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Wed
26
Feb

Airports are vital for economic growth

Airports are vital for economic growth

Louisiana’s congressional delegation that represent LaSalle Parish in the U.S. Congress, joined together to announce $10.9 million in federal grants from the Department of Transportation to improve airports across Louisiana.

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Wed
26
Feb

Scholars’ Fund open

The 9th Annual Scholars’ Reception will be held Tuesday, May 12, 2020, co-sponsored by GEO Corrections and the LaSalle Economic Development District (LEDD).

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Wed
26
Feb

LaSalle 6th for largest tax refunds

 LaSalle 6th for largest tax refunds

Taxpayers in LaSalle Parish ranked as at No. 6 among Louisiana parishes for the largest tax refunds for year 2019.

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Wed
19
Feb

Martins spotted at Tullos Feb 17

Martins spotted at Tullos Feb 17

The first purple martins of 2020 arrived in LaSalle Parish on Monday, February 17. Early in February, the ground hog did not see his shadow, thus spring should be on the horizon.

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Wed
19
Feb

Major street improvement contract approved in Olla

Olla town officials at their regular February meeting held Tuesday night of last week approved a major street improvement project for the Town of Olla. The project is being funded through a 2019 Louisiana Community Development Block Grant.

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Wed
19
Feb

Garbage problem taken on by LaSalle Police Jury

Garbage problem taken on by LaSalle Police Jury

Newly seated District 1 Police Juror Jerrod Douglas wasted no time in putting together a plan to take on the garbage problem, especially around dumpsters, in LaSalle Parish.

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Wed
19
Feb

Janice Wyatt of

Janice Wyatt of

Janice Wyatt of Jena captured Robins in her yard January 30, which to many means the arrival of spring.

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Wed
19
Feb

Voting in upcoming election on party lines

Registrar of Voters Angie Sandifer issued a reminder to voters of LaSalle Parish that during the presidential primary in April, they can only vote along party lines – Democrat voters can only vote for the Democratic candidates, and Republicans can only vote for Republicans.

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Wed
19
Feb

Small business optimism solid

The NFIB Small Business Optimism Index began the year in the top 10% of all readings in the 46-year history of the survey. The index rose 1.6 points to 104.3 in the month of January.

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Wed
12
Feb

School Board business manager plans to retire

School Board business manager plans to retire
School Board business manager plans to retire
School Board business manager plans to retire

Debbie Finlay, CPA, has announced that she will retire at the end of May and the LaSalle Parish School Board has launched a search for her replacement.

During the February meeting of the School Board held Monday night of last week, the board received the personnel report which included the request for service retirement for Finlay, effective May 31, 2020.

The board has been advertising for a replacement for the position for the past three weeks, with deadline for submitting application today, February 12, with interviews slated for Friday, Feb. 14.

 

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