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Lacassine High had a goal of raising $2,000 with the Jump Rope for Heart fundraiser. Students raised over $5,000. Friday morning, three stations were set up to get hearts pumping through basketball, dancing and jumping rope.

02/17/2019 - 12:00am

SPORTS

02/17/2019 - 12:00am
LAKE ARTHUR- The No. 5 ranked Lake Arthur Lady Tigers started of the 2019 playoffs on the right foot Thursday night at the Nook. The Lady Tigers (30-2) dominated the South Plaquemines Lady Hurricanes (12-18) from beginning to end of the contest on...

EDITORIAL

02/17/2019 - 12:00am
Black History Month is filled with lessons of how the battles and achievements of one people greatly impacted the lives of every American. The nation we live in today is a common thread created by the blood, sweat and tears of people from all walks...

COMMUNITY

02/17/2019 - 12:00am
Organ donation is overwhelmingly supported by the adult population of the United States. According to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, 95 percent of adults in the United States support organ donation. In spite of that, the DHHS...

OBITUARIES

02/17/2019 - 12:00am
Martha Ann Earl, 78, of Elizabeth, passed away Wednesday, Feb. 13, 2019, in Alexandria. Her visitation was held Friday, Feb. 15, 2019, from 5 p.m. until time of service at Mt. Hope Baptist Church in Oakdale. The funeral service was held Saturday,...