|Subsidies destroying our fish industry
August 02, 2007 at 3:39 pm
Government is currently subsidizing the destruction of the Louisiana commercial fishing industry. It shows you how inefficient the public sector can be.
|Vitter’s View: Reaching higher for our education system
August 02, 2007 at 3:37 pm
As August quickly approaches and the end of summer nears, students across Louisiana will prepare for their return to school in the fall.
|Coach Valdin: get ready to sweat at Camp Living Waters
August 02, 2007 at 10:31 am
The Hahnville Football Team is practicing like never before this week, July 31 through Aug. 3, at summer camp Living Waters in Robert.
July 25, 2007 at 3:11 pm
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July 25, 2007 at 3:08 pm
All suspects are innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.
|Law enforcement officers and seniors discuss crime prevention
July 25, 2007 at 3:05 pm
Members of SALT (seniors and lawmen working together) met to discuss crime prevention and how to keep the eldest members of the parish informed about safety programs available to them.
|Mystery plane lands in cane field
July 25, 2007 at 3:02 pm
A Cessna 150 E airplane owned by John Devaull of Wildwood, Fl made an emergency landing on July 15 in the sugarcane field across from RK Smith Middle School in Luling. Attempts to contact Mr. Devaull were unsuccessful.
|RELIGION IN THE NEWS
July 25, 2007 at 3:00 pm
When to Let Go? Medicine's Top Dilemma
Hospitals are grappling with ethical decisions about the end of life as medical advances increasingly enable doctors to extend the lives of the terminally ill. - Reuters
|Pope Benedict XVI urges an end to all wars, calling them “useless”
July 25, 2007 at 2:59 pm
By TRISHA THOMAS
Associated Press Writer
LORENZAGO DI CADORE, Italy (AP) _ Pope Benedict XVI called Sunday for an end to all wars, describing them as ``useless slaughters'' that bring hell to Earth.
|Two measures would help protect us
July 25, 2007 at 2:57 pm
So much attention is paid to the need for levees these days that the best means of hurricane protection are almost forgotten.
|Gambling revenue may not be permanent
July 25, 2007 at 2:55 pm
Louisiana may be in more trouble in the years ahead financially after the Legislature passed a record budget this past year. Some of the money that paid for it was increased state income from the gambling business when gamblers in the state lost $3.06 billion during the 2005-06 fiscal year, according to an Associated Press report by Alan Sayre.
|First Preseason game- Aug 11
July 25, 2007 at 2:53 pm
Of all the preseason games in the run-up to the GOP nomination, none is more crucial than the Iowa Straw Poll.
|Recovery czar wants to turn New Orleans East into a fish farm
July 25, 2007 at 2:51 pm
In a published news story, the Recovery Czar of New Orleans, Dr. Ed Blakely, made what I thought was a ridiculous suggestion for economic development in New Orleans.
|Get ready with this candidate questionnaire
July 25, 2007 at 2:49 pm
Whether we like it or not, election season is here. Yard signs and billboards are popping up all over the landscape, and a few early television commercials are airing, with smiling-faced candidates saying little about issues but trying to convince us that they deserve our trust, support—and money.
|Abandoned cars and houses an eyesore in Ama
July 25, 2007 at 2:46 pm
Ama residents want delapidated houses and abandoned junk cars cleared from the community.
July 25, 2007 at 2:41 pm
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|In the news
July 25, 2007 at 2:37 pm
St. Charles Parish council voted eight to one to allow Entergy Louisiana's Little Gypsy power plant in Montz to store open-air solid fuel on the site.
|Ama RV park owner forced to close after violating temporary ban
July 25, 2007 at 2:28 pm
Ama RV park owner, Ritchie Stanley, must have 33 trailers removed from his property within 30 days following a cease and desist order placed on the property July 24 by the planning and zoning department.
Girl Scouts from St. Charles and St. John parishes once again earned the Girl...
This week’s Humane Society showcase pets are kittens Sampson and Aiden. ...
The St. Charles Parish 11-year-old All-Stars won the state tournament, which was...
The St. Charles 16U All-Stars won the Jr. Olympic ASA 16U state championship in...
• New Sarpy girl takes home AAU gold medal
• Former HHS QB leads USA to gold medal game
• Hahnville slugger lands on national All-Tournament team
• Star DHS receiver wins national championship in skills competition
• Hahnville-based Otto Candies locks up state tourney appearance
IMTT sold for $1 billion - 692 views
International-Matex Tank Terminals, which operates a terminal in St. Rose, will be purchased by Macquarie Infrastructure Company for $1 billion.