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Destrehan senior wins Academic Athlete Award

Neel Reddy of Destrehan was among five seniors recognized with an Academic Athlete Award at the annual Athletics Banquet held May 15 in the gym at the Louisiana School for Math, Science, and the Arts. Read More...
June 05, 2015 at 1:15 pm
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“Mockingjay” Reviewed by Carissa Lavin

In Mockingjay, the final novel of the Hunger Games trilogy, the protagonist Katniss Everdeen continues to lead the thirteen districts in a rebellion against the overbearing, restrictive, and controlling Capitol. This book brings past conflicts to a conclusion that is delivered in an exciting, unexpected manner.Read More...
June 05, 2015 at 12:50 pm
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Merrill Zeringue sees the beauty in art & people

Art is almost like meditation to Merrill Zeringue.Read More...
June 05, 2015 at 12:34 pm
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UW selects 2015 campaign leaders

Representatives from St. Charles Parish Parks and Recreation, Entergy Waterford 3, Jesse Duplantis Ministries and Covenant Church are serving as chairpersons for the 2015 United Way of St. Charles Fall Campaign.Read More...
May 29, 2015 at 11:32 am
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“Gone Girl”

Gone Girl, a modern classic penned by Gillian Flynn, is a mystery with some thriller aspects (or vice versa). Read More...
May 29, 2015 at 10:51 am
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New online summer reading program arrives at the St. Charles Parish library

Everyone is invited to read for the fun of it with the St. Charles Parish Library this summer.Read More...
May 29, 2015 at 10:42 am
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St. Charles Parish library to host two ‘escape the ordinary’

The St. Charles Parish Library will host two events at the beginning of June to help adults “Escape the Ordinary” this summer. Read More...
May 29, 2015 at 10:37 am
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Girl Scouts Louisiana East honors three St. Charles Parish leaders for their support

Viewing the Girl Scouts as a safe environment to meet, pay and learn, the Rev. Wayne Taylor wanted to remind church leaders to support a group that could “help strengthen the world.”Read More...
May 29, 2015 at 10:20 am
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New SCAG board named

The St. Charles Arts Guild (SCAG) has named its 2015 board members. Read More...
May 15, 2015 at 1:36 pm
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Albert Cammon student wins 2015 Cox Hero Award

Bobby Vinet, an eighth-rader at Albert Cammon Middle School, was awarded the 2015 Cox Hero Award. Read More...
May 15, 2015 at 1:29 pm
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Pet of the week in St. Charles Parish

This week’s St. Charles Humane Society’s showcase pet is Louie the dog.Read More...
May 15, 2015 at 1:23 pm
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United Way of St. Charles receives School Backpack Program donation

United Way of St. Charles received a check from its School Backpack Program by local senior mortgage specialist Tasha Bourgeois, who also offered the organization use of her custom Team Tasha moving truck on an as-needed basis.Read More...
May 15, 2015 at 11:37 am
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Volunteer service hours

LULING – For high school students who need volunteer service hours as a school or organization requirement, have an interest in health care careers or would like to give back to the community, St. Charles Parish Hospital’s Summer Volunteer Program is available as a summer activity. The program will run June 8 through August 7. Read More...
May 15, 2015 at 11:28 am
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Fight the fire: Luling man recounts new strategies, equipment, buildings

In the many years that Barry Minnich has been with the Luling Volunteer Fire Department, he quickly came to realize his job extended far beyond the fire.Read More...
May 15, 2015 at 11:07 am
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Humane Society Pet of the Week: Joe

This week’s St. Charles Humane Society’s showcase pet is Joe the dog.
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May 08, 2015 at 1:15 pm
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River Region Arts and Humanities Council to host fundraising tea on May 9

The River Region Arts & Humanities Council is hosting the annual fundraising tea on May 9 from 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Ormond Plantation, 13783 River Road Destrehan.Read More...
May 08, 2015 at 11:26 am
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ROTC standout is going Army until  he gets ‘four stars’
ROTC standout is going Army until he gets ‘four stars’
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With an Army ROTC scholarship in hand, Adam Eugene is on his way to the University of Louisiana at Lafayette to study chemical engineering and business administration.