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R.J. Vial: A school that keeps giving

PARADIS - This year R.J. Vial has had many opportunities to give back to the community.Read More...
December 03, 2008 at 1:39 pm
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Bob Breck visits HHS career day

BOUTTE - The Hahnville High School counseling department and the School-To-Career Department recently hosted “Career Day” for the freshmen.Read More...
December 03, 2008 at 1:38 pm
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Spider webs and story books at SCB

DESTREHAN - After reading “Charlotte’s Web” by E. D. White, the students in third grade at St. Charles Borromeo School in Destrehan experienced a special day.Read More...
December 03, 2008 at 1:38 pm
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Is that a wrap?

With four games left to play the Saints are 6-6 and with Atlanta, Chicago, Detroit and Carolina left on the schedule the Saints are starring at the 7-9 finish of 2007.Read More...
December 03, 2008 at 12:53 pm
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You’ve got to read this!

11 new books are waiting for you in your St. Charles Parish librariesRead More...
December 03, 2008 at 12:41 pm
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Nearly a third of students miss school during holiday

Family vacations took precedence over school last week for over 1,000 St. Charles Parish students, with 1,500 reported absences on Monday and 2,622 on Tuesday.Read More...
December 03, 2008 at 10:31 am
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Second grader starts wind turbine company

While most second graders are trying to fill up their Christmas lists with the hottest toys this holiday season, Luling’s Matthew McCarter has been working towards decreasing the world’s dependence on fossil fuels.Read More...
December 03, 2008 at 10:31 am
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Bunge: New permit doesn’t mean more emissions in air

Residents living near Bunge Grain Elevator in Destrehan who are worried that the company applied for a permit in November to release more emissions into the air don't need to be concerned, according to a spokesman from the company.
Jerry Gibson, plant manager for Bunge, says that their emission levels won't change.Read More...
December 03, 2008 at 10:31 am
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Stock market still in trouble

Certified Public Accountant and St. Charles Parish School Board Representative Al Suffrin wants residents to know that the recent government bailout doesn’t mean they can stop worrying about the state of the economy. Read More...
December 03, 2008 at 10:31 am
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What happens if council seat becomes vacant?

After an advisory opinion was issued from the Louisiana Ethics Board informing Councilman Marcus Lambert that he can’t keep his council seat and work for Transload America Landfill in Killona, some residents in District 6 became concerned about what would happen if he vacated his council seat. Read More...
December 03, 2008 at 9:31 am
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‘Down Home’ set to perform Nov. 29

DES ALLEMANDS - St. Gertrude Catholic Church in Des Allemands will hold its monthly dance on Saturday, Nov. 29 from 8 p.m. to midnight at the church’s Father Mac Community Center.

Music will be performed by “Down Home.” Tickets are $15. Bring your own liquor.

Call 985-758-7542 for more information.
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November 29, 2008 at 11:11 am
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Circus comes to Houma Nov. 28

HOUMA - The Ringling Brother and Barnum and Bailey Circus will be in Houma on Nov. 28 through 30 at the Houma-Terrebonne Civic Center located at 346 Civic Center Blvd.
Times are: Friday - 3 p.m. and 7 p.m., Saturday - 11 a.m., 3 p.m. and 7 p.m., and Sunday - I p.m. and 5 p.m.

Ticket prices range from $14 to $32 and are available through Ticketmaster or at the civic center box office Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Call 985-850-4657 for more information.
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November 28, 2008 at 11:46 am
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Krewe of Lul announces parade meeting dates

Although we are still three months away from the kick off of Mardi Gras season, the Krewe of Lul parade organizers are already busy planning for the event.Read More...
November 26, 2008 at 1:23 pm
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SCC swim team members placed un metro meet

St. Charles Catholic High School swim team members placing in the Metro New Orleans High School Swim League finals pictured , Alex Zenicki, Adam Fisher, Kaila Klibert, Pierre St. Martin, and Ben Brady.Read More...
November 26, 2008 at 12:14 pm
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Andouille Festival announces run winners

Over 200 runners and walkers participated in the 29th annual Andouille Run, which was held Sunday, October 19 in conjunction with the St. John Parish Andouille Festival. Read More...
November 26, 2008 at 12:13 pm
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HHS Lady Tiger set to play All-Star volleyball

Congratulations to Hahnville High School senior, Raven Scott. She was selected to play in the LHSAA All-Star volleyball game at Nicholls State University on Saturday, Nov. 22.Read More...
November 26, 2008 at 12:11 pm
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Hale Boggs is a ‘test bridge’ for surfacing
Hale Boggs is a ‘test bridge’ for surfacing
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Resurfacing the Hale Boggs Memorial Bridge deck isn’t just a $24.5 million upgrade, it’s the result of a 15 year experiment that determined a concrete overlay would provide much longer surface life than asphalt.