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Knights of Columbus Lenten Fish Fry

LULING – The Knights of Columbus will hold its annual Lenten Fish Fry 5 – 7 p.m. on every Friday Feb. 19 through March 18 at St. Anthony of Padua Catholic Church, 234 Angus Drive, in Luling. Event dates are Feb. 19 and 26, and March 4, 11 and 18. The dish will include fried catfish, French fries, hush puppies, vegetables and French bread or seafood gumbo served with potato salad and French bread. Each dish is $8 each and can be eat in or take out. Deserts and soft drinks will be on sale. Proceeds go to St. Anthony of Padua Catholic Church, Knights of Columbus Youth Programs. For more information, call Harry Zeller at (504) 450-9403.Read More...
March 18 at 2:24 pm
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St. Charles UMC to hold Spring Craft Fair

LULING – The St. Charles United Methodist Church will hold its 4th annual Spring Craft Fair at 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, March 12. The fair will feature a variety of concessions, a fun run-walk-bike marathon and an Easter egg hunt. The Luling library and Luling Volunteer Fire Station will also participate in the activities. Proceeds go the church’s Food Pantry, which is in partnership with Second Harvest. Last year, the church gave food that fed 8,347 people in the St. Charles Parish community. Please visit the church website at www.stcharlesumc.com/craftfair. Also, indoor craft booths are available for $40, outdoor booths for $35 (bring a pop-up tent for shade).  Electricity is available for $10 and two 8-foot Tables are $10 for the set.  For more information and/or a booth application, contact Mary Anne Schindler at (985) 764-8386 or beronco@hotmail.com.Read More...
March 12 at 10:38 am
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Knights of Columbus 9933 Fish Fridays

LULING – The Knights of Columbus 9933 will hold FishFriday from Feb. 19 through March 11 at Holy Family Catholic Church Activity Center.  The dates are Feb. 19 and 26 and March 4 and 11.  Serving will begin at 5 p.m. until fish is sold out. The dinner includes fried USA catfish, white beans with shrimp, rice, bread and salad. Complimentary drinks are available. Homemade desserts will also be available for purchase and is sponsored by the KC Women’s Group. For more information, visit www.kc9933.org, the Facebook page for Knights of Columbus 9933 or call Joe Lopez at (985) 212-5147.Read More...
March 11 at 2:24 pm
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Life Church offers free 10-week Spring Alpha Course

Have you ever felt that God was mad at you? Wrong decisions, mistakes… God loves you through life’s ups and downs, and wants you to know that. Come join us as we reveal the truth of God’s heart toward you. The Spring Alpha Course at Life Church begins with a Friendship Dinner at 6:30 p.m. March 9. The 10-week course is free. It includes dinner, a talk and small group discussions exploring the true meaning of life. The Alpha Youth Series is being offered at the same time, and free childcare is provided for the little ones. The children will be fed as well. For registration or more information, call (985)785-2413. The course will be held at the Fellowship Hall at Life Church, 13271 Hwy 90, Boutte. Course is non-denominational and all are welcome.Read More...
March 09 at 3:22 pm
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Alpha Daughters of Zion fundraiser gala

Alpha Daughters of Zion Organization is hosting its annual domestic violence fundraiser gala on March 5 at the Jerusalem Shriners, 1940 Ormond Blvd., Destrehan, from 6 -9 p.m. Tickets are $30, a group table for 8 is $240 and can be paid at the door. The public is invited. Miss Louisiana USA Candice Bennatt, an advocate for domestic violence, will be keynote speaker. Singer Charmaine Neville will share how she triumphed over adversities. Alpha Daughters of Zion provides shelter, counseling, food and referrals to women and children of domestic violence abuse in St. Charles Parish and throughout the River Parishes. For more information contact Shirley Sims or Ivy Williams at (985) 308-0819 or alphadaughters.org. Payments can be mailed to Alpha Daughters of Zion, P.O. Box 154, Ama, LA, 70031.Read More...
March 06 at 2:31 pm
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Life Church offers free 10-week Spring Alpha Course

BOUTTE – Have you ever felt that God was mad at you? Wrong decisions, mistakes… God loves you through life’s ups and downs, and wants you to know that. Come join us as we reveal the truth of God’s heart toward you. The Spring Alpha Course at Life Church begins with a Friendship Dinner at 6:30 p.m. March 9. The 10-week course is free. It includes dinner, a talk and small group discussions exploring the true meaning of life. The Alpha Youth Series is being offered at the same time, and free childcare is provided for the little ones. The children will be fed as well. For registration or more information, call (985) 785-2413. The course will be held at the Fellowship Hall at Life Church, 13271 Hwy. 90, Boutte. Course is non-denominational and all are welcome.Read More...
March 06 at 2:30 pm
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Registration open for the Fun run-walk-bike

LULING – The Fun run-walk-bike online registration is open until March 6th at $15. per person or $50. per family.  After March 6th, Cost is $20 per person or $60 per family.  The event will start at 8:30 a.m. at the church located at 1905 Ormond Blvd, Destrehan, LA.  To pre-register, please go to http://www.eventbrite.com/e/need-to-feed-5K-fun-run-walk-tickets-15743850280.Read More...
March 06 at 2:06 pm
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Presidential Preference and Party Election

St. Charles Parish – The upcoming March 5th Presidential Preference Primary is a closed party primary by the choice of the Democrat and Republican parties in Louisiana. That means that only Democrats will vote for candidates on the Democratic Party Ballot and only Republicans will vote for Republican candidates on the Republican Party Ballot. If you are registered as: No Party, None, Other party, Green, Reform or Libertarian party member you will not be eligible to vote in the Presidential Preference Party Primary on March 5. You may verify your current information on your voter record by calling (985) 783-5120 or the website: geauxvote.com.Read More...
March 05 at 10:00 am
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Celebrating Black History

LULING – The Mt. Zion Baptist Church will hold its annual Black History Program celebration at 8 a.m. Feb. 28 at the church, 10867 River Road, Ama. Brother Robert Fisher of Marine/Mt. Moriah Baptist Church will be guest speaker. For more information, call (504) 431-8103.Read More...
February 28 at 2:27 pm
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ARC annual festival

LULING – The ARC of St. Charles will hold its 15th Annual Arc Fest Feb. 26 - 28 at West Bank Bridge Park in Luling. The festival will be held in conjunction with the St. Charles Parish Department of Parks and Recreation’s annual kickoff baseball tournament. The festival will be held on Friday from 5 - 9 p.m., Saturday 8 a.m. to 10 p.m. and Sunday 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. The ARC of St. Charles is also seeking volunteers to assist with this event. Anyone interested in volunteering should contact Kelsey Matthews at (985)785-0971 ext. 208 or kmatthews@arcofstcharles.com. For more information, call (985) 785-0971. Read More...
February 28 at 2:27 pm
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Desty Darling and cheerleading parent meeting

DESTREHAN – An informal meeting will be held at 6 p.m. Feb. 22 for parents of daughters interested in joining the Desty Darling Dance Team or Fighting Wildcats Cheerleading Squad. Informational packets will be handed out and all information necessary to know in order to try out as well as commitments involved will be discussed by both directors. The meeting will be held at Destrehan High School’s Cafeteria. For more information, contact the directors. For dance team: mvoges@stcharles.k12.la.us. For cheerleading: mboudreaux@stcharles.k12.la.us.Read More...
February 22 at 2:26 pm
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Mt. Zion Baptist Church celebrating 118th anniversary

AMA – The Mt. Zion Baptist Church, 10867 River Road, Ama, will celebrate its 118th anniversary at 8 a.m. Feb. 21 with Pastor Charles Southall of 1st Emmanuel Baptist Church of New Orleans who will deliver the sermon.Read More...
February 21 at 2:26 pm
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Mt. Zion Baptist Church hosting ‘Jump At The Sun’

AMA – The Mt. Zion Baptist Church will host the “Jump At The Sun” play by the church’s young, gifted and black youths in celebration of the legacy of Zora Neale Hurston, an award–winning writer, storyteller and African–American hero. Other talented youth will also participate on the program at the church, 10867 River Road, Ama, special guest Sister Ingrid Adams Green, a motivational speaker, author and consultant. For more information, call call (504) 431-8103.Read More...
February 20 at 2:25 pm
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Fats Domino Tribute

Reserve – A Fats Domino tribute artist, Al “Lil Fats” Jackson, will perform music that made Fats Domino famous. The concert will take place on at 7 p.m. Feb. 20 at St. John Theatre, 115 West 4th St., Reserve. Tickets are on sale now. For more information, contact Managing Director Crystal Faucheux (504) 676-4700.Read More...
February 20 at 2:07 pm
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2016 Spring Season chorus concert series

LULING – The Community Chorus of River Parishes is pleased to announce the start of its 2016 Spring Season. Rehearsals will begin on 7 - 9 p.m. Feb. 18 at Lakewood Elementary School, 501 E. Heather Drive, Luling. This spring’s concert will be Broadway themed. For more information or to join the chorus, call (985) 652-0162 or email ccrpsings@gmail.com.Read More...
February 18 at 2:23 pm
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Hahnville Hi-Stepper tryout meeting

HAHNVILLE – A Hahnville Hi-Stepper tryout meeting for the 2016-17 team will be held at 6:30 p.m. Feb. 18 in the Hahnville High School Cafeteria. A parent or guardian should accompany those who compete in the tryout. Packets will be available at Hahnville High, J.B. Martin and R.K. schools after Feb. 18 for those who can not attend the meeting. For more information contact Robin Valdin at rvaldin@stcharles.k12.la.us.Read More...
February 18 at 2:08 pm
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St. Charles Parish native accused of shooting deputy gets bond reduction
St. Charles Parish native accused of shooting deputy gets bond reduction
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The trial of John Paul Devillier, charged with attempted first-degree murder of St. Charles Parish Cpl. Burt Hazeltine in April of last year, has been delayed and his bond reduced.