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Handyman Crew use skills to help community

The Handyman Crew was a retired concept at Destrehan High School until 2015, and since it’s been resurrected, several members of the community are finding their lives just a little bit easier day-to-day. Read More...
October 05 at 9:53 pm
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Toy and Gift fund makes Christmas merrier for 1K

Approximately 1,000 children a year find their Christmas merrier thanks to the St. Charles Parish Toy and Gift Fund.Read More...
October 05 at 9:51 pm
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Community Health Center offers affordable behavioral health care

There are many times one may desire to seek professional help and take real steps toward changing their life for the better, but they simply cannot afford to do so financially.Read More...
October 05 at 9:47 pm
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VIA LINK offers lifeline to those in crisis

Whether as a source for information or the supplier of a kind voice and listening ear in times of crisis, VIA LINK provides a lifeline 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Read More...
October 05 at 9:46 pm
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TRIAD takes aim at reducing crime against seniors

For 20 years, the St. Charles Parish TRIAD has pushed forward with the goal of reducing crime against senior citizens. Read More...
October 05 at 9:45 pm
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$10,000 Promapalooza after-prom party all fun and games

Nearly 500 students combined from Destrehan and Hahnville High Schools attended their school’s respective Promapalooza event, enjoying the fun — and more importantly, safe — after prom alternative provided to senior students. Read More...
October 05 at 9:43 pm
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METRO offers refuge, help to survivors of abuse

Established in 1986, Metro Centers for Community Advocacy˛ (METRO) offers a helping hand and guiding light for victims of domestic violence. Read More...
October 05 at 9:42 pm
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Youth Empowerment Project delivers through mentorship

For someone to reach their fullest potential, sometimes it takes just a little bit of steering in the right direction.Read More...
October 05 at 9:40 pm
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Creative Family Solutions empowers, nurtures clients

The mission for Creative Family Solutions never changes.Read More...
October 05 at 9:39 pm
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4-H produces leaders for the real world

The 4-H Club seeks to help mold young people into the leaders of tomorrow through its Youth Development Program. Ra’Janae Morris fits the bill.Read More...
October 05 at 9:35 pm
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CAS counselors intervene to help abuse victims

Marcy Willett has always had a passion for helping people, particularly children. Read More...
October 05 at 9:34 pm
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Council on Aging provides ‘Under 60 Transportation’

Claude Taplette has used St. Charles Council on Aging’s transportation for nearly eight years.Read More...
October 05 at 4:19 pm
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Justice Center sees increasing case load as more people learn about services

Only six months after the Access to Justice Center opened last year in St. Charles Parish, the numbers already showed there was a clear need for low to no-cost legal services.Read More...
October 05 at 4:17 pm
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Destrehan student’s passion helps deal with rare disease

Being diagnosed with a rare condition called POTS six months after having mononucleosis nearly stopped Lianne Keller from dancing, but she soon discovered her passion was also her salvation.Read More...
October 05 at 4:14 pm
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VOA ramps help seniors age in place at home

Marsha Collins simply couldn’t stop praising the Volunteers of America of Greater New Orleans (VOA) for building the ramp that helps her and husband continue to live at home.Read More...
October 05 at 4:11 pm
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Girl Scouts is going high-tech with new S.T.E.M. badges

Christy Crotwell’s little girl had been so involved in Boy Scouts with her brother that she announced when she got big she wanted to sell cookies like her brother sold popcorn.Read More...
October 05 at 4:07 pm
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Wildcats must corral star rusher in first round game
Wildcats must corral star rusher in first round game
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Destrehan fell a victory short in its bid to return to the Superdome last season, and the always dangerous Wildcats are riding a surge of momentum into a postseason in which they hope to take that next step.