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Benefit for veterans featuring trumpeter Kermit Ruffins
September 11 at 9:00 am
HAHNVILLE – On Thursday, Sept. 11 from 9 until 11 a.m., Veterans Housing Outreach Ministries will be hosting a 9/11 Outdoor Benefit for homeless, hungry, disabled and senior veterans through the Wounded Heroes Housing Project featuring American jazz trumpeter Kermit Ruffins.

HHS Touchdown Club special guest
September 09 at 6:00 pm
BOUTTE – Christian Garic, Saints sideline reporter WWL Radio, will speak on Tuesday, Sept. 9 at the Hahnville High School Touchdown Club a 6 p.m. located in the cafeteria at Hahnville High School at 200 Tiger Drive in Boutte.

Xbox Kinect for Adults
September 09 at 9:00 am
DESTREHAN – Adults are invited to the East Regional Library located at 160 West Campus Drive in Destrehan on Tuesday, Sept. 9 from 10 a.m. to noon for Xbox Kinect for Adults.

River Regions Theological College fall registration
September 08 at 6:00 pm
NEW SARPY – Registration for River Regions Theological College for the 2014-15 school year begins Monday, Sept. 8 and will be ongoing until Friday, Sept.12 from 6 to 7 p.m. each night.

St. Charles Parish Sheriff’s Office civilian range day - rifles only
September 06 at 8:00 am
KILLONA – The St. Charles Parish Sheriff’s Office will be holding a civilian range day for rifles only on Saturday, Sept. 6 from 8 to 11 a.m. and noon to 4 p.m. at Hwy. 3127 in Killona.

HHS Touchdown Club announces speaker’s list
September 05 at 5:58 pm
The Hahnville High School Touchdown Club meetings this fall will be on Tuesday nights starting at 6:30 at the Hahnville High School cafeteria.

Teen computer cafe
September 05 at 5:47 pm
DESTREHAN – A teen computer cafe day will be held at the East Regional Library at 160 West Campus Drive in Destrehan on Monday, Sept. 8 from 4 to 7 p.m.

Alpha Celebrates 10 Years Alpha Celebrates 10 Years
September 03 at 6:30 pm
BOUTTE – The Fall Alpha Course at Life Church, beginning with a Friendship Dinner Wednesday, September 3 at 6:30 p.m., will celebrate an important milestone in the course’s history with the completion of its 10th year.

River Region Drama Guild theatre workshop
September 03 at 6:00 pm
NORCO – The River Region Drama Guild will hold a Theatre Workshop on Wednesday nights from 6 to 9 p.m. beginning on Sept. 3 and ending Sept. 24 at the River Region Performing Arts and Cultural Center located at 15146 River Road in Norco.

St. Rose Tavern grand re-opening
August 30 at 11:00 am
The historic St. Rose Tavern is holding its grand reopening in New Sarpy on Saturday, Aug. 30 and will remain open from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. seven days a week.

Family day at Luling Elementary
August 30 at 10:00 am
LULING – Luling Elementary will be holding “Family Fund Day” on Saturday, Aug. 30 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Monsanto Park in Luling.

St. Charles Parish Sheriff’s Office civilian range day - rifles only
August 29 at 5:05 pm
KILLONA – The St. Charles Parish Sheriff’s Office will be holding a civilian range day for rifles only on Saturday, Sept. 6 from 8 to 11 a.m. and noon to 4 p.m. at Hwy. 3127 in Killona.

Last day to register for community education classes
August 29 at 4:00 pm
PARISHWIDE – The last day to register for fall 2014 Community Education classes will be Friday, Aug. 29.

Sundresses and Shrimp Boots
August 24 at 6:00 pm
DESTREHAN – Child Advocacy Services and Court Appointed Special Advocates Program are holding a fundraiser for their non-profit child services program on Sunday, Aug. 24.

Planetarium hosts two films on deep space
August 24 at 10:00 am
LULING – The Planetarium at West Regional Library in Luling will be showing “Planets of the Solar System” at 10 a.m. and “Black Holes” at 2 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 24.

Special pet adoptions offered throughout month of August
August 22 at 9:44 am
METAIRIE – The St. Charles Humane Society has a special discount this month on all cats for $40 who are available for adoption at Petsmart located at 6851 Veterans Highway in Metairie.

Nuclear Regulatory Commission open house
August 20 at 4:00 pm
HAHNVILLE – The Nuclear Regulatory Commission is holding its annual assessment meeting of the Waterford 3 nuclear reactor on Wednesday, Aug. 20 from 4 to 8 p.m. at the Emergency Operation Center located at 15026 River Road in Hahnville.

Wetlands youth summit
August 20 at 8:00 am
LULING – The Retired and Senior Volunteer Program of the River Parishes will sponsor an informational session on emergency preparedness from 9 a.m. until 11 a.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 20 at the Edward A. Dufresne Community Center, 274 Judge Edward Dufresne Parkway in Luling.

Lifestyles

Applications due soon for Ethel Schoeffner Scholarship
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Honoring our veterans
Honoring our veterans
A young picture of Buddy Keating shows him smiling and enjoying a cigarette on “R...

Cajun-Creole restaurant will open in Luling in former Sailfish location
Cajun-Creole restaurant will open in Luling in former Sailfish location
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A Cajun-Creole hybrid restaurant will soon offer up hearty portions of red beans and rice, white beans and catfish and seafood platters in Luling.