|Health center helps residents enroll in ‘Obamacare’ after website problems
November 15 at 9:20 am
When the Affordable Care Act was enacted on Oct. 1, requiring nearly everyone to have some sort of health insurance coverage or suffer a penalty, many questioned how the program worked. Others who wanted to sign up for a health care plan had trouble accessing a government website to do so.
|4 arrested after meth lab found in Luling home, police say
November 15 at 9:19 am
Four Luling residents were arrested for running a meth operation out of their home, according to the St. Charles Parish Sheriff’s Office.
|Miracle baby, mother survive despite emergency colon surgery
November 15 at 9:17 am
Lindsey Albarado was 25 weeks pregnant and in the hospital when the unthinkable happened.
|Clerk of Court remains positive during battle with throat cancer
November 15 at 9:15 am
Back in mid-August when St. Charles Parish Clerk of Court Lance Marino was shaving, his razor went over a bump in his neck. Little did he know that the small bump would have a huge impact on his life.
|Mother saves children before getting run over
November 15 at 9:11 am
As Merika Hill was walking to church with her two young children last Tuesday evening, she suddenly noticed a truck driving towards them at a high rate of speed along Old Spanish Trail in Des Allemands.
|HHS students study Native American literature and culture
November 15 at 8:42 am
During the study of Native American literature, Deborah Unger’s English III academically gifted students at Hahnville High School read and recited Native American poetry and myths, listened to the tranquility of Native flute melodies, created totem poles and researched the Native American Code Talkers during World War II.
|Harry Hurst Middle School 2013 all state choir selectees
November 15 at 8:37 am
Six students from Harry Hurst Middle School (HMS) were chosen to perform in the all-state choirs in Baton Rouge.
|Mimosa Parks Elementary writer’s workshop
November 15 at 8:32 am
Mimosa Park first grade students in Alana Cassell’s class learned the rules and procedures for their writer’s workshop.
|You’ve got to read this! (Nov. 14)
November 15 at 8:28 am
New books are waiting for you in your St. Charles Parish libraries.
|Navy veteran helped save lives after Luling ferry disaster
November 15 at 8:15 am
Linton Bergeron, 85, was aboard the M/V St. Charles ferry going to work as a machinist at Shell Chemical early on the morning of Oct. 20, 1976 when he saw what was about to happen.
|Mimosa Parks literacy center
November 15 at 7:44 am
Chance Gaspar in Jessica Cain’s first grade class at Mimosa Park Elementary participated in a literacy center by following along to a book on CD.
|Hunters struggle to find ducks in Lake Salvador
November 15 at 7:34 am
Local duck hunters ventured into the Lake Salvador Management Area last weekend for the opening of the season, but many struggled to kill birds.
|Saints prepare for biggest game of season
November 15 at 7:27 am
The New Orleans Saints steamrolled over the Dallas Cowboys 49-17 Sunday night, but they must now prepare for the biggest game of the season when the San Francisco 49ers come to town this weekend.
|Borromeo flag football team finishes season 10-0
November 15 at 7:25 am
With a 10-0 record, the varsity flag football team at St. Charles Borromeo School in Destrehan won first place in the River Parishes Catholic League.
|This week’s Humane Society showcase adoption pets
November 15 at 7:24 am
This week’s Humane Society showcase are Siamese cats.
|Reading buddies at St. Rose Elementary
November 14 at 10:34 pm
St. Rose Elementary students from Mrs. Fitzsimmons’ 4th grade homeroom class met with their reading buddies, Shelly Pilie’s first grade class, to assist them in choosing just right books for independent reading.
|Week nine players of the week
November 14 at 9:39 pm
Players of the week for week nine of the 2013 high school football season.
|J.B. Martin wins district volleyball title for third-straight year
November 14 at 9:31 pm
The J. B. Martin Lady Cougars volleyball team won the district title for the third year in a row.
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• Wildcats fall short in bid for state title
• Destrehan falls short of state championship appearance in semi-final loss to Acadiana
• Tigers try to make history
• Playoff quarterfinals players of the week
• Trip to Dome at stake Wildcats battle No.1 Acadiana
Des Allemands man charged with home arson - 2560 views
A 43-year-old Des Allemands man was arrested and charged with an arson that destroyed a shed and caused extensive damage to a home on Matherne Drive last May.
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