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Chanel Skains, one of 7 original suspects in St. John deputy...
Chanel Skains knelt on the gravel of a LaPlace trailer park where she lived with her husband, daughter and stepsons, clutching the hand of a St.
Thu May 16, 2013
St. John pastor raises funds to send children of single parents to camp
"We have a commitment to father the fatherless," said Pastor Neal Bernard, who runs the New Wine Christian Fellowship in LaPlace.
Wed May 15, 2013
St. John Parish crime report, May 15
William J. Bourgeois Jr., 24, Paula Drive, LaPlace, LA, was arrested on 5/14/2013 and booked with domestic abuse battery, simple criminal damage to property, and parole violation.
Tue May 14, 2013
St. Joan of Arc raises nearly $9,000 in golf tournament: School News
St. Joan of Arc School in LaPlace recently held its 14th annual Vikes on Spikes Frank Scorsone Memorial Golf Classic at Riverlands Golf and Country Club in LaPlace.
Mon May 13, 2013
St. John Parish crime report, May 13
Shane M. LeBouef, 34, Historic West Street, Garyville, LA, was arrested on 5/10/2013 and booked with possession of drug paraphernalia, resisting an officer with force or violence, and parole violation.
Fellow officers ride to honor fallen St. John deputies
That's the day the three St. Charles Parish sheriff's detectives heard - and then responded to - reports that St.
BRPD identify victim of Sunday shooting
Baton Rouge police on Monday released the name of the 31-year-old woman found shot to death inside a local residence Sunday afternoon.
Sun May 12, 2013
WWL-TV New Orleans
Two unbelted juveniles die when car slams into tree
Two unrestrained juveniles were killed after the car in which they were riding slammed into a tree, State Police said Sunday.
Fri May 10, 2013
St. John Relay for Life will go on May 11 inside the St. John Civic Center in LaPlace
The American Cancer Society's St. John Relay for Life Committee has announced that the event will go on as planned on May 11, beginning at 3 p.m., inside the St.
Thu May 09, 2013
East St. John High's Technology Student Association participates in...
East St. John High's Technology Student Association participates in TSA conference in LaPlace: East St.
After prom parties are a big hit at St. Charles and St. John high schools
After their proms ended around midnight, juniors and seniors at four local high schools got the party started again and partied until the wee hours of the morning.
Wed May 08, 2013
What happens in Vegas stays in Vegas, and that includes king cake...
Cultural diffusion: The spreading of ideas from one culture to another. For years I have taught the idea of cultural diffusion in fifth grade social studies.
Educators at St. Charles Catholic High in LaPlace attend NCEA convention in Houston
Inspiration and knowledge of best practices for Catholic education were presented by international, national, and local speakers at the National Catholic Educators Association convention attended by four faculty and staff member at St.
Garyville shooting suspect arrested in Mississippi
The St. John the Baptist Parish Sheriff's Office says a man wanted for an April 30 shooting in Garyville has been arrested.
Mon May 06, 2013
St. John Parish crime report, May 6
Arthur Hardeman, 53, Manchester Lane, LaPlace, LA was arrested on 5/3/2013 and booked with unauthorized use of a moveable-not vehicle and theft.
St. John Parish schools receive $3 million from FEMA for Isaac recovery
St. John the Baptist Parish Schools will receive two federal grants totaling $3 million, to go towards the rehabilitation of a LaPlace high school campus that was severely damaged during Hurricane Isaac , FEMA announced on Monday.
Seniors arrive in a variety of vehicles for last day of school at St. Charles Catholic in LaPlace
Seniors at St. Charles Catholic High School in LaPlace arrived in all sorts of vehicles - from bikes to helicopters - for their last day of high school May 6. All of the students arrived on time, before 7:30 a.m. for their last official day of school.
Sun May 05, 2013
Centenary overcoming its financial struggles
Under the leadership of President David Rowe, Centenary College is emerging from the financial turmoil of the past five years leaner but stronger, school officials said.