|St. Rose Elementary Children’s Book Week
February 07 at 10:04 am
St. Charles Parish Public Library recently sponsored a book mark contest to celebrate Children’s Book Week.
|This week’s Humane Society showcase adoption pet “Sadie” (Feb. 6)
February 07 at 10:02 am
This week’s Humane Society showcase pet is Sadie.
|Satellite Center students visit Nims Film Center
February 07 at 9:59 am
The Nims Film Center in Harahan recently opened their facilities to local high school students interested in careers in the film and television industries.
|Power of prayer, 24-hour chapel celebrates milestone
February 07 at 9:55 am
For the past 25 years straight, a parishioner has been engaged in Eucharistic prayer at the altar of the Adoration Chapel at St. Mark Catholic Church that is open 24 hours a day.
|Signing Day: 15 from DHS, HHS sign college scholarships
February 07 at 9:47 am
St. Charles Parish was well represented on National Signing Day on Wednesday, with 15 local students inking scholarships to continue their athletic careers in college.
|Jindal budget ‘shell game’
February 07 at 9:10 am
Still scratching my head over where Bobby Jindal found the extra $50 million in state funds to give to higher education in his proposed FY15 budget, but I may have found the source.
|Abortion poll sets stage for legislative debates
February 07 at 9:05 am
By Jeremy Alford and John Maginnis
After surviving attempts by lawmakers to defund it last year, Planned Parenthood is circulating the results of a November poll that suggest voters’ attitudes about reproductive health and pregnancy in Louisiana do not fit neatly along a pro-life to pro-choice continuum.
|Community Ed can help us all
February 07 at 9:04 am
The St. Charles Parish school system is remarkable in many ways, and one of those ways is with our Community Education program in which all of our citizens can get education in many subjects.
February 07 at 9:02 am
Kent Michael Tregre Sr. was born July 21, 1952 in Luling and entered into eternal rest on Saturday, Feb. 1 at the age of 61.
February 07 at 9:01 am
Doris Dempster Trahan, 76, a native and resident of Des Allemands, passed away on Sunday, Jan. 12.
|Arrests (Feb. 6)
February 07 at 8:59 am
•Keisha K. Davis, 41, of 1 Summerton Drive in St. Rose, was arrested on Feb. 3 and charged with DWI, reckless operation and open container.
|St. Charles Parish crime hits 5-year low
February 07 at 8:58 am
The number of reported crimes in St. Charles Parish dropped nearly 17 percent in 2013 when compared to 2012, according to a report compiled for the Federal Bureau of Investigation.
|Another lawsuit filed against council over Aviation Board nominee
February 07 at 8:56 am
The St. Charles Parish Council is facing a lawsuit from former New Orleans Aviation Board nominee Neal Clulee.
|State has fifth-highest rate of pedestrian deaths
February 07 at 8:55 am
Louisiana has the fifth-highest pedestrian death rate in the country, according to a new report that cites 13 fatalities alone in St. Charles Parish from 2003 to 2012.
|Crawfish prices soar after cold spell
February 07 at 8:53 am
High prices slowed the local demand for crawfish Super Bowl weekend, but seafood vendors in St. Charles Parish expect a drop in prices as the weather warms.
|HHS plans on picking new football coach next week
February 07 at 8:51 am
The committee in charge of recommending a new head football coach at Hahnville High School will select from five finalists next week.
|Intense school shooting simulation tests nerves, emergency response
February 07 at 8:47 am
The sound of gunfire rang out through R.K. Smith Middle School on Friday as shooters made their way down hallways, sending shell casings skittering across the floor and leaving carnage in their wake.
|Man sentenced to 20 years after West Bank burglary spree
February 06 at 9:52 am
A Marrero man who was arrested after a string of burglaries that had the West Bank of St. Charles Parish on edge has been sentenced to 20 years in jail.
This week’s Humane Society showcase pet is Annie. ...
This week’s Humane Society showcase pet is Woody.
Woody is a two-year-old...
• Harry Hurst Middle School Beta Club Inductees
• After recovery from accident, local float builder vies for Grand Champion
• Luling Living Center celebrates Mardi Gras
• 100th day at Des Allemands Elementary
• Reinvigorate faith through Lenten missions
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The Destrehan Lady Wildcats refuse to lose and now find themselves two wins away...
• Hahnville wrestler wins state championship
• Tigers must control tempo to knock off Comeaux
• Lady Wildcats roar into quarterfinals against Walker
• HHS trio qualifies for indoor track championships
• Destrehan falls in second round after Acadiana comeback
Unique flair, fun big draw to Des Allemands parade - 974 views
With more than 50 years of history, the Krewe of Des Allemands parade will roll down its familiar route with 14 floats and more than 250 riders.