|Middle-school kids toot their own horns
January 10, 2007 at 12:58 pm
LULING - R. K. Smith Middle School participated in several events at City Park’s Christmas in the Oaks celebration.
|New Sarpy toy drive was a BIG success
January 10, 2007 at 12:55 pm
NEW SARPY - Toys for Tots representatives and New Sarpy Elementary Staff members lent a helping hand by sorting the toys collected by the school during the Christmas toy drive.
|Toys, toys and more toys for parish kids
January 10, 2007 at 12:47 pm
DESTREHAN - The Destrehan High School Interact club collected Christmas gifts for the needy in St. Charles Parish.
|Get out of debt FAST
January 10, 2007 at 12:40 pm
You can make more money, pay off your debts without chopping up a single credit card and live high on the hog day after worry-free day with financial tips from ordinary people just like you.
January 10, 2007 at 12:34 pm
Nattie Swan is St. Charles Parish’s best new advice columnist for kids and their parents. Let her help you. Send questions to the editor.
|Colette’s King Cake recipe just in time for Mardi Gras
January 10, 2007 at 12:27 pm
I decided to make a king cake for a garden club meeting. It was rather a rush job, except for the time it took for the dough to rise.
|What value - if any - does reality television hold?
January 10, 2007 at 12:13 pm
Imagine opening your eyes in the morning and with one eye barely open you focus in on a unshaven cameraman with a wide-angle lens in one hand and a half-eaten jelly donut in the other, and a sound boom towering over your bed.
|You don’t have to be tired
January 10, 2007 at 12:02 pm
An astounding three out of four Americans - that's almost 225 million people - say they often lack the energy to do all the things they'd like to do.
|Summer's closer than you think
January 10, 2007 at 11:57 am
Warm weather and summer are right around the corner and you know what that means - bathing suits.
|Archbishop Hughes continues fight for racial justice
January 05, 2007 at 10:21 am
A scant half century ago, Archbishop Joseph Francis Rummel of New Orleans shocked the Christian community by proclaiming that segregation was sinful. Before then, the south had resisted the growing civil rights movement in the nation by pushing the movement that separate but equal facilities were alright.
|SOLVE your own problems and leave GOV’T out of it
January 05, 2007 at 10:18 am
Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world; indeed, it's the only thing that ever has. - Margaret Mead
|West Nile virus made 194 of us sick in 2006
January 05, 2007 at 10:16 am
The Louisiana Department of Health and Hospitals has updated to 194 the total number of West Nile virus cases for the year that ended Dec. 31.
|State wants MORE adults to get a college education
January 05, 2007 at 10:15 am
Louisiana is calling for more educated adults. The Southern Regional Education Board and the Louisiana Board of Regents have announced a joint initiative that will make it easier for for those without a college degree to enroll at a Louisiana public college or university and earn a degree or other college credentials.
|Louisiana smoking ban will change the way you ... eat?
January 05, 2007 at 10:13 am
Louisiana's restaurants, public places, public buildings and most other places of employment became smoke-free with the start of the new year.
|$500 reward for vandals who trashed Christmas display
January 05, 2007 at 10:05 am
Eric and Nena Matherne of Bayou Gauche thought their holidays went off without a hitch until they came home to find their elaborate Christmas display had been trashed.
|Real Estate Transactions
January 05, 2007 at 9:57 am
The following Real Estate Transactions were taken from the public records at the St. Charles Parish Courthouse. Below you will find purchased homes and vacant land in the St. Charles Parish area. The following took place primarily during of December. I would like to wish you and your family a HAPPY NEW YEAR! May it blessed.
|This week’s BEST-BUY GOODIES at the German Coast Farmer’s Market
January 05, 2007 at 9:55 am
Check out this week's preview of the great items at the Ferman Coast Farmer's Market.
|Camera Shootout 2007: $500 to be won in our new contest
January 05, 2007 at 9:53 am
Our competition is open to photographers in St. Charles Parish and all surrounding parishes - and to make sure everyone can join in on the fun, both digital and print formats are approved.
Luling Living Center held their annual Mardi Gras celebration on Tuesday, Feb. 18. ...
This week’s Humane Society showcase pet is Annie. ...
• Krewe of Lul Grand Marshal Yvonne “Choote” Troxler Champagne
• Norco Elementary student chosen for district honor choir
• Harry Hurst Middle School Beta Club Inductees
• New season of Community Education offers a variety of fun and enlightening classes
• You’ve got to read this! (Feb. 20)
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The Destrehan Lady Wildcats refuse to lose and now find themselves two wins away...
• Hahnville wrestler wins state championship
• Tigers must control tempo to knock off Comeaux
• Lady Wildcats roar into quarterfinals against Walker
• HHS trio qualifies for indoor track championships
• Destrehan falls in second round after Acadiana comeback
Professional auto theft ring targets Chevy trucks, SUVs - 1065 views
An auto theft ring operating in St. Charles Parish is targeting Chevrolet trucks and SUVs that are five to 10 years old, according to Sheriff Greg Champagne.