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Door-to-door surveys for sewer rehab

Residents in the Luling area that have answered door-to-door surveys are helping St. Charles Parish in its quest to apply for a Louisiana Community Development Block Grant that would be used to rehabilitate the sewer system.Read More...
October 26, 2009 at 8:55 am
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Sheriff's Reports

Arrests
•Garnet D. Marshall, Jr., 28, of 200 Sunset Ct. #74 in Hahnville, was arrested on Oct. 8 and charged with possession with intent to distribute crack cocaine, possession of cocaine, possession of marijuana, possession of drug paraphernalia, and use of a controlled substance in the presence of juveniles.Read More...
October 26, 2009 at 8:54 am
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Doctors find clues to why H1N1 is hitting younger generation hardest

The great majority of people who have caught the swine flu have recovered quickly, with nothing more than a few days of missed work or school to show for it. But the mystery of H1N1 is that unlike the seasonal flu, which can cause complications in the elderly or very young, H1N1 is hitting children and young adults the hardest.Read More...
October 26, 2009 at 8:52 am
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Local ‘House Hunters' needed for reality TV show

Cable television’s popular home and garden network, HGTV, could be headed to St. Charles Parish in search of homebuyers to feature in their No. 1 ranked series “House Hunters.”Read More...
October 26, 2009 at 8:50 am
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Hunter education field day Oct. 25

ST. CHARLES PARISH - The St. Charles Sheriff’s Office will host a hunter education field day class on Oct. 25 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

The class will be held at the firing range behind the Nelson Coleman Correctional Center on Hwy. 3127.

Participants must complete the Hunter Safety Education Class beforehand. This class is available online at www.wlf.louisiana.gov/hunting/education/homestudyprogram. State law requires that all individuals born on or after Sept. 1, 1969 must obtain a hunting license prior to hunting in Louisiana.

The class will be limited to 30 students. To pre-register, call 985-783-1173.
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October 25, 2009 at 8:59 am
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Historic churches book signing

DESTREHAN - Author George Gurtner and photographer Frank H. Methe will be on hand at the German Coast Farmers’ Market at Ormond Plantation on River Road in Destrehan on Saturday, Oct. 24 to sign their book, “Historic Churches of Old New Orleans,” which captures in words and magnificent color photos, the incredible history of 50 of the oldest Catholic Churches in New Orleans.

All proceeds from the sale will go to restore the historically significant St. Alphonsus Church in the Irish Channel of New Orleans.
The book signing will begin at market’s opening at 8 a.m. and will continue until closing at noon.
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October 24, 2009 at 8:58 am
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Historic churches book signing

DESTREHAN - Author George Gurtner and photographer Frank H. Methe will be on hand at the German Coast Farmers’ Market at Ormond Plantation on River Road in Destrehan on Saturday, Oct. 24 to sign their book, “Historic Churches of Old New Orleans,” which captures in words and magnificent color photos, the incredible history of 50 of the oldest Catholic Churches in New Orleans.

All proceeds from the sale will go to restore the historically significant St. Alphonsus Church in the Irish Channel of New Orleans.
The book signing will begin at market’s opening at 8 a.m. and will continue until closing at noon.
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October 24, 2009 at 8:58 am
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Hahnville dominates Dutchtown, Destrehan falls to ESJ

The Hahnville Tigers clawed their way to another huge victory, knocking out Dutchtown 41-7. Meanwhile, the Destrehan Wildcats had another tough night, falling to East St. John 41-9.Read More...
October 23, 2009 at 11:23 pm
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Fall book sale in Hahnville Oct. 23

HAHNVILLE - The Friends of the St. Charles Library will hold their fall book sale on Oct. 23 from 9 .m. to 4 p.m. and Oct. 24 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Book Nook next to the Hahnville library.
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October 23, 2009 at 9:01 am
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Parish’s fire, road, health tax renewals pass

Voters decided to renew property taxes that will support the St. Charles Community Health Center, the fire departments and road construction.Read More...
October 21, 2009 at 12:47 pm
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Not just students who show school spirit during rivalry

Those looking for school spirit this week won't just find it in the halls of Destrehan and Hahnville, but instead will see it all around the courthouse on Friday.Read More...
October 21, 2009 at 10:35 am
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Lady Wildcats knock off Tigers, move to 23-7

The Destrehan Lady Cats swept the Hahnville Lady Tigers 25-19, 25-17 and 25-14 to improve to 23-7 on the year and 4-2 in district.Read More...
October 21, 2009 at 10:33 am
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Another game, another talented offense for Destrehan to defend

Destrehan struggled on both sides of the ball in their 48-10 loss to rival Hahnville, and things won't be any easier this week when the Wildcats travel to East St. John.Read More...
October 21, 2009 at 10:32 am
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Tigers must be prepared for 2 separate Dutchtown offenses

It’s hard for a team to look any better than Hahnville did last week, dominating both sides of the ball for a crushing 48-10 defeat of Destrehan. But head coach Lou Valdin knows that his team will need a similar effort every game for the next few weeks if they hope to sweep through district.Read More...
October 21, 2009 at 10:31 am
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Responsibility lands RJV kids at the top

PARADIS - R.J. Vial Elementary School in Paradis recognizes the following students for displaying the character trait of “responsibility.”Read More...
October 21, 2009 at 10:29 am
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Students learn the art of interviewing

LULING - Team members from the Culinary Arts and HRT (Hotel, Restaurant, Tourism) Administration courses at the Satellite Center performed mock interviews with human resource officers from the greater New Orleans area.Read More...
October 21, 2009 at 10:28 am
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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.