|St. Charles Parish Sheriff’s Office detective promoted to major
June 20 at 5:30 pm
Sheriff Greg Champagne has announced the promotion of Gil Schmidt to the rank of major.
|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.
|Teachers roar into summer
June 13 at 11:03 am
Mimosa Park Elementary teachers celebrated Teacher Appreciation Week just before school let out for the summer.
|“Mitzi” Humane Society showcase adoption pet
June 13 at 11:02 am
This week’s Humane Society showcase pet is Mitzi.
|River Parishes students receive scholarships
June 13 at 11:00 am
Six River Parishes high school seniors received academic scholarships at the recent annual River Parishes Education Foundation (RPEF) scholarship dinner in LaPlace.
|Put an end to your summertime mosquito woes
June 13 at 10:52 am
As the temperatures rise and summer quickly approaches, mosquito populations are growing and the insects are becoming more and more intrusive.
|Students wave goodbye for the summer
June 06 at 10:26 am
Mimosa Park Students waved goodbye to the 2013-2014 school year last week as they boarded the buses one last time until next school year.
|St. Charles chapter named Rotary Club of the Year
June 06 at 10:25 am
The Rotary Club of St. Charles was recently presented with several awards, including the Rotary Club of the Year (Large Club), Presidential Citation and the Club Achievement Award at the District 6840 Conference.
|“Evan” Humane Society showcase adoption pet
June 06 at 10:23 am
This week’s Humane Society showcase pet is Evan.
|Young at Art month of May winners
June 06 at 10:19 am
Two St. Charles Parish students were recently named art winners for the month of May for River Parishes Hospital.
|Hahnville principal to vie for state principal of the year
June 06 at 10:17 am
Hahnville High School principal Ken Oertling has been announced as a finalist for Louisiana Principal of the Year.
Oertling will join a panel of ten finalists who will be interviewed by the Board of Elementary and Secondary Education later this month.
June 06 at 10:07 am
Kim and Mary Lou Daves of Coila, Miss. announce the engagement and upcoming marriage of their daughter, Jessica Daves, to Gage Cortez.
|Library program offers cash prizes to kids, adults who read this summer
June 06 at 9:50 am
The summer reading program is back once again at St. Charles Parish libraries for readers of all ages who want to flex their literary muscles and get a chance to win prizes.
|Book review: “The Death of Bees”
May 30 at 12:17 pm
The Death of Bees, a fiction book written by Lisa O’Donnel, is set in destitute parts of modern-day Glasgow.
|“Marcy” Humane Society showcase adoption pet
May 30 at 12:12 pm
This week’s Humane Society showcase pet is Marcy.
|Valedictorian speech wows Hahnville crowd
May 30 at 12:07 pm
On graduation day, Friday, May 16, Hahnville High School Valedictorian Derek Walker received a standing ovation for a speech he gave to the graduating class of 2014.
Below is the speech in its entirety, which he dedicated to his grandfather Lawrence Baudouin Sr. who passed away on Friday, April 25.
|Backyard chickens come home to roost as trend takes off
May 30 at 12:04 pm
Across the nation, several people have latched onto the trend of backyard chicken farming and increasingly more and more St. Charles Parish residents are doing so as well.
|Local welders take medals at national championship
May 23 at 8:00 am
After coming in first in the Associated Builders and Contractors Inc. regional welding competition last month, Cecil Folse did not know if he could make it to the National Craft Championships held on May 2 in Birmingham, Ala.
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New HHS coach surrounds himself with familiar faces - 1148 views
Ever since new Hahnville football coach Nick Saltaformaggio took over the program he has focused on one thing – changing the culture of his team, a practice he calls “restoring the H.”
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