Around St. Helena for Dec. 4, 2014 _lowres

Stephanie Warren

It is only during the holidays when some families gather due to living in different parts of the country, or even the world. If your family, or if you know of a family who has a special reunion planned for the upcoming holidays, we would like to hear about it. Send all of your favorite holiday pictures and we will publish them in the paper. Here are a few things happening in the community:

Parking in the Pines

There will be a Parking in the Pines motorcycle show on Nov. 29 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. sponsored by S.H.A.P.E at the courthouse square in Greensburg. Entry fee is $10 and deadline to enter is 11 a.m. Bikes will be judged shortly after. Trophies and prizes will be awarded. The event will take place during the Greensburg Community Market and there will be food and fun for the family. There will be a 50/50 raffle. For information, contact one of the following S.H.A.P.E members between 4 p.m. and 6 p.m: Joel Lee (225) 362-4493, Jack Anderson (225) 405-4952, Rita Allen (225) 460-0001 or James Miller (225) 572-0860.

How to pay your property tax

Sheriff Nathaniel Williams would like the public to know that you can now go online to view your property tax for St. Helena Parish at You can pay your taxes online at or by calling (800) 701-8560. Payments can also be made at the sheriff’s office at 53 N. Second St. in Greensburg. Forms of payment accepted are cash, money orders, cashiers check and personal checks.

Contact Stephanie Warren by phone at (985) 517-4869 or email