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By Raymond Daye, Co-Editor   Several issues were discussed during the 90-minute forum last Monday in the Mari Center at Paragon Casino Resort, but voters got the best glimpse at the judicial candidates through their “one-word description” of why they should be judge.


In this her latest book, LOUISIANA’S JEWISH IMMIGRANTS FROM THE BAS-RHIN, ALSACE, FRANCE, (Janaway Publishing Inc, Santa Maria, CA). Carol Mills-Nichol has written about the French Jewish immigrants from the Bas-Rhin who settled in forty-nine of the sixty-four Louisiana parishes over the course of the last two centuries.


Cottonport will be flushing fire hydrants a few days out of the week for about a month.

Residents on the town’s water system may experience low water pressure on these days. For more information call 876-3485.



Belledeau - by Tori Bordelon


Snow scene in backyard by Crystal Armand