|Democrats have major say in Republican elections
November 04, 2011 at 9:16 am
The recent state elections gave a little more clarity to political trends in Louisiana. It is disappointing that only 35 percent of the registered voters in the state exercised their right to select their leaders in government, but that 35 percent is a good sample to help analyze the political landscape in the Bayou State as it currently exists.
|Meet my soul friends
November 04, 2011 at 9:15 am
I would like to share with you about some souls who have become very special friends of mine. This may sound funny, or even crazy to some, but it is very real to me,and I’m convinced of the truth of it.
|Tigers, Wildcats take parish’s center stage
November 04, 2011 at 9:14 am
Pride will be on the line Friday night when the Destrehan Wildcats travel to Hahnville High School to battle the Tigers at 7 p.m.
|Lunches for Learning helps Hondurans get through school
November 04, 2011 at 9:13 am
Two officials of Lunches for Learning Inc. told members of the St. Charles Rotary Club at their meeting last week about their program that helps school children in poverty-ridden Honduras stay in school.
|What the Occupation Wall Street crowd should focus on
October 28, 2011 at 9:37 am
The Occupy Wall Street (OWS) crowd has ensconced itself in New York City and doesn’t appear to be going home anytime soon.
|The real cost of being unhealthy
October 28, 2011 at 9:36 am
By Jim Brown, JimBrownLa.com
|Winners swim with the mainstream
October 28, 2011 at 9:35 am
By John Maginnis, LaPolitics.com
|Election season not over yet
October 28, 2011 at 9:34 am
The first election for state and parish offices is over, but hold tight. There’s another one ahead.
|Early voting spikes interest in election
October 21, 2011 at 9:29 am
Voters in Louisiana and St. Charles Parish will decide Saturday who runs their governments for the next four years. Campaigns for the different offices have been active, to say the least, and of different calibers.
|Rigs to reefs money should benefit fisheries
October 14, 2011 at 9:11 am
Fishermen always relish the sight of an oil rig when they head offshore to make their catch in the Gulf of Mexico.
|Hannan was a strong leader for our area
October 07, 2011 at 9:20 am
The Archdiocese of New Orleans and all of southeast Louisiana lost a very active leader with the death last week of Archbishop Philip Hannan. He will be buried today in a crypt below St. Louis Cathedral in New Orleans.
|Clarity coming for health care law
October 07, 2011 at 9:12 am
This column has made the point repeatedly that one of the major drags on the U.S. economy comes from the uncertainty that the business community faces in determining how government laws and regulations will impact its costs going forward.
|Test of character: Louisiana style
October 07, 2011 at 9:11 am
By John Maginnis, LaPolitics.com
|Fight crime, have a good time
October 07, 2011 at 9:10 am
St. Charles Parish will be alive with parties Tuesday when the National Night Out Against Crime is observed. It is an occasion that benefits us in many ways - getting to know one another in our neighborhoods and understanding how we can stand together to make our areas safer.
|Take a night out to meet the candidates
September 30, 2011 at 10:04 am
With election time nearing, St. Charles Parish residents should take advantage of the Meet the Candidates night Tuesday at 6 p.m. at Hahnville High School.
|Tax system needs to be changed
September 23, 2011 at 9:55 am
One of our country’s major problems at the present time is caused by a tax system with many flaws in it that cannot be corrected with less than a major overhaul. And that does not appear to be forthcoming.
|Representative’s budget attacks crony capitalism
September 16, 2011 at 9:33 am
If you don’t know much about Wisconsin Rep. Paul Ryan, Chairman of the House Budget Committee in Washington, you may want to Google him. You will be hearing a lot from him and about him in the years to come.
|Info tours provide behind scenes look at parish
September 16, 2011 at 9:32 am
By Renee Simpson
The 2014 St. Charles Parish Science Fair was recently held at Destrehan High School....
Michele deBruler, principal of Mimosa Park Elementary School in Luling announced...
• Reinvigorate faith through Lenten missions
• Des Allemands Elementary students awarded
• This week’s Humane Society showcase adoption pet “Woody”
• River Region Drama Guild children’s theater workshop
• New season of Community Education offers a variety of fun and enlightening classes
The Hahnville Tigers went 2-2 to open the 2014 baseball season, beating Zachary and...
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
Family begs for justice after young mother killed - 1844 views
Family and friends gathered on Sunday to celebrate the first birthday of Jade Mejia-Fequier, but it was a solemn occasion because one important person was missing.