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Local stores see sales spike on Black Friday

Several area retailers reported strong sales on Black Friday, with some saying that the annual kick off to the holiday shopping season was the busiest one they have had in years.Read More...
December 09, 2009 at 10:51 am
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R.K. Smith principal loses battle with cancer

R.K. Smith Middle School Principal Nicole Colleen LeBeauf, 41, lost her battle with cancer on Sunday, Nov. 29. LeBeauf was an educator for 15 years and she had a true passion for teaching children, her co-workers and friends said.Read More...
December 09, 2009 at 8:59 am
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Santa and his helpers decorate neighbors’ homes

Residents in need of a little holiday cheer will be well served to drive down Birch Street this Christmas season. Read More...
December 09, 2009 at 8:59 am
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Keeping father’s legacy alive drives grocer brothers

On any given day, customers in Majoria’s Supermarket are likely to see one or more of the store’s four owners - all brothers - chatting up patrons on topics ranging from Saints football to the goings on in the parish.Read More...
December 09, 2009 at 8:58 am
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Baptist Christmas Concert Dec. 6

LULING - The First Baptist Church of Luling will a host a Christmas Choir Concert on Sunday, Dec. 6, at 10:45 a.m.
The church is located at 921 Paul Maillard Road.
For more information, call the church office at 985-785-6297.Read More...
December 06, 2009 at 11:01 am
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Chorus Christmas concert Dec. 4

DESTREHAN - The Community Chorus of River Parishes will present its annual Christmas Dinner Concert at Ormond Country Club in Destrehan on Dec. 4, 2009. Doors will open at 6 p.m. for a social interval with cash bar. Dinner will begin at 7 p.m. with Concert following at 8 p.m.

Adoramus te Christe, Joy to the World, The Christmas Waltz, Breath of Heaven and The 12 Days After Christmas are some of the seasonal songs that will be sung, with The Hallelujah Chorus as the finale. The concert provides a wonderful opportunity for family and friends as well as business associates to gather to enjoy beautiful Christmas music and to celebrate this special time of the year together. Please call Kathy Woulfe at 985-764-9667 or Louise Broach-Fischer at 985-785-2819 to purchase tickets.
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December 04, 2009 at 11:01 am
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Tickets on sale for Dec. 4 chorus concert

The Community Chorus of River Parishes will present its annual Christmas dinner/concert at Ormond country club on Friday Dec. 4. Tickets are now available for this event by calling Kathy Woulfe at 764-9667.
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December 04, 2009 at 9:13 am
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"Bark at Bridge Park" to raise funds for new shelter

***Update: This event was rescheduled for Sunday, Dec. 20, due to forecasted inclement weather.***

The population of St. Charles Parish is growing, and that means that the stray animal population is too.Read More...
December 03, 2009 at 3:30 pm
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Loss of coach could affect recruitment of HHS star

It will be interesting to see the impact the loss of LSU running backs coach Larry Porter will have on the recruitment of Hahnville running back Alfred Blue.
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December 03, 2009 at 3:24 pm
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Fisherman withdraws big deposit from the bank

We have a rule in our boat, "If you put your rod-n-reel down to get a drink or something to eat, make sure it's secure. Tie it down or hand it to someone!" Read More...
December 03, 2009 at 3:22 pm
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"New Moon" Premiere draws parishioners

The Twilight Saga: New Moon premiered on Friday, Nov. 20th and theaters everywhere gave Twilight fans early viewing times starting at 12:01 a.m. Read More...
December 03, 2009 at 3:11 pm
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Eggnog-spiced French toast

December 03, 2009 at 3:10 pm
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"Bark at Bridge Park" to raise funds for new shelter

The population of St. Charles Parish is growing, and that means that the stray animal population is too.Read More...
December 03, 2009 at 3:08 pm
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Nine residents become

St. Charles Parish County Agent, Rene' Schmit of the LSU AgCenter, presented certificate awards to nine graduates in recognition of their completing 64 hours of course work toward certification as a Louisiana Master Gardener.Read More...
December 03, 2009 at 3:06 pm
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Nine residents become

St. Charles Parish County Agent, Rene' Schmit of the LSU AgCenter, presented certificate awards to nine graduates in recognition of their completing 64 hours of course work toward certification as a Louisiana Master Gardener.Read More...
December 03, 2009 at 3:05 pm
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Head Start, R.J. Vial, Cammon have new leaders

The recent retirement of Mildred Butler, the former director of the Head Start program for St. Charles Parish, set a series of changes into motion for area schools.Read More...
December 03, 2009 at 3:03 pm
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Council approves limited  tax hike, will cut budget
Council approves limited tax hike, will cut budget
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Saying the people of St. Charles Parish have been heard “loud and clear” about not raising taxes, Parish President Larry Cochran got council support for an amended property tax rate hike only for levees, road maintenance and recreation.