Wednesday Jul 23
West Bank levee authority moves closer to formalizing feral hog eradication plan
The West Bank levee authority moved closer to formalizing its feral hog eradication plan, approving up to $25,000 Wednesday for the work.
Aerial Spraying for Mosquitos in West Jefferson planned for July 23
On Wednesday evening , areas of Grand Isle , Crown Point , and Lafitte and Barataria are scheduled to be sprayed against mosquitos, according to a parish press release.
Lafitte schools get ready for first day of 2014-15 year
Lexie Richardson and Kelsey Bean check out the selection of mesh backpacks at Academy Sports, surprised by print options like tiger stripes and camouflage.
Lafitte police chief honored by victims group
At their annual awards event, the group Victims and Citizens Against Crime honored Lafitte Police Chief Marcel Rodriguez for his efforts in keeping crime at a minimum in the town of Jean Lafitte.
Jean Lafitte National Historical Park makes CNN's natural wonders list
Jean Lafitte National Historical Park and Barataria Preserve has been deemed one of the nation's 50 natural wonders, according to CNN.
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Town of Jean Lafitte honored with historical marker
He said, "This historical marker will honor the namesake of our town and the spirit of the hardworking people who have lived here for centuries."