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Food donations deadline

New Sarpy – The St. Charles Parish Department of Community Services is collecting donations at its New Sarpy Office for the annual Thanksgiving Basket Program until Nov. 21. The department provides baskets of goods to residents in need for the holidays each November. Each basket contains a turkey and other dishes that one would find at a traditional Thanksgiving dinner. Residents are asked to drop off either monetary donations or a frozen turkey at the Community Services’ Office at 14564 River Road in New Sarpy or by calling (985) 764-7944 to arrange a pickup. All clients are screened by the department staff. For more information, call (985) 764-7944.Read More...
November 21, 2016 at 9:58 am

Knights of Columbus 2409 fundraiser

Hahnville – The Knights of Columbus 2409 will hold its Fall Barbeque Chicken Dinner on 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Nov. 20 at the Holy Rosary Catholic Church Community Building in Hahnville. Tickets are $8 each. The meal includes a ½-chicken, coleslaw, baked beans and bread. Assorted Read More...
November 20, 2016 at 1:32 pm

Humane Society fundraiser at Rye Canteen

Luling – The St. Charles Humane Society will receive 20 percent of all proceeds from Rye Canteen restaurant, 12287 Highway 90 in Luling, on Nov. 18 from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. Humane Society President Jackie Boudreaux said proceeds will help the organization help homeless animals in the shelter. For more information, email Jboudr3943@aol.com. Read More...
November 18, 2016 at 1:32 pm

HHS ROTC Veteran’s Day service

Hahnville – Hahnville HIgh School’s ROTC will hold a Veteran’s Day Memorial Service Friday, Nov. 11, 10 a.m. at the Veteran’s Memorial in Des Allemands.Read More...
November 11, 2016 at 12:49 pm

Veteran’s Day ceremony

Hahnville – The West St. Charles VFW Post 3750 will hold a Veteran’s Day ceremony to celebrate war veterans at 11 a.m. Friday (Nov. 11) at the St. Charles Parish Courthouse. Sheriff Greg Champagne will be guest speaker.Read More...
November 11, 2016 at 9:57 am

HHS ROTC Veteran’s Day service

Hahnville – Hahnville High School’s ROTC will hold a Veteran’s Day Memorial Service Friday, Nov. 11, 10 a.m. at the Veteran’s Memorial in Des Allemands.Read More...
November 11, 2016 at 9:57 am

Election day

St. Charles Parish – Nov. 8 is election day for the presidential election primary, which also include six amendments. All polling locations will be open 6 a.m. to 8 p.m. For more information, call (985) 783-5120.Read More...
November 08, 2016 at 12:48 pm

Absentee ballots deadline

Hahnville – Nov. 7 is the last day to submit an absentee ballot at the St. Charles Parish Courthouse, 15045 River Road, Hahnville. For more information, call (985) 783-5120.Read More...
November 07, 2016 at 12:48 pm

Shop Till You Drop Flea Market

Destrehan – Assistance For Single Parents (AFSP) will hold “Shop Till You Drop” on Saturday, Nov. 5 at its second annual Indoor Flea Market in Destrehan. The flea market will be held 8 to 11 a.m. at the St. Charles United Methodist Church, 1905 Ormond Blvd., Destrehan. For more information please visit www.AssistanceForSingleParents.org.Read More...
November 05, 2016 at 12:48 pm

Men of St. Rose fundraiser

St. Rose – The Men of St. Rose Club will hold a fish fry fundraiser at noon Nov. 5 at the Kickback Bar and Lounge, 107 St. Rose Ave. Proceeds benefit club projects. For more information, call Mike at (504) 239-5301, Joe at (504) 320-6280, Leslie at (504) 450-8417 and Paul at (504) 251-5323.Read More...
November 05, 2016 at 10:17 am

St. Charles Parish to host Veterans Day Luncheon

Luling – St. Charles Parish will host its annual Veterans Day Luncheon from 10 a.m. until 1:30 p.m. Nov. 3 at the Edward A. Dufresne Community Center, 274 Judge Edward Dufresne Parkway in Luling. Entertainment will be provided by National World War II Museum’s Victory Belles vocal trio. All St. Charles Parish veterans are invited to attend. For more information, call (985) 783-5183.Read More...
November 03, 2016 at 12:47 pm

Baby supply drive

St. Charles Parish – A baby supply drive and special event is scheduled this month. Items requested include wipes, diapers, baby powder, baby lotion, baby wash, bottles, pacifiers, clothes for babies 0 – 12 months old and blankets that can be dropped off at most Catholic churches until Oct. 28. Collection boxes have been set up at these locations. A special fundraising event will be held 2 to 5 p.m. Oct. 29 at the Paradis Fire Station. For more information, contact Kaitlyn Dunn at (985) 722-4629 or kaitlyndunn99@gmail.com.Read More...
October 29, 2016 at 10:16 am

Arc of St. Charles holding annual Trunk or Treat

Boutte – Arc of St. Charles is holding its fourth annual Trunk or Treat event 5 to 7 p.m. Oct. 27 at the Arc office, 13771 Old Spanish Trail in Boutte. Local organizations and businesses will host or provide “trunks” and pass out candy. Arc will give out awards for best decorated trunks, sell concessions, host games and a costume contest. For more information or to volunteer, call (985) 785-0971.Read More...
October 27, 2016 at 10:16 am

Haunted History Hike volunteers needed

Norco – The Hotel, Restaurant and Tourism class at the Satellite Center is hosting the Haunted History Hike at the LaBranche Wetland Watchers park on Oct. 22. Guides will take participants through a tour of five stations that will outline the History of Wetland. There will also have other family themed activities such as Trick-or-Treating, Mummy your Mommy and face painting. The event is aimed at educating youths and their families about the issues facing coastal Louisiana and to raise money to preserve Wetland Watcher Park. Read More...
October 22, 2016 at 10:15 am

Hospital Auxiliary book fundraiser

Luling – The St. Charles Parish Hospital Volunteer Services Department and STCH Auxiliary is having a Books Are Fun Book and Gift Fair Oct. 20 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Oct. 21 from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. The event will also feature games, toys and other gift ideas for sale outside the Oyster’s Pearl Cafeteria and The Lagniappe Gifts & Goodies Gift Shop. Proceeds benefit the STCH Auxiliary. For more information, call Donna Palahang at (985) 785-4258 or email Donna.Palahang@ochsner.org.Read More...
October 20, 2016 at 10:15 am

Steib benefit tournament scheduled

Luling - A Sam Steib Benefit Tournament will be held Oct. 15 at West Bank Bridge Park that will feature men’s softball and a co-ed cabbage ball. Entry fee is $250 per team. Proceeds benefit Sam’s Recovery Fund. For more information or to register, call or text (504) 319-2146.Read More...
October 15, 2016 at 10:24 am

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A Boutte man accused of impersonating a police officer as he went door to door asking for money was arrested last week and charged with false impersonation of a peace officer.