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Timeless ballet on stage March 8
March 09, 2008 at 1:16 pm
DESTREHAN - The River Region Ballet will present the full-length ballet Cinderella on Saturday, March 8 at 7:30 p.m. and Sunday, March 9 at 2 p.m. at Destrehan High School located at #1 Wildcat Lane.

Tickets are $15 and will be available for purchase at the door or in advance by calling 985-764-7678 or emailing riverregionballet@cox.net.

For more information, call Angela Amedee at 504-559-4297.

Developer plans to build affordable housing in Ama
March 05, 2008 at 3:47 pm
A developer is waiting for a moratorium to be lifted in Ama this August so he can begin building affordable homes.

Students meet virtual employers
March 05, 2008 at 3:28 pm
ITT Technical Institute in St. Rose hosted career day and students had an opportunity to interact with 28 prospective employers and three virtual companies. Students were able to fill out applications and learn about the company's history through the virtual employers that attended.

Design already in place for park in Willowridge, Lakewood Design already in place for park in Willowridge, Lakewood
March 05, 2008 at 3:23 pm
There are many places for kids to play in St. Charles Parish, but the Luling subdivisions of Lakewood and Willowridge aren’t one of them, even though both subdivisions have a very healthy population of school-aged children.

Armed robbers wait around for deputies
March 05, 2008 at 2:04 pm
A Boutte resident was struck with a weapon several times during a home invasion in which men ransacked her home searching for money.

Sheriff's Reports
March 05, 2008 at 2:03 pm
Arrests
•Jason Hill, 28, of 245 Boutte Estates Dr. in Boutte was arrested on Feb. 23 and charged with aggravated burglary.

William F. Buckley
March 05, 2008 at 2:00 pm
The founder of the modern conservative movement in America, William F. Buckley Jr., recently passed away at his home in Connecticut.

Legislature goes back to work next week
March 05, 2008 at 1:58 pm
Gov. Bobby Jindal won’t let the legislature rest. He is calling them into another special session to start Sunday.
Good for him. We have a lot to do in state government. And the governor is letting us know he is not going to wait around to do the things he promised.

Can cable transform deadly highway?
March 05, 2008 at 1:57 pm
The deadly stretch of Airline Drive in St. Charles Parish where many people have lost their lives was scheduled to be discussed at a meeting yesterday after our deadline. The main subject was to be about a cable that would stop cars zooming off the highway from going into the deep roadside canal that has caused the drownings.

Business ‘Simply Sweet’ for new Boutte bakery
March 05, 2008 at 1:56 pm
For most businesses, there is a long grace period before the owner or owners begin to see a noticeable return on their investment.

Construction spending falls to lowest level in 5 years
March 05, 2008 at 1:54 pm
Residential construction spending continued to fall across the nation last month, which was the 21st consecutive monthly decline, putting that spending level at its lowest mark since September of 2003.

Transit authority will hold meeting March 5
March 05, 2008 at 1:16 pm
LAPLACE - The River Parishes Transit Authority will hold a regular meeting on Wednesday, March 5 at 3:30 p.m. at the Port of South Louisiana located at 171 Belle Terre Blvd.
Any individual requiring reasonable accommodation is requested to contact the South Central Planning and Development Commission at 985-851-2900 in advance.

Hahnville Honor Band students
March 05, 2008 at 12:10 pm
The following HHS students who participated in the Parish Honor Band:

Hahnville golfers place second in Cox Communications Invitational
March 05, 2008 at 12:09 pm
The Hahnville High School girls and boys golf teams competed in the Cox Communications Invitational last weekend at Willowdale Country Club in Luling.

BIG CHEERS. Ragan Digirolamo (front) and Courtney Poulos(back) during their  performance at WSA. St. Charles Borromeo cheerleaders compete at WSA Grand National
March 05, 2008 at 12:08 pm
The St. Charles Borromeo Hurricane Cheerleaders competed in the WSA Grand National Competition held at the Convention Center February 23 and 24.

Hahnville is currently 9-1 on teh season and has already racked up some big wins over tough competition. HHS, DHS bats catch fire as teams jump out to impressive starts
March 05, 2008 at 11:59 am
The Hahnville Tigers are off to an impressive start this season and have shown plenty of offense on their way to 9 victories in their first 10 games.

DHS Wildcats eliminated from 5A state playoffs
March 05, 2008 at 11:58 am
The Destrehan Wildcats boy's basketball team was eliminated from the Class 5A state playoffs after Lafayette's Josh Wiltz hit a jumper as time expired to give his team a 50-48 quarterfinal victory.

Camera Shootout 2008 Camera Shootout 2008
March 05, 2008 at 11:50 am
“Upside-Down Cheese” by Abby Chabert got the most votes last week and is the Feb. 28 winner in the St. Charles Herald-Guide’s Camera Shootout 2008 photo contest.

5 same-sex  marriage licenses issued in SCP since Supreme Court ruling
5 same-sex marriage licenses issued in SCP since Supreme Court ruling
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When a couple inquired about getting a same-sex marriage license on Friday, June 26, at the St. Charles Parish Clerk of Courts Office, it was history in the making.

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