DARE to stop bullying

On Wednesday, Jan. 12, St. Charles Parish Sheriff’s Department D.A.R.E. Officer Deputy Vicki Ballard Carter talked with kindergarten students at Allemands Elementary School about recognizing and preventing bullying. D.A.R.E. stands for Drug Abuse Resistance Education and is a nationwide program.

Events & Announcements

Cajun Dancers will perform at market

DESTREHAN – The Allemands Elementary School 2nd grade Cajun Dancers will perform at the east bank location of the German Coast Farmers’ Market at 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, April 24. The LSU Ag Center will be taking registrations and distributing written guidelines for the Preserve Contest to be held July 10.

Two local cookbooks are now on sale at the welcome booth: “From our Mama’s an ‘nem…” by the Oldies But Goodies Dance and Social Club, Inc., and “Jambalaya Crawfish Pie File Gumbo” by Joan Zeringue Robbins. For more information on the Market, visit