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Successfully grow, maintain Azaleas this spring

No other shrub in the home landscape can beat azaleas for flower power when they are in full bloom. Read More...
April 15, 2010 at 12:00 pm
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VIP: Military

Air Force Airman Damion J. Winn graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base, San Antonio, Tex.Read More...
April 08, 2010 at 8:39 am
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Recipe: carrot cake muffins

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April 08, 2010 at 8:39 am
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Dictionaries spelled out for local third graders

The Republican Women of St. Charles teamed up with the National Dictionary Project to make sure that every 3rd-grade student in the parish received a free dictionary.Read More...
April 08, 2010 at 8:37 am
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Teacher honored by American Legion

Harry Hurst teacher, Mrs. Tammy Windmann, was selected as the American Legion Teacher of the Year by the American Legion Post 366 in Destrehan. Read More...
April 08, 2010 at 8:35 am
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Local woman starts genealogy blog to help others discover past

Elizabeth Thomas has a passion for genealogy and wants to share her knowledge with everybody who has ties to St. Charles Parish.Read More...
April 08, 2010 at 8:32 am
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Finding the perfect wedding, bridesmaid dresses without breaking the bank

In a world where people spend hundreds of dollars on wedding dresses, it can be hard to find one in a lower price range. Read More...
March 25, 2010 at 2:25 pm
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Satellite program gives students taste of success

The St. Charles Parish Schools' Satellite Center has many successful programs to boast about, but one of the most successful is the culinary class.Read More...
March 25, 2010 at 2:24 pm
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St. Charles Parish Schools celebrate the arts

St. Charle Parish Public Schools held an art awareness day on March 20, inviting the entire community to come out for a day of performance and visual art.Read More...
March 25, 2010 at 2:24 pm
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“Dasher” is one lucky dog

It was late December 2009 when St. Charles Parish Animal Control got the call that an 8-month-old Labrador puppy had been hit by a car on Hwy. 90 in Paradis.Read More...
March 25, 2010 at 2:23 pm
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Johnson-Knight engagement

Victoria Hope Knight of Luling and James Trey Johnson of West Monroe will marry on Sept. 4, 2010 at Cedar Grove Tchoupitoulas Plantation at 6533 River Road in Waggaman.Read More...
March 25, 2010 at 11:53 am
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Maxwell-Rae engagement

Glenn and Sandy Maxwell of Luling announce the engagement of their son, Benjamin Jeremiah Maxwell, to Elissa Rae, daughter of Ray and Beth Yglesias of Greenwell Springs, La.Read More...
March 25, 2010 at 11:52 am
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St. Charles seniors try to catch the biggest fish

The St. Charles Council on Aging and St. Charles Parish Department of Parks and Recreation held their annual Fishing Rodeo on March 26 at the Bonnet Carre Spillway Park Pavilion in Norco.Read More...
March 25, 2010 at 11:50 am
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Make-ahead chocolate sufflé

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March 25, 2010 at 11:49 am
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“EveryOne” play written by students, performed by classmates

The well-known play “Everyman” was used as a skeleton for Hahnville High School's latest performance, "EveryOne."Read More...
March 25, 2010 at 11:44 am
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Local student places in LA poetry contest

Destiny Garcia was one of the top six finalists at the Poetry Out Loud 2010 Louisiana State Final National Recitation Contest on Saturday, March 6. Read More...
March 25, 2010 at 9:12 am
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Mississippi River expected to crest at 16.5 feet,  but not enough to force opening of spillway
Mississippi River expected to crest at 16.5 feet, but not enough to force opening of spillway
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Heavy rains from the North and Midwest are expected to make the Mississippi River crest at 16.5 feet by May 28, just narrowly missing the “trigger” the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers relies on to open the Bonnet Carre’ Spillway.