St. Bernard Parish Schools are disinfecting everything several times per day as the coronavirus has found a foothold in the New Orleans area
The St. Bernard Parish Library and Southeast Louisiana Legal Services (SLLS) are pleased to announce a new monthly series of one-on-one sessions for patrons with legal questions on a variety of non-criminal topics. Legal subjects available for discussion and possible legal representation include Bankruptcy, Divorce, Custody, Collection Matters, Landlord-Tenant Disputes, FEMA/Disaster Benefits, Food Stamps, Foreclosures, Medicaid, Social Security, SSI/SSDI, Successions, Taxes and Wills. Documents can also be notarized.
On Saturday, March 21, Knights of Columbus Our Lady of Lourdes Council No. 8442 will host the fourth annual Our Lady of Lourdes Crawfish Cookoff, at Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church in Violet, with over 20 teams competing. Once again there will be an antique car display by the St. Bernard Rod Knockers.
Assuming it doesn’t get swept up in the wave of local coronavirus-related cancellations, revelers attending the 45th Louisiana Crawfish Festival later this month in Chalmette will be supporting a new and crucial addition to a long list of worthy causes.
The New Orleans Mission and the St. Bernard Parish Sheriff’s Office have formed new partnership that they hope will help struggling addicts in St. Bernard Parish find recovery instead of ending up behind bars. During a special event today at the New Orleans Mission’s Giving Hope Retreat in Lacombe, St. Bernard Parish Sheriff James Pohlmann announced the department’s participation in the New Orleans Mission’s Operation Angel initiative. St. Bernard is the third law enforcement agency in the Greater New Orleans area to adopt this program in partnership with the New Orleans Mission.