|Smart driver course
September 27 at 9:00 am
LULING – New Life Community Church in Luling will host an AARP Smart Driver Course on Saturday, Sept. 27 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. with a cost of $15 for AARP members and $20 for non-members.
|Chamber of Commerce annual golf tournament
September 26 at 6:00 am
DESTREHAN – The River Region Chamber of Commerce is hosting its Annual Golf Tournament (Benefiting Continuing Education and YEA! Young Entrepreneur Academy) on Friday, Sept. 26 at Cypress Lakes Country Club in Destrehan.
|Learn home remedies and history at presentation
September 23 at 7:00 pm
LAPLACE – African-American home remedies will be discussed at the next German-Acadian Coast Historical and Genealogical Society meeting at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 23.
|St. John the Baptist Catholic Church family day
September 21 at 12:00 pm
St. John the Baptist Catholic Church will hold its annual Family Day on Sunday, Sept. 21.
|Biblical prophecy event
September 21 at 10:00 am
BOUTTE – CJF Ministries representative Michelle Beadle will address biblical prophecy in a presentation at Life Church on Sept. 21 at 10 a.m.
|2nd Annual Community Health and Wellness Fair
September 20 at 11:00 am
DESTREHAN – A health and wellness fair featuring free health screenings, dental checks plus free food and drinks, prizes and kid activities will be held from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Word of Deliverance Outreach Ministry at 13562 River Road in Destrehan.
|T-Ball & horseshoe tournament
September 20 at 9:00 am
LULING – A t-ball and horseshoe tournament will be held beginning at 9 a.m. at Monsanto Park located at 200 Sugarhouse Road in Luling.
|Hazard mitigation plan meeting
Yesterday at 10:00 am
HAHNVILLE – Residents are invited to provide input on the parish’s Hazard Mitigation Plan meeting to be held at 10 a.m. at the St. Charles Emergency Operations Center located at 15026 River Road in Hahnville.
|Greater Mount Calvary Church expands to the River Parish area
September 14 at 5:00 pm
Pastor Terry Gullage, Sr. and Greater Mount Calvary Church of Marrero announces the opening of a new location – The Greater Mount Calvary River Center, located at 1001 Paul Maillard Rd. in Luling.
|Regional aquatics invitational
September 13 at 10:00 am
LULING – A regional aquatics invitational will be held at 10 a.m. on Saturday, Sept. 13 at the Ellington Swim & Fitness Club located at 207 Angus Drive in Luling.
|Hahnville suffers tough loss in triple overtime
September 12 at 10:58 pm
The Hahnville Tigers left everything they had out on the field, but it was not enough to overcome the Rummel Raiders in a triple overtime loss.
|Young QB leads Destrehan to blowout win over Helen Cox
September 12 at 9:28 pm
In only his second game as a starter, Destrehan sophomore quarterback Marquise Darensbourg threw two touchdowns and ran for another in the first half of the Wildcats’ 48-7 win over Helen Cox on Friday.
|New state tax tudy gets underway
September 12 at 11:08 am
By Jeremy Alford
When LSU economist and Revenue Estimating Conference member Jim Richardson conducted his first major tax study in 1987, he was pleased to discover it had a great shelf life.
|New stadium raises spirits at Tulane
September 12 at 11:07 am
Tulane University, located only a few miles from the border of St. Charles Parish, has always been one of the best four-year colleges and graduate schools in the nation. And in the mid-1900s, it’s stadium on Willow Street was the scene of some of the best college football in the land.
|Highway 90 between Barton Ave., Paul Maillard will have alternating lane closures
September 12 at 11:06 am
Both the eastbound and westbound lanes of Highway 90 will have alternating lane closures between Barton Avenue and Paul Maillard Road, starting Sept. 14.
September 12 at 11:05 am
Margo Renee Harrison Vial, 59, of Osyka, Miss., died on Friday, Aug. 29 at her home.
September 12 at 11:04 am
Carl Benjamin Potter, 70, passed away peacefully in his home surrounded by his loving family on Friday afternoon, Aug. 29.
|Arrests (Sept. 11)
September 12 at 11:02 am
•Israel Williams, 30, of 129 James Lane in Des Allemands, was arrested on Aug. 25 and charged with possession of methamphetamine, possession of cocaine, possession of marijuana, possession of hydrocodone, possession of oxycodone, possession of drug paraphernalia, possession of suboxone, possession of a handgun in the presence of a controlled substance, three counts of no pit bull registration, a St. Charles Parish Sheriff’s Office attachment and as a fugitive from the Lafourche Parish Sheriff’s Office.
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• St. Charles Art Guild Art showcase
• Family Movie Night
• Rotary Club provides funding for third world school children
• 11-year-old helps needy students get back to school
• Humane Society showcase adoption pet “Boo”
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• Former HHS star scoresTD in NFL debut
• St. Charles soccer team wins back-to-back tourneys
• Melancon scores 5 TDs, named offensive player of week
• Hahnville dominates Salmen in season opener
• Destrehan routs West Jefferson 47-7 in season opener
Ochsner reconsiders termination of 12 St. Charles hospital nurses - 1857 views
Only a week after Ochsner Health System officials made a blindsiding announcement that they would terminate 21 nurses after taking over management of St. Charles Parish Hospital, 12 of those employees have been invited to stay.
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