St. James denies permit for $30M Wolverine project
CONVENT, La. (AP) ? The St. James Parish Council has voted to deny Wolverine Terminal Corp.'s application to build a $30 million crude oil terminal and blending operation in Paulina.
Athlone convent for ?650,000
Falling boarder numbers forces sale
La Navál de Manila: A 368-year Old Tradition
When church doors closed at eight o?clock last Thursday evening, more than a hundred people were still kneeling before the image of Nuestra Señora. Del Rosario at Santo Domingo Church. Lavishly attired, bejeweled, and high on a temporary templete above the main altar, Our Lady was transferred from her normal place at the left transept to get ready for her feast day, celebrated every second ...
Heroin, marijuana, cocaine, cash, gun found in Prairieville drug bust
Officials say over the past two months Ascension Parish Sheriff's Office Narcotics Detectives began observing drug activity that was happening at a home on Oak Meadow Street in Prairieville. Deputies found heroin, cocaine, marijuana, a handgun and more than $4,000 in cash.
News in brief
Here are a selection of brief news items from this week's paper edition, and possibly a few news briefs that didn't make it in the paper.
2nd annual Kids Health & Fitness Fair Phi Sigma Omega Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. of the La Fondation Rose et Verte de Louisiane presents the 2nd annual Kids Health & Fitness Fair. The fair will take place on Saturday October 25th at Gonzales Middle School from 9 AM to 1:00 PM. There will be an obstacle course, Zumba instruction, prizes, healthy snacks, and [...]
All, Agnes Teresa Lavigne "Noonie"She was 92 and passed away at Gonzales Healthcare Center on Oct 7, 2014, at 4:30 p.m. Burial in Lake Cemetery. She was a lifetime member of the VFW Ladies Auxiliary Post 3693 of Gonzales, and a longtime member of TOPS La 0422, Prairieville; and TOPS La 46, Gonzales. Brennan, Lorraine Marie [...]
The Book of Life
La Muerte (ruler of The Land of the Remembered) and Xibalba (ruler of The Land of the Forgotten). These deities each pick a champion between these two boys and bet They bet on who can win Maria's heart.
Lack of space at Erith Cemetery means coffins are being stored above ground
Erith Cemetery, in Bexley, south-east London, opened in 1894 but has been closed to fresh earthen burials for 20 years after it ran out of space.
Francis: The Pope's calling
Is Pope Francis the moderniser progressives hope for?