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HMS, DHS clean up East Bank garbage

NORCO - Forty-two volunteers representing Hurst Middle’s Wetland Watcher Project and the Destrehan High WISE (Wildcats Interested In Saving the Environment) Club worked together to clean-up the front boat launch area of the spillway. Read More...
October 21, 2009 at 10:27 am
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Hahnville, Destrehan high schools select homecoming kings, queens

Both Destrehan and Hahnville High celebrated their school’s homecoming with the crowning of a new king and queen to reign over this year’s senior class.Read More...
October 21, 2009 at 10:25 am
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Rhitt Growl wins N.O. media award

Digital Media Facilitator, Rhitt Growl, at the Satellite Center recently won a poster design contest hosted by the New Orleans Multi Media User Group. The contest was to design a poster promoting Tulane University’s Tech Day.Read More...
October 12, 2009 at 9:03 am
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Congressman Steve Scalise visits Harry Hurst Middle School on behalf of NEH

Last week U.S. Congressman Steve Scalise visited the Harry Hurst Middle Library on behalf of the U.S. Congress and the National Endowment for Humanities.Read More...
October 12, 2009 at 9:02 am
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Crazy ants poised to invade Louisiana

A new invasive insect is threatening to move into Louisiana, according to experts with the LSU AgCenter.Read More...
October 12, 2009 at 9:00 am
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Talented drama club in full gear for fall season

Student actors in Hahnville High’s talented drama club have been hard at work for the past month practicing for their latest performance, “Miss Nelson is Missing,” based on the classic children’s book.Read More...
October 12, 2009 at 8:59 am
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Hurst students off to see the wizard

Harry Hurst teacher Noel Smith celebrated the 70th birthday of the Wizard of Oz with her class by watching the movie, studying the music, and completing other projects based on the movie.Read More...
October 05, 2009 at 11:20 am
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SCB kids get up close with bugs

DESTREHAN - Early childhood students at St. Charles Borromeo School in Destrehan recently had a visit from the Audubon Nature Institute’s Bugmobile. Read More...
October 05, 2009 at 11:17 am
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School nurses work with school faculty

LULING - Every year the St Charles Parish School Nurses, in coordination with Specialists from hospitals in our area, start the new school year by in servicing the faculty and staff members on medication administration and special procedures for our medically fragile students. Teachers, faculty members, paraprofessionals and bus drivers, who may teach or be assigned to these students, participated in the trainings.Read More...
October 05, 2009 at 11:17 am
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Fame

Former Joh’anna’s Jazz in Motion student Kristy Flores has studied dance around the country and can now be seen on the big screen as Rosie Martinez in the 2009 remake of “Fame,” now in theaters.Read More...
October 05, 2009 at 11:15 am
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Spooktacular

The St. Charles Council on Aging has released its October calendar, which includes events open to St. Charles Parish seniors 60 years and older.Read More...
October 05, 2009 at 11:07 am
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Youth classes work together at AES during guided activity

Children in the 4-year-old class at Allemands Elementary are involved in a guided discovery activity.Read More...
September 30, 2009 at 12:10 pm
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Mimosa Park students stop, drop and read at school

Andrew Kessler and Ethan Chacon, first graders in Ms. Christina Berniard’s class at Mimosa Park Elementary, enjoy books during “Drop Everything and Read” time.
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September 30, 2009 at 12:08 pm
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Jaguars prowl at mascot tryouts

R.J. Vial Elementary School in Paradis recently held their mascot try-outs. Read More...
September 30, 2009 at 12:06 pm
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SafetyMates make way to R.K. Smith

Monsanto, R. K. Smith's Adopt-A-School partner, donated four SafetyMates to be used throughout the school building.Read More...
September 30, 2009 at 12:06 pm
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Flying high in the sky at Hurst

The talented Hurst cheerleading squad led the cheers of the crowd as the Roadrunner football team began football season with a victory against the Cammon Pirates.Read More...
September 30, 2009 at 12:02 pm
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A survivor of neglect and animal cruelty, this little Shihtzu is enjoying 'post-rescue life'
A survivor of neglect and animal cruelty, this little Shihtzu is enjoying 'post-rescue life'
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Neglected, pregnant and mostly left to fend for herself, Mocha has already proven herself a survivor.