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HHS reunion

The 25th Anniversary Reunion for Hahnville High School 1992 State Championship Football Team will be held 5:30 p.m. Sept. 29 at the HHS football stadium. Coaches, players, trainers and managers of the team are invited to the reunion. A reception will be held at 7 p.m. prior to kickoff of the HHS vs. Terrebonne Football Game and recognition will be held during halftime. For more information, contact scrochet@stcharles.k12.la.us.Read More...
September 29 at 12:54 pm

Absentee voting

The St. Charles Parish Courthouse will open for absentee voting at the Registrar of Voter’s Office at 9 a.m. Sept. 27 for the Oct. 14 election.Read More...
September 27 at 12:53 pm

Alligator Fest

The Rotary Club of St. Charles’ Annual Alligator Festival will be held Sept. 21 - 24 at the Westbank Bridge Park in St. Charles Parish. For more information, contact the Rotary at stcharlesrotary@gmail.com.Read More...
September 24 at 10:38 am

Family Day

St. John the Baptist Catholic Church will hold its annual Family Day on Sept. 17 with family and friends.Read More...
September 17 at 12:52 pm

Town hall meeting

Councilman Paul Hogan will hold a town meeting at 6 p.m. Aug. 30 to discuss installing a traffic signal at the intersection of Highway 90 and LA 632. The meeting will be held at Father Mac Building at St. Gertrude’s Catholic Church in Des Allemands.Read More...
August 30 at 9:35 am

Red Cross prep meetings

American Red Cross representatives will visit the St. Charles Parish Library to share how to be prepared in case of a hurricane or any other emergency. Presenters will discuss local hazards, how to make an emergency “go” kit and evacuation plan, and how to prepare for the unexpected by being informed. Presentations will be held at the following locations: East Regional Library, 160 W. Campus Dr. in Destrehan - Aug. 15 at 3 p.m.; West Regional Library, 105 Lakewood Dr. in Luling - Aug. 15 at 6:30 p.m., and St. Rose Branch, 90 East Club Dr. - Aug. 28 at 6 p.m. All library events are open to the public and free of charge. For more information about these events, contact Public Relations Librarian Lauren Pitz at (985) 764-2366 or lauren.pitz@myscpl.org.Read More...
August 28 at 9:43 am

Nutcracker auditions

The River Region Ballet will hold Nutcracker auditions on Aug. 26 at the River Region Performing Arts & Cultural Center 15146 River Road, Norco. The following schedule for auditions is: 9:30 - 10 a.m. - boys 5-11 years old 10 - 10:30 a.m. - boys/teens 12 and older; 10:30 - 11 a.m. - men/women theatrical roles; 11 - 12 p.m. - girls 5 - 8 years old; 12:15 - 1:45 p.m. - girls 9 - 12 years old, and 2 - 4 p.m. - dancers 13 and older. There is a $15 audition fee. This year’s performances will be held Dec. 1, 2 and 3. For more information, visit the website www.rrpa.org.Read More...
August 26 at 9:34 am

Cooking for a Cause

Cooking for a Cause, Gradoux on the Bayou, will be held 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Aug. 19 at West Bank Bridge Park in Luling. The fundraiser will benefit Rebecca Tassara and Ann Martinez by Dat Dads Club. It will be a Pastalaya cook-off with public judging. There will be a $10 entry, for aduits, kids 7-12 is $5 and 6, and under are free. Snowballs, daiquiris and beer will be sold. There will be face painting and a DJ.Read More...
August 19 at 9:34 am

Public meeting on millages

The St. Charles Parish Council will hold a public meeting on adopting millages at 6 p.m. Aug. 14 at St. Charles Parish Courthouse, 15045 River Road, Hahnville.Read More...
August 14 at 8:36 am

Pre-sports physicals

St. Charles Parish Hospital Middle School Pre-Sports Physicals will be available Saturday, Aug. 12, at the following school locations: J.B. Martin - 8 a.m. - 9:30 a.m. for last names beginning A-M and 9:30 a.m. - 11 a.m., last names N-Z; Harry Hurst - 10:30 a.m. - noon; R.K. Smith - noon - 2 p.m.; Albert Cammon - noon - 2 p.m. at St. Charles Parish Hospital Medical Office Building (enter at north entrance), 1057 Paul Maillard Road, Luling. A physical will cost $15 in cash or checks only. A signed physical form is required. Parent attendance is mandatory. For more information, contact Donna Palahang at Donna.Palahang@ochsner.org.Read More...
August 12 at 9:48 am

Blood drive

American Legion Post 131 will host a “Mr. Charlie Oubre Jr.” Memorial Blood Drive with the Ochsner Blood Bank 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the American Legion Hall, 103 Milling Ave., Luling. Donors are encouraged to eat a good meal before donating and can donate while taking medications for high blood pressure or cholesterol. Donors must bring a photo ID. For more information, contact Richard Bordner at (504) 343-5092.
August 12 at 9:44 am

Ensemble members

The Louisiana Ovation Vocal Ensemble is looking for new members as it begins its 2017 Fall season of “Christmas In The Movies”. The chorus, under the direction of Brian Martinez Jr., is open to all, from middle school age to adults. Rehearsals are held on the second and fourth Thursdays of every month, 7 – 9 p.m., at Lakewood Elementary School, 501 E. Heather Drive, Luling. No auditions or previous experience necessary. For more information, call (985) 652-0162, or email laovation@gmail.com or visit laovation.org or Facebook.com/ovationensemble. The first rehearsal will be held Aug. 24 at 7 p.m. Read More...
August 10 at 9:47 am

Book buzz

Sharon Parker of Penguin Random House publishing will be at the library on Aug. 8 with the inside scoop on upcoming releases as well as a free book bag and book sampler. She will be at the East Regional Library, 160 W. Campus Dr., Destrehan, at 10 a.m. and the West Regional Library, 105 Lakewood Dr. in Luling, at 6 p.m. For more information, call Lauren Pitz at (985) 764-9643.Read More...
August 08 at 9:45 am

American Legion

The Friloux-Robinson American Legion Post 509 is inviting new and returning members to a meeting at 5 - 7 p.m. Aug. 8 at the hall in Ama. The meeting is aimed at reviving membership and inviting input on projects. The meeting also will serve as a fund drive. For more information, call ARead More...
August 08 at 9:44 am

Deepwater Horizon discussion

East Regional Library, 160 West Campus Drive, Destrehan will host a viewing of a Planet Earth documentary on the oil spill, as well as a discussion of the efforts of the Coastal Waters Consortium to study the effects of the oil on the environment. A panel of CWC researchers, including Louisiana Universities Marine Consortium and Louisiana State University representatives, will join the viewing and discussion. The discussion is 6:30 - 8 p.m. Aug. 7. For more information, call Lauren Pitz at (985) 764-9643.Read More...
August 07 at 9:45 am

Tax holiday

The St. Charles Parish Sale and Use Tax Office announced today a parishwide sales tax holiday for residents on August 4-5. Direct questions to the Sales Tax Office at (985) 785-3125.Read More...
August 05 at 3:55 pm

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Just one more: Hahnville a win away from bringing home a state championship
Just one more: Hahnville a win away from bringing home a state championship
Hahnville will attempt to secure its seventh state championship, and its first since 2003, when it takes the field at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome Saturday night to take on Zachary in the Class 5A championship game. Kickoff is scheduled for 7 p.m.