On Wednesday, April 2, St. Helena Parish celebrated the grand opening of the Hornsby Road Bridge off Louisiana Highway 16 in Pine Grove.
Some love him, some don’t! Either way, the Easter Bunny visited many children this past week for Easter! PHOTO: The Easter Bunny visited the children at O. W. Dillon Elementary during their 2014 Spring Fling gathering on Thursday, April 17. Photo by Joy Lofton.
AMITE - One of Amite’s beautification projects is nearly completed.  For those of you that attended the Amite Oyster Festival last month, or if you have been to the Amite Library, you have noticed a big brand new parking lot in Amite.

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Man killed by train

AMITE - An Amtrak passenger train struck and killed a man Friday Afternoon. "The City of New Orleans" is an Amtrak passenger train that provides service from New Orleans to Chicago, Illinois.

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Sports

Sam Perise earned a first round invitation to compete in the 2014 National Junior Olympic Shooting Championship at the Olympic Training Center in Colorado Springs, Colorado.  For the 12 year old Oa

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Mrs. Ida James from the Theta Theta Chapter of Zeta Phi Beta Sorority Inc. donated 400 apples to the students at St. Helena Central Middle School for Leap/iLeap testing.

Obituaries

Edward Allen Morris, 61, a resident of Magnolia, died April 12, 2014 in Nashville, TN. He was born May 4, 1952 in Franklinton, LA. He was the son of the late Edward R. and Faye Lea Morris.

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