Lifestyles

UW’s ‘community investment’ in the arts

Considered part of its “community investment,” the United Way of St. Charles is again sponsoring a free River Region Drama’s Theatre Workshop as way to bring theater to individuals who might not have it otherwise.Read More...
September 04, 2015 at 5:03 am
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Pet of the Week: Cats

The St. Charles Humane Society is offering a special discount through Sept. 15 where all cats can be adopted for $30.Read More...
September 03, 2015 at 5:08 am
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Festival of Charities crowns 2015-16 royalty to help charitable causes

Festival of Charities crowned new royalty on Aug. 9 in Destrehan at the American Legion Home. Read More...
August 28, 2015 at 11:14 am
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Animal rescues find home at pony farm in St. Rose

Molly the pony is a Sea Biscuit kind of story that offers the hope that anyone can triumph over impossible odds with sheer determination and loving friends.Read More...
August 28, 2015 at 11:06 am
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St. Charles Parish receives Distinguished Budget Presentation award

The Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada (GFOA) awarded its Distinguished Budget Presentation Award to St. Charles Parish government for its budget. Read More...
August 21, 2015 at 2:56 pm
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Chamber hosts congressional ‘drive-in’ visit in River Region

The River Region Chamber of Commerce, with presenting sponsor Dow Chemical Co., hosted a congressional drive-in visit on Aug. 11 at the Port of South Louisiana Guest House. Read More...
August 21, 2015 at 1:53 pm
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Parish Art Guild names showcase winners

At age 12, Terry Gaulter’s “eyes opened to the world” when she laid hands on a Polaroid camera.Read More...
August 21, 2015 at 12:48 pm
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Boutte cadet among Youth Challenge grads

Tyler Dufrene of Boutte was among the Louisiana National Guard Youth Challenge Program 219 cadets graduates at a ceremony held at the Shreveport Municipal Auditorium in Shreveport, La., July 25.Read More...
August 14, 2015 at 2:19 pm
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River Region Ballet’s new dance studio open in parish

The River Region Ballet, which has been the premiere producer of ballet and drama performances throughout the River Parishes, will now provide weekly dance classes for the St. Charles Parish area.Read More...
August 14, 2015 at 2:16 pm
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Community Ed classes offer everything from yoga to Cajun cooking to belly dancing

Whether it’s yoga for seniors, the Tumblebus for children or Cajun cooking for all ages, the instructors offering courses with St. Charles Parish Public Schools’ Community Education are among a nearly 100-class fall lineup gearing up to start in September.Read More...
August 14, 2015 at 2:01 pm
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Ravenel Mixon named director of Sheriff’s 911 center

St. Charles Parish Sheriff Greg Champagne has appointed Ravenel Mixon as director of the St. Charles Parish 911 Communications Center.Read More...
August 07, 2015 at 1:09 pm
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Fishing for Frankie scheduled Aug. 8

The 7th annual Fishing for Frankie bass tournament is scheduled Aug. 8 at Pier 90 in Avondale. Read More...
August 07, 2015 at 12:11 pm
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Winners named in Farmers’ Market first preserves contest

For Janice Hymel of Hahnville, the secret to winning the German Coast Farmers’ Market’s first preserves contest was really just common sense.Read More...
August 07, 2015 at 10:59 am
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Pets of the Month: Cats

The St. Charles Humane Society is offering a special discount through Aug. 24 where all cats can be adopted for $30.Read More...
August 07, 2015 at 12:04 am
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Ready Set Robots at St. Charles Parish Library

The St. Charles Parish Library held a series of robotics mini camps as part of its summer reading program. Read More...
July 31, 2015 at 3:00 pm
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From St. Rose to Tanzania, Derrell Wilright is living his dream in Africa

When Derwin and Valerie Wilright’s young son became obsessed with the movie, “The Lion King,” and he pretended he was Simba all of the time, they indulged his fascination.Read More...
July 31, 2015 at 2:44 pm
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Tigers size up major test at home against Jesuit
Tigers size up major test at home against Jesuit
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Hahnville coach Nick Saltaformaggio remembers a struggle last year against Jesuit, which left Hahnville with a 17-0 defeat in 2015 jamboree fare. It’s a night he isn’t keen on seeing repeated as his Tigers prepare to host the Blue Jays once again this season Thursday night—junior varsity kickoff is set for 6 p.m. with the varsity to follow.