|Catfish Festival Pageant winners
July 07, 2014 at 11:59 am
The Louisiana Catfish Festival recently held their annual Catfish Queen and Baby & Youth Beauty Pageant.
|Local man earns master’s degree from Harvard
July 07, 2014 at 11:58 am
Michael Dwight Sanders Jr., a 2004 graduate of Destrehan High School, earned his master’s degree in government from Harvard University on Thursday, May 29.
|HHS alum graduates from basic training
July 07, 2014 at 11:56 am
Air National Guard Airman 1st Class Jordan D. Hernandez graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas.
|River Region Chamber celebrates 10 years
July 07, 2014 at 11:54 am
The River Region Chamber of Commerce (RRCC) celebrated 10 years of service to the St. John, St. James and St. Charles Parish businesses Friday, June 20 at the Cypress Lakes Country Club in Destrehan.
|Go nutty for seeds harvested in Des Allemands swamp
July 04, 2014 at 8:00 am
Those fields of lily pads are more than just fish magnets — they’re a source of some of great food. Here’s how one Des Allemands resident takes advantage of the bounty.
|Showcase adoption pet “Amelia”
June 27, 2014 at 9:40 am
This week’s Humane Society showcase pet is Amelia.
|St. Charles Parish Hospital hosts school-to-career internships
June 27, 2014 at 9:38 am
Three teacher interns recently went through the school-to-career program at St. Charles Parish Hospital.
|Knights of Columbus donate 1,052 pounds of food to local food pantries
June 27, 2014 at 9:35 am
In a mid-year food drive, the Knights of Columbus 9933 of Holy Family Catholic Church were able to solicit 590 pounds of donated non-perishable foods for the Social Concerns Food Pantry and donated an additional 462 pounds to the Second Harvest Food Bank.
|Looking Back...The George Prince ferry
June 27, 2014 at 9:31 am
I was looking through my father’s old 35mm slides and found this rare photo taken around 1965.
|United Way scholarships
June 20, 2014 at 5:38 pm
United Way of St. Charles recently awarded LIVE UNITED scholarships to eight St. Charles Parish graduating high school seniors.
|Student graduates from Latter-Day Saint seminary
June 20, 2014 at 5:36 pm
Destrehan High School graduate Isaiah Harding accepted his graduation certificate May 25 for completing four years of early-morning scripture study classes from The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints seminary program.
|“Murphy” Humane Society showcase adoption pet
June 20, 2014 at 5:36 pm
This week’s Humane Society showcase pet is Murphy.
|St. Charles Parish Sheriff’s Office detective promoted to major
June 20, 2014 at 5:30 pm
Sheriff Greg Champagne has announced the promotion of Gil Schmidt to the rank of major.
|Parish hopefuls aim for the gold at Special Olympics
June 20, 2014 at 10:00 am
Special Olympians, coaches and partners with Team Louisiana crowded into the main hall of the Edward Dufresne Community Center last week for a send off celebration that included a meal, fellowship and dancing only a day before the state’s delegation was to head out to New Jersey for the 2014 Special Olympics USA Games that takes place every four years.
|Teachers roar into summer
June 13, 2014 at 11:03 am
Mimosa Park Elementary teachers celebrated Teacher Appreciation Week just before school let out for the summer.
|“Mitzi” Humane Society showcase adoption pet
June 13, 2014 at 11:02 am
This week’s Humane Society showcase pet is Mitzi.
|River Parishes students receive scholarships
June 13, 2014 at 11:00 am
Six River Parishes high school seniors received academic scholarships at the recent annual River Parishes Education Foundation (RPEF) scholarship dinner in LaPlace.
|Put an end to your summertime mosquito woes
June 13, 2014 at 10:52 am
As the temperatures rise and summer quickly approaches, mosquito populations are growing and the insects are becoming more and more intrusive.
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Schools seek OK to borrow $42 million - 1253 views
The St. Charles Parish School Board will ask residents to approve up to $42 million in bonds at a special election this spring.
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