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Schools spend more in order to get air-conditioned buses

After moving ahead with plans to air condition nine Head Start buses back in July, the St. Charles Parish School Board has also decided to purchase seven new air-conditioned buses at a cost of $554,780.Read More...
November 20, 2008 at 11:31 am
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Residents hope Obama can fix nation’s problems

By Lynda Menard
From record setting gas prices to a man having a baby, the year 2008 appears to be a historical one. However, nothing is as historically momentous as the United States electing the first African-American president, Barack Obama.Read More...
November 20, 2008 at 11:30 am
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Réveillon will raise funds for first public nature trail in parish

The first public nature trail and outdoor classroom in St. Charles Parish will move one step closer to reality with “A Wetlands Réveillon,” which will help raise money for coastal preservation and reclamation projects.Read More...
November 20, 2008 at 9:01 am
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Wildcats need to match physical play of 8-3 Ruston

Though they may not have been hitting on all cylinders like they did in their final two games of the regular season, Destrehan still did enough to get by Jesuit for a resounding 29-7 playoff victory.Read More...
November 19, 2008 at 5:38 pm
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HHS sets up four players for All-District volleyball

Hahnville High School sends four Lady Tiger volleyball players to this year’s All-District line up.Read More...
November 19, 2008 at 5:37 pm
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Ladycats end season as district champs

Destrehan High School’s girls volleyball team reached a season high when they defeated their toughest competitor, St. Amant, on Oct. 20 gaining first place in their district. As the District 4-I champion, the girls finish the season at 12-9.Read More...
November 19, 2008 at 5:37 pm
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HHS sends 12 Tigers to LHSAA finals

Twelve Hahnville High School swimmers will head to Sulphur for the 2008 Lousiana High School Athletic Association state swim meet on Nov. 22.Read More...
November 19, 2008 at 5:35 pm
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13 DHS Swimcats qualify for state meet

Thirteen Destrehan High School swimmers have qualified for the Louisiana High School Athletic Association state meet on Nov. 22 in Sulphur.Read More...
November 19, 2008 at 5:34 pm
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Outdoor Report with Bruce McDonald

A couple of weeks ago my neighbor, Gary Brasher, made a trip of a lifetime. He had a chance to hunt and fish for game that we here in St. Charles Parish only dream of. Brasher has an uncle living in Belgrade, Montana and he invited Gary on a 10-day outdoor adventure.Read More...
November 19, 2008 at 5:32 pm
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Stayin’ ALIVE

It wasn’t a pretty win or one measured on style points, but the New Orleans Saints’ 30-20 win over the Kansas City Chiefs puts them back at the .500 mark (5-5) with six games left to play in the 2008 season.Read More...
November 19, 2008 at 5:29 pm
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HHS teens certified in CPR and AED

BOUTTE - Hahnville High School students in Dennis Robbins’ Fire Safety Class received certification from Ken Rousseau, Director of Emergency Medical Services at the St. Charles Parish Hospital.Read More...
November 19, 2008 at 5:24 pm
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Day full of ‘thanks’ at Destrehan school

DESTREHAN - St. Charles Borromeo first grade students recreated the first Thanksgiving during a recent word service for PS- lst grade students. During the word service Father Jeff talked about patriotism and giving thanks to our veterans in honor of Veteran’s Day.Read More...
November 19, 2008 at 5:20 pm
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NASA makes rocket landing in Luling

LULING - NASA engineers visited Luling Elementary School on Oct. 15 to help the kids complete their recent science lesson. Read More...
November 19, 2008 at 5:19 pm
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Firemen stop, drop & roll at New Sarpy

DESTREHAN - New Sarpy Elementary School students were treated to a visit from the fire department.Read More...
November 19, 2008 at 5:17 pm
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Mimosa kids collect Thanksgiving food

LULING - Mimosa Park Elementary held its annual Thanksgiving food drive.Read More...
November 19, 2008 at 5:17 pm
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You’ve got to read this!

21 new books are waiting for you in your St. Charles Parish librariesRead More...
November 19, 2008 at 5:14 pm
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One of three suspects in Destrehan burglary turns self in
One of three suspects in Destrehan burglary turns self in
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Damani Wells, one of three New Sarpy men sought in connection with a Destrehan robbery and battering of the victims, turned himself in to the St. Charles Parish Sheriff's Office today.