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  • Feds cap fines for not buying health insurance
    MIAMI — Federal officials have capped the amount of money scofflaws will be forced to pay if they don’t buy insurance this year at $2,448 per person and $12,240 for a family of five.
    Published July 25, 2014
  • West Nile death reported in Caddo Parish
    SHREVEPORT — Louisiana health officials say a Shreveport man has died from the West Nile virus.
    Published July 25, 2014
  • Soak up the fun on Grand Isle
    The 2014 Grand Isle Tarpon Rodeo, which kicked off on Thursday and runs through Saturday, is a fishing tournament.
    Published July 24, 2014
  • Garage sale will benefit church
    A garage sale to benefit St. Bernadette Catholic Church is scheduled from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Thursday through Aug. 2 at the church, 409 Funderburk Ave., Houma.
    Published July 24, 2014
  • New series starts Tuesday
    A new series, “The Battle of Prayer — The Dynamics and Applications of Prayer,” is scheduled to begin Tuesday in St. Anthony of Pauda Catholic Church’s community center, 3897 Bayou Black Drive, Houma.
    Published July 24, 2014
  • Revival services begin next week
    Revival services are scheduled for 7 p.m. Monday through Aug. 1 at First Baptist Church of Schriever, 1987 La. 311.
    Published July 24, 2014
  • Bible school begins next week
    A free vacation Bible school is open to the public and is scheduled from 9 a.m. to noon Monday through Aug. 1 and at 3 p.m. Aug. 2 at First Presbyterian Church of Bayou Blue, 3200 La. 316, Gray.
    Published July 24, 2014
  • Service honors friends, family
    First Baptist Church of Schriever’s homecoming, and family and friends service is scheduled for 2 p.m. Sunday at the church, 1987 La. 311.
    Published July 24, 2014
  • Church celebrates homecoming
    Sunlight Baptist Church’s annual homecoming and family and friend service is scheduled for 2 p.m. Sunday at the church, 952 Bull Run Road, Schriever.
    Published July 24, 2014
  • Pastor to mark 24th anniversary
    A service celebrating the Rev. Harold V. Roussell’s 24th anniversary with Greater New Salem Baptist Church is scheduled for 2 p.m. Sunday at the church, 818 Lafayette St., Houma.
    Published July 24, 2014
  • Service to honor church pastor
    A service celebrating the Rev. Russell Folse’s 23rd anniversary with St. Paul Baptist Church of Lafourche Crossing is scheduled for 11 a.m. Sunday at the church, 316-B California St., Thibodaux.
    Published July 24, 2014
  • Service to honor pastor
    A service to celebrate the Rev. Barry Whittington Sr.’s first anniversary with Magnolia United Methodist Church is scheduled for 11 a.m. Sunday at the church, 104 Johnson Ridge Lane, Schriever.
    Published July 24, 2014
  • Church to honor pastor’s service
    Services celebrating the Rev. Troy L. Smith’s 10th anniversary with New Mount Pilgrim Baptist Church are scheduled for 7:30 a.m. and 3 p.m. Sunday at the church, 146 Banks St., Houma.
    Published July 24, 2014
  • Women’s program set for Sunday
    A Women’s Day program is scheduled for 7 a.m. Sunday at Residence Baptist Church, 2605 Isaac St., Houma.
    Published July 24, 2014
  • Church dance set for Saturday
    A dance is scheduled from 8 p.m. to midnight Saturday at St. Gertrude Catholic Church’s Father Mac Community Center, 17292 La. 631, Des Allemands.
    Published July 24, 2014
  • Center dedication is Saturday
    A dedication is scheduled for 4 p.m. Saturday for St. Ann Catholic Church’s new parish center, 4355 La. 24, Bourg.
    Published July 24, 2014
  • Sale to benefit charities
    A rummage sale is scheduled from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday at Grace Lutheran Church, 422 Valhi Blvd., Houma.
    Published July 24, 2014
  • Yard sale starts today
    A yard sale is scheduled from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. today and Saturday at St. Phillip Baptist Church, 217 Pear St., Labadieville.
    Published July 24, 2014
  • Church calendar: July 25, 2014
    A pre-Women’s Day program service is scheduled for 8 a.m. Aug. 3 at St. Luke Baptist Church, 1114 Church Sr., Houma.
    Published July 24, 2014