Obituaries

Murphy J. Cortez

Murphy J. Cortez, 92, a native of Des Allemands and a resident of Paradis, passed away on June 5, 2018. He is survived by his daughters, Bonnie Benoit, Susie Candies (Calvin), Melinda Fahrig (Robert), Linda […]

Obituaries

Ross Robert Barrios

Ross Robert Barrios, 48, a native and resident of Des Allemands, passed away on Sunday, June 3, 2018. Barrios is survived by his daughter, Megan Barrios; mother, Elizabeth Ann Barrios; brother, Perry Joseph Barrios and […]

Columns

Be Prepared!

With memories of last year’s harrowing Atlantic hurricane season still vividly in mind, it’s no small wonder that the National Weather Service is forecasting a “near normal” 2018 season. Last year’s catastrophic season brought disaster […]