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4-H produces leaders for the real world

The 4-H Club seeks to help mold young people into the leaders of tomorrow through its Youth Development Program. Ra’Janae Morris fits the bill.Read More...
October 05 at 9:35 pm
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CAS counselors intervene to help abuse victims

Marcy Willett has always had a passion for helping people, particularly children. Read More...
October 05 at 9:34 pm
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Council on Aging provides ‘Under 60 Transportation’

Claude Taplette has used St. Charles Council on Aging’s transportation for nearly eight years.Read More...
October 05 at 4:19 pm
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Justice Center sees increasing case load as more people learn about services

Only six months after the Access to Justice Center opened last year in St. Charles Parish, the numbers already showed there was a clear need for low to no-cost legal services.Read More...
October 05 at 4:17 pm
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Destrehan student’s passion helps deal with rare disease

Being diagnosed with a rare condition called POTS six months after having mononucleosis nearly stopped Lianne Keller from dancing, but she soon discovered her passion was also her salvation.Read More...
October 05 at 4:14 pm
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VOA ramps help seniors age in place at home

Marsha Collins simply couldn’t stop praising the Volunteers of America of Greater New Orleans (VOA) for building the ramp that helps her and husband continue to live at home.Read More...
October 05 at 4:11 pm
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Girl Scouts is going high-tech with new S.T.E.M. badges

Christy Crotwell’s little girl had been so involved in Boy Scouts with her brother that she announced when she got big she wanted to sell cookies like her brother sold popcorn.Read More...
October 05 at 4:07 pm
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Unique program lowers number of former inmates returning to jail

Project Transition is an 11-week pre-release program made possible with funding from the United Way of St. Charles. Read More...
October 05 at 4:04 pm
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New Red Cross office brings more services to St. Charles

Few emergency aid organizations are as recognized as the American Red Cross, which makes it even better news that it has opened an office in St. Charles Parish.Read More...
October 05 at 4:01 pm
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Scouts help guide boys in life

Seven years after his young son completed Boy Scouts, Gary Dolese is still serving as a scoutmaster because of the difference he’s seen it make in these boys’ lives.Read More...
October 05 at 3:58 pm
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Arc’s summer camp enhances lives of the disabled

For Renata Rafiel of Boutte, there was just no doubt about what Arc of St. Charles’ summer camp meant to her daughter.Read More...
October 05 at 3:54 pm
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Alpha Daughters helping victims of domestic violence

When Myra Marshall arrived at her “safe place” in May of 2017, she was nervous, confused and scared.Read More...
October 05 at 3:38 pm
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Catholic Charities provides financial and mental counseling

United Way of St. Charles helps fund two Catholic Charities programs – financial literacy and counseling - in St. Charles Parish.Read More...
October 05 at 3:35 pm
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Parish declares state of emergency with approaching storm

St. Charles Parish President Larry Cochran has declared a state of emergency in anticipation of Tropical Storm Nate's arrival.Read More...
October 05 at 12:05 pm
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St. Rose man charged with assault after driving car into Destrehan businesses

Anthony Manson Jr., a 22-year-old resident of St. Rose, is being charged with three counts of aggravated criminal damage to property and six counts of aggravated assault after reportedly driving his Toyota Tundra pickup truck into the front of three different Destrehan businesses Wednesday morning. Read More...
October 04 at 3:38 pm
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Record-setting 162 teams will Battle for the Paddle on Thursday (Oct. 5)

The 162 teams signed up for this year’s Battle for the Paddle, and an anticipated 8,000 people attending the event, will break in a new location on Thursday.Read More...
October 04 at 2:43 pm
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Wildcats ready for high-scoring offense of Central Lafourche
Wildcats ready for high-scoring offense of Central Lafourche
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Though Destrehan defeated visiting East St. John last Friday night, DHS coach Stephen Robicheaux says his team cannot afford to carry its performance from that game forward.