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Historic churches book signing

DESTREHAN - Author George Gurtner and photographer Frank H. Methe will be on hand at the German Coast Farmers’ Market at Ormond Plantation on River Road in Destrehan on Saturday, Oct. 24 to sign their book, “Historic Churches of Old New Orleans,” which captures in words and magnificent color photos, the incredible history of 50 of the oldest Catholic Churches in New Orleans.

All proceeds from the sale will go to restore the historically significant St. Alphonsus Church in the Irish Channel of New Orleans.
The book signing will begin at market’s opening at 8 a.m. and will continue until closing at noon.
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October 24, 2009 at 8:58 am
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Historic churches book signing

DESTREHAN - Author George Gurtner and photographer Frank H. Methe will be on hand at the German Coast Farmers’ Market at Ormond Plantation on River Road in Destrehan on Saturday, Oct. 24 to sign their book, “Historic Churches of Old New Orleans,” which captures in words and magnificent color photos, the incredible history of 50 of the oldest Catholic Churches in New Orleans.

All proceeds from the sale will go to restore the historically significant St. Alphonsus Church in the Irish Channel of New Orleans.
The book signing will begin at market’s opening at 8 a.m. and will continue until closing at noon.
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October 24, 2009 at 8:58 am
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Hahnville dominates Dutchtown, Destrehan falls to ESJ

The Hahnville Tigers clawed their way to another huge victory, knocking out Dutchtown 41-7. Meanwhile, the Destrehan Wildcats had another tough night, falling to East St. John 41-9.Read More...
October 23, 2009 at 11:23 pm
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Fall book sale in Hahnville Oct. 23

HAHNVILLE - The Friends of the St. Charles Library will hold their fall book sale on Oct. 23 from 9 .m. to 4 p.m. and Oct. 24 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Book Nook next to the Hahnville library.
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October 23, 2009 at 9:01 am
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Parish’s fire, road, health tax renewals pass

Voters decided to renew property taxes that will support the St. Charles Community Health Center, the fire departments and road construction.Read More...
October 21, 2009 at 12:47 pm
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Not just students who show school spirit during rivalry

Those looking for school spirit this week won't just find it in the halls of Destrehan and Hahnville, but instead will see it all around the courthouse on Friday.Read More...
October 21, 2009 at 10:35 am
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Lady Wildcats knock off Tigers, move to 23-7

The Destrehan Lady Cats swept the Hahnville Lady Tigers 25-19, 25-17 and 25-14 to improve to 23-7 on the year and 4-2 in district.Read More...
October 21, 2009 at 10:33 am
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Another game, another talented offense for Destrehan to defend

Destrehan struggled on both sides of the ball in their 48-10 loss to rival Hahnville, and things won't be any easier this week when the Wildcats travel to East St. John.Read More...
October 21, 2009 at 10:32 am
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Tigers must be prepared for 2 separate Dutchtown offenses

It’s hard for a team to look any better than Hahnville did last week, dominating both sides of the ball for a crushing 48-10 defeat of Destrehan. But head coach Lou Valdin knows that his team will need a similar effort every game for the next few weeks if they hope to sweep through district.Read More...
October 21, 2009 at 10:31 am
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Responsibility lands RJV kids at the top

PARADIS - R.J. Vial Elementary School in Paradis recognizes the following students for displaying the character trait of “responsibility.”Read More...
October 21, 2009 at 10:29 am
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Students learn the art of interviewing

LULING - Team members from the Culinary Arts and HRT (Hotel, Restaurant, Tourism) Administration courses at the Satellite Center performed mock interviews with human resource officers from the greater New Orleans area.Read More...
October 21, 2009 at 10:28 am
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HMS, DHS clean up East Bank garbage

NORCO - Forty-two volunteers representing Hurst Middle’s Wetland Watcher Project and the Destrehan High WISE (Wildcats Interested In Saving the Environment) Club worked together to clean-up the front boat launch area of the spillway. Read More...
October 21, 2009 at 10:27 am
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Hahnville, Destrehan high schools select homecoming kings, queens

Both Destrehan and Hahnville High celebrated their school’s homecoming with the crowning of a new king and queen to reign over this year’s senior class.Read More...
October 21, 2009 at 10:25 am
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Arrests made in ‘07 kidnapping

Two Kenner men have been arrested on a kidnapping charge that stemmed from a 2007 incident where they allegedly pulled a 14-year-old Norco girl into their car and tried to remove her clothes.Read More...
October 19, 2009 at 12:48 pm
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Long delays at Ashton, Barton crossings frustrate drivers

It’s something that almost every resident in the parish has experienced at one time or another - being stuck at a railroad crossing as a train lumbers past or even stops completely. The wait can be enough to make most drivers want to scream.Read More...
October 19, 2009 at 12:48 pm
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Study shows parish where water flows in Destrehan area

Destrehan - Over the last few months, Luis Martinez has had to explain himself to more than a few curious residents who’ve watched him crawl around drainage ditches and poke his head into manhole covers. Read More...
October 19, 2009 at 12:48 pm
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Longtime educator reflects on works and changes
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As a longtime educator in the St. Charles Parish School system and school board member, John L. Smith remains a staunch supporter of public education.