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  1. The Recipe Box: Crawfish bisque a labor of love in the old daysRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 31 | NOLA.com

    The Recipe Box is an occasional feature where members of the community share a favorite recipe and the story behind the recipe. If you have a recipe and story, submit it to [email protected] for publication.

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  2. Thieves used 'movie money' to scam sellers, St. John SO saidRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | NOLA.com

    A Reserve duo has been arrested after authorities say they used "movie money" when answering an Internet ad to purchase a four-wheeler and a gaming system. In a separate incident, St. John the Baptist Parish authorities say, one of the suspects simply rode off on the four-wheeler without paying the victim.

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  3. The Recipe Box: Oyster patties reminds LaPlace woman of her motherRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 24 | The Times-Picayune

    The Recipe Box is an occasional feature where members of the community share a favorite recipe and the story behind the recipe. If you have a recipe and story, submit it to [email protected] for publication.

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  4. LaPlace robbery suspect punched woman cashier in face, stole moneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 22 | NOLA.com

    A LaPlace robbery suspect punched a woman cashier in the face, and made off with an undisclosed amount of money that authorities say he grabbed from the store's register Thursday night . He was later arrested after authorities found him hiding in the attic of a house in Reserve, the St. John the Baptist Parish Sheriff's Office reported Friday.

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  5. LaPlace 'Darknet' suspected drug ring leader was on probation, could face fed chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 21 | NOLA.com

    St. John the Baptist Parish authorities say Helms, who was arrested Jan. 5, was found to be in possession of 100,000 Xanax pills that were packaged for distribution "all over the United States." Helms is being held in the St. John the Baptist Parish jail in LaPlace under a $311,500 bond.

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  6. St. John Sheriff's deputy arrested, booked with theftRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 20 | NOLA.com

    A St. John the Baptist Parish Sheriff's deputy has been arrested and fired after authorities say he used the department's fuel card to buy gas for a personal vehicle. Authorities identified the deputy as 32-year-old Keith Carroll of LaPlace.

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  7. 11 jailed after $1 million Xanax pill bust in LaPlaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 11 | NOLA.com

    Eleven people, including a 23-year-old LaPlace man deemed a "major distributor," were jailed in a St. John the Baptist Parish drug bust that netted 220,000 Xanax pills worth around $1.1 million, Sheriff Mike Tregre said Tuesday . The anti-anxiety pills, which authorities say were bought and sold online using bitcoin digital currency, were being distributed on the black market across the United States.

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  8. $1M worth of Xanax pills seized in St. John Parish bust, 11 jailedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 1, 2016 | NOLA.com

    St. John the Baptist Parish Sheriff Mike Tregre stands in front of a cache of Xanax pills he said was part of a drug bust in which 200,000 pills were seized from several homes in St. John. (Littice Bacon-Blood, NOLA.com St. John the Baptist Sheriff's deputies, in connection with what authorities say is part of a national drug distribution ring organized electronically, and distributed via the U.S. Postal system, intercepted a cache of 220,000 Xanax pills estimated to be worth $1 million.

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  9. LaPlace man arrested in 2014 Lutcher murder: St. John sheriffRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 15 | NOLA.com

    Roddy Johnson, 23, of LaPlace, was booked on a second-degree murder charge in the 2014 shooting death of a Lutcher man, the St. John the Baptist Sheriff's Office said. A LaPlace man was arrested this week on a second-degree murder charge for the 2014 shooting death of a Lutcher man , authorities said.

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  10. 'Judge Penny' to sign copies of her book at LaPlace libraryRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 10 | The Times-Picayune

    Former LaPlace resident, Judge Penny Brown Reynolds of the Emmy Nominated court series, Family Court with Judge Penny and best selling author will sign copies of her new book Real Talk for Real Sisters: Words of Wisdom and Truth of Today's Women and Teens on Thursday, Feb. 4 at St. John the Baptist Parish Library, 2920 Highway 51, in Laplace from 6:30 until 8 p.m. Former LaPlace resident, Judge Penny Brown Reynolds of the Emmy Nominated court series, Family Court with Judge Penny and best selling author will sign copies of her new book Real Talk for Real Sisters: Words of Wisdom and Truth of Today's Women and Teens on Thursday, Feb. 4 at St. John the Baptist Parish Library, 2920 Highway 51, in Laplace from 6:30 until 8 p.m. The event is free and open to the public.In addition to signing books, Reynolds will speak and host an empowering discussion on various topics.

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  11. Allovus royal court announced; ball is Jan. 30 in LaPlaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 10 | The Times-Picayune

    Olivier "Jun" Dufresne and Rebeca Mishelle Cox will reign as King and Queen Allovus LI during the annual ball on Saturday, Jan. 30. "Allovus Through the Seasons" is the theme of the 51st consecutive ball, which will be held at St. Charles Catholic High School in LaPlace. The court members are selected on the basis of their participation in the LARAYO organization and Krewe of Allovus.

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  12. Man jailed on 'exposure to AIDS' charges involving 2 juveniles, newspaper reportsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2015 | NOLA.com

    A LaPlace man, indicted in August by a St. James Parish grand jury on charges of intentional exposure to the AIDS virus and carnal knowledge of a juvenile, has been jailed in St. John the Baptist Parish after authorities say the alleged sexual encounters happened there, according to the L'Observateur newspaper . The suspect, identified as 32-year-old Barlon Cammon, was arrested without incident at his home, the newspaper reported.

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  13. Krewe du Monde reveals its 2016 royal courtRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2015 | The Times-Picayune

    Michael Tregre and his daughter Jasmine Tregre will share the spotlight as King and Queen du Monde XXXVII in the River Parishes largest Carnival celebration in LaPlace. The King and Queen and members of their royal court will be officially presented at the 37th Krewe du Monde Ball at 7 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 6 at the Pontchartrain Center in Kenner, as Krewe du Monde "Honors Heroes Among Us".

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  14. 1 suspect jailed, another sought in fatal shooting in ReserveRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2015 | NOLA.com

    Two days after a double shooting in Reserve killed one man and injured another, the St. John the Baptist Parish Sheriff's Office has arrested one suspect and is searching for a second in connection with that incident. Authorities arrested Juan Alexander, 38, of LaPlace on Monday , and issued an arrest warrant for Bryant Hayes Jr., 28, of Reserve.

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  15. Teams compete in gumbo cookoff in WaggamanRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2015 | NOLA.com

    Leonce and Linda Waguespack of Avondale had an opportunity to enjoy the gumbo at the Knights of Columbus District Cook-off held in the parish hall at Our Lady of the Angels Catholic Church in Waggaman. The Knights of Columbus Council 13349 recently hosted the Knights of Columbus District Gumbo Cook-off in the parish hall of Our Lady of the Angels Catholic Church in Waggaman.

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  16. Dow, DuPont in 'advanced talks' to merge, Wall Street Journal reportsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2015 | NOLA.com

    Dow Chemical in Hahnville towers over a boat passing along the Mississippi River Tuesday, July 7, 2009. The company is in talks to merge with DuPont Chemical.

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  17. 'So-called friends' behind LaPlace man's killing, relatives sayRead the original story

    Nov 24, 2015 | NOLA.com

    "He was imperfect, just as we all are. But he loved his family. He loved his life."

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  18. Fifth homicide victim of 2015 identified in St. John the BaptistRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 23, 2015 | NOLA.com

    A body St. John the Baptist Parish Sheriff's deputies found along U.S. 51 has now been identified as Alan Burl of LaPlace, 37. St. John the Baptist Parish has identified its fifth homicide victim of 2015. The coroner has determined that a body found shot to death Nov. 12 was Alan Burl of LaPlace, Sheriff Mike Tregre said Monday .

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  19. Mike Tregre leads voting for St. John Parish sheriffRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2015 | NOLA.com

    Incumbent Mike Trege of LaPlace jumped out to an early lead Saturday in the race for St. John the Baptist Parish .

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  20. Candidate forum Wednesday in St. John ParishRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2015 | NOLA.com

    St. John the Baptist Parish candidates forum for assessor, sheriff and parish president has been scheduled for Wednesday . The Democratic Party Executive Committee in St. John the Baptist Parish is hosting a candidate forum Wednesday for the three parish wide offices on Saturday's runoff ballot.

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