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October 21, 2021

Helio Foundation Helping Fishermen Float their Boats

The Helio Foundation is the definition of outreach. They have proved over and over to truly care for residents and are doing everything possible to lend […]
October 21, 2021

Business First Bancshares, Inc. and Texas Citizens Bancorp, Inc. Announce Merger

Business First Bancshares, Inc. (Business First) (Nasdaq: BFST), the holding company for b1BANK, and Texas Citizens Bancorp, Inc. (Texas Citizens) today jointly announced the signing of […]
October 20, 2021

Disaster Recovery Center in Napoleonville to Close, Other Local Centers Remain Open

The Disaster Recovery Center (DRC) located at the Assumption Parish Community Center (4910 Hwy. 308, Napoleonville, LA 70390 will close permanently at 6 p.m., Friday, Oct. […]
October 20, 2021

Blue Roofs and Spray Painted Addresses: FEMA is Canvassing Chauvin Neighborhoods

  FEMA has been in the Chauvin area for the last two days canvassing the neighborhoods to assist residents in the recovery process. The Times was […]
October 20, 2021

Commissioner Donelon Unveils Hurricane Ida Mediation Program to Resolve Claim Disputes

Policyholders at odds with their insurers over Hurricane Ida damage claims may now be able to resolve their disputes through a mediation program created by the […]
October 20, 2021

Corps of Engineers installs 30,000th blue roof after Hurricane Ida

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers installed the 30,000th blue roof Monday as part of its Operation Blue Roof emergency response for Hurricane Ida.   “I’m […]
October 20, 2021

Terrebonne General Health System is Open for All!

It is official, Terrebonne General Health System is open for all patient services. Terrebonne General remains committed to serving the community and can now provide all […]
October 19, 2021

Bayou Community Foundation Helps Provide Temporary Homes for Terrebonne Parish Sheriff Officers

Just hours after Hurricane Ida’s landfall on August 29, Terrebonne Parish Sheriff Tim Soignet learned that many of his officers who were working night and day […]
October 19, 2021

Terrebonne Parish Council has scheduled public hearings on Oct. 27 to obtain public input

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARINGS In accordance with Section 5-02(a) of the Home Rule Charter, the Terrebonne Parish Council has scheduled public hearings on Wednesday, October 27, […]
October 19, 2021

Four Vandebilt Catholic seniors receive national academic distinction

Vandebilt Catholic High School proudly announces national academic distinction for seniors, Rebecca Cagle, Alison MacKay, Morgan Clayton, and Catherine Cobb.   The National Merit® Scholarship Program is […]
October 19, 2021

TFAE Helps Terrebonne Teachers through Adopt a Classroom Initiative

The Terrebonne Foundation for Academic Excellence (TFAE) has launched an initiative for Adopt a Classroom in Terrebonne Parish to help alleviate the extra expenses teachers are […]
October 19, 2021

AG Jeff Landry Urges Against Tax Increase on Burdened Louisiana Consumers

Attorney General Jeff Landry is urging the U.S. Senate to oppose the Methane Emissions Reduction Act, legislation which would require an $1800 tax be charged to […]
October 19, 2021

State Rep. Magee Responds to Lack of Response for Temporary Housing, “…it’s absolutely unacceptable.”

Despite State Representative Tanner Magee’s calm demeanor, he recognized that the state’s trailer program isn’t working fast enough, and has written a passionate letter to the […]
October 19, 2021

Reverend Joshua Rodrigue named next Rector of Notre Dame Seminary

On Thursday, October 14, 2021, the Board of Trustees approved the nomination of the Reverend Joshua J. Rodrigue as the next rector/president of Notre Dame Seminary […]
October 18, 2021

Budweiser Clydesdales appearing in Houma on Oct. 21

The world famous Budweiser Clydesdales will be making an appearance in Houma on Thursday, October 21, thanks to Buquet Distributing, the Tri-parish’s local Anheuser-Busch distributor.   […]