Lifestyles

Raffle for playhouse will help children across River Parishes

For the second year, Child Advocacy Services (CAS) is raffling off a playhouse for children in an effort to raise money. The design for the 2010 playhouse was revealed recently. Read More...
August 05, 2010 at 9:21 am
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Girls wanna have fun

Des Allemands girls Savanna Barbee and Kate Induni have always been interested in helping their community. That is one reason why Girls Scouts has played a large part in the two high school girls' lives.Read More...
August 05, 2010 at 9:20 am
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Baker-Tregre engagement

Carol Anne Baker and Gerald Paul Tregre are pleased to announce their engagement.Read More...
July 29, 2010 at 10:20 am
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Making the grade

As a kindergarten teacher at New Sarpy Elementary School, Karen Tweedy never thought she would be working with her students again as adults.

As a kindergarten student in Tweedy's class, Ashley Noustens had a dream of becoming a teacher "just like Mrs. Tweedy."

Now Tweedy and Noustens will be working together at New Sarpy Elementary. Read More...
July 29, 2010 at 9:05 am
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VIPs: Military

Army Pvt. Markell A. Jones and Army Pvt. Sterling D. Antoine have graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson, Columbia, S.C.Read More...
July 29, 2010 at 9:02 am
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Book Review: 'Neighbors' by Jan T. Gross

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July 29, 2010 at 9:00 am
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Picante chicken & rice bake

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July 29, 2010 at 8:57 am
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Pet look-alike contest extended

Readers and their furry friends still have a chance to win $100 worth of goods and services from Mimosa Veterinary Hospital.Read More...
July 29, 2010 at 8:56 am
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VIP: Military

Army National Guard Spec. Corey A. Clements has graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson, Columbia, S.C.Read More...
July 22, 2010 at 2:34 pm
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Happy Tails

When malte-poo Deuce came into Brenda Louque’s life, she was still in mourning. Read More...
July 22, 2010 at 2:33 pm
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Book Review: 'Water for Elephants'

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July 22, 2010 at 2:32 pm
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Cummins-Berryman engagement

Matthew Cummins and Kristin Berryman are pleased to announce their engagement.Read More...
July 22, 2010 at 2:31 pm
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Recipe: Chicken parmesan

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July 22, 2010 at 2:30 pm
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Scott Dantonio is LA pharmacist of the year

River Parishes Hospital recently announced that Scott Dantonio, RPh, was named the Health System Pharmacist of the Year by the Louisiana Society of Health-System Pharmacists (LSHP) at their annual conference. Dantonio was presented with a plaque by the emcee, Dr. Paul Knecht, a pharmacist at Earl K. Long Medical Center and a former president of LSHP.Read More...
July 22, 2010 at 2:29 pm
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Now is the time to prepare October pumpkin patch

Growing pumpkins in the backyard garden can be fun, and there are countless varieties of pumpkin that range in size, color and shape. Read More...
July 22, 2010 at 2:28 pm
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Mothers start camp ‘beecuz’ every girl matters

Girls in that stage between adolescence and the teenage years can have a hard time making new friends. It is the time when aspirations and ideas are formed that will shape who the girls will grow up to be.
That's where Debra and Lisa come in.Read More...
July 22, 2010 at 2:27 pm
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Harry Hurst student wins  parish’s chemist challenge
Harry Hurst student wins parish’s chemist challenge
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Mitchell Otillio knows his stuff when it comes to science.