What's Happening

Miss Little Red Church beauty pageant
May 04 at 9:00 am
DESTREHAN – Applications are now being accepted for entry into the 3rd annual Miss Little Red Church Food & Fun Festival pageant to be held on Sunday, May 4.

R.K. Smith Middle School “Family fun day”
May 03 at 11:00 am
LULING – R. K. Smith Middle School presents its annual Family Fun Day Saturday, May 3 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

German Coast Farmers Market spring plant exchange
May 03 at 10:00 am
DESTREHAN/LULING – An annual plant exchange will be held at the German Coast Farmers Market on the East Bank on Saturday, May 3 and on the West Bank on Wednesday, May 7.

Recreation summer camp registration day
May 03 at 9:00 am
HAHNVILLE – The St. Charles Parish Department of Parks and Recreation is now taking applications for its 2014 Inclusive Summer Day Camp and will have a sign-up registration day from 9 a.m. until noon on Saturday, May 3 at the Edward A. Dufresne Community Center.

13th Annual Terrebonne Sportsmen’s League youth fishing tournament
May 03 at 7:00 am
MONTEGUT – The Terrebonne Sportsman’s League will hold the 13th Annual Youth Fishing Rodeo on Saturday, May 3.

Louisiana High School Athletic Association “sportsmanship essay contest”
April 30 at 4:00 pm
PARISHWIDE – Essays for the Louisiana High School Athletic Association (LHSAA) Beyond the Game Program are due on Wednesday, April 30 by 4 p.m.

Historic Bethlehem Baptist Church’s 30 year pastoral celebration
April 27 at 2:00 pm
HAHNVILLE – Rev. Rodney L. Johnson Sr. will be honored for his 30 years of service at Historic Bethlehem Baptist Church on Sunday, April 27 at 2 p.m.

Blessing of the Shrimp Fleet and Chauvin Folk Art Festival
April 27 at 10:00 am
CHAUVIN – The annual Blessing of the Shrimp Fleet boat parade will take place on Sunday, April 27 at noon and will be held in conjunction with the Chauvin Folk Art Festival from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Downtown live after 5
April 25 at 5:00 pm
HOUMA – A free concert to the public will be held in Houma on Friday, April 25 from 5 to 10 p.m.

River Parish Medical Society scholarship deadline
April 25 at 8:00 am
LAPLACE – All applications for the River Parish Medical Society scholarship must be postmarked no later than Friday, April 25.

American Legion blood drive
April 24 at 8:00 am
HAHNVILLE – A blood drive hosted by the American Legion will be held on Thursday, April 24 from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Lake Pontchartrain Basin Maritime Museum spring break camp
April 21 at 10:00 am
MADISONVILLE – A week-long maritime camp will be held Monday, April 21 through Friday, April 25 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. each day in Madisonville.

Community Easter sunrise service
April 20 at 6:45 am
LULING – A community Easter sunrise service, sponsored by several local churches, will be held on Sunday, April 20 at 6:45 a.m.

Early voting begins
April 19 at 8:00 am
PARISHWIDE – Early voting for the Councilman at Large District B runoff and the Hospital Service District tax millage will begin on Saturday, April 19 and continue on Monday, April 21 through Saturday, April 26.

Investment workshop
April 17 at 6:00 pm
DESTREHAN – An investment and estate planning workshop will be held on Thursday, April 17 at 6 p.m. at the East Regional Library.

St. Charles Parish Hospital summer volunteer program applications due
April 17 at 11:10 am
LULING – If you are a high school student and need volunteer service hours as a school or organization requirement, have an interest in health care careers or would like to give back to your community, St. Charles Parish Hospital’s Summer Volunteer Program might be an ideal activity to participate in this summer.

Reserve sheriff’s deputies academy
April 15 at 8:00 am
LULING – The St. Charles Parish Sheriffs Office is now accepting applications for anyone interested in becoming a reserve deputy and applications are due prior to Tuesday, April 15.

Animal shelter community fundraiser
April 12 at 10:00 am
LULING – The St. Rose Elementary 4H Club has planned a third annual community fundraiser for the St. Charles Parish Animal Shelter to be held on Saturday, April 12 from 10 a.m. until 1 p.m. at Monsanto Park.


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HHS alum graduates from basic training
HHS alum graduates from basic training
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Krewe of Zeus withdraws permit to parade in Ormond
Krewe of Zeus withdraws permit to parade in Ormond
The Krewe of Zeus has withdrawn a permit application that would have allowed the organization to parade through Ormond Subdivision in Destrehan.