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Committee says $10 million expansion of pre-kindergarten program worth the money

The St. Charles Parish School Board Finance Committee recently discussed the feasibility of expanding the parish’s current pre-kindergarten program to include every 4-year-old in the parish.Read More...
September 02, 2010 at 3:36 pm

Family battles cancer twice, calls on ABC show for help

Duston Frickey and Vanessa Frank met and fell in love while caring for their children at St. Jude Hospital in Memphis. Duston’s 2-year-old daughter, Briauna, was diagnosed before her first birthday with eye cancer, while Vanessa’s 5-year-old son, Devin, has leukemia.Read More...
September 02, 2010 at 3:33 pm

Despite rain, 38 boats fish for Frankie

On Saturday, the bass fishermen of the area rose to the occasion. Read More...
September 02, 2010 at 9:13 am

Victim describes horror as driver runs over teens

Three Hahnville High School students were hospitalized after being run over by a driver who witnesses say was texting at the time of the accident. Two of them are recovering while a third is in critical condition.Read More...
September 02, 2010 at 9:11 am

Congratulations, graduate!

Dawn Matherne Meyer, daughter of Mr. And Mrs. Eric J. Matherne of Bayou Gauche, completed her PhD at the University of California Los Angeles.Read More...
September 02, 2010 at 9:11 am

Bible school welcomed special summer guest

Canaan Baptist Church in Killona held its annual Vacation Bible School in July at the Killona Fire Department building.Read More...
September 02, 2010 at 9:10 am

VIPs: Courtney Speice and Alexis Johnson

September 02, 2010 at 9:09 am

Book Review: 'The Chronicles of the Black Company'

Reviewed by Mohammed Mohammed
September 02, 2010 at 9:09 am

Price Anniversary

Dennis and Ernestine Price celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary by flying their family to South Dakota, where they were married.Read More...
September 02, 2010 at 9:08 am

Recipe: Grilled Steak Pizza

Courtesy of Family Features
September 02, 2010 at 9:06 am

Kids flock to Elmo

Over 300 kids waited in line for hours at the planetarium this summer for their chance to meet Elmo.Read More...
September 02, 2010 at 9:05 am

Grow zinnias in indoor bouquets

Colorful, flowering bouquets arranged with textured foliage make homes more comfortable and enjoyable throughout the winter months. One of the easier and more dependable flowering plants that delivers a rainbow of color for making indoor arrangements is zinnias.Read More...
September 02, 2010 at 9:03 am

Coach impressed by defense, still needs offense to get on roll

In both the preseason scrimmage and the jamboree, Destrehan head coach Chris Stroud has singled out the play of his defense, which has managed to hold a pair of talented offenses in check.Read More...
September 01, 2010 at 12:52 pm

Blitz-heavy Ehret will test Tiger offensive line

The Hahnville Tigers picked up a 14-0 victory over St. James in their jamboree, but the offense stumbled throughout the night due to penalties that hampered several important series.Read More...
September 01, 2010 at 12:47 pm

Ladies’ fall Bible study is back

LULING - A seven-week ladies’ fall Bible study will take place from Aug. 30-Oct. 13. Sessions will be held on Mondays from 7-9 p.m. or Wednesday 9:30-11:30 p.m.

The group will focus on “Anointed, Transformed, Redeemed” - a study of David. The classes will meet at the Bible Center Church, 422 Barton Ave. in Luling. The cost is $16.30 for a workbook. Workbooks will be available at the first meeting. Questions can be directed to the church office at (985)785-0557, Margie Pierce at (985)764-9336 or Glenna Smith at (504)431-7138.
August 30, 2010 at 10:41 am

Library offers photography workshop

DESTREHAN - Charles Bush, a freelance photographer who specializes in nature and wildlife photography in southern Louisiana, will present a day-long basic digital photography workshop on Saturday, August 28. The workshop will run from 10 a.m to 4 p.m. The workshop will cover what to consider when buying a digital camera and how to best use the camera for the pictures you want to take.

Because the class will be somewhat hands-on, attendance is limited to 15 participants. Please call the staff at the East Regional Library at 985-764-2366 to register.
August 28, 2010 at 10:41 am

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DHS defense faces stiff challenge as Barbe visits
DHS defense faces stiff challenge as Barbe visits
For the second time in three seasons, Barbe will visit Destrehan Friday night in the second round of the Class 5A playoffs, with a spot in the state quarterfinals on the line.