|Preserve contest, live music at Destrehan market
July 19 at 8:00 am
DESTREHAN – The German Coast Farmers market will present
an LSU AgCenter preserve contest, a St. Charles Parish Library display and live music by Blanch Newsome at their Destrehan market on Saturday, July 19 at its East Bank location at Ormond Plantation on River Road in Destrehan.
|Enjoy supper while watching play ‘Anything Goes’
July 18 at 5:45 pm
RESERVE – An opening night supper and show will be held before St. John Theater’s opening performance of “Anything Goes” on Friday, July 18 at 5:45 p.m. that will also feature repeat performances on July 19, 23, 24, 25 and 26.
|Book review: “Cosmos by Carl Sagan ”
July 18 at 10:36 am
The Cosmos is a book written by Carl Sagan in 1985-1986.
|HHS grad completes Naval Academy
July 18 at 10:34 am
Arthur F. Schexnaydre, a 2010 graduate from Hahnville High School, recently completed four years at the United States Naval Academy obtaining a bachelor of science degree in computer science.
|Humane Society showcase adoption pets “Sampson” and “Aiden”
July 18 at 10:33 am
This week’s Humane Society showcase pets are kittens Sampson and Aiden.
|River Parishes Girl Scouts earn bronze and silver awards
July 18 at 10:31 am
Girl Scouts from St. Charles and St. John parishes once again earned the Girl Scout’s highest award.
|Principal of the Year took unconventional path to top
July 18 at 10:27 am
Despite recently being named Louisiana High School Principal of the Year, Hahnville High School Principal Ken Oertling’s life is one that could have gone down a much different path.
|8-year-old All-Stars claim Spectacular crown
July 18 at 10:27 am
The St. Charles Legends, the parish’s 8-year-old All-Star team, won the USSSA Summertime Spectacular tournament held July 12 and 13 at Pelican Park in Mandeville.
|11U All-Stars cruise to state championship
July 18 at 10:26 am
The St. Charles Parish 11-year-old All-Stars won the state tournament, which was held in St. Amant at Stevens Park.
|16U All-Stars win Jr. Olympic state title
July 18 at 10:24 am
The St. Charles 16U All-Stars won the Jr. Olympic ASA 16U state championship in Class “B” Fast Pitch.
|14U All-Stars finish second in state tourney
July 18 at 10:23 am
The St. Charles Parish 14U All-Stars won second place at the state tournament.
|New Sarpy girl takes home AAU gold medal
July 18 at 10:22 am
Jala Richard, an upcoming freshman at Destrehan High School, put on quite a show at the AAU Club Championships in Orlando, Fla.
|Former HHS QB leads USA to gold medal game
July 18 at 10:20 am
Former Hahnville High School quarterback Easton Melancon has helped lead Team USA to the gold medal game against Canada.
|Hahnville slugger lands on national All-Tournament team
July 18 at 10:18 am
Austin Perrin, an upcoming sophomore at Hahnville High School, was named to the All-Tournament team for his performance during the Perfect Game 15U WWBA National Championship.
|Star DHS receiver wins national championship in skills competition
July 18 at 10:15 am
Even though he has yet to begin his senior season, Destrehan receiver Kirk Merritt is making a name for himself across the nation.
|Senate race becomes most expensive ever waged in state
July 18 at 9:27 am
By Jeremy Alford
If you’re already growing weary of seeing all those television ads about Louisiana’s hotly contested U.S. Senate race, then you’ll take little comfort in learning that there’s now more money flowing into the candidates’ campaign accounts than in any other comparable statewide election in recent history.
|Marine teaches valuable lesson
July 18 at 9:26 am
For those of you who happened upon Allie Stevens last week as he was making his way west on Highway 90 pulling a 400-pound rickshaw as part of a 5,000-mile journey from Oceanside, Calif. to Miami, Fla., you may have wondered what this man was doing pulling a colorful cart in the brutal Louisiana heat.
|Arrests and thefts (July 17)
July 18 at 9:23 am
•Armand A. Troulliet Jr., 36, of 322 Luke Drive in Des Allemands, was arrested on July 1 and charged with second-degree battery.
Arthur F. Schexnaydre, a 2010 graduate from Hahnville High School, recently...
The Cosmos is a book written by Carl Sagan in 1985-1986. ...
• For Montz couple adoption is not second choice, but only choice
• River Parishes Girl Scouts earn bronze and silver awards
• Local teen named Miss VFW for state of Louisiana
• Principal of the Year took unconventional path to top
• Humane Society showcase adoption pets “Sampson” and “Aiden”
The St. Charles Parish 12U All-Stars finished second in the state tournament. ...
The St. Charles Parish U16 All-Stars made other state champs from the southwest...
Marine has pulled 400-pound cart in 5-year trek across country - 1333 views
Allie Stevens was a strange sight to see as he lugged a 400-pound rickshaw along Highway 90 through St. Charles Parish last week.
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