September 27, 2023

How does the saltwater intrusion in the Mississippi River affect drinking water in Terrebonne and Lafourche parishes?

As saltwater continues to creep up the Mississippi River and threaten the drinking supply of many New Orleans-area citizens, community members in Terrebonne and Lafourche parishes have begun wondering how this crisis will affect our local drinking water. Read more here.
September 27, 2023

PAR Guide to the 2023 Constitutional Amendments

The 2023 PAR Guide covers the potential impact of eight constitutional amendments the public will consider on the Oct. 14 and Nov. 18 ballots. This nonpartisan, educational review helps you understand the issues and the proposed changes so you can develop your own positions on each proposition.
September 26, 2023

Morgan City Municipal Government is seeking an artist to paint “Atchafalaya National Heritage Area” Mural

Morgan City is seeking artists to enter submissions to paint the city's newest mural, which will bring color to downtown Morgan City and highlight the community's relationship with the Atchafalaya River.
September 26, 2023

Man Killed in Lafourche Parish Single-Vehicle Crash on Hwy 90 near Hwy 182

On September 25, 2023, shortly after 4:00 p.m., Louisiana State Police Troop C began investigating a single-vehicle fatality crash on U.S. Highway 90 eastbound near the Louisiana Highway 182 - Raceland/Houma exit (Exit 210). The crash claimed the life of 60-year-old Jerry Fruge of Terrytown. 
September 25, 2023

Over 100 recognized by Sheriff Craig Webre for outstanding work at the Lafourche Pride Awards last Saturday

Lafourche Parish Sheriff Craig Webre recently presented certificates of commendation, awards, and more to over 100 employees and citizens for outstanding work at the Lafourche Pride Awards last weekend. See the complete list of winners here:
September 25, 2023

Fletcher Technical Community College breaks ground on new Precision Agriculture and Advanced Manufacturing Center

The new Precision Agriculture and Advanced Manufacturing Center will bring much needed state-of-the-art agricultural education to the region, providing training for young workers entering the industry.
September 24, 2023

TPSO announces promotions in Narcotics Division

Terrebonne Parish Sheriff Tim Soignet is very pleased to announce the promotion of Joseph Crappel, to the rank of Captain, and Assistant Commander of the Narcotics Division and Shelly Liner, to the rank of Major, and Commander of the Terrebonne Parish Sheriff’s Office Narcotics Division.