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Woody This week’s Humane Society showcase adoption pet “Woody”
February 24 at 11:28 am
This week’s Humane Society showcase pet is Woody.
Woody is a two-year-old Boston Terrier mix.

Community Ed. instructor Midori Tajiri-Byrd (left) applies makeup to a model. Tajiri-Byrd  teaches numerous courses on professional makeup techniques, including those for people who would like to work in TV and film productions. New season of Community Education offers a variety of fun and enlightening classes
February 21 at 3:25 pm
As spring approaches a new session of community education classes be will be offered to the public through St. Charles Parish Public Schools including courses in show biz cosmetics, pastry baking, wreath-making, exercising and taking advantage of tax breaks as well as many others.

(Left) Dawn Loyd’s king cake sales at Two Sisters Bakery in Boutte has steadily grown over the past three Mardi Gras seasons. (Center) Cook Renee Hawkins and baker Holly Brooks work together to keep shelves stocked with king cake at Gre’aud Fine Foods in Norco. (Right) Renu Jain, co-owner of Takeaway Donuts in Boutte, shows off a Valentine’s Day king cake. King Cakes of St. Charles Parish
February 14 at 2:04 pm
While the rest of the country is still recovering from the back-to-back culinary excesses of Thanksgiving and Christmas, and many are trying to turn over a new leaf by focusing on heath and fitness, the party is just starting in southeast Louisiana.

Tooth Fairy stresses dental hygiene in visit to Boutte Christian Academy Tooth Fairy stresses dental hygiene in visit to Boutte Christian Academy
February 14 at 12:07 pm
The Tooth Fairy recently visited Boutte Christian Academy preschoolers and received assistance from a helper in teaching students how to properly clean their teeth.

Ana Bourg explaining the process of mummification to judges Barbara Taylor and Burton Mayeux. Norco Elementary holds social studies fair
February 14 at 12:06 pm
On Friday, Jan. 10 Norco Elementary held their science and social studies fair.

Children’s festival held for non-profit Children’s festival held for non-profit
February 14 at 12:05 pm
Jordan Dabney, hosted a “Fun Festival for Kids” at her local American Legion Hall to raise awareness about child abuse and to benefit Child Advocacy Services (CAS).

Kaleb Tassara and Mercedes Paniagua.
St. Rose Elementary students focus on fractions
February 14 at 12:04 pm
Students in Alissa Ball’s third grade class at St. Rose Elementary are exploring fractions.

(Right) Naomi Davis and Hailey Deroche, 5th graders at Lakewood Elementary, discuss the novel “The Wizard of Oz” in their book club. Lakewood Elementary students focus on fantasy literature
February 14 at 12:03 pm
The students in Jessica Gardere’s reading class are completing a unit on the fantasy literature genre.

Eronee Lewis St. Rose Elementary student places in MLK essay contest
February 14 at 12:02 pm
Eronee Lewis won second place in the kindergarten through 3rd grade category in the annual Martin Luther King Commemorative Organization’s “Share the Dream” essay contest.

Robert Bergeron on the cover of 24x7 magazine. HHS graduate featured in trade magazine
February 14 at 12:00 pm
Hahnville High School graduate Robert Bergeron was featured in the latested edition of 24x7, a trade publication for medical equipment providers.

Buddy and Rita Danos Graver recently celebrated their 55th weeding anniversary. Local couple celebrates 55th wedding anniversary
February 14 at 11:55 am
Rita’s brother, the Very Reverend Dean Danos, V.F. officiated the Mass.

Third grader Cooper Landeche answers questions about his vision for Justin Bishop, a Tots and Teens Eye Care Technician. R.J. Vial students get their eyes examined
February 14 at 11:53 am
Tots and Teens Eye Care, Louisiana LLC, recently visited R. J. Vial Elementary to provide “on-site” vision and eye health examinations to students.

Eighth grader Daizhan Price presented his project “Exercise Your Hear Rate” to the judges. R.K. Smith science fair
February 14 at 11:52 am
R.K. Smith Middle School in Luling held its annual science fair.

Felix This week’s Humane Society showcase adoption pet “Felix” (Feb. 13)
February 14 at 11:51 am
This week’s Humane Society showcase pet is Felix.

St. Charles Parish Sheriff Greg Champagne Sheriff Greg Champagne appointed to Louisiana Commission on Law Enforcement
February 14 at 11:46 am
Sheriff Greg Champagne has been appointed by Governor Bobby Jindal to the Louisiana Commission on Law Enforcement (LCLE), a state body that helps set priorities for police and judicial programs.

You’ve got to read this! (Feb. 6)
February 07 at 10:25 am
New books are waiting for you in your St. Charles Parish libraries.

Alivia Oubre, Kayshia LaGrange, Jaddah Rumfield, Dylan Inguagiato, Joshua Stevens, Sameer Ahmed and Joseph Woods St. Rose Elementary students solve decimal word problems
February 07 at 10:24 am
Students at St. Rose Elementary in Kristy Mascarella’s 5th grade math class have been learning about decimals.

STAR team members Claudettte Breaux, Payton Bryant, Blaire Fonseca, Chelsea Kirk and Michaela Stell. STAR team members present at statewide computer conference
February 07 at 10:21 am
Five STAR team members from the Satellite Center presented a concurrent session at the Louisiana Computer Using Educators conference at the Riverside Hilton in downtown New Orleans to teachers, administrators and technology coordinators from parishes throughout Louisiana.

Limit out on mangrove by fishing Grand Isle rigs
Limit out on mangrove by fishing Grand Isle rigs
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If anglers want to catch fish in Grand Isle, the speckled trout are in the surf and the mangrove snapper can be found near the rigs.