|Thank God for that state next door
January 31, 2007 at 1:53 pm
U.S. Senator Mary Landrieu, D-LA made the following statement on WWL-TV in New Orleans:
|The tip of the spear of freedom ... the historical black church
January 31, 2007 at 1:49 pm
Langston Hughes once said, “We are not where we ought to be, we are not where we should be, but thank God we are not where we were.”
|We've had embarrassing moments since Katrina
January 31, 2007 at 1:41 pm
Pres. George W. Bush did goof when he did not mention the continued resurrection from Hurricane Katrina along the Gulf Coast as one of the nation’s major concerns. But it wasn’t really a big deal. Words will not heal us.
|Off to College and Beyond with Eric LeBlanc
January 31, 2007 at 1:32 pm
Player of the Week
This week's Off to College and Beyond Player of the Week is Xavier guard and DHS grad Mark Stewart who scored a team-high 25 points to go along with 3 assists and 2 rebounds in the Gold Rush's victory over SUNO last Thursday. He also led the team with 21 points to go along with 3 assists, a rebound and a steal in the team's victory over Dillard on Saturday. He also had 15 points, 2 rebounds and 2 steals in the Gold Rush's victory over William Carey last Monday
|The mighty duck that didn’t die
January 31, 2007 at 1:26 pm
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Wildlife officials said a feathered Lazarus had been shot by a hunter and put into his refrigerator for two days.
|J.B. Martin and R.K. Smith RULE in three-day basketball tourney
January 31, 2007 at 1:23 pm
R. K. Smith Middle hosted a basketball tournament on January 11, 12, and 13. Teams from J. B. Martin Middle, Harry Hurst Middle, Cammon and R.K. Smith competed. The J. B. Martin girls team won the girls’ tournament and the R.K. Smith boys team won the boys’ tournament.
|Read THIS if you like GOOD NEWS
January 31, 2007 at 1:20 pm
Editor Derek Clontz talks about St. Charles Parish's population explosion ... and throws in a few interesting quotes.
|Who dat needs a Super Bowl when ‘we dat’ got them Saints?
January 31, 2007 at 1:17 pm
There was once a city named New Orleans. This was a fun city, a historic city, a place where the nation came to party. The city had its share of problems, as all big cities do.
January 31, 2007 at 1:16 pm
Can you hear it? Clang! Boom, the sound of a ball hitting a leather mitt, the sound of an aluminum bat striking that white pearl-leather- bound baseball?
|Deputies who collided in car crash O.K.
January 31, 2007 at 1:16 pm
“Both deputies involved in the traffic accident are doing fine. One returned to work right after the incident. The other is recovering from his injuries and is expected to return to work soon.”
|It’s no joke - state is running out of college students
January 31, 2007 at 1:07 pm
Commissioner of Higher Education Joseph Savoie told the Board of Regents that while Louisiana has made great strides in increasing the overall educational level of its citizens in recent years, Hurricanes Katrina and Rita have driven down college enrollment significantly.
|Super Bowl is gonna be PEYTON PLACE
January 31, 2007 at 1:06 pm
All of us in south Louisiana are a little down in the dumps due to the fact that our New Orleans Saints are not playing in the Super Bowl this coming Sunday in Miami.
|Have YOU seen this 'Tweety Pie'?
January 31, 2007 at 1:04 pm
From Henslow’s sparrow to the American woodcock, even Alfred Hitchcock would be impressed at the assortment of birds St. Charles Parish has to offer.
|Can YOU top this?
January 31, 2007 at 12:59 pm
Take ... me ... to ... your ... READERS’ Luling man’s retro robot is a winner.
January 31, 2007 at 12:48 pm
Events in and around St. Charles Parish - need something to do? You'll find lots of ideas here.
|Math wizard’s up for Presidental Award
January 31, 2007 at 12:47 pm
LULING - Ranell Troxler, a math teacher at Raymond K. Smith Middle School, was honored at a BESE Board meeting as being a finalist for Louisiana's Presidential Award for Math.
|See what Satellite kids are learning now
January 31, 2007 at 12:44 pm
LULING - Health Science team members from the Satellite Center assist Jenny Fuselier, Destrehan High School nurse, with health screenings.
|Ooh la la! HHS French students are good
January 31, 2007 at 12:41 pm
HHS students in Judith Westerhaus’ French classes held a celebration honoring their achievement in the study of the French Language and Culture.
This week’s Humane Society showcase pet is Quentin, a male kitten who loves both...
Destrehan High School senior Jacy Ashley Long was honored among seven teens Dec. 27...
LSU landed two of the top recruiters in the nation when head coach Les Miles...
Hahnville linebacker Dwaine Thomas will live out his dream to play in the...
• Destrehan doesn’t let size get them down, wins 2 of last 3
• Hahnville wrestling team finishes third at tourney
• Lady Cats continue district domination, finish third at Riverside tournament
• Tigers off to perfect district start after brutal non-district schedule
• Luling hunter kills 10-point on northshore
30,000 in state could lose jobs due to low oil prices - 2587 views
Low oil prices could lead to the loss of 30,000 jobs throughout Louisiana, according to estimates from researchers at the Dallas Federal Reserve and the University of Nevada in Las Vegas. The impact, however, likely won’t be felt as hard in St. Charles Parish as in other parts of the state.
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