Search Results

Black Friday: Retailers pull out all stops to lure shoppers

Several area retailers are trying to entice local shoppers with huge sales and specials on Black Friday, but most say that their busiest times are in the morning before residents head to larger retailers and in the evenings when they return.
Read More...
November 24, 2010 at 11:08 am
2175 Views

It’s a girl!

Camdyn Rose Faucheux was born on Oct. 21, 2010 at 9:06 a.m. at Ochsner Hospital to proud parents Mitzi and Tommy Faucheux Jr. of Luling.
Read More...
November 23, 2010 at 3:50 pm
2369 Views

Into the wild

Fifty members of River Parishes Hospital’s Senior Friends Program recently took a bus trip to Global Wildlife in Folsom.
Read More...
November 23, 2010 at 3:48 pm
1903 Views

Queen of Hearts royalty crowned

New Queen of Hearts royalty was named recently.Read More...
November 23, 2010 at 3:47 pm
2307 Views

VIPs:Very Important Parishioners

Army National Guard Spec. Thomas S. Cornman has been promoted to the rank of senior airman in the Air National Guard.Read More...
November 23, 2010 at 3:45 pm
2581 Views

Local girl places 3rd in NOCCA vocal contest

Vivian Buchanan, a resident of St. Rose, recently placed 3rd in the high school women category of the annual National Association of Teachers of Singing Southern Regional Competition held at Southeastern Louisiana University.
Read More...
November 23, 2010 at 3:44 pm
3085 Views

HHS, Allemands team up for festival

Thirteen art students representing Hahnville High School volunteered their time and talent at Allemands Elementary School’s annual Fall Festival. Read More...
November 23, 2010 at 3:41 pm
2335 Views

LES invites parents to education week

During the week of Nov. 15-19, Luling Elementary School celebrated National Education Week, which highlights the importance of parental involvement in education. Read More...
November 23, 2010 at 3:40 pm
1674 Views

Local chef spills her secrets

Local chef Nancy Wilson, owner of Mam Papaul’s, has been cooking her entire life. She learned her best recipes from her mother and grandmother, the namesake for her business. In the 1970s, she published a cookbook called “Mam Papaul’s Country Creole Basket” that has now sold hundreds of copies.Read More...
November 23, 2010 at 3:38 pm
2385 Views

Don’t overlook turkey safety

For most Americans, Thanksgiving wouldn’t be complete without turkey. But cooking a big bird requires care, says LSU AgCenter nutritionist Beth Reames.
Read More...
November 23, 2010 at 3:34 pm
1705 Views

R.K. Smith student attends leadership conference

Justin A. Cannon, an 8th grade student at R.K. Smith Middle School in Luling, recently attended the 2010-2011 National Young Leaders State Conference in Birmingham, Ala. for his outstanding academic achievement and leadership potential.
Read More...
November 23, 2010 at 2:15 pm
2156 Views

Farmers’ market hosts Thanksgiving event

DESTREHAN - The German Coast Farmers’ Market will host a Thanksgiving celebration on Saturday, Dec. 20 at Ormond Plantation. The event will include pony rides, live music by Blanch Newsome, face painting and a St. Charles Parish Library display.Read More...
November 20, 2010 at 9:22 am
1086 Views

Tigers' season ends with 35-14 loss to STM

Trailing 21-0 at the half, the Hahnville Tigers fought back with a second-half surge that included 14 straight points, but the STM Cougars pulled away late in the fourth quarter for a 35-14 victory.

Read More...
November 20, 2010 at 1:11 am
1212 Views

Luling teachers stick up for school

Teachers and School Board members maintain that Luling Elementary offers a quality education, despite the challenges it faces.
Read More...
November 19, 2010 at 10:16 pm
3930 Views

Political ‘Grabowskis’ turn Democrats on heads

Former Chicago Bears and New Orleans Saints head coach Mike Ditka had a penchant for smash mouth football.
Read More...
November 19, 2010 at 9:20 am
2088 Views

Prepare for more partisanship in Washington

Many conferees on bipartisanship in the federal government at a meeting in New Orleans last week at Tulane decided the second half of Pres. Barack Obama’s term will be similar to the first half with Democrats and Republicans sharply at odds with one another. Among the items of disagreement between the two parties particularly pointed out are the extension of current income tax rates set to expire this year and reforms to health care.
Read More...
November 19, 2010 at 9:19 am
2498 Views

featured merchant

BENT'S RV
BENT'S RV Bent's RV is a Full Service RV Dealership in Louisiana.

Vial retires after nearly 60 years of practicing law
Vial retires after nearly 60 years of practicing law
- 4061 views
Leon "Sonny" Vial III had served four years as a U.S. Air Force fighter pilot when he decided it was time for a career move.