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Big books for big kids

October 07, 2010 at 9:36 am
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Peer pressure: kids helping kids

R.J. Vial Elementary School in Paradis is taking a stand against bullying with the 2010-2011 Bully-Free Kickoff.
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October 07, 2010 at 9:33 am
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Young at art

The Talented Art students at Lakewood Elementary have been creating art to express their views on the oil disaster in the Gulf of Mexico. Read More...
October 07, 2010 at 9:30 am
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Another man’s treasure

Before Louise Broach Fisher showed up, the Social Concerns Thrift Shop had to set aside much of the jewelry that was donated until someone had time to sift through it.Read More...
October 07, 2010 at 9:29 am
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Learning with the Brown Foundation

Student Council members from St. Charles Borromeo School in Destrehan recently attended the annual Service Learning Event held at the Pontchartrain Center to accept grant funds from the Joe W. and Dorothy Dorsett Brown Foundation’s Service Learning Program.Read More...
October 07, 2010 at 9:24 am
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Kids have fun with ZooPhonics

The faculty of A.A. Songy Kindergarten Center recently held the 1st PACT Session (Parent and Child Together) of the school year. Read More...
October 07, 2010 at 9:23 am
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United Way "Ride United" a success

Over 150 bikers participated in the RIDE UNITED Poker Run hosted by United Way of St. Charles on Saturday, September 25, 2010. Read More...
October 07, 2010 at 9:22 am
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Recipe: Dessert pumpkin roll

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October 07, 2010 at 9:21 am
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Glynn Boyd named anchor at ABC26

Glynn Boyd, Boutte native and 1980 Hahnville High School graduate, was recently promoted to anchor on ABC26 in New Orleans. Read More...
October 07, 2010 at 9:16 am
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Grandpa’s girl

Boutte Christian Academy recently invited all of the students’ grandparents to a special day of appreciation.
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September 30, 2010 at 3:12 pm
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Get it growing: LA super plants

By Dan Gill
LSU AgCenter Horticulturist

In October, the LSU AgCenter presents its new plant promotion program called Louisiana Super Plants. The Louisiana Super Plants program is an educational and marketing campaign that highlights tough and beautiful plants that perform well in Louisiana landscapes. New selections will be announced and promoted each spring and fall.Read More...
September 30, 2010 at 3:11 pm
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Cherry Bread Pudding

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Bread Pudding
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September 30, 2010 at 3:10 pm
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Sisters clean-up Ormond Blvd.

The Sisters of Kappa Nu Chapter of Beta Sigma Phi in Luling participated in this year's Beach Sweep 2010. The group picked up about 75 pounds of trash on Ormond Boulevard from Airline Highway to River Road.Read More...
September 30, 2010 at 3:08 pm
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Bikers ride over 60 miles to honor fallen EMS workers

Twenty people headed down Airline Highway on Sept. 25 during the 3rd Annual Louisiana EMS Memorial Bike Ride from New Orleans to Baton Rouge - a distance of 68 miles.Read More...
September 30, 2010 at 3:07 pm
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Glamour Shots

The cats and dogs at St. Charles Animal Control are looking better than ever thanks to new photographs taken in the hopes of drawing in adopters.Read More...
September 23, 2010 at 11:10 am
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Book Review: 'Blackout'

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September 23, 2010 at 11:07 am
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Hahnville native fights to win cancer battle
Hahnville native fights to win cancer battle
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Calling herself “a bald-headed fighting ninja,” Hahnville native Meghan Schexnayder is far from kidding when she’s fighting her third round of cancer.