Review: TJ Maxx vs Five Below

by Jordan Iverstine, Editorial Assistant  Many residents in Zachary have been anxiously awaiting the arrival of two popular shopping options, “TJ Maxx” and “Five Below”. Where before, most of us […]

Agave Blue Dynamic Duo Spices Things Up

by Lauren Pope, Staff Writer    Porch and Parish recently had the privilege of hosting a community Family Dinner at Agave Blue Tequila & Taco Bar, nestled in the heart of […]

Travel Thursday: Alaskan Adventure

Destination: Alaska Dates: August 19-28, 2023  Travelers: Kathy & Johnny Welch Group tour planned by Zachary Travel, Porch & Parish Sponsor Choosing the Destination Kathy & Johnny Welch have always […]

Downtown Live at the Gazebo: Let’s get Phunky!

Downtown Live at the Gazebo is tomorrow night (Thursday, September 21st) on Virginia Street in Downtown Zachary from 6:30-9:30pm. This free event will include food vendors, an adult beverage tent, […]

Hispanic Heritage Profile: Fabian Herrera

by Lauren Pope, Staff Writer Copper Mill Elementary Spanish teacher and CrossFit Zachary owner, Fabian Herrera is a second generation Mexican American. His grandfather was a migrant farm worker who […]

Hispanic Heritage Month kicks off today

By Jordan Iverstine Get ready to immerse yourself in a vibrant celebration of culture and heritage! Porch & Parish is thrilled to announce that we are hosting a month-long tribute […]

Travel Thursday: Costa Rican Paradise

Destination: Quepos, Costa Rica Dates: August 11-17, 2023 Travelers: Amber & Kaleb Clark and friends                  Choosing the Destination Amber and her husband […]

Travel Thursday: 5 Star Sistas Weekend

Destination: Nantucket, Massachusetts and Newport, Rhode Island  Dates: August 23 – 27, 2023 Travelers: Beetle Fisher, Pookie Boudreaux, Sharon Phillips  Choosing the Destination This Travel Thursday features Beetle Fisher and […]

Restaurant Review: Hot Tails, An Instant Winner

By Mike Gennaro, Publisher    The Hwy 19 vibe is alive and well, as businesses and local entrepreneurs re-invest in the buildings and development grows. Some may call it investing […]