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St. Charles Parish schools struggle to fill high-paying bus driver positions St. Charles Parish schools struggle to fill high-paying bus driver positions
September 12 at 10:55 am
St. Charles Parish Public Schools is facing continued struggles in getting replacement bus drivers to sign on with the school system.

90-year-old Hahnville business shutting doors 90-year-old Hahnville business shutting doors
September 12 at 10:53 am
After nearly 90 years in business, during which time only one family has owned and operated it, Madere’s Garage in Hahnville is closing.

Lt. General Russel Honore Retired Army general threatens parish protest
September 12 at 10:51 am
Retired U.S. Army Lt. General Russel Honoré is front and center in the brewing discussion over how to handle toxic emissions he says were released throughout the month of June from the IMTT facility in St. Rose.

Scouts in Boy Scout Troop 370, based out of St. Anthony of Padua Catholic Church in Luling, practice their rifle skills at a shooting range. The rifle shooting merit badge is just one of 126 scouts can earn. Number of Eagle Scouts in St. Charles Parish double national average
September 12 at 8:00 am
The list of Eagle Scouts who have risen to high places is a long one.

Team members are ( Back row L-R): Sidney Hymel, Emma Plache, Kayla Lavin, Korynne Caulfield, Mackenzie Dufrene, Kadence Bosarge, Amber Hood, Katie Gabler, Elise Detillier, Ashlyn Hooper, Zoe Theriot and Ava Fontenot. Front row (L-R) Leanna Cazenave and Madison Babineaux. St. Charles soccer team wins back-to-back tourneys
September 12 at 8:00 am
Team Barca, made up of U-11 girls in St. Charles Parish, has routed the competition in back-to-back tournaments.

Alfred Blue scored a touchdown after blocking a punt. Former HHS star scoresTD in NFL debut
September 12 at 8:00 am
How about the opening NFL game in the career of former Hahnville High School and LSU running back Alfred Blue?

Hahnville’s defense limited Salmen to just eight rushing yards on Friday. They will face a much tougher test this week against nationally-ranked Rummel. Hahnville needs complete performance in order to beat nationally-ranked Rummel
September 12 at 8:00 am
When the Rummel Raiders came to Tiger Stadium last year, they had just come off a state championship season.

Destrehan receiver Kirk Merritt caught a 6-yard touchdown pass to help his team cruise to a 47-7 win over West Jefferson. Wildcats firing on all cylinders as they enter showdown with Helen Cox
September 12 at 8:00 am
Destrehan’s talent was on display early and often as they dominated West Jefferson in every facet of the game on their way to a 40-point win to open the season.

Family Movie Night
September 11 at 5:00 pm
LULING – A feature film and free popcorn will provide an evening of entertainment for the whole family beginning at 5 p.m. at the West Regional Library located at 105 Lakewood Drive in Luling.

Destrehan man accused of stabbing girlfriend to death pleads not guilty by reason of insanity Destrehan man accused of stabbing girlfriend to death pleads not guilty by reason of insanity
September 11 at 2:23 pm
Destrehan resident Bruce Bourgeois Jr., who is accused of stabbing his live-in girlfriend to death before severely injuring her mother, has been indicted by a grand jury on three charges in connection with the case.

Business opening ribbon cutting
September 11 at 11:00 am
BOUTTE – A ribbon cutting will be held on Thursday, Sept. 11 from 11 a.m. to noon for Immaculate Tax Solutions LLC located at 13202 Highway 90 Suite C in Boutte.

Benefit for veterans featuring trumpeter Kermit Ruffins
September 11 at 9:00 am
HAHNVILLE – On Thursday, Sept. 11 from 9 until 11 a.m., Veterans Housing Outreach Ministries will be hosting a 9/11 Outdoor Benefit for homeless, hungry, disabled and senior veterans through the Wounded Heroes Housing Project featuring American jazz trumpeter Kermit Ruffins.

Easton Melancon threw for 363 yards last Saturday. Melancon scores 5 TDs, named offensive player of week
September 11 at 8:00 am
Former Hahnville quarterback Easton Melancon put on quite a show in Louisiana College’s season debut.

HHS Touchdown Club special guest
September 09 at 6:00 pm
BOUTTE – Christian Garic, Saints sideline reporter WWL Radio, will speak on Tuesday, Sept. 9 at the Hahnville High School Touchdown Club a 6 p.m. located in the cafeteria at Hahnville High School at 200 Tiger Drive in Boutte.

Xbox Kinect for Adults
September 09 at 9:00 am
DESTREHAN – Adults are invited to the East Regional Library located at 160 West Campus Drive in Destrehan on Tuesday, Sept. 9 from 10 a.m. to noon for Xbox Kinect for Adults.

River Regions Theological College fall registration
September 08 at 6:00 pm
NEW SARPY – Registration for River Regions Theological College for the 2014-15 school year begins Monday, Sept. 8 and will be ongoing until Friday, Sept.12 from 6 to 7 p.m. each night.

Vial
September 08 at 10:23 am
Margo Renee Harrison Vial, 59, of Osyka, Miss., died on Friday, Aug. 29 at her home.

St. Charles Parish Sheriff’s Office civilian range day - rifles only
September 06 at 8:00 am
KILLONA – The St. Charles Parish Sheriff’s Office will be holding a civilian range day for rifles only on Saturday, Sept. 6 from 8 to 11 a.m. and noon to 4 p.m. at Hwy. 3127 in Killona.

Krewe of Zeus will hold public meeting about planned Ormond parade
Krewe of Zeus will hold public meeting about planned Ormond parade
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The Krewe of Zeus will hold a public meeting on Tuesday, Sept. 30 to gather community input on their plans to parade through Ormond subdivision.