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The Magi were non-Jewish seekers who represent us all

Father Wilmer Todd

The Twelfth Night used to signal the end of the Christmas Season and the beginning of the Mardi Gras celebrations. We celebrated the Feast of the Epiphany on the twelfth day after Christmas but now the Church has moved the Feast to the nearest Sunday.Read More...
January 20 at 11:23 am
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Now, it’s getting to be Mr. Trump’s time

Get ready, Louisiana and all of the United States of America. Our country will be entering a new phase of
its history.Read More...
January 20 at 11:21 am
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Let’s give Payton time to move ahead

As the New Orleans Saints season comes to an end, we have to pay tribute to our head coach Sean Payton who carried through with good football coaching many years for the team next door to our hometowns of Luling, Destrehan, etc., etc. Read More...
January 06 at 10:45 am
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Happy New Year – we hope!

As the year we are about to leave behind us goes its way, we hope there can be better days ahead than some of those we experienced in 2016 and before. Read More...
December 30, 2016 at 11:00 am
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May Christ be the foundation of our lives and our Christmas celebrations

Father Wilmer L. ToddRead More...
December 23, 2016 at 3:00 am
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Deepening Mississippi should bring business

Port business in the State of Louisiana should take a big increase in the future with the planned deepening of the Mississippi River south of Baton Rouge to the Gulf of MexicoRead More...
December 23, 2016 at 3:00 am
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Castro’s departure could be future benefit

The death of Fidel Castro left a void in the western hemisphere of the world that could be viewed as a benefit to our future. Read More...
December 16, 2016 at 5:47 pm
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Thanks for a great year: DHS, HHS

Though neither Destrehan nor Hahnville will be competing for a state championship Friday night as the prep football season concludes, St. Charles Parish fans have plenty to be proud of when it comes to their local teams. Read More...
December 09, 2016 at 8:00 am
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Orgeron gets the big job

We’re glad to see a homegrown Cajun has earned the job of head football coach at LSU. Read More...
December 02, 2016 at 10:23 am
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Get ready, Louisiana. Time to vote again.

Your election season is not over yet.Read More...
November 25, 2016 at 5:06 am
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Thanks candidates for a peaceful ending

What a difference an election made. Read More...
November 18, 2016 at 10:51 am
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Politics needs to get nice

The campaign for president of the United States has never been so negative as the one this year.Read More...
November 11, 2016 at 11:24 am
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‘I never saw such clouds of ducks’

Past Times by Terry Jones

Although textbooks don’t mention it, about half of our 44 presidents have been avid outdoor enthusiasts. Read More...
November 04, 2016 at 9:54 am
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Shrinking beaches pose clear message on what needs to be done

Several years ago, people who lived along the coast of Louisiana began realizing their home grounds was washing away. Read More...
November 04, 2016 at 9:53 am
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Our area getting more tourist visits

Southeast Louisiana, also home to St. Charles Parish, is beginning to grow into one of the leading hot spots in the world for cruising. Read More...
October 27, 2016 at 8:00 am
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Another important race is at stake

There’s more than just a presidential election coming up in Louisiana on Nov. 8.Read More...
October 21, 2016 at 8:00 am
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DHS Senior Stories: Singer hopes to give crowds  a reason to dance for a long time
DHS Senior Stories: Singer hopes to give crowds a reason to dance for a long time
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Faith Becnel sometimes feels like she’s living two separate lives.