Search Results


Harry Hurst mentoring program

DESTREHAN - Harry Hurst Middle School will hold a mentor training session 11:30 to 12:30 p.m. Jan. 20 at the school, 170 Roadrunner Lane, Destrehan. Snacks and refreshments will be served. For more information or to volunteer, call Meghan Duplessis, Tina Chaisson or Karen Naquin at (985) 764-6367 or email, or More...
January 20 at 2:10 pm

Darkness to Light: Stewards of Children

DESTREHAN – Darkness to Light Stewards of Children, a sexual abuse prevention training program, will be held 5 - 7 p.m. Dec. 12 at the East Regional Library, 160 West Campus Drive, Destrehan. There is a $10 charge for materials. Deadline to register is Dec. 9. For more information, contact Angela Golden, (985) 785-5226 or More...
December 12 at 12:35 pm

Holiday Storytime with Barbara

St. Rose – The St. Rose Community Center will hold Holiday Storytime with Barbara - Gingerbread theme 4:30 to 5 p.m. Dec. 12 at the community center, 608 Mockinbird Lane, St. Rose. For more information, call (504) 305-5138.Read More...
December 12 at 12:32 pm

Christmas on the Bayou Boat Parade

BAYOU GAUCHE - The Christmas on the Bayou Boat Parade has been rescheduled at 5:30 p.m. Dec.10 on Bayou Gauche Island.
7 hours ago

La. Ovation Vocal Ensemble concerts, Messiah performance

Destrehan-Luling – Louisiana Ovation Vocal Ensemble’s Holiday concerts will begin Dec. 9 at St. Charles United Methodist Church, 1905 Ormond Blvd., Destrehan; Dec. 10 at St. Anthony Catholic Church, 234 Angus Drive, Luling. Both concerts are free to the public and will begin at 7 p.m. The group also will present a Messiah Invitational performance on Dec. 17 at St. Anthony Catholic Church in Luling. The performance will include members of Louisiana Ovation Vocal Ensemble, as well as singers from the New Orleans area and accompaniment by a baroque chamber orchestra. Admission is free and the concert begins at 7:30 p.m.Read More...
Yesterday at 1:33 pm

Ochsner offers holiday safety tips

Each year, emergency rooms across the country see a significant uptick in visits during the holiday season. Read More...
Yesterday at 12:11 pm

St. Charles' $8M loan will upgrade sewer system

St. Charles Parish President Larry Cochran got council approval to finalize getting a low-interest $8 million loan aimed at addressing sewage overflows.Read More...
Yesterday at 12:06 pm

St. Charles Women’s Club holds annual Autumn Auction

St. Charles Women’s Club held its annual Autumn Auction at the Professional Learning Center on U.S. Highway 90 in Luling in November. Read More...
Yesterday at 12:03 pm

Jeweler puts new spin on designs

Jewelry designer Joseph Koll, who recently opened a store in Destrehan, says he’s launching an idea that’s going to revolutionize the market.Read More...
Yesterday at 9:41 am

Destrehan residents angry over overnight parking tickets

With a 151-signature petition in hand, Destrehan resident Roslyn Goodick asked the St. Charles Parish Council to rescind a 1986 overnight parking ordinance that she maintained is creating costly and unfair problems for residents.Read More...
Yesterday at 8:52 am

Westwego woman accused of taking thousands from co-workers in St. Rose

A Westwego woman was recently arrested after allegedly setting up a fraudulent “money challenge” program at her St. Rose employer. Read More...
Yesterday at 8:50 am

Parish online auctions racking up thousands in sales

With 52 items sold and more than $200,000 generated this year, the St. Charles Parish Government is calling its move to selling surplus equipment in online auctions a success.Read More...
Yesterday at 8:47 am

800 children receive early Christmas gifts in St. Rose

Perhaps shining even brighter than the Christmas lights going up these days in homes around the country were the smiles on the faces of children at Saturday’s annual Children’s Christmas Celebration as they opened their gifts. Read More...
Yesterday at 8:42 am

A Christmas story on wheels

When Courtney Galbreath learned that a St. Charles Parish foster kid’s bicycle that he relied on to get to the basketball court nearby had been stolen, she knew exactly who to ask for a new set of wheels.Read More...
Yesterday at 8:40 am

Senate race, tax renewal vote on Saturday

Saturday’s election isn’t expected to draw the record number voters of November’s presidential election, but those who do cast a ballot will help decide Louisiana’s U.S. Congressional seat and two property tax renewals in St. Charles Parish.Read More...
Yesterday at 8:38 am

Bayou Gauche mother’s brain surgery leaves her fighting to walk, talk

Mandy Macalusa Champagne’s multiple surgeries to remove a brain tumor has left her fighting for every bit of her recovery, but not without help from her family and friends who say they’re going to bring “Supermom” back to Bayou Gauche.Read More...
Yesterday at 8:35 am

featured merchant

BENT'S RV Bent's RV is a Full Service RV Dealership in Louisiana.

St. Charles Parish Schools celebrates its Students of the Year
St. Charles Parish Schools celebrates its Students of the Year
Three St. Charles Parish Public School students were named as district Students of the Year last Thursday, advancing them to regional competition.