris and President Melanie Basile.

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  12. 'Annie Get Your Gun' opens 35th summer season at St. John Theatre in ReserveRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 7 | NOLA.com

    St. John Theatre in Reserve will present the story of legendary sharpshooter Annie Oakley's rise to international stardom when it celebrates its 35th summer season this month in the historic theater at 115 W. Fourth St. "Annie Get Your Gun," first presented by St. John Theatre in 1990, returns to the stage with Oakley, played by Abbie Shull, who is discovered by wild west showman Buffalo Bill Cody, played by Jeremy Guidry. Oakley joins the show and rises to fame, outshining Frank Butler, played by Lance Ural, Buffalo Bill's sharpshooting headliner.

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  13. 2 teens arrested, jailed on gun charge in LaPlaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | NOLA.com

    Two teenagers were arrested and jailed after St. John the Baptist Parish sheriff's accused them of having a loaded handgun. A third teenager was arrested after authorities say she interfered with deputies who were attempting to investigate the report Sunday in LaPlace.

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  14. Buddy Boe of LaPlace certified as economic developerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 6 | The Times-Picayune

    Buddy Boe of LaPlace has been named a Certified Louisiana Economic Developer by the LSU E.J. Ourso College of Business/ Stephenson Entrepreneurship Institute - Executive Education, Louisiana Department of Economic Development and the Louisiana Industrial Development Executives Association. Buddy Boe of LaPlace has been named a Certified Louisiana Economic Developer by the LSU E.J. Ourso College of Business/ Stephenson Entrepreneurship Institute - Executive Education, Louisiana Department of Economic Development and the Louisiana Industrial Development Executives Association.

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  15. Celebration of Black Men hosted by The Right Choice Project in LaPlaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 5 | NOLA.com

    The Right Choice Project held its second annual Champions Celebration of Black Men June 28 at Choice the Events Place in LaPlace. The Right Choice Project is a group of health care professionals who provide free rapid HIV testing, counseling, education, literature, condoms, transportation for people living with HIV to doctors' appointments, assist in obtaining housing for people living with HIV and AIDS and assist clients in obtaining health insurance in the River Parishes.

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  16. St. Timothy's Church in LaPlace welcomes new pastorRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | The Times-Picayune

    The Rev. Margaret S. Austin has been named the new pastor at St. Timothy's Episcopal Church in LaPlace.

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  17. 1 jailed, 1 sought in LaPlace armed robbery, kidnappingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | NOLA.com

    One suspect has been arrested and another is still being sought in connection with an armed robbery of a LaPlace business in January that authorities have said began with a home invasion , St. John the Baptist Parish Sheriff's Office announced Wednesday . Authorities say 46-year-old Herbert Johnson Jr., of Reserve , was arrested around 10 a.m. Monday and booked with being a principal to aggravated burglary, principal to aggravated kidnapping, and principal to armed robbery.

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  18. St. John Parish crime reports, June 30Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | NOLA.com

    Lawrence G. Madere, 49, 249 Murray Hill Drive, Destrehan, was arrested 6/29/15 and booked with simple assault, cyberstalking and stalking under a St. John the Baptist Parish justice of the peace warrant. Herbert Elderon Johnson, Jr. 46, 157 East 11th St., Reserve, was arrested 6/29/15 and booked with principal to armed robbery with a firearm, principal to aggravated kidnapping and principal to aggravated burglary.

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  19. 'The Addams Family' dinner and show package is availableRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | NOLA.com

    St. James Community Theater and the Creole House Cafe will present Dinner and a Show July 24 before the theater's production of "The Addams Family." Dinner will begin at 5:30 p.m. at the Creole House Cafe, 3409 La.

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  20. 5 fun features at St. Charles, St. John libraries in JulyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2015 | NOLA.com

    A Chilean rose hair tarantula may be among the main attractions during the Audubon Nature Institute's Bugmobile's visit to St. John libraries as part of the summer reading program. The Bugmobile visits July 1 at 11 a.m. at the Garyville Library, 493 Historic Main St., and then travels for a 1 p.m. show to the central library, 2920 U.S. 51, in LaPlace.

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