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Monument still sought for Luling Ferry Disaster victims

Filmmaker Royd Anderson is on a crusade to get a memorial in St. Charles Parish where the worst ferry accident in U.S. history took place.Read More...
January 28, 2009 at 9:05 am
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Change in parade route allows more people to view

The line-up and staging area for the Krewe of Lul parade will no longer be within the Angus Drive and Sugarhouse Road route as it has been in past years.Read More...
January 28, 2009 at 9:05 am
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IRS adds new credits, filing options

With the tax filing deadline only four months away, the Internal Revenue Service has announced a number of new steps that are supposed to help financially distressed taxpayers get the most out of their refunds and speed up payments.Read More...
January 21, 2009 at 11:08 am
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Park underway despite community opposition

A plan for a new ballpark in Des Allemands is finally coming to fruition after its location and other obstacles caused controversy for nearly four years.Read More...
January 21, 2009 at 11:07 am
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Waitress dies from injuries sustained in bus collision

Sailfish waitress Paula Nazio, 40, passed away on Jan. 17 from serious injuries she sustained a day earlier when her Toyota SUV was pushed across the median into a bus carrying 30 Hahnville High School students, according to the Louisiana State Police.Read More...
January 21, 2009 at 9:46 am
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Builder’s arrest doesn’t end family’s nightmare

A contractor who built homes throughout the River Parishes was recently arrested in New York near the Hamptons and charged with misapplication of payments, which totaled more than $90,000, according to the Sag Harbor Village.Read More...
January 21, 2009 at 9:46 am
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3 charged with DHS turf vandalism

Three teenagers have been arrested by the St. Charles Parish Sheriff’s Office in connection with an ongoing criminal mischief investigation that centered around vandalism throughout the parish.Read More...
January 21, 2009 at 9:46 am
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No more reservations along parade route

For the first time in years, residents will no longer be able to block off areas along parade routes in St. Charles Parish during the 2009 Carnival season.Read More...
January 21, 2009 at 9:06 am
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St. Charles school bus hit on Highway 90

A St. Charles Parish School bus was struck head-on by a car that went out of control about 2:30 p.m. Friday on U.S. 90 in Boutte.
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January 16, 2009 at 3:57 pm
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Bottled water backlash has many drinkers turning to filtration systems

The recent bottled water controversy has caused a ripple of doubt among consumers seeking filtered water for their families.Read More...
January 14, 2009 at 12:19 pm
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Norfleet named SCPH ‘Manager of the Year’

St. Charles Parish Hospital has named Pamela Norfleet “Manager of the Year” for 2008.Read More...
January 14, 2009 at 12:18 pm
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Keep your brain in shape as you age

It's easy to forget that your brain, like the rest of your body, needs to be exercised to stay in shape. Read More...
January 14, 2009 at 12:16 pm
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Better New Year’s resolutions for men’s health include eating right

Most men’s New Year’s resolutions sound the same: we all want to get healthier and make or save more money. Read More...
January 14, 2009 at 12:14 pm
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Are you doing all you can to live a healthy lifestyle?

Most people think they are in good health, but the truth is we can all do things to improve. Even small lifestyle changes can make a big difference.Read More...
January 14, 2009 at 12:11 pm
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Take hard work out of choosing routine

Everyone knows the benefits of being fit - but working out where to start your fitness journey can be tough - especially when you’re returning to exercise after injury or when you haven’t worked out for a while.Read More...
January 14, 2009 at 12:09 pm
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Working out can fit into your schedule with Anytime Fitness

Why is it so hard for adults to stay in good terms with their fitness? One of the biggest reasons is lack of time and convenience of gym availability in their neighborhood. Read More...
January 14, 2009 at 12:08 pm
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Hahnville Salutatorian stays on the move
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For Hahnville High School Salutatorian McKenzie Hargis, giving anything less than 100 percent just isn’t in her nature.