|MOPS registration to kick off Aug. 3
August 02, 2006 at 10:54 am
Mothers of Preschoolers (MOPS) will hold a pre-registration kick-off night on Thurs., Aug. 3 from 6-7:30 p.m. at Mochaccino’s in Luling.
|Shake, rattle and roll
August 02, 2006 at 10:48 am
On July 26, at Harry Hurst Middle School in Destrehan, parish councilman Clayton "Snookie" Faucheux hosted a town hall meeting for concerned citizens that centered on a history of complaints regarding the railroad switching procedures at the local Canadian National Railway switchyard.
|Real Estate Transactions
August 02, 2006 at 10:26 am
•202 Tristan Ln., Hahnville for $283,000 from Mr. and Mrs. Mark Banks to Catherine Giarrusso on June 23
|TOPS program begins at health center
July 28, 2006 at 3:09 pm
The St. Charles Parish Community Health Center, 843 Milling, Ave., Luling, will host a new weight loss program "TOPS", Take Off Pounds Sensibly, every Sat. at 9 a.m. starting Aug. 5.
July 28, 2006 at 3:07 pm
• Vernon Breaux, 38, of 221 Clement St., New Sarpy, was arrested and charged with aggravated battery at LA 52, Luling, on July 16.
|Real Estate Transactions
July 28, 2006 at 3:01 pm
•122 Melrose Dr., Destrehan for $336,500 from Amy Nicora to Mr. and Mrs. Steven Muller on June 7
•41 Ormond Meadows Dr., Destrehan for $149,000 from Keith Hymel to Phu Van Le on June 2
•Lot 1400-C Villere Dr., Destrehan for $108,000 from Mr. and Mrs. Patrick Lyles to Gloria Mejia on June 7
•222 Ormond Meadows Dr., Destrehan for $196,000 from Mr. and Mrs. Duane Foret to Mr. and Mrs. Jerry Lane, Sr. on June 9
•261 Meadows Dr., Destrehan for $37,000 from Mr. and Mrs. Guy Ranzino to Anthony Reynaud, Sr. on June 15
•268-70 Meadows Dr., Destrehan for $125,000 from Mr. and Mrs. Raymond Navorro to Yolanda Dupand on June 16
|A man with a plan
July 28, 2006 at 2:59 pm
Michael Leavitt knows the clock is ticking on his tenure as Secretary of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. Before he leaves in less than three years, there are certain things he is keen on accomplishing.
|Veto of stem cell bill right choice
July 28, 2006 at 2:57 pm
Pres. George W. Bush took the right action in vetoing the bill to provide federal financial support to stem cell research in which living embryos are killed. Such an embryo is a human life and should not be destroyed, even for the sake of science.
|Head'in south for the weekend
July 28, 2006 at 2:54 pm
This weekend is the one time of the year when literally hundreds of St. Charles Parish residents migrate south. They travel in groups to the small coastal town of Grand Isle and my family is no exception.
|Sheriff warns of recent thefts
July 28, 2006 at 2:48 pm
Several vehicles were broken into in the Willowdale area Tuesday night. Most of the vehicles were left unlocked and contained valuable items.
|River Region Drama Guild holds Summer Theater Workshop
July 28, 2006 at 10:20 am
The River Region Drama Guild held its Summer Theater Workshop on July 10-13 and July 17-20 at the River Region Performing Arts and Cultural Center in Good Hope.
|Summertime lemonade offers kids life lessons
July 28, 2006 at 10:16 am
ARA- This summer parents are finding clever ways to teach their kids valuable life lessons -- through lemonade. Instead of letting your kids waste away their summer vacations playing video games, encourage them to start up a small business by running a good old-fashioned lemonade stand.
|Council approves property purchase
July 28, 2006 at 10:10 am
On Monday, the St, Charles Parish council unanimously passed an ordinance to approve and authorize the execution of an act of sale for the purchase of a 35,000-square-foot lot adjacent to the offices of the Department of Planning and Zoning.
|New Orleans man charged with aggravated assault
July 27, 2006 at 1:58 pm
On July 17, Dennis Hugle Jr., 30, of 2420 Spain St., New Orleans, was arrested on a warrant issued by the St. Charles Parish Sheriff's Office and charged with aggravated battery, aggravated assault and simple battery.
|Luling man charged with cruelty to animals
July 27, 2006 at 1:55 pm
A Luling man was arrested July 15 after St. Charles Parish Sheriff's Deputies observed the man's pit-bull chained to a doorknob with no food or water in temperatures above 90 degrees.
|Destrehan resident charged with obsenity
July 27, 2006 at 1:52 pm
A Destrehan man, John Fuoco, 35, of 26 Brandon Hall Dr., Destrehan, was arrested July 19 and charged with obsenity.
|Sheriff Champagne to serve as president of Tarpon Rodeo
July 27, 2006 at 1:50 pm
Sheriff Greg Champagne will serve as the 2006 President of the Grand Isle International Tarpon Rodeo.
|Sales tax holiday this weekend
July 27, 2006 at 1:48 pm
St. Charles Parish Schools and the St. Charles Parish Council will enact a sales tax holiday this weekend as a way of thanking the residents of the parish for their commitment to the parish and public schooling in the area.
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