|Looking Back...The George Prince ferry
June 27 at 9:31 am
I was looking through my father’s old 35mm slides and found this rare photo taken around 1965.
|United Way scholarships
June 20 at 5:38 pm
United Way of St. Charles recently awarded LIVE UNITED scholarships to eight St. Charles Parish graduating high school seniors.
|Student graduates from Latter-Day Saint seminary
June 20 at 5:36 pm
Destrehan High School graduate Isaiah Harding accepted his graduation certificate May 25 for completing four years of early-morning scripture study classes from The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints seminary program.
|“Murphy” Humane Society showcase adoption pet
June 20 at 5:36 pm
This week’s Humane Society showcase pet is Murphy.
|St. Charles Parish Sheriff’s Office detective promoted to major
June 20 at 5:30 pm
Sheriff Greg Champagne has announced the promotion of Gil Schmidt to the rank of major.
|Parish hopefuls aim for the gold at Special Olympics
June 20 at 10:00 am
Special Olympians, coaches and partners with Team Louisiana crowded into the main hall of the Edward Dufresne Community Center last week for a send off celebration that included a meal, fellowship and dancing only a day before the state’s delegation was to head out to New Jersey for the 2014 Special Olympics USA Games that takes place every four years.
|Teachers roar into summer
June 13 at 11:03 am
Mimosa Park Elementary teachers celebrated Teacher Appreciation Week just before school let out for the summer.
|“Mitzi” Humane Society showcase adoption pet
June 13 at 11:02 am
This week’s Humane Society showcase pet is Mitzi.
|River Parishes students receive scholarships
June 13 at 11:00 am
Six River Parishes high school seniors received academic scholarships at the recent annual River Parishes Education Foundation (RPEF) scholarship dinner in LaPlace.
|Put an end to your summertime mosquito woes
June 13 at 10:52 am
As the temperatures rise and summer quickly approaches, mosquito populations are growing and the insects are becoming more and more intrusive.
|Students wave goodbye for the summer
June 06 at 10:26 am
Mimosa Park Students waved goodbye to the 2013-2014 school year last week as they boarded the buses one last time until next school year.
|St. Charles chapter named Rotary Club of the Year
June 06 at 10:25 am
The Rotary Club of St. Charles was recently presented with several awards, including the Rotary Club of the Year (Large Club), Presidential Citation and the Club Achievement Award at the District 6840 Conference.
|“Evan” Humane Society showcase adoption pet
June 06 at 10:23 am
This week’s Humane Society showcase pet is Evan.
|Young at Art month of May winners
June 06 at 10:19 am
Two St. Charles Parish students were recently named art winners for the month of May for River Parishes Hospital.
|Hahnville principal to vie for state principal of the year
June 06 at 10:17 am
Hahnville High School principal Ken Oertling has been announced as a finalist for Louisiana Principal of the Year.
Oertling will join a panel of ten finalists who will be interviewed by the Board of Elementary and Secondary Education later this month.
June 06 at 10:07 am
Kim and Mary Lou Daves of Coila, Miss. announce the engagement and upcoming marriage of their daughter, Jessica Daves, to Gage Cortez.
|Library program offers cash prizes to kids, adults who read this summer
June 06 at 9:50 am
The summer reading program is back once again at St. Charles Parish libraries for readers of all ages who want to flex their literary muscles and get a chance to win prizes.
|Book review: “The Death of Bees”
May 30 at 12:17 pm
The Death of Bees, a fiction book written by Lisa O’Donnel, is set in destitute parts of modern-day Glasgow.
When members of the Rotary Club of St. Charles Parish landed in the Honduran city...
This week’s Humane Society showcase pet is Blackie, a 7-month-old female lab....
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• LSU AgCenter: Helpful tips for controlling cold-weather snails and slugs
• Hurst Girl Power group creates giant wreaths for the holidays
• Norco Elementary announces Teacher of the Year
• Luling students help Santa decorate hospital Christmas tree
Destrehan’s football season came to an end Saturday night with a 23-7 loss to...
Former Hahnville High School and current Louisiana College quarterback Easton...
• DHS baseball players raise money for former coach battling cancer
• Destrehan must slow Acadiana’s veer attack to win 5A state title
• Speed Demons win parish soccer championship
• Deer hunting in Texas should be on everyone’s bucket list
• Destrehan advances to state title game with win over West Monroe
$5 million school expansion honors Norco Vietnam pilot killed in 9/11 attacks - 705 views
A $5 million renovation of St. Charles Catholic High School will feature a memorial to a St. Charles Parish-raised Air Force pilot killed while valiantly trying to save a woman during the Sept. 11, 2001 attack on the Pentagon.