While working on barrier island restoration project, a marsh excavator struck a pipeline on Sept. 5, causing more than 5,200 gallons of oil to leak out near Bay Long. According to the U.S. Coast Guard, 155 personnel, 25 boats, 7 skimmers, and more than 12,000 feet of hardboom were deployed to contain and recover the product.

From left: Teen Queen Catherine Wooton, King Charles Ballay, Queen Nadia Cognevich, and Blossom Megan Farac.


BC Rotary Club News

Several members were noted for their outstanding service throughout the Rotary year with the highest honor going to Clerk Of Court, Kim Turlich-Vaughan, being awarded the “Rotarian of the Year” awa


Plaquemines Gazette

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