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Team members are: Kneeling (L-R) Abby Nette, Mia Casanova, Morgan Foret, Cassie Legendre, Sydney Matherne and Taylor Lucich.Back row of players (L-R) Stephanie Chester, Katie Brady, Allyson Colomb, Britney Hatfield and Brianna Anderson.  Coaches are: Bailee Kaplan, Neil Legendre, Paulo Casanova and Justine Matherne.  Seated: Batgirl Isabella Casanova. 16U All-Stars win Governor’s Games
June 20 at 10:46 am
The St. Charles 16U All-Stars have started their summer season with a 9-0 record, winning the 2014 ASA 16U Class B Governor’s Games Championship in Hammond.

Hahnville High School defensive line coach Dan Erwin does all that he can to find small college programs or junior colleges for Hahnville’s many talented football players. HHS assistant has helped 105 players sign with colleges in last 14 years
June 20 at 10:00 am
After more than 20 years as a coach, Dan Erwin has seen his fair share of players come and go.

Ed Reed surrounded by a group of local children at a past football camp. NFL Pro Bowler returns to roots with Destrehan camp
June 20 at 10:00 am
Football players between the ages of 7 to 17 will get a chance to work out with NFL superstar Ed Reed when the Pro Bowl safety comes to Destrehan to host his football camp next week.

Theresa and Curt Theriot, of Luling, stop for a snoball as they celebrate the evening before heading off to the Special Olympics national games. Parish hopefuls aim for the gold at Special Olympics
June 20 at 10:00 am
Special Olympians, coaches and partners with Team Louisiana crowded into the main hall of the Edward Dufresne Community Center last week for a send off celebration that included a meal, fellowship and dancing only a day before the state’s delegation was to head out to New Jersey for the 2014 Special Olympics USA Games that takes place every four years.

Wylie Wylie
June 20 at 9:02 am

Honor, love, integrity and family summarize well the life of Harvey O. Wylie, 86, devoted husband, father, brother, grandfather, great-grandfather, uncle and friend, who passed away comfortably in his sleep on June 13.

Jiles Jiles
June 20 at 9:01 am
Dean Barry Jiles Jr., former resident of Goodbee and a resident of Paradis, passed away at University Hospital in New Orleans on May 17.

Arrests (June 19)
June 20 at 9:00 am
•Chanell Ingram, 33, of 1318 Paul Fredrick St. in Luling, was arrested on May 30 and charged with DWI, driver not licensed and as a fugitive from another agency.

Trustworthiness is a key to success
June 20 at 8:59 am
By "Deacon G"

One of the most valuable keys to success in the business world is trustworthiness.

Dynamics of 6th district race are shaping up
June 20 at 8:58 am
By Jeremy Alford

While a reporter from New York magazine has been in Baton Rouge recently keeping former Gov. Edwin Edwards occupied, the other contenders in the 6th Congressional District have been free to ponder the angles behind state Rep. Lenar Whitney, R-Houma, entering the race.

Iraq needs our support
June 20 at 8:57 am
As time moves forward, it seems we are going backward to the times in the first half of the 1900s when we were faced with two world wars that brought more destruction than we had ever experienced.

$7.9 million DHS wing in jeopardy of not being ready when teachers report
June 20 at 8:55 am
A long-awaited addition to Destrehan High School appears to be at least three and a half months behind its initially schedule completion date and is in danger of not being ready when faculty return from summer break in early August.

Luling man sentenced to 35 years for molesting  daughter Luling man sentenced to 35 years for molesting daughter
June 20 at 8:54 am
A Luling man was sentenced to 35 years in jail after he was convicted of molesting his pre-teen daughter.

Kendra Lemoine reaches out to the community to get dogs placed in homes instead of waiting for potential owners to come into the shelter. Matchmaker saved 100 dogs in last year
June 20 at 8:51 am
In the ongoing effort to keep unwanted pets from being euthanized, one Luling resident has saved more than 100 dogs in the past year.

Eight bands will perform during this weekend’s Louisiana Catfish Festival, including the Bucktown All-Stars, The Molly Ringwalds and Amanda Shaw. Bucktown All-Stars, Molly Ringwalds will energize Catfish Festival crowd
June 20 at 8:50 am
While tasty seafood dishes are known for drawing thousands to Des Allemands for the Louisiana Catfish Festival, this year attendees will get to boogie to eight bands, including The Molly Ringwalds, Amanda Shaw and the Bucktown All-Stars.

Ochsner, St. Charles hospital grilled about vague partnership Ochsner, St. Charles hospital grilled about vague partnership
June 20 at 8:48 am

Officials with St. Charles Parish Hospital and Ochsner Health System were grilled by members of the St. Charles Parish Council on Monday about a recently-announced partnership between the two healthcare providers. Under the partnership, Ochsner will take over the day-to-day management of the Luling hospital, which they say will improve the efficiency of operations and expand services offered in St. Charles Parish.

St. Charles Parish's first splash park will open on Tuesday St. Charles Parish's first splash park will open on Tuesday
June 19 at 4:12 pm
The first splash park in St. Charles Parish will open on Tuesday, June 24 with the unveiling of the redesigned community park in Destrehan.

Anne Rolfes and several St. Rose residnts congregated on the lawn of the Governor's mansion in Baton Rouge to bring attention to a mysterious odor that has been plaguing the community and which many people have said is makingthem sick. Jindal declines meeting with St. Rose residents with concerns over mysterious smell
June 19 at 2:34 pm
Several St. Rose residents traveled to Baton Rouge today and made it as far as the lawn of the Governor's Mansion in an effort to bring light to an odor many of them say has been making them sick.

Kade Matherne holds the first duck he ever bagged in a sponsored hunt by Taylor Waterfowl. Taylor Waterfowl fishing tournament fundraiser
June 14 at 6:00 am
DELACROIX – Paradis-based Taylor Waterfowl will hold a fishing tournament fundraiser on Saturday, June 14.

Luling man’s stomach moved to chest after freak injury
Luling man’s stomach moved to chest after freak injury
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David Walters knew something was terribly wrong with him after he threw up at work in 2010.