The Louisiana Shrimp & Petroleum Festival Association says it's excited to have the annual Blessing of the Fleet back on the Morgan City docks this year.
At Bayou Vista Community Fellowship, 1523 Anthony St., from 10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 22. For info call 985-399-3433.
Democratic Gov. John Bel Edwards is calling it Louisiana’s “fiscal cliff,” and it was to be the prime topic of conversations this week when he met with Republican House Speaker Taylor Barras.
John Baptiste Fournet is best remembered as the longest-serving justice of the Louisiana Supreme Court. He was on the bench from Jan. 2, 1935, to July 31, 1970. That’s 35 years and 211 days.
Mayor Frank “Boo” Grizzaffi said the dock will be open Labor Day weekend for campers to rent space and dock their boats. Starting Sept.