|The 2006 fall festival line up
August 24, 2006 at 2:55 pm
As summer draws to a close, many will gladly say goodbye to the hot, sweltering days that have lurked around for the past few months and openly welcome the cool breezes of a new season that will bring with them the excitement of fall festivals.
|We are seeking information about St. Charles Parish musical bands.
August 18, 2006 at 12:22 pm
We need current information on local bands and musicians. We are searching for bands and musicians in St. Charles Parish for a special feature to appear in Lifestyles titled, 'Where are they now?'
|Where are they now?
August 18, 2006 at 12:15 pm
Each spring many high school graduates from St. Charles Parish bid farewell to family and friends, and move on to college, preparing themselves for the real world. Yet, as time passes, old friends and classmates may wonder, "Where are they now?"
|St. Charles Public Schools crack down on uniform policies
August 10, 2006 at 12:16 pm
It is back to school time in St. Charles Parish and this year the school board is continuing to tighten up on their policies.
|Tools for Schools readies students with support
August 10, 2006 at 12:13 pm
Schools in the River Parishes will open in a few days, and again River Parishes Tools for Schools will provide needy students with the supplies they need for the academic year, according to founder and coordinator, Betty Coleman Clement.
|Officer reflects on Hurricane Katrina
August 10, 2006 at 12:09 pm
Last year, thousands of lives were impacted by the wrath of Hurricane Katrina.
|Lights, camera, action
August 02, 2006 at 11:10 am
While New Orleans has been getting nationwide recognition for its role in the film industry, one local resident, Richard "Doc" Whitney of Destrehan, is busy creating his own Hollywood right here in St. Charles Parish.
|River Region Drama Guild holds Summer Theater Workshop
July 28, 2006 at 10:20 am
The River Region Drama Guild held its Summer Theater Workshop on July 10-13 and July 17-20 at the River Region Performing Arts and Cultural Center in Good Hope.
|Summertime lemonade offers kids life lessons
July 28, 2006 at 10:16 am
ARA- This summer parents are finding clever ways to teach their kids valuable life lessons -- through lemonade. Instead of letting your kids waste away their summer vacations playing video games, encourage them to start up a small business by running a good old-fashioned lemonade stand.
|Train your vines to be well behaved
July 19, 2006 at 12:23 pm
Vines are an amazing group of plants with enough diversity to boggle the mind of any gardener. What binds these wonderful plants together is their universal lack of strong stems.
|Give your garden a taste of the tropics
July 19, 2006 at 12:20 pm
If you regularly read national gardening magazines and get a variety of gardening catalogs, you may have noticed tropical-look landscaping is a trend gaining attention across the country these days.
|Delicious and nutritious Creole Tomatoes
July 19, 2006 at 12:13 pm
The hot Louisiana summers are often unbearable. But luckily for residents of South Louisiana, there is one annual crop that often makes the summer months worth while. The Creole Tomato is not only a uniquely refreshing and tasty Louisiana favorite…it can also help treat some diseases.
|Make houseplants happy
July 12, 2006 at 11:59 am
Whether we admit it or not, heat and humidity this time of year make gardening outside less enjoyable.
|The golden years
July 12, 2006 at 11:58 am
Joseph (Mule) Pollet, Jr. and June of Destrehan celebrated their 50th Wedding Anniversary on June 16.
|Celebrating 50 years of commitment
July 12, 2006 at 11:55 am
Congratulations to Clarence and Lou Ann Faucheux.
|Out of the catastrophe that was Hurricane Katrina, comes new life and hope
July 12, 2006 at 11:44 am
The residents of Chalmette and St. Bernard Parish were struck unusually hard by the infamous killer storm, Katrina.
|Caladiums made for shade, offer summer color
July 05, 2006 at 11:03 am
Gardeners crave color in shady areas of their landscapes just as much as they do in sunny areas. Unfortunately, shade-loving plants generally are not so flamboyant, and the selection of colorful bedding plants for shady gardens is limited.
|Dry weather produces record tomatoes
July 05, 2006 at 11:01 am
The LSU AgCenter’s 8th Annual Tomato Field Day in Waterproof, La., showed that the recent lack of rain can’t stop those who are determined to produce unusually large tomatoes.
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• Local teen named Miss VFW for state of Louisiana
• Principal of the Year took unconventional path to top
• Local church celebrates “Law Enforcement Appreciation Day”
• Humane Society showcase adoption pets “Sampson” and “Aiden”
• Teen puts off studies at Duke to make difference in Taiwan
Several anglers from St. Charles Parish finished near the top of the leaderboard at...
The St. Charles Parish 14U All-Stars won the state championship with a 10-5 victory...
St. Rose company goes Hollywood - 561 views
One of the area’s most diverse companies has been quietly building towards a unique goal over the past few years - that of making and producing major films right here in St. Charles Parish.
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