Legislation is in the works that should resolve an issue in Berwick where a few residents were allegedly being double-taxed for recreation, according to area officials.
The U.S. 90 bridge eastbound lanes were shut down for about an hour Thursday afternoon after an SUV rear-ended a sugar cane truck on the Berwick side of the bridge, St.
The St Mary Parish Council was urged to support Red Ribbon Week activities at their meeting Wednesday by a representative from the committee that organizes events intended to steer young people awa
Supporting the St. Mary Community Action Head Start uniform drive include such locals as Jalisa Stewart, Monica Harding, Delores Stewart, Baldwin Mayor Donna Lanceslin, Triumph Baptist Church Pastor Rev. Carl Lewis, St. Mary CAA CEO and Head Start Administrator Almetra J. Franklin, Franklin Mayor Raymond Harris Jr. and Eugene Foulcard, St. Mary CAA finance director and Franklin city councilman. Below, Stewart with some of the donated items.
More than twenty 20 Head Start students have been attending school without coats in very cold weather.