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Suicide prevention seminar
December 17, 2013 at 10:09 am
DESTREHAN - St. Charles United Methodist Church will offer a seminar addressing the issue of suicide for teenagers and their parents on Tuesday, Dec. 17 from 7 to 8:30 p.m.

A Wetlands Reveillon
December 15, 2013 at 2:06 pm
DESTREHAN - A Wetlands Reveillon will be held on Saturday, Dec. 15 from 6 to 9 p.m.

Toys for Tots distribution
December 15, 2013 at 10:07 am
DESTREHAN - The Toys for Tots distribution will take place on Sunday, Dec. 15 from 1 to 3 p.m.

Christmas musical
December 15, 2013 at 10:07 am
LULING - The Luling First Baptist choir will present a Christmas musical on Sunday, Dec. 15 at 6 p.m.

St. Charles Council on Aging Christmas event
December 13, 2013 at 2:08 pm
DESTREHAN - The annual St. Charles Council on Aging Christmas will be held on Wednesday, Dec. 13 from 9:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Hunters and fishermen speak up on Lake Salvador saltwater intrusion at CPRA meeting
December 11, 2013 at 9:53 am
LULING – A meeting is being held on Wednesday, Dec. 11 at 11 a.m. by the Coastal Protection and Restoration Authority concerning saltwater intrusion killing habitat in the Salvador Area.

Temporary streetscape on Paul Maillard
December 11, 2013 at 9:52 am
LULING – One block of Paul Maillard Road will temporarily transform from 3 p.m. until 6 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 11 into a walkable street with trees, sidewalks, benches and a pop-up park to showcase what the corridor could look like with future improvements.

Snuggle up for Christmas stories at R.K. Smith
December 09, 2013 at 2:08 pm
LULING – R. K. Smith Middle School presents “Books and Blankets” on Monday, Dec. 9 from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m.


Ladies Christmas breakfast
December 08, 2013 at 2:10 pm
ST. ROSE – The First Baptist Church of St. Rose is hosting a ladies Christmas breakfast on Sunday, Dec. 8 beginning at 9:30 a.m.

Whooping cranes discussion and bird beak buffet
December 07, 2013 at 9:50 am
ST. ROSE – All ages are invited to learn about whooping cranes and attend an interactive bird beak buffet at the St. Charles Parish East Regional Library on Saturday, Dec. 7 at 2 p.m.

Deputy Jeff Watson benefit
December 06, 2013 at 11:04 am
DESTREHAN – A benefit for fallen Deputy Jeff Watson will be held on Dec. 6.

Bark at the Bridge Park
November 22, 2013 at 11:06 am
LULING – St. Charles Parish dogs will once again have their day at the fifth annual Bark at the Bridge Park festival to be held from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 7 at the West Bank Bridge Park in Luling.

Christmas on the Bayou boat parade
November 22, 2013 at 11:05 am
BAYOU GAUCHE – The Christmas on the Boat parade will take place on Saturday, Dec. 7 from 6:30-9 p.m.

River Region Ballet presents the Nutcracker
November 22, 2013 at 11:04 am
DESTREHAN - The River Region Ballet Inc. is presenting their annual production of the Nutcracker beginning with the children’s matinee and the Sugar Plum Party Saturday, Dec. 7 at 3 p.m. followed by an evening show at 7 p.m. and Sunday, Dec. 8 at 2 p.m.

St. Gertrude Catholic Church dance
November 22, 2013 at 11:02 am
DES ALLEMANDS – A dance will be held at St. Gertrude Catholic Church on Saturday, Nov. 30 beginning at 8 p.m.

Thanksgiving banquet
November 22, 2013 at 11:01 am
ST. ROSE – The First Baptist Church of St. Rose is hosting a Thanksgiving banquet on Sunday, Nov. 24 beginning at 10:30 a.m.

Arc of St. Charles Holiday sale
November 22, 2013 at 10:59 am
BOUTTE – The Arc of St. Charles will hold their annual holiday sale on Saturday, Nov. 23 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

A Walk for St. Jude
November 22, 2013 at 10:59 am
BOUTTE - A Walk for St. Jude will take place on Nov. 23 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

St. Rose trapper has gained fame by clearing out parish’s hogs
St. Rose trapper has gained fame by clearing out parish’s hogs
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Not too many animal trappers can boast the resume of St. Rose’s John Schmidt, who not only cleared out thousands of animals to improve the safety of the Louis Armstrong International Airport, but also helped clear out the hog population in St. Charles Parish.