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Bullets "riddle" LaPlace apartments; no one hurt
Ten people, including four children, escaped injury Sunday night in LaPlace when St. John the Baptist Parish authorities say someone fired multiple gunshots into their apartments.
Sun Dec 08, 2013
Teaching faith across the curriculum at St. Charles Catholic High in LaPlace
"Getting to Heaven is like solving an equation. Multiply love and compassion, subtract negativity, and add Jesus over our life equals Heaven.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
This photo provided by St. John the Baptist Parish Sheriff s Office...
Two anti-government extremists accused of gunning down a pair of St. John the Baptist Parish deputies last year will be tried separately, a state judge ruled Friday.
St. John Parish President Natalie Robottom named Omega Phi Iota Iota's citizen of the year
St. John the Baptist Parish President Natalie Robottom of LaPlace was recently honored as Citizen of the Year by the Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Phi Iota Iota Chapter.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
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30th Anniversary of the Laplace Tornado
Friday, December 6th, marks the 30th anniversary of the LaPlace Tornado, one of the most powerful tornadoes recorded in southeast Louisiana.
Living nativity, and house decorating in LaPlace: LaPlace Town Talk
St. Joan of Arc School is planning Christmas programs. A living nativity will be presented Dec. 15 at 7 p.m. in the church on West Fifth Street in LaPlace.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Home security camera leads to arrest of burglary suspect
A 28-year-old LaPlace man has been arrested and jailed after authorities say he broke into a house early Thanksgiving morning and stole three guns.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
David Lee's Boutique Annual Red Carpet Christmas Brunch
Mark your calendar for December 8 at 11 a.m. for David Lee's Boutique Annual Red Carpet Christmas Brunch.
Sat Nov 30, 2013
An exact trace formula and zeta functions for an infinite quantum...
We study a quantum Hamiltonian that is given by the Laplacian and an infinite chain of $ $-like potentials with strength $>0$ on the half line $\rz_0$ and which is equivalent to a one-parameter family of Laplacians on an infinite metric graph.
Thu Nov 28, 2013
Julia Cupit: St. Charles Catholic High Senior Salute
Julia Cupit, a senior at St. Charles Catholic High in LaPlace, has been named Senior Salute.
Carnival Ball court at St. Charles Catholic in LaPlace raises nearly...
The Krewe de Charles Bal Masque Court for 2014 at St. Charles Catholic High in LaPlace was announced Nov. 11. Michael Morton and Lynleigh Landry will reign as king and queen.
Advent mission planned, and United Way meets in LaPlace: LaPlace Town Talk
St. Joan of Arc Church will hold an Advent mission Dec. 9-11 at 7 p.m. at the church on West Fifth Street in LaPlace.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
St. John Parish joins push for a Baton Rouge to New Orleans passenger rail system
The St. John the Baptist Parish Council unanimously approved a resolution Tuesday night to join the Louisiana Intrastate Rail Compact, a joint public-private venture that parish officials say would be a major regional economic boost if it comes to fruition.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
St. John Parish Council to take up budget, New Orleans-Baton Rouge rail resolution
The St. John the Baptist Parish Council is scheduled to meet Tuesday, Nov. 26, at 6 p.m. in the Parish Council chambers at the Percy Hebert Building in LaPlace.
Fri Nov 22, 2013
Common Core promotion proposal sparks dispute
While some key state tests are on the way out because of Common Core, state Superintendent of Education John White's proposal to change promotion rules is sparking controversy.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
After 44 years, LaPlace men get together for a beer: LaPlace Town Talk
Billy O'Regan and Herman Deslatte of LaPlace didn't know each other in 1969 when they joined several other new Army draftees in New Orleans to board a bus for Fort Polk.
Wed Nov 20, 2013
A tutorial on spectral clustering
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Mon Nov 18, 2013
Social studies fair winners announced at John L. Ory Magnet in LaPlace
City police officers, firefighters and emergency medical personnel take part in an annual inspection Sunday in Jackson Square followed by Mass at St. Louis Cathedral.
Fri Nov 15, 2013
What's in a name? For St. John Parish official, maybe an ethics violation
The Port of South Louisiana wants to know whether hiring a St. John the Baptist Parish Council member onto its marketing team would constitute an ethical conflict.
The Town Talk
Your Mail 11-15-13: Common Core rollout a problem ... Why 'deal' with Iran?
Back then, when Mr. Pastorek was a BESE member and I served with him on the committee which developed those higher standards, the only objections came from a handful of parents upset because the new standards were more rigorous and prevented "social promotions" of students who were not ready for more advanced studies.