What's Happening

American Legion hosts blood drive
January 31, 2006 at 2:53 pm
On Saturday, February 4, The American Legion in Destrehan will host an Ochsner Community Blood Drive from 10 a.m.-2 p.m., at the American Legion Hall in St. Rose (12188 River Road).

Krewe of Des Allemands dance
January 31, 2006 at 2:52 pm
The Krewe of Des Allemands will hold their annual Mardi Gras Dance on Saturday, February 4 in Des Allemands at the St. Gertrude, Father Mac Community Center.

Myths and monsters exhibit open at Nicholls
January 31, 2006 at 2:45 pm
“Myths and Monsters” is the sixth annual exhibit organized by the Nicholls chapter of Kappa Pi International Honorary Art Fraternity.

Library speaker journeys to Africa to discover roots
January 31, 2006 at 2:43 pm
In conjunction with Black History month, West Regional Library in Luling is offering “A Journey to Africa”, on Thursday, Feb. 2.

Local author to sign mystery novel
January 31, 2006 at 2:41 pm
Local author Barbara Colley will be signing MARRIED TO THE MOP, her latest hardcover Charlotte LaRue mystery novel at Mochaccino's in Destrehan on Saturday, January 28, from 10--11 am.

Friends of St. Charles library hold book sale
January 31, 2006 at 2:40 pm
The Friends of St. Charles Library will hold a special one day book sale at the Book Nook in Hahnville on Friday, February 10, from 8:30a.m. until 4:00p.m.

St. Charles Community Band to hold concert
January 31, 2006 at 2:32 pm
The St. Charles Community Band will hold a concert on Sunday, January 29. The concert will be held at the Hahnville High School auditorium in Boutte. This concert will start at 2 :00 pm and is free to the public.

River Parishes Transit Authority to meet
January 31, 2006 at 2:31 pm
The River Parishes Transit Authority will hold its regular monthly meeting on Wednesday, February 1 at 3:30 p.m. at the South Louisiana Port Commission Meeting Room, 171 Belle Terre Blvd., LaPlace, LA.

No need to cook on Superbowl Sunday
January 31, 2006 at 2:28 pm
KC Council 9933 will sponsor a baked chicken dinner in the Parish Center on Sunday, February 5, from 10 a.m. till sold out.

St. Gertrude Catholic Church to hold dance
January 31, 2006 at 2:27 pm
St. Gertrude Catholic Church will hold a dance on Saturday, January 28 from 8:00p.m. to 12:00 midnight, at the Father Mac Community Center in Des Allemands.

Krewe of Lul Parade meeting schedule
January 31, 2006 at 2:25 pm
The parade will be held Saturday - February 25, - 12 noon.

DHS to host financial aid workshop
January 31, 2006 at 2:23 pm
Destrehan High School’s senior counselor, Margaret Chauvin, will conduct a financial aid workshop on Thursday, January 26, at 7:00pm in the school auditorium.

Bingo hall
January 31, 2006 at 2:17 pm
reopens February 1

DU Banquet
January 31, 2006 at 2:13 pm
January 26

Principal of the Year took unconventional path to top
Principal of the Year took unconventional path to top
Despite recently being named Louisiana High School Principal of the Year, Hahnville High School Principal Ken Oertling’s life is one that could have gone down a much different path.