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  1. Placement Test Day, personality dance set at St. Charles Catholic in LaPlaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 23 | The Times-Picayune

    St. Charles Catholic High School in LaPlace will hold Placement Test Day Jan. 10. Prospective students should arrive at 8 a.m. The fee is $20. Lunch will be served.

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  2. St. John Parish levee: Local reaction and what's nextRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | NOLA.com

    St. John the Baptist Parish President Natalie Robottom and Corps of Engineers spokesman Rene Poche talk about the proposed $718 million flood protection project planned for the River Parishes. As she sat in her conference room at the Percy Hebert Building in LaPlace on Friday , St. John the Baptist Parish President Natalie Robottom noticed that it was 8:57 a.m., and the hour slotted for the critical federal review of a long-awaited $718 million storm protection levee project was nearly up - and still no vote had taken place.

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  3. Brain-eating amoeba no longer detected in St. John water system, DHH reportsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | NOLA.com

    Water samples tested by the state indicate that a potentially deadly brain-eating amoeba is no longer present in the St. John the Baptist Parish drinking water system, parish and state officials announced Friday . The state Department of Health and Hospitals re-tested for the Naegleria fowleri amoeba using water samples from St. John Water District 1 on Dec. 3, and those samples returned negative for the parasitic organism, a state official said.

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  4. Lester Millet III of LaPlace wins technology award for growth organization of the yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | NOLA.com

    Lester Millet III of LaPlace, The Port of South Louisiana's Policy and Planning Director and president of Infragard Louisiana, recently received the 2014 Louisiana Technology Council Governor's Technology Award for Growth Organization of the Year. This award is presented to a company or organization that demonstrates significant growth over the past year.

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  5. Belle Terre Civic in LaPlace names Christmas decoration winners, Imagination Library is availableRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | NOLA.com

    The Belle Terre Civic Association in LaPlace recently announced the winners of its Christmas home decorating contest. Wayne and Claudia Weber at 2320 Country Club Drive won first; and Todd and Toni Ruiz at 2141 Augusta Drive placed second.

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  6. Living Nativity celebrated in Reserve and LaPlaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | NOLA.com

    St. Joan of Arc Catholic in LaPlace and St. Peter in Reserve were among local schools that presented a Living Nativity as part of Christmas programs. At St. Joan of Arc, Sister Pier Carla Baronne organized the program.

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  7. Christmas spirit is in the air at St. Charles Catholic in LaPlaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | NOLA.com

    The spirit of Christmas is in the air at St. Charles Catholic High in LaPlace. Attending a reconciliation service, participating in Advent activities, and helping the needy are some of the ways students are spreading Christmas spirit.

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  8. After 20 years, father and son reunite in LaPlaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | NOLA.com

    A father and son recently had a long awaited reunion in LaPlace. Myron Bullock welcomed his father, Bryron, whom he hadn't seen in 20 years, during the reunion at Myron's LaPlace home.

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  9. 'Blackbeard the Pirate' presented by Missoula and St. Joan of Arc in LaPlaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | NOLA.com

    Several students at St. Joan of Arc Catholic School in LaPlace recently worked with Missoula Children's Theatre of Montana to present the musical adaptation of "Blackbeard the Pirate." Missoula, a traveling drama troupe based in Montana, works with children in a drama workshop, and directors and students stage a production at the end of the program.

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  10. Jonathan Stewart: East St. John High Senior SaluteRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | NOLA.com

    Jonathan Stewart, the son of Valerie and Willie Lago Sr. of LaPlace, was chosen Senior Salute by administration at East St. John High School in Reserve. Stewart is president of the Beta Club, and vice president of the Student Council.

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  11. Advent concert, living nativity, tea planned in LaPlaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | NOLA.com

    St. Joan of Arc Catholic Church will celebrates the reason for the season during an Advent concert Dec. 16 at 7 p.m. in the church. Trish Foti Genco will perform.

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  12. St. Charles Catholic in LaPlace is a hub of activityRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | The Times-Picayune

    Students at St. Charles Catholic High in LaPlace have been busy in the classroom, on the field, and on the basketball court. In the classrooms, students are participating in physics labs.

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  13. Start 2015 with the Laketown 10-mile, 5K Kenner Mayor's RunRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | The Times-Picayune

    Start the New Year with an exercise plan that includes participation in the Laketown 10 Mile and 5K Mayor's Run/Walk on Jan. 10. The annual fundraiser sponsored by the Rotary Club of Kenner will feature a route that includes the linear park along scenic Lake Pontchartrain. Runners and walkers will line up at 5050 Williams Blvd., Kenner for the 8 a.m. start time with an early start time available for the 10 mile race walker division entries.

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  14. More than $1M in change orders proposed for East St. John High...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 9 | NOLA.com

    A St. John the Baptist Parish School Board committee has recommended approval of more than $1 million in change orders for renovations currently underway to repair the store-damaged East St. John High School, but officials say the school is still on scheduled to reopen in August. The main campus in Reserve has been closed since Hurricane Isaac flooded the facilities in 2012.

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  15. St. John Public School District names teachers and principal of the yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 9 | NOLA.com

    The St. John the Baptist Parish Public School District recently announced its 2014-15 District Principal and Teachers of the Year. This year's District Principal of the Year is Antoinette Robinet, principal at Emily C. Watkins Elementary School.

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  16. In brain-eating amoeba case, 2 St. John Parish water inspectors plead innocentRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 8 | NOLA.com

    Two St. John the Baptist Parish utilities workers, indicted in the state investigation of the amoeba-contaminated drinking water , pleaded innocent Monday to charges of malfeasance in office and filing and maintaining false public records. Trial is scheduled April 14 before Judge Sterling Snowdy in 40th Judicial District Court in Edgard.

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  17. New bonfire queens are crowned during pageant in LutcherRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 4 | NOLA.com

    The St. James Festival of the Bonfires Committee presented the 25th annual Miss Festival of the Bonfires Pageant and 16th annual Teen Miss Festival of the Bonfires Pageant November 29 at Lutcher High School. Erin Monica of LaPlace is the new Miss Queen.

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  18. Man found stabbed to dead in LaPlace trailer parkRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 3 | NOLA.com

    A 52-year-old LaPlace man is dead after St. John the Baptist Parish Sheriff's investigators say he was stabbed Tuesday night and left bleeding in the street near his Montegut Avenue home in the Shady Nook Trailer Park. The man has been identified as Juan Jose Rivera who authorities say lived in the area with a relative.

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  19. Health fair, advent mission planned, and Thanksgiving Day Run held in LaPlaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 3 | NOLA.com

    St. John the Baptist Parish will hold a health and wellness fair and Meet the Pharmacist Day December 13 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the St. John Community Center, 2900 U.S. 51 in LaPlace. Basic health screenings will be available.

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  20. Raffle tickets still available for Plop Drop festival in LaPlaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 3 | NOLA.com

    The Greater New Orleans Therapeutic Riding Center in LaPlace will hold its annual fundraising event, Plop Drop, Dec. 6 from noon to 6 p.m. at the center, 152 Shadowbrook Lane in LaPlace. The Greater New Orleans Therapeutic Riding Center in LaPlace will hold its annual fundraising event, Plop Drop, Dec. 6 from noon to 6 p.m. at the center, 152 Shadowbrook Lane.

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