|New season of Community Education offers a variety of fun and enlightening classes
February 21 at 3:25 pm
As spring approaches a new session of community education classes be will be offered to the public through St. Charles Parish Public Schools including courses in show biz cosmetics, pastry baking, wreath-making, exercising and taking advantage of tax breaks as well as many others.
|Conservatives in state House forming new coalition
February 21 at 3:22 pm
The last legislative session drove the point home to many Republican legislators that the more their majority grows the less they are unified around core GOP values.
|Higher education suffers as funds diverted
February 21 at 3:21 pm
Some of the leges are upset about the growing costs of the Taylor Opportunity Program for Students (“TOPS”). Apparently, the leges don’t understand the cause of the increasing costs.
|The phone rings, “Who You Gonna Call?”
February 21 at 3:19 pm
It’s two o’clock in the morning and we’re startled by the ringing of the phone. We jump up from the bed and fumble to answer it as our heart begins to race.
February 21 at 3:17 pm
Stacey Eve Schaubhut Dantin, 50 a native of Raceland and a resident of Des Allemands, passed away Sunday Feb. 9 at 7:33 a.m.
|Sheriff’s Reports (Feb. 20)
February 21 at 3:13 pm
•Mark D. Mohon, 47, of 300 Plantation Road in Hahnville, was arrested on Jan. 23 and charged with theft $500-$1,500.
|Luling ‘miracle baby’ returns home months after emergency procedure
February 21 at 3:10 pm
A baby boy who was born 15 weeks premature last year after his mother had to undergo surgery for a medical emergency has finally been released to his family’s home in Luling.
|Dozens express concern, support as rezoning of heliport site pushed through
February 21 at 3:09 pm
The proposed development of a heliport along I-310 in the Esperanza Business Park in Luling is one step closer to fruition after the St. Charles Parish Council voted in favor of allowing rezoning of the land despite the opposition of several residents.
|Destrehan engineer played key role in Nagin’s conviction
February 21 at 3:08 pm
When jurors returned a guilty verdict on 20 of 21 charges in the corruption trial of former New Orleans Mayor Ray Nagin, a few of the key bribery charges were pinned on underhanded deals between Nagin and a Destrehan engineer.
|Schools in need of substitute bus drivers
February 21 at 3:06 pm
St. Charles Parish Public Schools is searching for substitute drivers to help them keep 131 buses running that transport over 8,500 students to and from school every day.
|3 vie for West Bank’s at-large seat
February 21 at 3:02 pm
In April, voters will decide between three West Bank residents who are vying to fill the at-large council seat vacated by former Councilman Clayton “Snookie” Faucheux.
|New Sarpy man banned from owning animals
February 21 at 3:01 pm
A New Sarpy man who was arrested after 17 malnourished pit bull terriers were found in his home will not be able to own animals for three years after pleading guilty to three counts of animal cruelty.
|Ex-con gets 12 years in connection with Luling death
February 21 at 2:59 pm
A Luling man will spend 12 years in jail in connection with the death of his sister’s boyfriend.
|New HHS coach brings discipline, high energy
February 21 at 2:57 pm
Nick Saltaformaggio will succeed Lou Valdin as head coach of Hahnville High School’s football program.
|HHS trio qualifies for indoor track championships
February 21 at 2:28 pm
Hahnville’s dynamic trio of Breanne Bias, Bryce Robinson and Beau Robinson will compete at the LHSAA State Indoor Track Championships at the historic Carl Maddox Field House on LSU’s campus on Saturday, Feb. 22.
|Destrehan falls in second round after Acadiana comeback
February 21 at 2:06 pm
The Destrehan soccer team held a 2-0 halftime lead over No. 4 Acadiana in the regional round of the playoffs, but Acadiana rallied with three straight goals at the end of the second to eliminate the Wildcats.
|Destrehan, Hahnville wrestlers win district championships
February 21 at 1:43 pm
Hahnville and Destrehan dominated the District 7-5A championships on Friday, with Hahnville winning first place and Destrehan finishing second.
|Destrehan marches into playoffs
February 20 at 9:12 am
The Destrehan Lady Wildcats have been on fire for the last three months and look to continue demolishing opponents in the Class 5A playoffs.
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2014 Mardi Gras Royalty - 595 views
Revelers are preparing once again to line the streets of Luling and Des Allemands with family and friends to celebrate the Mardi Gras season and catch a glimpse and maybe a special throw from those honored as this year’s royalty.