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River Region Ballet is celebrating its 20th cultural season, auditions for Nutcracker planned Sept. 7
River Region Ballet is celebrating its 20th cultural season. For the past 20 years the company has worked to bring the art of dance to St. Charles Parish.
Fri Aug 29, 2014
LSU-Wisconsin showdown is on the doorstep and NOLA.com's Randy Rosetta is ready for one last chat: Noon Friday
Wisconsin showdown is on the doorstep and NOLA.com's Randy Rosetta is ready for one last chat: Noon Friday LSU left tackle La'el Collins and the rest of the Tigers are ready to get the 2014 season revved up.
Wed Aug 27, 2014
Total Woman Club of St. Rose celebrates 38 years, audit preparation class set
The Total Woman Club of St. Rose recently celebrated its 38th anniversary with a bus holiday event, which included dinner at the Olive Garden in Kenner, followed by a concert featuring Linda Wright.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
ormond park Ormond Community Park
Brooklynn Brown, 3, splashes through water after a grand re-opening of Ormond Community Park in Destrehan on Tuesday, June 24, 2014.
Little Red Church Children's Coronation in Destrehan announces queens
The Miss Little Red Church Children's Coronation recently held its annual pageant at St. Charles Borromeo Gym in Destrehan.
Destrehan residents attend Cajun Congress, craft fair set, mentors needed
Several Destrehan residents were among thousands who attended the fifth Congres Mondial Acadien or the World Acadian Congress Aug. 8-24 in in Madawaska, Maine.
Sun Aug 24, 2014
River Region Ballet will hold auditions for 'The Nutcracker' Sept. 7
River Region Ballet will hold auditions for its production of the full-length ballet, "The Nutcracker," with music by P.I. Tchaikovsky, on Sept.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
St. Charles voters elect DA, 2 judges and 7 School Board members
Voters in St. Charles Parish on Friday re-elected District Attorney Joel Chaisson II, along with two district judges, and seven of eight school board members.
Musical director needed, golf tourney set in Destrehan, seeking singers
SeLah Productions Inc. will hold auditions for a musical director on August 30 at St. James Parish Library, 1879 W. Main St., in Lutcher.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
St. Charles Parish crime reports, Aug. 18-20
Robert J. Ory, 72, 140 Dianne Drive, St. Rose, was arrested 8/18/14 and booked with DWI and failure to yield.
Destrehan Plantation receives $1 million donation to begin major development plan
The Azby Fund recently presented $1 million to Destrehan Plantation for a major development project.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
Rowena Smith of St. Rose honored, car and bike show set
Rowena Smith of St. Rose received a lifetime achievement award from the 81st annual National Convention of Gospel Choirs and Choruses on Aug. 4 in New Orleans.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Baton Rouge lawyer publishes his photos of the region in 2 books
Randy Roussel's books are available at Cottonwood Books in Baton Rouge, the Louisiana State Museum and Octavia Books in New Orleans.
Sun Aug 17, 2014
Girl Scouts to hold recruiting events Sept. 6 in Luling, Destrehan, LaPlace
Girl Scouts in the River Parishes are holding three recruitment events Sept. 6 from 10 a.m. to noon in Luling, Destrehan and LaPlace.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
Lee tabbed as Tulane's starting quarterback
Redshirt-freshman Tanner Lee will be Tulane's starting quarterback when the Green Wave open the 2014 season at Tulsa on Aug. 28. Lee, of Destrehan, entered preseason camp atop the depth chart after a solid showing during spring practice.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
Mon Aug 11, 2014
Artists needed for craft show, Destrehan High sports passes on sale
St. Charles United Methodist Church in Destrehan is planning its fall arts and craft show On Oct. 11 as part of its annual pumpkin patch.
Two Mardi Gras season parades, cited for violations, find some relief in appeals
After their floats returned to the dens and the last strands of beads were picked from the trees, two Carnival krewes in Jefferson Parish lost their parade permits because of violations during the 2014 Mardi Gras season.
Thu Aug 07, 2014
Salt Lake Tribune
Utah football: QB Donovan Isom proud to follow mom's lead
When the Utes host Idaho State later this month, it'll be the first time Denise Isom has missed one of her son's games.