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This trailer home on Hollywood Park Drive in Montz burned down on Saturday, leaving a family of five homeless. Montz family loses everything in fire
8 minutes ago
Donated toys and clothes are pouring in for a Montz family whose home was destroyed in a fire on Saturday.

Children share letters to Santa Children share letters to Santa
21 hours ago
"For Christmas I would like my own bike," writes Emily Perez, a 1st grader at St. Rose Elementary. "I also have a question: how do you fit through the chimney? Is it true you have a big belly?"

Senior Dance
21 hours ago
The St. John Parish Council on Aging will hold its monthly senior dances for peopel 60 or older on Wednesday, Jan. 7 at 242 Regala Park Road in Reserve from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Championship Bull Riding
21 hours ago
The Houma Civic Center will host the “8 Seconds to Glory” championship bull riding event on Saturday, Jan. 3 beginning at 8 p.m.

Cleopatra Rocks the House Sadie Hawkins Style
21 hours ago
The Krewe of Cleopatra will host a concert a Sadie Hawkins dance Saturday, Dec. 27 from 9 p.m. until 1 a.m. at the Evergreen Cajun Center on 4694 W Main St. in Houma.

The Nelson family began lighting a large bonfire in their backyard in 1990. St. Rose family has lit the way for Santa Claus for last 24 years
Yesterday at 8:06 am
Glen Nelson was 16 years old when he first got the idea to build a bonfire for the holidays. At that time, it was supposed to be a small bonfire in the backyard for Halloween.

Cindy Christen Christen
December 19 at 11:50 am
Cindy M. Christen, 57, a native and resident of Des Allemands, passed away on Wednesday, Nov. 26.

Patricia Drain
December 19 at 11:48 am
Patricia “Patty” Drain passed away on Wednesday, Dec. 3, at the age of 53. She was a native of Toledo, Ohio, and a resident of Paradis.

Keller
December 19 at 11:46 am
Linda A. Keller, 66 a resident of Hahnville, passed away on Friday, Dec. 5.

State talent puts on show in NFL
December 19 at 11:30 am
What a weekend it was to watch some of the best high school talent from the state of Louisiana compete in the NFL.

Destrehan head coach Stephen Robicheaux said he knew his team would have a successful season because his players worked hard and did everything asked of them. Destrehan coach credits seniors for making program contender
December 19 at 11:24 am
Destrehan’s football season came to an end Saturday night with a 23-7 loss to Acadiana in the Class 5A state championship game. While the season didn’t end the way the Wildcats wanted it to, Destrehan head coach Stephen Robicheaux was extremely proud of his squad.

Easton Melancon threw for 2,973 yards this season. Former HHS QB named Player of Year
December 19 at 11:20 am
Former Hahnville High School and current Louisiana College quarterback Easton Melancon was named Offensive Player of the Year for the American Southwest Conference.

Pictured are: (Front Row) Lacy Conlin, Dawn Monroe, Taylor Hartline & Kaitlyn Monroe. (Back Row) Ry’Neshia Burks, Jewel Robinson-Page, Reagen Melancon, Heaven Benedict and Isabella Barthelemy. Hurst Girl Power group creates giant wreaths for the holidays
December 19 at 11:18 am
Members of the Harry Hurst Middle School Girl Power group are pictured showing off wreaths that they created during their meeting.

Miss Kitty Humane Society Pet of the Week: Miss Kitty
December 19 at 11:16 am
This week’s Humane Society showcase pet is Miss Kitty, a 1-year-old fluffy torti calico.

Santa helps raise almost $1K for shelter Santa helps raise almost $1K for shelter
December 19 at 11:14 am
Santa was a big hit Saturday as he arrived at the Animal Control Shelter to take have his picture taken with pets of all size and breeds brought by their owners from throughout the parish.

Pictured (from left): assistant principal Lasonn Porter, 1st grade teacher Allison Wilhite and principal Marsha Walters Des Allemands names Teacher of the Year
December 19 at 11:12 am
Des Allemands Elementary announced Tuesday, Dec. 16, its Teacher of the Year.

St. Charles Parish Library rolls out new “Bookmobile” St. Charles Parish Library rolls out new “Bookmobile”
December 19 at 11:11 am
A new St. Charles Parish Library Bookmobile is hitting the road.

Parker Peltier Book Review “The Hit”
December 19 at 10:49 am
Do you want the ultimate high? One week with nothing to lose, but there is one catch. After the amazing week, the victim dies a slow painful death. That is the great adventure that Adam and Lizzie take. With all of that comes the ups and downs of young love with a few bizarre twists in between.

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Humane Society Pet of the Week: Miss Kitty
Humane Society Pet of the Week: Miss Kitty
This week’s Humane Society showcase pet is Miss Kitty, a 1-year-old fluffy torti...
Hurst Girl Power group creates giant wreaths for the holidays
Hurst Girl Power group creates giant wreaths for the holidays
Members of the Harry Hurst Middle School Girl Power group are pictured showing off...

Raised median planned for Paradis, councilman says
Raised median planned for Paradis, councilman says
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The state wants to make changes to Highway 90 through Paradis similar to those recently proposed—and subsequently cancelled—for Boutte.