Senior Health Insurance Information Providers will partner with the Pointe Coupee Council on Aging for events at four locations in November to help counsel Medicare extra beneficiaries.
A forum set for 6 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 24 at the Poydras Center in New Roads will outline the process to qualify for a historic rehabilitation tax credits through the Office of Cultural Development Division of Historic Preservation.
Voters in District 18 – which covers all of Pointe Coupee Parish – elected Jeremy LaCombe to a four-year term as state representative in the Oct. 12 election.
The shift has gone from a campaign and victory celebration to a transition process for Pointe Coupee Parish sheriff-elect Rene Thibodeaux, who upset three-term incumbent Bud Torres in the Oct. 12 election.
MORGANZA – Clarence “Woots” Wells presides as mayor of this quaint village, but it grew quickly – albeit only one day.
It’s considered a popular destination for tourist, a “backyard” for some residents and a geographical site most closely associated with Pointe Coupee Parish – and now, it’s getting a new lease on life.
The clock is ticking toward a deadline for a construction company’s surety bond to bring in a new firm for implementation of repairs to the runway at False River Regional Airpark.
Residents who missed the Sept. 11 cutoff for mail-in registration can still register online through Sept. 21 at www.geauxvote.com is Saturday, Sept. 21.
BATON ROUGE – The incumbent state Commissioner of Insurance touted the reduction by several companies on auto insurance premiums, while his opponent said it is far from enough to help Louisiana drivers.
WASHINGTON – Three bills to restrict oil drilling off the U.S. Atlantic and Pacific coasts, in the Eastern Gulf of Mexico, and on federal lands in Alaska’s Arctic National Wildlife Refuge (ANWR) passed in the U.S. House of Representatives this week, mostly along party lines. Those voting in …