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Churches offer more chances to strengthen bond with Christ
April 05, 2012 at 8:53 am
With Easter fast approaching, churches across St. Charles Parish will give their followers more opportunities to strengthen their relationships with Jesus this weekend.

Robo-shooter takes young HHS robotics team to quarterfinals
April 05, 2012 at 8:51 am
The Hahnville High School Robotics team competed against nearly 50 teams from around the region to see who could pick up and throw a basketball the best – remotely.

Voters will decide fate of $60 million for schools, hospital
April 05, 2012 at 8:47 am
St. Charles Parish residents will get the first chance to decide whether the school system and the hospital will be able to borrow a combined $60 million when early voting begins Saturday.

Luling resident Renee Simpson has her very own Easter Bunnies at home all year. Hopping down the bunny trail
April 04, 2012 at 9:58 am
They also require a lot of maintenance which can be hard for small children to keep up.

Rotarians Tanya Colee, Carl Cantrelle and Greg Lier pose with Citizen of the Year Audrey Raziano (holding plaque). Rotary names super volunteer Citizen of Year
March 29, 2012 at 3:17 pm
Anyone who has volunteered in St. Charles Parish has probably met Audrey Raziano. Each year she spends thousands of hours volunteering to help dozens of causes – from education and financial assistance to cancer research.

Joe Solito, Austin Bergeron, Matt Duhe and Joshua Stoker have already completed a variety of professional projects at their mulimedia company. Destrehan teen tycoons place second in national contest
March 29, 2012 at 3:15 pm
Destrehan students Austin Bergeron, Matt Duhe, Joe Solito and Joshua Stoker founded StudioVictus last November. Although the company is only a few months old, they have completed a variety of professional projects with nearly a dozen more on the way to completion.

Morel elected judge by slim margin
March 29, 2012 at 3:11 pm
Luling attorney Michele Morel is the next 19th Judicial District Court judge. She beat opponent Timothy Marcel by 168 votes during Saturday’s election.

SCP industry growth creates hundreds of permanent jobs
March 29, 2012 at 3:09 pm
With billions of dollars worth of projects on the horizon, St. Charles Parish companies will be hiring hundreds of new employees in the coming years.

A special bond A special bond
March 29, 2012 at 1:44 pm
Daniel Morgan, 17, and his younger brother, Michael Love, 7, have a very special bond. Both are involved with the Bayouland Special Olympics — while Daniel volunteers his time and energy in coaching the kids, Michael is one of the athletes.

This photo of local 8th grade student Kristen Singleton was featured on the cover of CUE magazine, a Gambit production. Destrehan's Cover Girl
March 26, 2012 at 9:09 am
Kristen Singleton is like many 8th graders in St. Charles parish – she’s a member of the Harry Hurst Middle dance team and particpates in church groups.

Proposed bill would judge teachers on state testing scores
March 26, 2012 at 8:44 am
Fifty percent of a teacher’s evaluation will come from student standardized test results if a Louisiana House of Representatives bill passes during this legislative session.

Rowena Smith, 84, first started singing with her siblings on the side of 1st Street in St. Rose when she was just 5 years old. Smith has continued to sing in churches throughout her life and a video of her singing has attracted more than 1.3 million views 84-year-old’s gospel song goes viral on YouTube
March 26, 2012 at 8:42 am
Rowena Smith has always been able to draw a crowd with her powerful voice, but she never dreamed her singing would be heard by more than a million people all over the world.

Most School Board members against term limits
March 26, 2012 at 8:40 am
St. Charles voters may have the opportunity to impose term limits on public school board members later this year if a proposed bill passes through congress.

Morel defeats Marcel by less than 200 votes
March 24, 2012 at 11:02 pm
Luling attorney Michele Morel is the next 19th Judicial District Court judge. She beat opponent Timothy Marcel by 168 votes during Saturday's election.

Pictured is one part of the extensive collection of vintage technology that was displayed at local libraries in honor of Teen Tech Week last week. Tape deck, typewriter on display during library’s Teen Tech Week
March 16, 2012 at 10:27 am
In honor of Teen Tech Week, a national initiative, St. Charles libraries geared up last week to get area youth excited about technology.

Mya LaGrange, Kayla Demma, Holly Sweeney and Forest Muller recently won second place in a statewide competition geared towards helping tourism. Local teens win $9,000 prize in statewide social media competition
March 16, 2012 at 10:21 am
Four senior team members at the Satellite Center are helping the Louisiana tourism industry promote the state’s bicentennial celebrations this year.

Bills would make it easier for parish students to leave district
March 16, 2012 at 10:21 am
School Board members and district administration are very worried about legislation that could change school districts across Louisiana, including St. Charles.

The St. Charle Parish Public Schools' 2012 Teachers of the Year. Teachers of the Year
March 16, 2012 at 10:21 am
School employees gathered at Ormond Plantation last week to honor this year’s most outstanding educators.

Sheriff supports harsher punishment for copper thieves
March 09, 2012 at 9:36 am
Copper thieves in St. Charles could be facing harsher punishments if a recently-introduced bill passes through the Louisiana House of Representatives.

More than 35,000 people visited the German Coast Farmers’ Market in 2011. The market currently receives $30,000 in annual funding from the parish government. Farmers’ Market officials say government funding needed to survive
March 09, 2012 at 9:35 am
During a St. Charles Parish Council meeting last week, a Hahnville resident and a few council members questioned whether the German Coast Farmers’ Market should continue to receive $30,000 in annual funding from the government.


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Just one more: Hahnville a win away from bringing home a state championship
Just one more: Hahnville a win away from bringing home a state championship
Hahnville will attempt to secure its seventh state championship, and its first since 2003, when it takes the field at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome Saturday night to take on Zachary in the Class 5A championship game. Kickoff is scheduled for 7 p.m.