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The state of Louisiana reported 2 days of COVID data today, which showed a slight decrease in state coronavirus hospital...
11/22/2020
Sunday COVID update drops state COVID hospitalizations

The state of Louisiana reported 2 days of COVID data today, which showed a slight decrease in state coronavirus hospitalizations, a good sign after we'd endured a week of sharp increases.

See the new data online:

https://www.lafourchegazette.com/news/sunday-covid-update-drops-state-covid-hospitalizations/article_ea1c181e-2cf4-11eb-93a0-c7e83ab5cf5f.html

In the past two days, coronavirus hospitalizations have slightly dropped - a positive sign because COVID hospitalizations have sharply risen in recent days.

The LSU football team went on the road and beat Arkansas today in a game which went down to the final seconds.Check out ...
11/22/2020
HIGHLIGHTS: LSU beats Arkansas in road thriller

The LSU football team went on the road and beat Arkansas today in a game which went down to the final seconds.

Check out video highlights from the win online:

https://www.lafourchegazette.com/highlights-lsu-beats-arkansas-in-road-thriller/article_f1c0c7b8-2c54-11eb-af15-6318bf724c2e.html

The LSU football team got a big road win at Arkansas today, using a late-game touchdown pass from freshman T.J. Finley to Jaray Jenkins to secure the win.

It's Thanksgiving time, and we're thankful to our awesome readers for sending us the photos of the things that are impor...
11/21/2020
We Love Our Lafourche: What We're Thankful For in 2020 - Day 2

It's Thanksgiving time, and we're thankful to our awesome readers for sending us the photos of the things that are important to their lives.

Check out Day 2 of our gratitude series online:

https://www.lafourchegazette.com/multimedia/we-love-our-lafourche-what-were-thankful-for-in-2020---day-2/collection_37980f8c-2c4e-11eb-a447-d7a7ed8b4134.html

Thanksgiving is officially one week away, and this year's Thanksgiving is more meaningful than ever, because we're living in a trying time in the world - a time when we

Today's COVID update comes with a large backlog in new cases, but when looking beyond that, we see another rise in hospi...
11/20/2020
Backlog gives Louisiana large new COVID cases, as hospitalizations continue to rise around state

Today's COVID update comes with a large backlog in new cases, but when looking beyond that, we see another rise in hospitalizations - both locally and in the state as a whole.

See the story:

https://www.lafourchegazette.com/news/backlog-gives-louisiana-large-new-covid-cases-as-hospitalizations-continue-to-rise-around-state/article_73e4ea10-2b58-11eb-8407-ef9f59660e9f.html

A testing backlog resulted in the state of Louisiana adding a large number of COVID cases to state total's today, but many of the new cases posted were several weeks

Thanksgiving is officially 1 week away. So to celebrate, we are asking locals to show us what they're grateful and thank...
11/20/2020
We Love Our Lafourche: What we're Thankful For in 2020 - Day 1

Thanksgiving is officially 1 week away. So to celebrate, we are asking locals to show us what they're grateful and thankful for in this trying, tough 2020.

We got tons and tons of photos from readers - enough to do a series running all the way through Thanksgiving.

So check out Day 1 online:

https://www.lafourchegazette.com/lafourche_strong/we-love-our-lafourche-what-were-thankful-for-in-2020---day-1/collection_da227c96-2ac9-11eb-aa56-53db9735809c.html

Thanksgiving is officially one week away, and this year's Thanksgiving is more meaningful than ever, because we're living in a trying time in the world - a time when we

Lafourche high schools are shifting back to hybrid schedules after Thanksgiving as virus cases continue to grow.See the ...
11/19/2020
Lafourche high schools shifting to 'hybrid' schedule after Thanksgiving

Lafourche high schools are shifting back to hybrid schedules after Thanksgiving as virus cases continue to grow.

See the story:

https://www.lafourchegazette.com/news/lafourche-high-schools-shifting-to-hybrid-schedule-after-thanksgiving/article_b01bf610-2ab1-11eb-ace2-7f014e5583ab.html

Lafourche Parish public high schools will be shifting to a hybrid schedule after the Thanksgiving holiday in an effort to limit the spread of COVID-19.

A suspect wanted for cashing fraudulent checks is now facing guns and weapons charges after a search warrant of his home...
11/19/2020
Drug, weapons charged added to arrested fugitive wanted for cashing bad checks

A suspect wanted for cashing fraudulent checks is now facing guns and weapons charges after a search warrant of his home showed him in possession of narcotics and firearms.

See the story:

https://www.lafourchegazette.com/news/drug-weapons-charged-added-to-arrested-fugitive-wanted-for-cashing-bad-checks/article_6e9c1b92-2aad-11eb-9c33-9fa22b6b4dea.html

A fugitive wanted in Lafourche Parish for cashing fraudulent checks is now also facing gun and drug charges following a search of his home at the time of his arrest.

1 is in custody and another is wanted on attempted murder charges after a rivalry over a woman turned into shots fired i...
11/19/2020
1 arrested, 1 wanted for attempted murder after dispute over woman leads to shots fired

1 is in custody and another is wanted on attempted murder charges after a rivalry over a woman turned into shots fired in Thibodaux.

See the story:

https://www.lafourchegazette.com/news/1-arrested-1-wanted-for-attempted-murder-after-dispute-over-woman-leads-to-shots-fired/article_91f0ef22-2aa9-11eb-a0f0-77807ed58e43.html

One is in custody and another is wanted for six counts of attempted murder following a shooting in Thibodaux last week.

Today's COVID update adds new cases to state totals, and also comes with a slight increase in COVID hospitalizations. Se...
11/19/2020
Thursday COVID update gives new cases to state, another hospitalizations increase

Today's COVID update adds new cases to state totals, and also comes with a slight increase in COVID hospitalizations.

See the new data online:

https://www.lafourchegazette.com/news/thursday-covid-update-gives-new-cases-to-state-another-hospitalizations-increase/article_d13d6706-2a94-11eb-a665-8f4572fc9848.html

The Louisiana Department of Health has posted new COVID numbers today, which show another increase in state COVID hospitalizations.

Local middle schools are announcing their basketball teams locally, and Digital Editor Casey Gisclair has a message to t...
11/19/2020
If you didn’t make the team … keep fighting for what you love

Local middle schools are announcing their basketball teams locally, and Digital Editor Casey Gisclair has a message to those who don't make the team: Keep working hard and never give up on your love.

See the column:

https://www.lafourchegazette.com/sports/if-you-didn-t-make-the-team-keep-fighting-for-what-you-love/article_8dd68468-2a92-11eb-9aa4-1f0cd39c01c0.html

Yesterday was one of the rare days where I actually liked being on social media.

The Central Lafourche Trojans wrapped up their football season last Friday against Destrehan. Check out some photos from...
11/18/2020
GALLERY: Central Lafourche vs. Destrehan

The Central Lafourche Trojans wrapped up their football season last Friday against Destrehan.

Check out some photos from that game online:
https://www.lafourchegazette.com/multimedia/gallery-central-lafourche-vs-destrehan/collection_cd8db09a-29e3-11eb-b70b-0fad67b363b3.html

The Central Lafourche football team wrapped up its regular season with a home date against Destrehan. The Wildcats controlled the play, but it was a great night for football nonetheless.

Louisiana COVID cases are on the rise, but Gov. Edwards said today that he's not considering Phase 2 or Phase 1 of re-op...
11/18/2020
Gov. Edwards says Louisiana not going back to Phase 2 or Phase 1 yet as cases, positivity, hospitalizations rise

Louisiana COVID cases are on the rise, but Gov. Edwards said today that he's not considering Phase 2 or Phase 1 of re-opening, saying that he's hopeful Louisiana will turn things around.

See the story:

https://www.lafourchegazette.com/news/gov-edwards-says-louisiana-not-going-back-to-phase-2-or-phase-1-yet-as/article_86938f58-29dd-11eb-8056-33f646f832a9.html

Louisiana's COVID situation is statistically worse today than it was 2-3 weeks ago.

The state just posted its daily COVID update.The new data shows a rise in percent positivity and also a small growth in ...
11/18/2020
Wednesday COVID update bringing Louisiana new cases, another rise in virus hospitalizations

The state just posted its daily COVID update.

The new data shows a rise in percent positivity and also a small growth in COVID hospitalizations.

See the story:

https://www.lafourchegazette.com/news/wednesday-covid-update-bringing-louisiana-new-cases-another-rise-in-virus-hospitalizations/article_0d1ffa7a-29c5-11eb-a2c0-f36d03cb70eb.html

The Louisiana Department of Health has updated its coronavirus numbers for Wednesday, and the new data shows another rise in COVID state hospitalizations, and percent positive rates in new processed

The state posted new COVID data today, which shows an increase in COVID patients hospitalized, and a higher positivity r...
11/17/2020
Tuesday COVID update comes with rise in hospitalizations, positivity rate

The state posted new COVID data today, which shows an increase in COVID patients hospitalized, and a higher positivity rate for state tests.

See the story:
https://www.lafourchegazette.com/news/tuesday-covid-update-comes-with-rise-in-hospitalizations-positivity-rate/article_50fa16fe-28fd-11eb-9d1b-b71fd7b837e1.html

The state of Louisiana's Tuesday coronavirus update is out, and the state is reporting another increase in COVID hospitalizations - continuing a recent trend.

A Bourg man is in custody of the Lafourche Parish Sheriff's Office after he allegedly threatened a local teen on social ...
11/16/2020
Bourg man arrested after threatening girl on social media after she denied his sexual advances

A Bourg man is in custody of the Lafourche Parish Sheriff's Office after he allegedly threatened a local teen on social media after she denied his sexual advances.

https://www.lafourchegazette.com/news/bourg-man-arrested-after-threatening-girl-on-social-media-after-she-denied-his-sexual-advances/article_2b516ed4-2858-11eb-b5e0-ab3993ebc0b1.html

A Bourg man is charged with extortion after he allegedly threatened a local teenager on social media after she denied his sexual advances.

Thibodaux High School students are in COVID quarantine after a student at the school tested positive for the coronavirus...
11/16/2020
Thibodaux High students in 14-day quarantine after contact tracing stemming from positive test at the school

Thibodaux High School students are in COVID quarantine after a student at the school tested positive for the coronavirus.

At least one of those in quarantine is a football player, which has Friday's game between the Tarpons and Tigers facing an uncertain future.

See the story:

https://www.lafourchegazette.com/sports/thibodaux-high-students-in-14-day-quarantine-after-contact-tracing-stemming-from-positive-test-at/article_addb465e-2853-11eb-86cb-bf2ee804e4b6.html

A Thibodaux High School student has tested positive for COVID-19, and while the school is still open at this time, contact tracing has placed several students into virtual learning quarantine

Today's COVID numbers are out, and the state is reporting increases in hospitalizations, ventilators employed and a slig...
11/16/2020
State COVID positivity, hospitalizations up in Monday numbers

Today's COVID numbers are out, and the state is reporting increases in hospitalizations, ventilators employed and a slight rise in percent positive rates amongst those tested.

See the story:
https://www.lafourchegazette.com/news/state-covid-positivity-hospitalizations-up-in-monday-numbers/article_4f4bed3a-2837-11eb-873a-93dc05e62b3e.html

The Louisiana Department of Health released new COVID numbers today, which, unfortunately, show a rise in several key metrics used to track progress during the pandemic.

A reward is being offered for information which leads to an arrest in the theft of a Cut Off hardware store.See the stor...
11/16/2020
LPSO says reward available for information in theft at Cut Off hardware store

A reward is being offered for information which leads to an arrest in the theft of a Cut Off hardware store.

See the story:

https://www.lafourchegazette.com/news/lpso-says-reward-available-for-information-in-theft-at-cut-off-hardware-store/article_0792d770-2836-11eb-9fa4-e76459146cf2.html

Lafourche Parish Sheriff Craig Were announced today that a reward is being offered for information which leads to the arrest of the suspect(s) involved in the theft of a Cut

Today, the state released 2 days of new COVID data, which shows a rise in hospitalizations, a slight rise in percent pos...
11/15/2020
Sunday update gives Louisiana 2 days of COVID numbers; rise in hospitalizations

Today, the state released 2 days of new COVID data, which shows a rise in hospitalizations, a slight rise in percent positivity, but mostly a steady situation in Lafourche with local hospitalizations steady and local positivity stellar.

See the new data:

https://www.lafourchegazette.com/news/sunday-update-gives-louisiana-2-days-of-covid-numbers-rise-in-hospitalizations/article_2c4bb82a-2769-11eb-abc4-c7fed0a10488.html

The state of Louisiana added two days of coronavirus tests to state totals today after a scheduled day off on Saturday.

We conclude our Veteran's series today by showcasing some more of our community's great men and women! Next week, we sta...
11/14/2020
We Love Our Lafourche: A Salute to our Veterans - Day 3

We conclude our Veteran's series today by showcasing some more of our community's great men and women!

Next week, we start a 10-day photo gallery series of things/people our locals said they're grateful for leading into Thanksgiving.

Check out the Veterans online:

https://www.lafourchegazette.com/lafourche_strong/we-love-our-lafourche-a-salute-to-our-veterans---day-3/collection_ec65c9da-26b4-11eb-aed1-4381f4231a70.html

Today is Veteran's Day, a time when we honor and salute the amazing, brave men and women who have fought over the years to protect the freedom of the United

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