Ormond field in Destrehan is set to become a go-to spot for families in St. Charles and surrounding parishes after the St. Charles Parish Council approved a $925,200 renovation of the field. Not included in that cost total is one of the most anticipated additions – a splash park that will be constructed by way of a $350,000 donation. […]
The Ormond Civic Association(OCA) is hosting the Ormond Fall Classic 5K on Saturday, Oct. 6 at 8:30 a.m. at Cypress Lakes Country Club.
Members of the Masters Touch Drumline will perform along the race route and there will be a pool-side after party at Cypress Lakes Country Club. Proceeds from the event will be used to help kids in the community.
“Whether it be residents needing help with parish sports activities that don’t have the resources for their kids or to kids who recently lost their equipment in Isaac like The Masters Touch Drumline,” Race Director Karl Lirette said. “As many know, (The Masters Touch Drumline) have suffered recent losses during Hurricane Issac with their equipment. They will have a raffle for Beats by Dre headphones on race day and the winner will be announced at the post party.”
Registration for the race costs $15 for those aged 15 and under and $25 for those over the age of 15.
Visit oca5K.com for more information or to register. […]
After more than 220 years of history, Ormond Planation is making a name for itself as one of the better lunch dining venues in the parish. […]
The installation of new culverts underneath Ormond Boulevard will necessitate temporary lane switching for motorists for the duration of the project, set to begin in early February and end in late July.
The Sisters of Kappa Nu Chapter of Beta Sigma Phi in Luling participated in this year’s Beach Sweep 2010. The group picked up about 75 pounds of trash on Ormond Boulevard from Airline Highway to River Road. […]
By Renee Simpson
The parish is preparing to replace an existing 60-inch corrugated metal culvert under Ormond Boulevard in Destrehan, a project that will force traffic detours on the major thoroughfare. […]