What's Happening




Chamber of Commerce raffle tickets go on sale
September 20, 2006 at 2:23 pm
Tickets for the River Region Chamber of Commerce’s Super Raffle & Silent Auction are available to purchase by calling 359-9777.

Booster Club searching for team players
September 20, 2006 at 2:22 pm
The Destrehan Booster CLub will be hosting its annual Cypress Bowl on Sun., Oct 22., and is looking for interested residents to form teams for the surrounding areas.

Alligator Festival golf tournament tees off
September 20, 2006 at 2:21 pm
The 17th annual Alligator Golf Classic is scheduled for Oct. 6 at Noon at the Willowdale Country Club in Luling.

Stroke screening Oct. 2 at First Baptist
September 20, 2006 at 2:20 pm
Life Line screening, which can reduce the risk of having a stroke, will be held at the First Baptist Church on Oct. 2.

DHS hosts ACT prep nights
September 20, 2006 at 2:19 pm
Destrehan high school is hosts ACT prep nights for high school juniors and seniors at the DHS campus on Oct. 1 and Oct. 8 from 2 to 5 p.m.

Rivertown theatre holds auditions
September 20, 2006 at 2:17 pm
The Rivertown Repertory Theatre will hold auditions on Sat., Sept. 23 at 11 a.m. at the theatre located at 325 Minor St. in Kenner.

Senior adults invited to enter contest
September 13, 2006 at 2:37 pm
The St. Charles Council of Aging is currently accepting entries for their 2007 calendar contest.

Library to hold flash fiction course
September 13, 2006 at 2:35 pm
The St. Charles Parish East Library will be holding a flash fiction writing class, "Power of the Pen: Polaroid Prose," on Thurs., Sept. 28 at 6:30 p.m.

HHS tutoring program
September 13, 2006 at 2:31 pm
Hahnville High School will begin its tutoring and grade recovery program, called Hahnville’s Educational Learning Program or HELP on Sept. 19.

Governor's coastal protection meeting
September 06, 2006 at 2:04 pm
The next meeting of the governor’s Advisory Commission on Coastal Protection, Restoration and Conservation is scheduled for Sept. 8 at 9 a.m. at the Oliver Pollock Room in the Galvez Building located at 602 N. 5th St. in Baton Rouge.

Presbyterian Church to hold open house
September 06, 2006 at 2:03 pm
The First Union Presbyterian Church will hold a open house on Sept. 24 on church grounds located at 134 Lakewood Dr. in Luling.

MLK scholarship banquet set for Sept. 16
September 06, 2006 at 2:00 pm
The Martin Luther King Jr. Commemorative Organization of St. Charles Parish presents “The Dreamers’ Dream,” the thirteenth annual scholarship banquet on Sat., Sept. 16 from 7 p.m. to 11 p.m. at the John L. Dorsey Multipurpose Center located at 13635 Old Spanish Trail in Boutte.

Vieux Carre meeting Sept. 9
September 06, 2006 at 1:58 pm
The first meeting of the year for the Vieux Carre Chapter will be held on Sept. 9 at the St. Charles Library in St. Rose at 1 p.m.

HHS Touchdown Club Meeting
August 30, 2006 at 4:21 pm
The HHS Touchdown Club will hold it's weekly meeting on Tues. Sept. 5 in the HHS school cafeteria.

Free course offered
August 30, 2006 at 4:20 pm
The Boutte Assembly of God Church in Boutte will offer an Alpha course this fall.

Officer to hold book signing
August 30, 2006 at 4:19 pm
Author Patrick Yoes will be signing copies of his book “Chest Deep & Rising” at the German Coast Farmers Market on Wed., Sept. 13, from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. and on Sat., Sept. 16, from 8 a.m. to noon.

Senior athletes invited to compete
August 30, 2006 at 4:18 pm
All citizens 50 years and older are invited to a table tennis and pickle ball tournament.

Family and youth services begins self-esteem group
August 30, 2006 at 4:16 pm
Second-Step is a life skills group for girls ages 13-17. The goal of this program is to increase self-esteem, confidence and manage emotions.

Cell phone seized as part of student-teacher sex probe
Cell phone seized as part of student-teacher sex probe
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A week after two Destrehan High School teachers were arrested for allegedly having group sex with a male student, more questions are being raised about possible photographic and video evidence in the case.