Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Julianna Herrera stares at an eggplant that looks like a shiny purple ball and a pineapple the size of her head and learns they are yummy and good for you. She isn’t quite 3 years old, but after walking through a "petting zoo" of fresh produce, Sm…

Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Mayor-President Sharon Weston Broome stood in a tree-laced Zachary field and shared the vision of increased medical response to the residents of north East Baton Rouge Parish. Broome joined parish officials and business partners in a groundbreakin…

Wednesday, June 21, 2017
Wednesday, June 21, 2017

AARP is accepting applications for Community Challenge grants to fund projects that spark change in local communities. The grant program is part of AARP’s nationwide Livable Communities initiative that aims to make local communities great places t…

Wednesday, June 21, 2017
Wednesday, June 21, 2017

The grand opening of Monijai’s Dance Academy at 4846 La. 19, Zachary, was held June 2. The event was marked with a ribbon cutting; a blessing of the building by Dionne Smith, of the New Covenant Christian Center Church; some Zumba; and refreshments.

Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Farmer-conservationist Will Perkins looks up to tomato plants that are yielding large fruit while some tomato producers across the region have been washed out because of excessive rain. The great equalizer for this year’s crops is a high tunnel sy…

Slaughter’s Randy Knight, like many pawpaws, will be surrounded by adorable grandchildren on Father’s Day with homemade gifts or loving sentiments that some might take for granted. Knight will reflect on a sobering moment when his grandchildren su…

Lane Regional Medical Center will offer a free prenatal and newborn baby care class on June 24 at 10 a.m., in the Staff Development Classroom at the hospital at 6300 Main St., Zachary.

Friday, June 09, 2017
Wednesday, June 07, 2017