The good news is that the U. S. Army Corps of Engineers is planning a hurricane protection levee along the west bank of the Mississippi River from Plaquemines Parish through St. Charles to Donaldsonville. […]
Lot 9, Square 4; Lot 13, Square 4 Ashton Plantation Estates, Luling for $113,450 from Ashton Plantation Estates, LLC to Seckfort Homes, INC on March 10.
We keep reading that it is not cost-effective to completely close the Mississippi River Gulf Outlet – – MR-GO as it is better known – – which has been blamed for much of the erosion of Southeast Louisiana’s wetlands. […]
•147 Rue Landry, St. Rose for $330,000 from Marion Properties, LLC to Mr. and Mrs. Louis Saubat, Jr. on Jan. 23.
•424 Oak Street, St. Rose for $46,000 from Karen Spears to Mr. and Mrs. Peter Travis on March 3.
•219 Janet Drive, St. Rose for $140,500 from Chad Thibodeaux to Ryan Lorusso and Tammy Miranda on Feb. 7.
•Lot 9 Riverbend Estates, St. Rose for $82,500 from Mr. and Mrs. Lua Raziano to Frantz and Haydel Investments, LLC on March 9.
•Lot 5 Wagon Trail Lane, St. Rose for $85,000 from R Bend Estates II, LLC to Ernest Candilora III on Feb. 27. […]
Billy Rogers White, Sr., age 81, passed away on Tuesday, April 11, 2006 at Terrebonne General Medical Center. Beloved father of Billy Rogers White, Jr., Glenda Jones, Jo Ellen Maurin, Darryl White and Denise Matherne. Proud grandfather of 13 grandchildren and 10 great-great grandchildren. Brother of Cecil White and Annie Pruitt. He was preceded in death by 10 brothers and sisters. A native of Tylertown, Ms., and a resident of Houma, La. He served in the US Marine Corps and retired form the international Union of Operating Engineers, Local No. 406. Visiting was held at Alexander Funeral Home, Norco. Religious services were at Alexander Funeral Home of Norco. Rev. W.D. Cottingham officiated. Interment at Jefferson Memorial Gardens, St. Rose, La. Alexander Funeral Home of Norco in charge of arrangements.
St. Charles Parish Council is considering a bold new plan to finance the improvements made necessary to its water system made by the increase of population and greater use by industry as the parish grows. […]
•Lot 19 Fashion Plantation, Hahnville for $7,350 from Ralph Hymel to Mr. and Mrs. Brent Kelley on March 3.
•421 Oak Street, Hahnville for $125,000 from Mr. and Mrs. John Landry III to Mr. and Mrs. Timothy Bourgeois on Feb. 24.
•Lot 202 Union Drive, Hahnville for $55,000 from Mr. and Mrs. David Alfred Sr. to Mr. and Mrs. John Stevens on Feb. 24.
It’s unusual to hear of a major company moving a plant from another state into Louisiana, as it’s usually the other way around. For far too long, the state and the region has struggled to court business. […]