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Night Out block party locations announced

Night Out block party locations announced


Sheriff Craig Webre has announced a list of 15 official block party locations in Lafourche Parish for the 35th Annual National Night Out Against Crime on August 7.

Lafourche Parish Sheriff’s Office deputies will be visiting each location to speak with area residents about crime prevention and neighborhood concerns. Each party will begin at 6 p.m. and last until around 9 p.m.

The Sheriff’s Office will be providing food at each of the block party sites. Additionally, Explorers from POST 323 will be present at many of the block party locations offering free child fingerprinting and DNA swabbing to help enhance personal safety in Lafourche Parish.

Each block party will be unique and offer various interactive activities for children and adults.

Here is a list of block party locations around Lafourche Parish, as well as contact information for each party:

- 301 Hyland Dr., (Thibodaux); contact Earl Woods Sr. at (225) 205-8335

- Thibodaux Family Church (785 N. Canal Blvd., Thibodaux); contact Pastor Duane Bland at (985) 859-9005

- Grady V’s American Bistro (900 Country Club Blvd., Thibodaux); contact Anna Theiss at (985) 859-7495

- 1024 Bayou Blue By-Pass Rd., St. Charles Community; contact Jennifer Richard at (985) 513-0446

- NAACP at Rev. Lloyd Wallace Community Center (3603 Hwy. 308, Raceland); contact Burnell Tolbert at (985) 713-4250

- Market St., Raceland; contact Bethany Burns at (985) 413-4817

- 329 Aspen Dr., Raceland (access via Elm Dr. off LA Hwy. 1); contact Cory Detillier at (985) 537-5337

- 111 Maxine Blvd., Bayou Blue; contact James Wendell at (985) 860-1092

- Sugar Land Subdivision (144 Twin Oaks Dr., Raceland); contact Rose Sampey at (985) 537-5667

- Vacherie-Gheens Community Center (1783 Hwy. 654, Gheens); contact Adam Chauvin at (985) 226-9243

- Town of Lockport (Holy Savior Ball Park on Church Street); contact Chief David Harrelson Jr. at (985) 532-3117

- The Broadway Elder Living & Rehabilitation Center (7534 Hwy. 1, Lockport); contact Tameka Bourda at (985) 532-1011

- 202 Chateau Dr., Lockport; contact Jerry Knight at (985) 856-8072

- 157 Gus Savoie Ave., Larose; contact David Carskadon at (985) 258-4129

- Golden Meadow Town Hall (107 Jervis Dr., Golden Meadow); contact Jamie Liner at (985) 475-7942

The annual National Night Out Against Crime parade will take place in the Raceland area, beginning at the U.S. Highway 90 Fire Station and continuing throughout the streets of the Sugar Land Subdivision. For more information on the parade, contact Danny Mayet at (985) 637-2166.

Any citizen who wishes to host a party, or any citizen who has planned a party that is NOT on this list, should contact Chaplain Jim Duck at (985) 387-4427 or via email at jim-duck@lpso.net.

The deadline to sign up to host a party is Wednesday, August 1.