The Chackbay Volunteer Fire Department has announced the 2023 Louisiana Gumbo Festival of Chackbay King and Queen, Mr. Coby Brignac and and Mrs. Janice Ordoyne, and Grand Marshal Mr. Mike Usey. Read their bios here.
Restore Grand Isle, with the support of the town, local, and state officials, is seeking to acquire and restore the historic Oleander Hotel-- as the beginning of a much bigger project to create a historic district on the island to showcase and preserve their rich history. Learn more about the project, and how you can help, here.
The gathering of First Responders took place on Hwy 311, at 8:59 AM (when the first tower fell at ground zero) on Monday, September 11, 2023, and included Terrebonne Parish President Gordon Dove along with members of local law enforcement, fire departments, and first responders.