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The Grinch gives a reminder for Market at the Mill patrons who attended the event during the weekend. The annual event drew a solid turnout over the weekend.

The Pointe Coupee Parish School District may soon move forward on plans for its central office, more than 12 years after Hurricane Gustav caused extensive damage to its original office on Morganza Highway.

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A Thanksgiving holiday during a pandemic creates a different feeling for most Americans, but it’s more challenging for at least one sector.

BATON ROUGE — Co-Chairmen Don Pierson and Terrie Sterling and other Resilient Louisiana commissioners released their report last week of long-term recommendations for creating a more resilient Louisiana.

Pointe Coupee Parish Arrests November 12 - 19, 2020

Properly licensed Louisiana and non-resident hunters may take outlaw quadrupeds (feral hogs, coyotes and armadillos), nutria and beaver at night on private property the entire year with the landowner’s permission.

The rise in COVID-19 cases across Louisiana may not immediately affect Pointe Coupee Parish schools, but it could have an impact on two major events in the New Roads area.

Work is coming to a close on the $750,000 renovation project for the Pointe Coupee Parish Courthouse.

Troop 66 Boy Scout Joseph Bollich of Ventress serves jambalaya to Army Specialist 4 Leonard Green and his wife, Sandra Fairchild, during the Veterans Day ceremony Wednesday at the Pointe Coupee Veterans Monument Site in New Roads. Green served as a medic in Korea from 1959-61.

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Pointe Coupee Parish may reap some benefits from one of the largest economic development projects in nearly 20 years for the Port of Greater Baton Rouge.

WASHINGTON, D.C. — The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) has mailed ballots for the Farm Service Agency (FSA) county committee elections to eligible farmers and ranchers across the country.

New Roads Friends of Main Street Director George Miller presents a donation to the Pointe Coupee Health Services Foundation from proceeds of the 11th Annual New Roads Car Show, as well as donations collected during the car show for the Pointe Coupee Hospice Fund. From left are foundation mem…

President Donald Trump carried Pointe Coupee Parish and Louisiana, but the outcome of the race against former Vice President Joe Biden remained uncertain as of Wednesday morning.

Pointe Coupee Parish residents will see more opportunities to wager on sporting events, based on a proposition local voters approved Tuesday.

Pending lifting of social distance restrictions and with adherence to official health and safety measures, the 78th Annual New Roads Lions Carnival Parade will roll its traditional 3.5-mile circuit of the city on Mardi Gras afternoon, Feb. 16.

Pointe Coupee Parish’s traditional Veteran’s Day celebration will continue, although it will have a few adjustments to ensure safety during the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.

Elections for justice of the peace in three Pointe Coupee Parish districts gave two incumbents four more years in office, while one district will have a new justice on board.

Pointe Coupee Parish Arrests October 28- Nov. 3, 2020

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NEW ROADS -- Congressman Garret Graves sat at the table with a variety of public officials – not all from the same party – and he said he likes it that way.

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