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May 20, 2022

Terrebonne Parish Council and School Board Adopts Identical Voting Districts

At this week’s Terrebonne Parish School Board meeting, the resolution establishing and defining school board election districts by Federal and State Statutes was passed. The journey […]
May 20, 2022

Louisiana Department of Education Enters Partnership to Prioritize English Learners

The Louisiana Department of Education (LDOE) has partnered with UMass Global as part of the National Professional Development grant program to build the capacity of Louisiana […]
May 20, 2022

Louisiana Joins National “Internet for All” Initiative to Bring Affordable, Reliable High-Speed Internet to Everyone

Governor John Bel Edwards and the U.S. Department of Commerce’s National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA) announced that Louisiana has signed on to participate in the […]
May 19, 2022

Three men cited for oyster violations in Terrebonne parish

Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries enforcement agents cited three Houma men for alleged oyster fishing violations in Terrebonne Parish on May 19. Agents cited Travis […]
May 19, 2022

Parade of Champions to Roll through Terrebonne Parish Honoring Local Athletes

UPDATE: Due to unfavorable weather conditions on Sunday, the Parade of Champions has been canceled.   Parade of Champions canceled; Ceremony will be held at Civic […]
May 19, 2022

Bayou Cane Fire Protection District Responds to Smoke Report at Houma Junior High

Earlier today, Bayou Cane Fire Protection District reported that C shift crews responded to Houma Junior High upon the request of Terrebonne Sheriff SRO for the […]
May 19, 2022

Kennedy, Marshall demand FDA explain baby formula shortages

Sen. John Kennedy (R-La.) joined Sens. Roger Marshall (R-Kan.) and Shelley Moore Capito (R-W.Va.) and 19 other senators in urging Robert Califf, the Food and Drug […]
May 19, 2022

Rita Evans Receives Newest Terrebonne General Sunflower Award

Congratulations to Rita Evans for being named the newest Sunflower Award Winner at Terrebonne General Health System. Evans is a CNA working on the hospital’s fourth […]
May 19, 2022

Plans Released for New Public Boat Launch & Park on Bayou Lafourche

Through a collaborative effort between the Bayou Lafourche Fresh Water District (BLFWD), Friends of Bayou Lafourche (FOBL), and Lafourche Parish Government (LPG), renderings for the “Melodia […]
May 19, 2022

Prevent insect problems in the vegetable garden

by Mary Ferguson Growing vegetables is a source of both food and pleasure for many of us. It’s disappointing when pests take away from the fruits […]
May 19, 2022

City of Thibodaux sponsors Household Hazardous Waste Collection Day

A Household Hazardous Waste Collection Day for the residents of Thibodaux is scheduled for Saturday, June 11, from 8 a.m. to noon. Residents can stop by […]
May 18, 2022

Lafourche Parish property tax deadline approaches

Lafourche Parish Government officials remind residents that the 2021 property tax deadline is Tuesday, May 31. Property owners in Lafourche must pay their taxes in full […]
May 18, 2022

Free medicare seminar in Houma

Stephen Schrempp, an independent life insurance, Medicare, and health insurance agent will host a Medicare Seminar Series in Terrebonne Parish, beginning on Friday, May 27, at […]
May 18, 2022

Thibodaux road closure continues

Thibodaux Police Department announced the road closure on Parish Road, between Hickory Street and Arms Street will continue through Thursday, May 19, as Entergy Crews work […]
May 18, 2022

LDH reaffirms recommendation that all eligible children be vaccinated now, given recent COVID case increases

The Louisiana Department of Health today reaffirms its official recommendation that all eligible children receive the COVID-19 vaccine to protect themselves and their families. This public […]