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  1. Motorcycle ride, car show, walk planned in LaPlace, schedule a Santa visitRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | NOLA.com

    The Deputy Brandon J. Nielsen Memorial Foundation Inc. will present its second annual "Makin' it Do What it Do" motorcycle ride and car show Sept. 26 at the St. John Community Center, 2900 U.S. 51 in LaPlace.

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  2. St. Charles Catholic in LaPlace begins school year with Retreat DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | The Times-Picayune

    St. Charles Catholic High in LaPlace began the 2015-2016 school year with a schoolwide retreat on August 17. Each year, a retreat for students, faculty, and staff is held. Retreat Day is a day for each class to reflect together and to grow closer with one another.

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  3. Rock, Ride and Rescue is Sept. 6 in New OrleansRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | NOLA.com

    A night out at Rock 'n Bowl in New Orleans is a great way to spend an evening, and doing so while supporting worthy causes creates not only a fun evening, but a very special one, too. Rock 'n Bowl will host Rock, Ride and Rescue September 6 from 6 to 9 p.m. at the center, 3016 S. Carrollton Ave. in New Orleans.

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  4. Naturalization ceremony held in LaPlace, St. John firefightersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 19 | NOLA.com

    The St. John Community Center in LaPlace recently served as the venue for a naturalization ceremony conducted by the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services and hosted and coordinated by American Legion Post 383 of LaPlace. Here, Chris Workmon, a member of Post 383, sings "The National Anthem."

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  5. West St. John in Edgard welcomes new leadersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 19 | NOLA.com

    West St. John High in Edgard welcomes a new principal and new athletic director/ head football coach this year. Claude Hill Jr. is the new principal.

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  6. River Parishes football teams prepare for jamboreesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 19 | The Times-Picayune

    High school football teams from St. Charles, St. James and St. John parishes will participate in the annual jamborees Aug. 27-28. On Aug. 27, Jesuit meets Hahnville at 7 p.m. at Hahnville High School; and St. James will meet Donaldsonville, time TBA, at St. James.

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  7. Reserve school emergency contractor could be chosen WednesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 18 | NOLA.com

    Leon Godchaux Junior High School in Reserve will be renovated for the more than 650 pre-k through eighth-grade students displaced after a fire at East St. John Elementary School in LaPlace. to renovate Leon Godchaux Junior High School in Reserve to house more than 650 students displaced by a fire at East St. John Elementary School in LaPlace.

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  8. After LaPlace school fire, officials seek to bypass bid lawRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 17 | NOLA.com

    In the wake of the fire at East St. John Elementary School in LaPlace, St. John the Baptist Parish School Board members are looking to declare an emergency that would let officials sidestep state bid law to speed repairs. The board's Land and Facilities Committee will discuss Superintendent Kevin George's proposal Tuesday , committee Chairman Albert "Ali" Burl III said, and the full board could vote on it Thursday.

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  9. 2 LaPlace elementary schools closed after early morning fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 14 | NOLA.com

    Two elementary schools in St. John the Baptist Parish are closed Friday after a fire broke out overnight. The fire was reported at East St. John Elementary at 12:15 a.m. Friday.

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  10. Second world championship in ranch riding is awarded to LaPlace teenRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 13 | NOLA.com

    Shelby Reine of LaPlace captured her second world championship title in ranch riding at the 2015 Built Ford Tough American Quarter Horse Youth Association World Championship Show August 4 in Oklahoma City. Reine, the daughter of Michael and Alisha Reine, showed her American Quarter Horse Keepyourgunsloaded to win the world title.

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  11. Dayne Womax of LaPlace named champion Emerging ChefRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 13 | NOLA.com

    Chef Dayne Womax, a LaPlace native, was named the champion in Gambit's 2015 Emerging Chef's Challenge held recently at The Cannery in New Orleans. Chef Dayne Womax, a LaPlace native, was named the champion in Gambit's 2015 Emerging Chef's Challenge held recently at The Cannery in New Orleans.

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  12. Attempted arson, shooting under investigation in LaPlaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 11 | NOLA.com

    The St. John the Baptist Parish Sheriff's Office is investigating an attempted arson and shooting in the 100 block of Joe Parquet Circle. No one was injured.

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  13. LaPlace woman who lost legs below the knee helps other amputees, opens Metairie facilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 5 | NOLA.com

    Two months after starting college in August 2004, Brittany Grunberg of LaPlace contracted meningitis and had to have both legs amputated below the knee. The tragic life changing experience, however, didn't slow her down.

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  14. Feud sparks 2 shootings in 8-hour span in St. John ParishRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 3 | NOLA.com

    The St. John the Baptist Parish Sheriff's Office is investigating two shootings that authorities say are linked to an ongoing feud. A 23-year-old Gretna man was shot in the ankle Saturday night in Reserve , while nine people in a LaPlace house escaped injury early Sunday morning when multiple gunshots were fired into the home, the St. John the Baptist Parish Sheriff's Office announced Monday.

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  15. New Wine Christian celebrates 20th anniversary, fundraiser set in LaPlaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | NOLA.com

    New Wine Christian Fellowship in LaPlace recently celebrated its 20th anniversary during events July 24-26 at the church on Airline Highway. In 1995, pastor Neil Bernard resigned from Shell Oil Co.

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  16. Ascension of Our Lord in LaPlace announces 2015-16 calendarRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2015 | The Times-Picayune

    Officials at Ascension of Our Lord School in LaPlace have announced the 2015-16 school calendar. Dates are subject to change.

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  17. How to live to 100, New Orleans-styleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2015 | NOLA.com

    How do you live to 100? Quite a few New Orleans-area seniors seem to have the secret. A 107-year-old who occasionally indulges in Popeyes fried chicken.

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

    Jul 28, 2015 | 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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  19. Woman confronts truck burglar in Reserve, takes back her propertyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2015 | 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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  20. Recreation improvement projects begin at LaPlace ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2015 | 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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