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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

Ingredients:
Bread Pudding
18 1/2-inch slices (1 pound loaf) Challah or other egg breadRead More...
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'

Reviewed by Lauryn DesChampsRead More...
September 23, 2010 at 11:07 am
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The stork has arrived!

September 23, 2010 at 11:06 am
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Recipe: Chicken pot pie soup

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September 23, 2010 at 11:05 am
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Local 4-H club represents at state competition

St. Charles 4-H members were asked to find their own beat at the 96th annual 4-H University program held at LSU in Baton Rouge. With over 45 contests and educational, members truly showcased their own talents and skills. Read More...
September 23, 2010 at 11:04 am
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Tips for taking better pet photos

Nanette Martin is the co-founder and lead photographer of Shelter-Me Photography Inc. Read More...
September 23, 2010 at 11:03 am
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Uniform giveaway makes the difference for single parents
Uniform giveaway makes the difference for single parents
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When Renada Simmons of Luling came to the table at the St. John Parish Public Library, she was handed a bag with contents so important to her family that she was willing to drive to LaPlace to get it.