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  1. Fox's 'MasterChef' taps 3 Louisiana cooks for new season starting May 20Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | NOLA.com

    Three Louisiana home cooks will compete on the new season of " MasterChef ," premiering at 7 p.m. May 20 on WVUE. Gordon Ramsay and Graham Elliot will be joined as judges this season by Christina Tosi of New York City's Momofuku Milk Bar .

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  2. Buddy Boe of LaPlace elected chairman of NACo NextGen NetworkRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | NOLA.com

    Buddy Boe of LaPlace was recently elected chairman of the National Association of Counties NextGen Network from more than 275 members. The Next Generation Network provides a grassroots forum for young county and parish officials to network, become engaged in NACo and develop a new generation of association leaders.

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  3. Negro Leagues legend Wesley Barrow remembered 50 years after his deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NOLA.com

    A small but hardy group of City of Gretna officials, former players and media members Saturday afternoon huddled around the freshly painted grave New Orleans Negro Leagues legend Wesley Barrow at New Hope Baptist Church Cemetery in Gretna to honor a man who managed, mentored and influenced hundreds, if not thousands, of New Orleans-area youth. Clutching wind-blown umbrellas and standing in puddles, the group held a brief ceremony dedicating a new grave marker for Barrow's burial spot, which had been unmarked for nearly half a century, since the man known as "the Skipper" died on Christmas Eve in 1965.

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  4. Early voting on St. Charles, St. John taxes ends SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | The Times-Picayune

    The early voting period for May 2 tax and borrowing propositions in St. Charles and St. John the Baptist parishes ends Saturday. The early voting period on May 2 property tax and borrowing propositions in St. Charles and St. John the Baptist parishes ends Saturday.

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  5. Young entrepreneurs pitch their business plans for investment panel in LaPlaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | The Times-Picayune

    Dressed and poised like business professionals, eight chief executive officers from the River Parishes took to the stage April 21 in the John L. Ory Magnet School auditorium in LaPlace. In only six minutes, each CEO articulately presented his or her business plan for a panel of investors.

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  6. Reserve man shot in leg; police seek tipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | The Times-Picayune

    A Reserve man told investigators he was shot in his left leg on East 30th Street, and authorities are seeking leads to his assailant, the St. John the Baptist Parish Sheriff's Office said. Deputies learned of the shooting after the 26-year-old man, whose name was not released, walked into the emergency room at Ochsner Medical Complex -- River Parishes in LaPlace on Thursday at mid-day.

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  7. River Region Chamber officially opens new office in LaPlace, Torch Run setRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | The Times-Picayune

    Chassity McComack, executive director of the River Region Chamber, organizes public officials and chamber members for a picture at the ribbon cutting of the chamber's new office at 390 Belle Terre Blvd. in LaPlace. The River Region Chamber of Commerce held a ribbon cutting April 17 for its new office at 390 Belle Terre Boulevard in LaPlace.

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  8. $95 million road proposed to connect I-10 with ReserveRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | NOLA.com

    A public hearing has been scheduled on plans for a new $95 million Interstate 10 connector road in Reserve . It would extend West 10th Street north through wetlands and offer St. John the Baptist Parish a third access route to the interstate highway system -- and the first direct route between I-10 and River Road.

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  9. YEA! 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | The Times-Picayune

    Tristian McKinney talks about his business, Fogo Logos, with Rene Ocman during during the River Parishes Young Entrepreneurs Academy's investment panel program April 21 at John L. Ory School in LaPlace.

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  10. St. John Relay for Life is May 2 in LaPlaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | NOLA.com

    Queen Queen of Hope XII Sadie Kelly, Queen of Hope XII Krista Reed, and Ms. Queen of Hope Julia Peyton will reign over the American Cancer Society's St. John Realy for Life May 2 at Joe Keller Stadium in LaPlace.

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  11. Creative writing club forms, golf tourney set at St. Charles Catholic in LaPlaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | NOLA.com

    St. Charles Catholic High in LaPlace has a new club. Principal Drew Cupit recently approved the new Creative Writing Club, which will begin next year and will be offered to all grade levels.

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  12. 77-year-old LaPlace man pleads guilty to Kenner homicideRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | NOLA.com

    I was ... more or less trying to scare him. That's what happened. That's the way it happened."

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  13. Car stolen with child inside in LaPlace, newspaper reportsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | NOLA.com

    A Donaldsonville man was booked with kidnapping after authorities say he stole a vehicle with a 5-year-old boy inside in LaPlace, the L'Observateur newspaper reports. The paper said a woman left the child in the car with the engine running and went into a Fred's store on Friday about 1:45 p.m. The man, identified by authorities as Travis Wilson, 34, drove away in the vehicle but ditched it a few blocks away.

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  14. 20mxbatiste.jpgRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | The Times-Picayune

    Roger Batiste, 77, of LaPlace, pleaded guilty to negligent homicide and will be sentenced to five years in prison for killing Shane Vicknair, 22, of River Ridge, during an argument on a Kenner street on May 3, 2013.

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  15. St. John Parish voters consider $447,372 property tax renewalRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | NOLA.com

    Early voting is underway on renewing a St. John the Baptist Parish property tax that raises $447,372 a year for building maintenance. It is the only measure on the May 2 ballot in St. John Parish.

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    Nov 12, 2013 | The Times-Picayune

    Voters in St. John the Baptist Parish will consider the renewal of a 1-mill property tax on May 2. The tax is used for maintenance work on parish-owned buildings, such as the Percy Hebert building in LaPlace that houses the old jail and government administrative offices, the courthouse in Edgard, and the gym at Regala Park.

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  17. 17th Annual Household Hazmat Collections DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | The Times-Picayune

    Volunteers unload some household chemicals onto a cart during the 17th Annual Household Hazardous Materials Collection Day in the parking lot of the New Wine Christian Center in LaPlace on Saturday, April 18, 2015.

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  18. St. Joan of Arc Fair set, and Ascension of Our Lord cotillion presented in LaPlaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | The Times-Picayune

    St. Joan of Arc School and Church will hold the annual spring festival April 24-26 on the school and church grounds on West Fifth Street in LaPlace . The festival will be held April 24 from 6 to 11 p.m., April 25 from 4 to 11 p.m., and April 26 from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. The first Tom Daley Memorial 1 mile and 5K Race will be held April 25, beginning at 8:30 a.m., in front of the Family Life Center.

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  19. Southeast Louisiana under tornado warning untilRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | NOLA.com

    Parts of southeast Louisiana, including northwestern St. Bernard Parish and southwestern Orleans Parish, are under a tornado warning until 5:30 p.m. Wednesday , according to the National Weather Service. A tornado warning for parts of southeast Louisiana, including northwestern St. Bernard Parish and southwestern Orleans Parish, expired at 5:30 p.m. Wednesday , according to the National Weather Service.

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  20. Tornado warning for northwestern St. Charles ParishRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | NOLA.com

    A tornado warning has been issued until 4:15 p.m. for northwestern St. Charles Parish, according to the National Weather Service. At about 3:50 p.m., radar showed a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado moving east near Reserve at 30 mph.

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