“Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close” by Jonathan Safran Foer takes place in New York City almost a year after the attack on September 11, 2001. This fictional novel was written to bring tears to the readers’ eyes from both laughter and sorrow.
Girl Scouts Louisiana East held their annual Gold Award reception and pinning ceremony on June 1 at the Governor’s Mansion in Baton Rouge, where Savanna Barbee and Kate Induni of Des Allemands were among the 10 Girl Scout recipients in the council’s 23 parishes who earned this award for 2010-2011. […]
LULING – Celebrate Independence Day with the parish for the 21st annual celebration on July 3 beginning at 6 p.m. at the West Bank Bridge Park. Entertainment will be provided by Seabrook and a patriotic balloon-twisting clown, and concessions will be available. […]