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    Friday, May 29, 2020
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  Hahnville COVID-19 Testing Site Set to CloseHahnville, LA – St. Charles Parish Emergency Operations Center was notified that the last day to be tested for COVID-19 at the Hahnville High school testing site is tomorrow, Friday, May 29, 2020. The EOC has been working with the National Guard and Access Health since April 15 to operate the site and has conducted more than 2,100 ...read more
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    Friday, May 29, 2020
    NEWS RELEASE -- St. Charles Catholic High School  Contact: Courtney P. Millet, Ph.D. 985-652-3809 or 504-628-2641 or millet.courtney@stcharlescatholic.org  REVISED -- Changes highlighted in yellow. Thank you.  St. Charles Catholic Continues Senior Traditions with a Twist  St. Charles Catholic High School is an institution of tradition. Over the 65-year history of the school, many poignant and ...read more
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    Wednesday, May 27, 2020
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    Wednesday, May 27, 2020
    Hello Friends,  As we face this new normal, we at Louisiana FCU are here for you every step of the way.  Please see our latest updates below and a couple reminders too!  For complete information visit: https://www.louisianafcu.org/covid-19? or feel free to reach out directly to me or your company CU contact!  Effective June 8, branch lobbies will reopen by appointment only. We will ensure that ...read more
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    Wednesday, May 27, 2020
    Tomorrow: Grow Louisiana Coalition to Host Facebook Live Panels   Thursday, May 28: Join us LIVE at 10:30 AM and 12:30 PM with special guests from the Louisiana State Legislature, industry experts and local business leaders from Lake Area Industry Alliance, Louisiana Lawsuit Abuse Watch, Gulf Economic Survival Team and more, as we discuss the current state of the industry and actions needed to ...read more
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    Tuesday, May 26, 2020
        St. John Parish COVID-19 Update    St. John the Baptist Parish- St. John Parish has 848 cases of COVID-19 and 77 deaths to date. To view the latest data from the Louisiana Department of Health click here.   PHASE ONEEven as we move through Phase One of reopening, it is critical for us to continue to do our part in protecting our community. Continue to practice ...read more
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    Thursday, May 21, 2020
    St. John Parish COVID-19 Update  Thursday, May 21, 2020  St. John the Baptist Parish- St. John Parish has 838 cases of COVID-19 and 77 deaths to date. To view the latest data from the Louisiana Department of Health click here.     PHASE ONE REOPENING                                              Business and faith leaders can visit or register at OpenSafely.la.gov to receive ...read more
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    Tuesday, May 19, 2020
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    Tuesday, May 19, 2020
      ​ Pandemic-EBT Available for Students Receiving Free or Reduced-Price School Meals   Louisiana has been approved for the new Pandemic Electronic Benefit Transfer (P-EBT) program. This program will provide extra help buying groceries for the families of the more than 600,000 children who normally receive free and reduced-price meals at school.  Families will ...read more
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    Monday, May 18, 2020
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE St. Charles Parish Recreation Updates:Hahnville, LA – St. Charles Parish is actively working to provide youth summer programming. Due to COVID-19 restrictions and the availability of space, the following changes will apply: Swamp School will have a delayed start and will begin on July 6. Week 1: July 6-10Week 2: July 13-17All other summer camp programs hosted by St. ...read more
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    Friday, May 15, 2020
    President Hotard Creates Safety Task Force    St. John the Baptist Parish - Parish President Jaclyn Hotard announced today that she is implementing a safety task force to promote and maintain compliance with Governor John Bel Edward's Phase One Reopening Order and encourages all businesses to familiarize themselves with the order before Phase One reopening Friday, May ...read more
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    Friday, May 15, 2020
      To all of our customers,We are happy to let you know that the lobbies of First American Bank and Trust will re-open on Monday, May 18, 2020. During this first phase of reopening, the safety of our employees and customers is a priority; thus the following guidelines will apply:The doors will remain locked and attended by a Bank employee.Only First American Bank customers will be allowed in the ...read more
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    Thursday, May 14, 2020
    May 14, 2020FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  Mobile COVID-19 Testing in St. Charles ParishHahnville, LA – St. Charles Parish, in conjunction with Access Health Louisiana and the National Guard, will begin to deploy mobile COVID-19 test units to ensure all residents have access to testing. The first mobile site will be on Friday, May 15, 2020, at the Killona Community Center from 9 a.m.-11 a.m. Residents ...read more
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    Wednesday, May 13, 2020
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    Monday, May 11, 2020
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    Thursday, May 07, 2020
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  MEDIA CONTACT:Katie Mitchell Traci Howerton(504) 650-0034                                   (504) 655-2802kmitchell@growlouisianacoalition.com thowerton@growlouisianacoalition.com  More than 20 Organizations Across Louisiana Support  Lawsuit Reform Legislation  Unified letter of support for SB 359 sent to Chairman Hensgens & Senate Natural Resources Committee  NEW ...read more
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    Tuesday, May 05, 2020
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    Tuesday, May 05, 2020
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  Hahnville High COVID-19 Testing Site UpdatesHahnville, LA – The Hahnville High School COVID-19 testing site will no longer be open on Saturday and Sundays. The new schedule will be Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. or until the 250 test capacity is met. Testing is open to all Louisiana residents. As a self-test site, individuals will perform the test on themselves ...read more
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    Tuesday, May 05, 2020
    St. John Parish COVID-19 Daily Update  Tuesday, May 5, 2020     St. John the Baptist Parish - St. John Parish has a total of 782 COVID-19   cases and 75 deaths to date. To view additional data from the Louisiana Department of Health, please click here.   DRIVE-THRU TESTING SITES You must remain in your vehicle, no appointment, physician referral or insurance is required.- Walmart in ...read more
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    Friday, May 01, 2020
    St. John Parish COVID-19 Daily Update  Friday, May 1, 2020    St. John the Baptist Parish -  LDH continues to update cases and deaths for each Parish and St. John Parish has 771 total cases and 71 deaths to date.  All COVID-19 testing sites are open every day until further notice:- Walmart in LaPlace (9am-4pm)- Wallace Fire Station (8am-Noon)- Hahnville High School (8am-Noon)- Gramercy ...read more
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    Thursday, April 30, 2020
    St. John the Baptist Parish will be distributing free reusable/washable cloth face masks on the West Bank and in Pleasure Bend today, Thursday, April 30, 2020. The masks were donated by Hanes clothing company. Each car will be given one pack, containing five masks. The masks are washable and can be reused. St. John residents only, must show proof of residency.      
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    Thursday, April 30, 2020
     St. John Parish COVID-19 Daily Update  Thursday, April 30, 2020    St. John the Baptist Parish -  LDH continues to update cases and deaths for each Parish. Click here to see the latest numbers for St. John Parish and additional state data.  All COVID-19 testing sites are open every day until further notice:- Walmart in LaPlace (9am-4pm)- Wallace Fire Station (8am-Noon)- Hahnville ...read more
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    Thursday, February 13, 2020
    Press ReleaseFOR RELEASE – February 12, 2020Contact: Alexandra “Alex” Hernándezahernandez@portsl.com985-652-9278    If you are having trouble seeing this e-mail, go to https://bit.ly/2SonpOe     PORT OF SOUTH LOUISIANA AWARDED $13.4M FEDERAL TRANSPORTATION GRANTGrant is slated for improvements at the Port’s public facility, Globalplex Intermodal ...read more
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    Tuesday, July 02, 2019
      Dear Community Partner:   On June 17, the Points of Light Foundation, the world’s largest organization dedicated to volunteer service, recognized Entergy Corporation for civic engagement, sustainability and social responsibility, earning the company The Civic 50 award for the fourth consecutive year. This award identifies the 50 most community-minded companies in the nation each ...read more
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    Wednesday, February 06, 2019
    We know that in Louisiana there is currently no consistent, stable state funding stream for early care and education, and that we are currently spending less than ½ of 1% of our state general funds on this.  By contrast, other states have used “sin taxes” such as lottery funds, tobacco settlement funds and tobacco taxes to specifically fund early care and education.      For these reasons: • We ...read more
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    Monday, August 06, 2018
    River Region Messaging Campaign Launching the FallHighlighting the High Quality Jobs and Career Opportunities in the River Region  LAPLACE, LA – The collaborative River Region effort created in May of 2017 includes St. Charles, St. James and St. John the Baptist Parishes and is focused on increasing awareness of the wide array of quality jobs and sustainable careers in the region – specifically, ...read more
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