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    Wednesday, September 16, 2020
     For Immediate ReleaseContact Baileigh Rebowe Helm985-652-9569 or communications@stjohn-la.gov.     St. John Parish Moves Into Phase 3  Wednesday, September 16, 2020  St. John the Baptist Parish - On Friday, September 11, 2020, Governor John Bel Edwards announced that Louisiana would be moving into Phase 3. Additionally, St. John is one of five parishes that met the ...read more
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    Tuesday, September 15, 2020
      For Immediate ReleaseContact Baileigh Rebowe Helm985-652-9569 or communications@stjohn-la.gov.  St. John Lifts Evacuation Orders  Tuesday, September 15, 2020  St. John the Baptist Parish - Due to the forecast track for Hurricane Sally, all previous evacuation orders are lifted.  Please continue to follow St. John Parish at sjbparish.com, Government Access Channel, Facebook & ...read more
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    Tuesday, September 15, 2020
     For Immediate ReleaseContact Baileigh Rebowe Helm985-652-9569 or communications@stjohn-la.gov. Hurricane Sally Update: Tuesday, September 15 - 11:00 a.m.  * Tropical Storm Warning & Flash Flood Watch are cancelled for St. John Parish. * All previous evacuation orders are cancelled.  Offices/Schools:* St. John Parish Government Offices and the St. John Courthouse will ...read more
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    Sunday, September 13, 2020
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  President Jewell issues evacuation for St. Charles Parish  Hahnville, LA –President Matthew Jewell has signed a declaration of emergency in advance of Tropical Storm Sally, and has ordered a mandatory evacuation for all St. Charles Parish residents as there is a high-probability the storm will cause widespread power outages and inhibit the availability of crucial and ...read more
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    Sunday, September 13, 2020
    September 13, 2020FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  St. James Parish Prepares for Tropical Storm Sally  Convent, LA – A Hurricane Warning and a Flash Flood Watch have been issued for St. James Parish.  Heavy rainfall, of 6 to 12 inches, and storm surge are the biggest threats to our area.   Please finalize all preparations today.  Residents should prepare home and business properties by securing objects ...read more
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    Tuesday, September 01, 2020
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    Tuesday, September 01, 2020
    President Hotard announces partnership with St. John United Way to collect supplies for residents impacted by Hurricane Laura.   Supplies can be dropped off Wednesday, September 2, 2020, through Friday, September 4, 2020, 8:30 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. at the St. John Community Center, 2900 Hwy 51 in LaPlace. Monetary donations can be made through St. John United Way at www.stjohnunitedway.org or by ...read more
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    Tuesday, September 01, 2020
    News Release from Entergy-Hurricane Laura Update--Stay Alert!  While we were extremely fortunate that we did not have any major impacts from Hurricane Laura that affected our local area, I would like to take a little time once or twice a week to share updates with everyone from our Entergy team working in the southwest and northern portions of our state as we continue our tremendous ongoing ...read more
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    Monday, August 31, 2020
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    Wednesday, August 19, 2020
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    Wednesday, August 12, 2020
    PORT OF SOUTH LOUISIANA LAUNCHES NEW PROMOTIONAL VIDEO LaPLACE, LA.   The Port of South Louisiana is excited to unveil its new marketing video, We Are the Port of South Louisiana 2020, and supplemental media shorts and motion graphics. The videos highlight facilities of the Port of South Louisiana along with specifications and statistics regarding industrial development within the ...read more
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    Tuesday, August 04, 2020
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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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