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Brody Humane Society showcase adoption pet “Brody””
August 22, 2014 at 10:04 am
This week’s Humane Society showcase pet is Brody.

Dow provides $75K grant for technical college Dow provides $75K grant for technical college
August 22, 2014 at 10:03 am
South Central Louisiana Technical College received a donation from DOW in the amount of $75,000 for the college’s expansion project.

Louis Lowe Jr. Cox inspirational hero
August 22, 2014 at 10:02 am
St. Rose Elementary student Louis Lowe Jr. is a 2nd grader who was chosen as the Cox Inspirational Hero at the end of last school year.

Ballet performs at nursing home Ballet performs at nursing home
August 22, 2014 at 10:00 am
River Region Ballet continues performed for the residents of Luling Living Center and Ormond Nursing and Care Center on Saturday, July 26.

You’ve got to read this! (Aug. 21)
August 22, 2014 at 9:58 am
New books are waiting for you in your St. Charles Parish libraries.

Isabella Distefano, Cara Frangella, Ella Matherne, Abby Matherne, Taylor Champagne, Kate Faucheux and Clare Kluttz. Children get acting bug at River Region Drama theatre workshop
August 22, 2014 at 9:57 am
This summer, the River Region Drama Guild’s Children’s Summer Theatre Workshop presented “I Believe in Make Believe”.

Vacation bible school participants Thomas Adcock, Emily Adcock, Isabella Ricks, Sarah Green and Preston Matthews present a check for the Louisiana Methodist Children’s Home to Doug Hall, Development Officer, during the morning worship service on Sunday, June 29. “Workshop of Wonders” raises $600 for children’s non-profit
August 22, 2014 at 9:50 am
New Life Community Church, the joint ministry of Luling United Methodist and First Union Presbyterian, hosted Cokesbury’s Workshop of Wonders vacation bible school from June 23 through 27 and had approximately 125 children and volunteers in attendance each night.

When Destrehan senior Bailey Lanier takes the football field this fall it will be in two capacities, that of a marching band drummer and as the team’s starting punter. Drummer’s pregame routine lands him starting role on football team
August 22, 2014 at 9:33 am
Bailey Lanier is a big guy.

Come sing with the Community Chorus of River Parishes
August 15, 2014 at 10:56 am
LULING – The Community Chorus of River Parishes is looking for new members to begin its 2014 Christmas season.

Coco Humane Society showcase adoption pet “Coco””
August 15, 2014 at 10:55 am
This week’s Humane Society showcase pet is Coco.

Councilwoman Traci Fletcher (center) surrounded by members of the Nocro Civic Association. Norco Civic Association members recognized for efforts to provide safe sidewalks for students
August 15, 2014 at 10:54 am
Members of the Norco Civic Association were recently recognized by Parish President V.J. St. Pierre for their efforts beginning in 2008 for the construction of safe sidewalks in Norco.

You’ve got to read this! (Aug. 14)
August 15, 2014 at 10:28 am
New books are waiting for you in your St. Charles Parish libraries.

Lauren Beadle Book review: “Afterparty”
August 15, 2014 at 10:27 am
Afterparty, a realistic fiction novel written by Ann Redisch Stampler, explores the life of a teenage girl as she travels around North America with her father.

Humble Hearts Association founder Donna Miller poses with Judge Lauren Lemmon of the 29th Judicial District Court in Hahnville. Non-profit expands to serve parish’s drug court participants
August 15, 2014 at 10:21 am
Nestled in an out of the way part of the parish next to a duck hunting camp in Paradis is a new center where drug offenders in St. Charles Parish are offered a way to do community service that is not only a help to the community at large, but also to themselves.

Self-proclaimed “last living cowboy in St. Charles Parish” Donald J. Horn has played guitar and sung for over 60 years, but only began performing publicly at age 77. Country crooner proves it is never too late to follow dreams
August 15, 2014 at 10:15 am
Last year Des Allemands resident Donald J. Horn mounted the stage at Luling Living Center for his first performance as a country musician.

Daisy, Peach and Luigi Humane Society showcase adoption pets “Daisy, Peach and Luigi”
August 08, 2014 at 1:16 pm
Throughout Aug. 31 all cat adoptions have been reduced to $40 due to overflow of felines at the St. Charles parish Animal Shelter.

Book review: “America Again: Re-becoming the Greatness We Never Weren’t” Book review: “America Again: Re-becoming the Greatness We Never Weren’t”
August 08, 2014 at 1:15 pm
America Again by Stephen Colbert is a witty continuation of political satire that is Colbert’s Show on Comedy Central: The Colbert Report.

Back (L-R) Harold Blood, principal; Tiffany Cologne, LPC; Jordan Smith; Roneldo Bolden, Jerome Cunningham, Brain Sandolph, Jerry Smith, Director of Child Welfare and Attendance; Norman Dixon, RSW. Front (L-R) RaQuan Joseph, Zain Cameron and Dawn Christan, LCSW. R.K. Smith Middle School counseling intervention program
August 08, 2014 at 1:13 pm
Several students from R.K. Smith Middle School in Luling successfully completed the Counseling Intervention Program.

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2015 Krewe of Lul Grand Marshal
2015 Krewe of Lul Grand Marshal
At 90 years old, the Krewe of Lul’s grand marshal can be hard to catch up with....
2015 Mardi Gras Royalty
2015 Mardi Gras Royalty
While the world is hearing about Rex, Zulu and Muses, St. Charles is preparing for...

Man charged with aggravated rape of  12-year-old girl
Man charged with aggravated rape of 12-year-old girl
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A 28-year-old man was arrested after he was accused of having sex with a 12-year-old girl almost three years ago.
The man’s name is being withheld to protect the identity of the victim.