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

    Tuesday Nov 24 |

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


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

    Monday Nov 23 |

    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 .


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

    Saturday Nov 21 |

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


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

    Wednesday Nov 18 |

    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.


  5. St. John School Board considering tax election, contractor for new $22M schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 17 |

    The St. John the Baptist Parish School Board has scheduled a special meeting for noon Tuesday to discuss asking voters for a property tax increase. The tax could be used for maintenance repairs and renovations of the district's facilities.


  6. St. John Parish crime reports, Nov. 5-6Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 9 |

    Christopher Charles Carrier, 22, 2516 Amy Drive, LaPlace, was arrested 11/05/15 and booked with possession or distribution of drug paraphernalia-first offense, and possession of marijuana-first offense. Kendrick Joseph Scott, Sr., 46, 714 Walnut St., LaPlace, was arrested 11/05/15 and booked with an attachment warrant issued by St. John the Baptist Parish.


  7. Man shot to death in LaPlace home, authorities sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 9 |

    St. John the Baptist Parish Sheriff's Office is investigating the Nov. 9, 2015, shooting death of a man in LaPlace. Authorities in St. John the Baptist Parish are investing the fatal shooting a man gunned down in a LaPlace home early Monday .


  8. St. Charles Catholic HIgh students decorate pumpkins, acheive athleticiallyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 5 | The Times-Picayune

    This Halloween, the Beta club at SCC hosted a pumpkin decorating contest. All students were invited to participate.


  9. Kenner police say suspects left toddlers in car to avoid arrestRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2015 |

    Kenner Police are looking for a man they say abandoned two young boys in his car after leading narcotics detectives on a brief chase into Metairie. Police say Ron Adams, 35, and LaPlace resident Corey Daniels, 39, ran from their car near the intersection of N. Howard Avenue and Shirley Street, leaving the engine running.


  10. Lanes have reopened on eastbound Bonnet Carre SpillwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 12, 2015 |

    The two left lanes of eastbound Bonnet Carre Spillway are closed following an accident just east of the Intestate 55 split near LaPlace on Monday , according to the state Department of Transportation and Development. The two left lanes closed on the eastbound Bonnet Carre Spillway near LaPlace following an accident have reopened, according to the Louisiana Department of Transportation .


  11. Suspect arrested in fatal triple shooting in LaPlaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 8, 2015 |

    Reserve resident Derrence Greenup, 28, has been arrested on two counts of first-degree murder and one count of attempted first-degree murder in a triple shooting this week in LaPlace . Greenup is accused of killing cousins Travis Gregoire, 23, and Sierra Gregoire, 18. Greenup is also charged with shooting a third victim, a 23-year-old man.


  12. 'They torched it,' vehicle believed used in triple shooting found burningRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2015 |

    A pickup truck found burning in a wooded area of a Reserve neighborhood Tuesday morning is believed to be the vehicle used in a triple shooting in LaPlace on Monday that killed two people, St. John the Baptist Parish Sheriff Mike Tregre said. A deputy on patrol spotted smoke coming from a heavily wooded area in the Homewood subdivision around 5 a.m. , and found a white pickup truck burning.


  13. St. Joan of Arc Catholic School band director nominated for Jazz Hall of FameRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2015 | The Times-Picayune

    James R. Miller III, the band director at St. Joan of Arc Catholic School, has been nominated to the Louisiana Association of Jazz Educators Hall of Fame. Miller held the position of Director of Bands at Catholic High School in Baton Rouge from 1984-2004.


  14. Contractor found guilty of fraud, faces 10 years in prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2015 |

    A contractor, whom authorities said was paid more than $50,000, but failed to make promised repairs to a storm damage LaPlace home, was found guilty of misapplication of payments by a contractor and engaging in contracting without authority, according to St. John the Baptist Parish District Attorney Bridget Dinvaut's office. Authorities say Ernest Blackwell, who operated as Professional Remodeling Specialists, LLC., was found guilty Sept.


  15. Candidate forum Thursday:St. John Parish President in LaPlaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2015 |

    Voters in St. John the Baptist Parish will have a chance to hear from candidates vying for parish president during a forum Thursday in LaPlace sponsored by the River Region Chamber of Commerce. Parish President Natalie Robottom faces five fellow Democrat and one Republican challenger in her bid for re-election on Oct. 24. The challengers are, Danny Becnel Jr., D-LaPlace; DeLisa Brown, D-LaPlace; Charles Julien, D-Reserve; Terry Gene Lewis Sr., D-Mount Airy; and Kent St. Amant, R-LaPlace.


  16. River Region Arts & Humanities Council is accepting grant applicationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 28, 2015 | The Times-Picayune

    The River Region Arts & Humanities Council or "RRAHC", representing St. Charles Parish, St.John the Baptist Parish and St. James Parish has 2016 grants available for schools, theatre groups, libraries, art guilds and other non-profit organizations interested in presenting arts programs or humanities projects as well as for individuals who are pursuing developmental activities in the area of the arts and humanities. The 2016 grants will not exceed $1,000 per application.


  17. Rising Waggaman singer performing at Andouille FestRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 24, 2015 |

    Kayla Woodson of Waggaman, now a college senior at Belmont University who performs around Nashville, will sing at 2015 Andouille Festival in LaPlace at Thomas F. Daley Memorial Park, 2900 La. 51, Oct. 17 at 11 a.m. on the main stage.


  18. Grambling Alumni Chapter Topkin-Clark reactivates in LaPlaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2015 | The Times-Picayune

    Topkin-Clark Grambling Alumni Chapter is reactivating its chapter and will hold its first meeting Sept. 29 from 6 yo 7 p.m. at John L. Ory Magnet School, 182 W. Fifth St., in LaPlce.


  19. Blood drive held at Riverside Academy in ReserveRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2015 |

    Along with academics and athletics, school clubs at Riverside Academy in Reserve play an important part in shaping a student's high school years. They also encourage students to volunteer for community service and participate in other projects.


  20. 6 new teachers welcomed at St. Charles Catholic High in LaPlaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2015 |

    This year at St. Charles Catholic High in LaPlace, the Comet family welcomed six new teachers. They are Ken Richard, Kimberly Stewart and Michael Scalco, Gary Nunez, Kimberly Nunez, and Kara Iste.


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