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Is the world headed up or down?

The world seems more dangerous than ever. Or is it because we have more communication about what is going on every minute of the day?
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March 18, 2011 at 10:13 am
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Gulf Coast getting back to normal

After almost a year of oil spill activities, Louisiana is getting down to normalcy. Last year, few people were rigging out their boats and looking to the day when they could head into the Gulf or steer along the coast with rod and reel and bait in hand. They figured it was a lost cause then with oil being the spoiler.
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March 18, 2011 at 10:12 am
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Specially-trained deputy targets drunk, drugged drivers

Years ago, Lt. George Breedy’s cousin was killed by a drunk driver. Now, Breedy is among the state leaders in DWI arrests and has helped the St. Charles Parish Sheriff’s Office institute a policy that uses warrants to force suspected drunk or drugged drivers into giving blood or urine to determine intoxication.
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March 18, 2011 at 9:59 am
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Fish biting in almost every area of parish

Now is the time to get out on the water and catch fish as area waters have started producing good numbers of sac-a-lait, bass, bream and catfish.
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March 17, 2011 at 5:10 pm
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DHS, HHS host Gerard Oubre tourney

Parish baseball fans have plenty of chances to take in some great action this weekend as both Hahnville and Destrehan host games in the Gerard Oubre Memorial Tournament.
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March 17, 2011 at 5:09 pm
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New coach, young talent have Destrehan thinking playoffs

Change and excitement have been the themes of the Destrehan Lady Cats softball team, as they entered the season with a new coaching staff and a host of young, but talented players.Read More...
March 17, 2011 at 5:07 pm
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Defense key as Lady Tigers enter district play

After losing the state title in heartbreaking fashion last year, the Hahnville Lady Tigers are posed to make another run.
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March 17, 2011 at 5:05 pm
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Helping the homeless

Funded by the Brown Foundation grant, middle school students from St. Charles Borromeo School in Destrehan volunteered their time at Ozanam Inn in New Orleans helping package sandwiches for the homeless, organizing their cooler and folding laundry. Read More...
March 17, 2011 at 5:03 pm
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Through the looking glass

Students in Brooke Savoie's 5th grade class at Lakewood Elementary have been using magnifiers and microscopes to learn about the world of small things.
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March 17, 2011 at 5:02 pm
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Kids reigned at New Sarpy

During a Mardi Gras celebration at New Sarpy Elementary, Principal Michele de Bruler, Administrative Assistant Susan Beard and Administrative Assistant Becky Weber pose with Queen Savannah Sandusky and King Bryson Thomas.

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March 17, 2011 at 5:02 pm
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Oriental Expressions

New Sarpy Elementary celebrated Multicultural Week with a host of activities including a Parade of Countries and daily costumes inspired by the colors in the flags of Mexico, France, Japan, Germany, Ireland and Nigeria.
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March 17, 2011 at 5:01 pm
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March is the time for bedding plants

By LSU AgCenter Horticulturists Dan Gill, Kyle Huffstickler and Allen Owings
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March 17, 2011 at 5:00 pm
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Robbins-Maggard engagement

Mr. and Mrs. Danny K. Robbins of Luling announce the engagement of their daughter, Sandra Renée Robbins to Walter Lee Maggard Jr., son of Mr. and Mrs. Walter Lee Maggard Sr. of St. Rose. Read More...
March 17, 2011 at 5:00 pm
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River Parishes Hospital honored for heart attack care

River Parishes Hospital was recently presented with the Operational Excellence Award for “Most Improved in Heart Attack Care” by LifePoint Hospitals, its parent company. Read More...
March 17, 2011 at 4:59 pm
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VIPs: Very Important Parishioners

HHS Senior Andrew Zera and 4-H Hall of Fame members Merlin Jackson and Mary TricheRead More...
March 17, 2011 at 4:58 pm
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United Way close to annual goal

The United Way of St. Charles announced at their Victory Celebration in February that they are approximately $2,000 over what they raised this same time last year.
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March 17, 2011 at 4:57 pm
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Norco woman recalls experience as DHS' first homecoming queen
Norco woman recalls experience as DHS' first homecoming queen
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Although it was 74 years ago, Sadie Digirolamo Trosclair still recalls her surprise when she learned she'd been named Destrehan High School's first homecoming queen.