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January 22, 2021

Catholic Charities announces opening of Food Pantry in East Houma

Catholic Charities of the Diocese of Houma-Thibodaux is announcing the opening of the Caritas Food Pantry at Our Lady of the Most Holy Rosary Catholic Church, […]
January 22, 2021

Rouses co-owner apologizes for attending Trump rally: ‘I absolutely would take it back’

Donald Rouse Sr., retired CEO and co-owner of Rouses Markets, talked to a New Orleans radio show on Friday to apologize for attending former President Donald […]
January 22, 2021

LOGA responds to President Biden’s executive actions to regulate oil and gas companies

The Louisiana Oil & Gas Association (LOGA) has responded to the executive actions by President Joe Biden to regulate oil and gas companies, including a 60-day […]
January 22, 2021

State reports 1,937 new cases; decline in hospitalizations

Today, the Louisiana Department of Health is reporting the total number of cases has risen to 380,255. That’s 1,937 more cases since yesterday. 334,769 are confirmed; […]
January 22, 2021

Houma substitute teacher accused of calling students a racial slur; school officials investigating

An incident involving a local substitute teacher allegedly calling Southdown Elementary School students a racial slur earlier this week is being investigated by the Terrebonne Parish […]
January 22, 2021

Nicholls Only Louisiana University Ranked for Students on Autism Spectrum

Great Value Colleges has named Nicholls State University one of the top programs for students on the autism spectrum. Nicholls is the only Louisiana university on […]
January 21, 2021

President Biden issues 60-day moratorium on oil and gas drilling permits in Gulf of Mexico

The Biden administration has issued a 60-day moratorium on oil and gas leasing and permitting on federal lands and waters while it evaluates the legal and […]
January 21, 2021

Nicholls men’s basketball earns fifth-straight SLC win

The Nicholls State University men’s basketball team earned its fifth-straight Southland Conference (SLC) victory yesterday evening, defeating the Houston Baptist University 92-83 at Sharp Gym. Leading […]
January 21, 2021

LDH: Hospitalizations and ventilator use continues to decline

Today, the Louisiana Department of Health is reporting the total number of cases has risen to 378,318. That’s 3,856 more cases since yesterday. 332,973 are confirmed; […]
January 21, 2021

Terrebonne High to move all classes online for two weeks as a COVID precaution

All Terrebonne High School classes will be conducted online for two weeks beginning tomorrow as a COVID-19 precaution, Superintendent Philip Martin confirmed with the Times. Martin […]
January 21, 2021

Buquet Bridge to be closed from February until late March

From the Terrebonne Parish Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Preparedness: Effective Monday, February 1, 2021, the Buquet Bridge located at 7841 Grand Caillou Road and […]
January 20, 2021

Nicholls Online Sociology Program Named Top 7 in Nation

Learn.org ranked Nicholls State University No. 7 nationwide for its online sociology program. Nicholls is the only Louisiana university on the list. The online resource ranked […]
January 20, 2021

Louisiana surpasses 300,000 presumed recovered

Today, the Louisiana Department of Health is reporting the total number of cases has risen to 374,582. That’s 2,536 more cases since yesterday. 330,294 are confirmed; […]
January 19, 2021

State leaders adopt cautious revenue forecast for 2022

By Sarah Procopio, LSU Manship School News Service   BATON ROUGE–A cautious revenue forecast was adopted by a panel of state leaders Tuesday as they set […]
January 19, 2021

TGMC, Terrebonne Parish Government Partner to Provide COVID-19 Vaccines; Over 200 Vaccines Distributed on Tuesday

Terrebonne General Medical Center and Terrebonne Parish Consolidated Government are partnering to provide COVID-19 vaccines at the Houma-Terrebonne Civic Center.  The drive-through process will be quick […]