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Pick up your copy of our graduation issue at news stands round the parish. A SENIOR MOMENT 562 graduate in SC Parish
May 16, 2007 at 12:57 pm
Destrehan and Hahnville High Schools will graduate 562 seniors this week as the school year comes to an end in St. Charles Parish.

YMCA program manager Lou Johnson welcomes everyone to the new facility. YMCA set to open doors in Luling just weeks from now
May 16, 2007 at 12:55 pm
The River Parishes YMCA will open in June, offering youth activities for St. Charles Parish middle school and high school students.

$44M in upgrades for SCP student athletes
May 16, 2007 at 12:53 pm
The St. Charles Parish School board has released a master plan for the final two phases of an estimated $44 million revamping of the schoolís athletic facilities.

It was raining cats and dogs ...
May 10, 2007 at 2:16 pm
Itís safe to wager that nobody has ever seen cats and dogs fall from the heavens during a rainstorm, yet whenever thereís a heavy downpour, the common phrase we all use is ďitís raining cats and dogs.Ē

Louisiana Wildlife & Fisheries News Briefs
May 09, 2007 at 1:38 pm
The Louisiana Wildlife and Fisheries Commission officially proclaimed June 9 and 10 "No License Required" fishing days for Louisiana citizens and visitors during May 3 meeting proceedings.

Fishermen Ďreelí in the BIG one at Bayou Gauche fishing tourney
May 09, 2007 at 1:36 pm
The annual Bayou Gauche Fishing Tournament was held the last weekend of April with a total of three groups competing for first place.

HHS state golf results
May 09, 2007 at 1:32 pm
Hahnville High School golf coaches Ronnie Cantrelle and Jarrett Walker would like to congratulate the HHS boys and girls golf team on a successful season.

LWFC sets dove seasons & dove hunting zones
May 09, 2007 at 1:29 pm
The Louisiana Wildlife and Fisheries Commission set the tentative dates for the 2007-08 hunting season for mourning doves, white-winged doves, Eurasian collared-doves and ringed-turtle doves at their May 3 meeting.

MoneyTalk
May 09, 2007 at 1:27 pm
Dear Mr. Suffrin: Iím 13-years-old and Iím saving my money so I can buy a car when I turn 18. I earn $60 a month babysitting for neighbors.

EDUCATION FIRST. Alajza Woods, 3, of Killona and the youngest student in the school, recites the alphabet for teacher Rosalind Johnson. Pre-K teacher honored for 40 years of service
May 09, 2007 at 1:22 pm
Rosalind White Johnson "treats" her students to reading, writing and arithmetic like any other teacher, but she also works extra hard to help them to build character and learn the importance of self-discipline - all before they enter kindergarten.

Man, 37, killed in motorcycle crash
May 09, 2007 at 1:18 pm
Louisiana State Troopers investigated a fatal accident in Boutte on the afternoon of May 6. According to Troop B Spokesman Joseph Piglia.

Free medical & dental help for HOMELESS VETS
May 09, 2007 at 1:16 pm
Homeless veterans from throughout Louisiana are being invited to Hammond to participate in ďStand Down 2007,Ē Louisianaís first statewide event to provide them with medical and social services.

Board may equip EVERY SCHOOL with a heart-startiní defibrillator
May 09, 2007 at 1:15 pm
The St. Charles Parish School Board may become the first in Louisiana to put a heart-starting defibrillator in each of its schools in case somebody has a heart attack.

Destrehanís Baby Caroline home after near drowning
May 09, 2007 at 1:11 pm
Baby Caroline Detillier received a surprise welcome from St. Charles Borromeo Students on May 3 upon her return home from the hospital after nearly drowning four days earlier in a friendís swimming pool.

Jazzfest proves New Orleans is back
May 09, 2007 at 1:04 pm
If Mardi Gras, Spring Fiesta and French Quarter Festival didnít show that New Orleans is coming back, Jazzfest 2007 sure did.

Our View
May 09, 2007 at 1:01 pm
Itís time to buckle up if you live in St. Charles Parish or anywhere else in Louisiana.

110 year old N.O. business moves to St. Rose
May 09, 2007 at 12:58 pm
St. Charles Parish Council approved $8 million in Gulf Opportunity Zone bonds to allow Prager Inc. to relocate its offices from New Orleans to St. Rose by July 2008, creating 15 to 20 new jobs for machinists.

Beating stress is a cinch when you get professional help - FREE
May 09, 2007 at 12:56 pm
Several months ago a local TV station aired a news show about the shortage of mental health workers in the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina.

Lifestyles

St. Charles Arts Guild holds art workshop for adults
St. Charles Arts Guild holds art workshop for adults
Over 20 people attended an arts fair held by the St. Charles Art Guild Oct. 9 at...
Kindergarteners hard at work
Kindergarteners hard at work
At Mimosa Park Elementary, the kindergarteners are hard at work....
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Destrehan dominates South Lafourche, remains perfect
Destrehan dominates South Lafourche, remains perfect
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The Destrehan Wildcats played one of their most complete games of the season in a 55-0 thrashing of South Lafourche on Friday night.