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Burst of Color in Luling: St. Charles Parish annual Fourth of July Independence Day Celebration will be held on Tuesday, July 3 at the West Bank Bridge Park. Spectacular fireworks, live band set for 4th
June 27, 2007 at 4:30 pm
St. Charles Parish will celebrate July 4th with spectacular fireworks and live music on Tuesday, July 3, from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. at the West Bank Bridge Park in Luling. The fireworks will begin at 9 p.m.

Public input sought on KV landfill growth plan
June 27, 2007 at 4:28 pm
Killona Ventures, LLC a construction and demolition landfill located on Hwy 3127 in Killona, wants to nearly double in land size and accept more hazardous materials. A resolution to support increasing the size of the landfill from 75 acres to 144 acres was tabled at the June 4 council meeting after councilman Barry Minnich said the public should be given more time to comment on the proposed expansion. He also said the landfill smells bad. Councilman Brian Fabre expressed his concerns that KV landfill is located in one of the few areas in the parish left to develop. Desmond Hillaire, councilman for district 1 where the landfill is located, tabled the resolution and called for a town hall meeting in mid-July to discuss the expansion with all the parties involved.

Des Allemands seafood owner plans to rebuild after fire Des Allemands seafood owner plans to rebuild after fire
June 27, 2007 at 4:26 pm
Firefighters from four different departments in St. Charles Parish responded to a fire at South East Seafood in Des Allemands during the early morning hours of June 8.

St. Rose Travel Center Casino robbed at gunpoint
June 27, 2007 at 4:24 pm
The Rose Casino in the St. Rose Travel Center was robbed in the early morning hours of June 24, according to the St. Charles Sheriffís Office who responded to the incident.

$60 million decision: $60 million decision:
June 27, 2007 at 4:02 pm
St. Charles Parish tax districts, are deciding whether or not to lower millages at meetings scheduled throughout the summer.

The ceiling of Andy Rougeouís Willowdale home that he claims is leaking due to sub-standard contractor work. Luling man accuses contractor of fraud, misuse of funds
June 27, 2007 at 3:56 pm
As St. Charles Parish resident and native Andy Rougeou and his wife Toni look upon what they say was once a beautiful home on 3 West Levert Dr. in Willowdale subdivision, he wonders if it will ever be close to what it once was.

Sports Shorts
June 22, 2007 at 4:13 pm
Ed Reed football camp at Destrehan


The Ed Reed Destrehan Football Camp will he held June 26 through 29 from 9 a.m. to noon at Destrehan High School.

The cost is $40 per camper. For more information, call 985-764-9946.

HHS Sports Week with Megan Waters
June 22, 2007 at 4:11 pm
Summer League Baseball: Boys


Season Update: This summer the boys are racking up some playing time on the field with games almost every other day agianst various competitive teams in the area. Recently on the line-up, the Tigers played Grace King, the Southland Hogs, and most recently Bonnebell High. Outstanding performances go to Adam Risinger for solid pitching, Ryan Waters for hitting a grandslam, the second of his high school baseball career, and Colby Broussard for excellent defense tactics. It is must see event, and the Tigers need all of their fansí support. This weekend, June 22-24, the Tigers will travel to Foley to play in a competitive tournament agianst teams from around the South.


Willowdale Country Club swimmers smoke Jewish Community Centerís team ...
June 22, 2007 at 4:05 pm
Hill Heights Country Club vs. Belle Terre (Final Score HH 372- BT 158)

June 7, 2007

Wedding Announcements Wedding Announcements
June 22, 2007 at 3:54 pm

Anniversary Announcements Anniversary Announcements
June 22, 2007 at 9:02 am

Moneytalk with Al Suffrin
June 22, 2007 at 9:00 am
Dear Mr. Suffrin: I am a 17-year-old senior at Destrehan High School and I need to find a way to earn and start saving money for my senior trip.

Family Matters with Denise Zeringue Family Matters with Denise Zeringue
June 21, 2007 at 6:17 pm
Enjoy Louisiana blueberries. They can help protect against diseases, including certain cancers and heart disease.

BUNDLE OF JOY. Amaiya Lynn Toney born to Chetoya and Rochon Weber on May 14.  She weighed in at 7 pound and 5 ounces. The family resides in Hahnville. Birth Announcements
June 21, 2007 at 6:11 pm

VIPs
June 21, 2007 at 6:07 pm

Religion Making Headlines
June 21, 2007 at 6:04 pm

Vatican issues 10 Commandments for motorists - and LORD KNOWS itís time Vatican issues 10 Commandments for motorists - and LORD KNOWS itís time
June 21, 2007 at 6:00 pm
VATICAN CITY (Reuters) - Thou shall not drive under the influence of alcohol. Thou shall respect speed limits. Thou shall not consider a car an object of personal glorification or use it as a place of sin.

Sherrifís Reports
June 21, 2007 at 5:57 pm

Strike over: Louisiana members OK deal, returning to work
Strike over: Louisiana members OK deal, returning to work
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By Wednesday, more than 500 strikers put down their signs and will start going back to work on Monday at the Norco Manufacturing Complex, ending the first nationwide oil refinery strike in more than 30 years.