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Lessons learned by  a teenaged entrepreneur Lessons learned by a teenaged entrepreneur
May 22 at 8:02 am
Graduation at Destrehan High School is nearly in the rear view mirror for Justice Waite, who is eagerly looking toward to growing her already two-year-old business called Silly Sweet Shop.

DHS grad’s doodles outline dream to becoming a successful designer DHS grad’s doodles outline dream to becoming a successful designer
May 22 at 7:58 am
Wayland Charles is devoutly set on pursuing his dream – to design shoes and clothing.

St. Charles Parish Council OKs, but questions $5.5M credit line for hospital St. Charles Parish Council OKs, but questions $5.5M credit line for hospital
May 22 at 7:47 am
St. Charles Parish Hospital representatives got a $5.5 million line of credit for 11 years at Monday’s council meeting, but only after a near hour-long grilling over why they needed more help less than a year after getting a $10 million loan.

HHS graduate turns his life around from failure HHS graduate turns his life around from failure
May 15 at 2:00 pm
Spencer Lee had come to understand he’d made mistakes at Hahnville High School (HHS), but that was also when he realized it was time “to step it up.”

New SCAG board named New SCAG board named
May 15 at 1:36 pm
The St. Charles Arts Guild (SCAG) has named its 2015 board members.

Albert Cammon student wins 2015 Cox  Hero Award Albert Cammon student wins 2015 Cox Hero Award
May 15 at 1:29 pm
Bobby Vinet, an eighth-rader at Albert Cammon Middle School, was awarded the 2015 Cox Hero Award.

Pet of the week in St. Charles Parish Pet of the week in St. Charles Parish
May 15 at 1:23 pm
This week’s St. Charles Humane Society’s showcase pet is Louie the dog.

Hahnville High salutatorian wants to become a biomedical engineer Hahnville High salutatorian wants to become a biomedical engineer
May 15 at 12:40 pm
Julian Turner did his best and “just kind of ran into” being named salutatorian for the Hahnville High School (HHS) class of 2015.

Hahnville High valedictorian devoted to caring for others Hahnville High valedictorian devoted to caring for others
May 15 at 12:30 pm
Being named Hahnville High School (HHS) valedictorian for the class of 2015 came as a surprise to Jessica Becnel, but she realized it’s an honor that affirmed years of hard work.

St. Charles Parish splash park will  open full-time in June St. Charles Parish splash park will open full-time in June
May 15 at 12:25 pm
Opened last year, St. Charles Parish’s Ormond Spray Park appears to be a splashing success.

No complaints after St. Charles Parish Hospital goes smoke free
May 15 at 12:23 pm
Crime is 17 percent lower in St. Charles Parish compared to the same time last year.

St. Charles Parish crime falls to historic low level St. Charles Parish crime falls to historic low level
May 15 at 12:16 pm
Crime is 17 percent lower in St. Charles Parish compared to the same time last year.

DONNAUD DONNAUD
May 15 at 12:13 pm
John N. Donnaud Sr., 92, a native and a resident of Luling passed away on Saturday, May 9.

HARRIS HARRIS
May 15 at 12:08 pm
Joan Mary Harris died peacefully on May 3, 2015 at the age of 83 years old, following several years of Alzheimer’s.

Sheriff’s Reports (May 14)
May 15 at 12:06 pm
Arrests

Chronic House vote-changing unabated
May 15 at 12:05 pm
At the end of each day while the lege is in session, members of the House queue-up at the House podium and ask the Clerk of the House to change how they voted on various legislation.

Children produce fruit of the vine
May 15 at 12:03 pm
It wouldn’t be natural for us to expect to get grapes from our strawberry vines, nor would we expect cantaloupes from our blackberry vines because it is obvious that the fruit produced is derived from the vine from which it grows.

Is state ignoring its major problem?
May 15 at 11:59 am
Louisiana presents to its citizens a difficult problem.

Hahnville grad’s desire to serve country leads her to U.S. Air Force
Hahnville grad’s desire to serve country leads her to U.S. Air Force
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April Hood of Luling had her choice of the U.S. Military Academy in West Point, N.Y., or Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs, Colo.