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American Legion Post to help parish Vets

Jan 31st, 2014 | By

Military veterans in and around St. Bernard are invited to a special service session at the Old Glory Post 425, 2600 VFW Lane Chalmette next week. National and State headquarters staff from The American Legion will be in town to discuss veteran’s benefits and service to the community. All active duty, National Guard, Reserve and […]



Nunez to host Annual Foundation Gala Jan 25

Jan 17th, 2014 | By

The Nunez Community College Foundation will host its annual fundraising Gala on Saturday, January 25, on the college grounds, from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. In a climate of major budget cuts to higher education, the Gala is a vital fundraising event for the college: All proceeds directly support Nunez students and programs by providing, for […]



Council returns to original home

Jan 17th, 2014 | By
Council returns to original home


Adams to compete in Softball Factory All-America Pre-Season Tournament

Jan 17th, 2014 | By
Adams to compete in Softball Factory All-America Pre-Season Tournament

St. Bernard, LA Local athlete Payton Adams has been selected to compete in the 2014 Softball Factory All-America Pre-Season Tournament, powered by Under Armour. Payton was hand-picked by the Softball Factory scouting staff as a Pre-Season All-American following her strong performance at the Advanced Training and Competition at the World Cup in July 2013. The […]



The St. Bernard Voice turned 124 last weekend

Jan 17th, 2014 | By
The St. Bernard Voice turned 124 last weekend

Saturday, January 11, marked the 124-year anniversary of The St. Bernard Voice’s founding by William F. Roy in 1890 as a one-page paper. The paper remained in the Roy family for three generations until Roy’s grandson, Edwin M. Roy Jr. (known to most as Mr. Roy) sold the business in 2008 to current publishers Norris […]



Council to vote on 2014 budget Dec. 3

Dec 2nd, 2013 | By

Hearings on the St. Bernard Parish 2014 operating budget and the funding of departments were held the week of Nov. 18. Council members were given departmental budgets for the upcoming year and discussed and debated any changes to line items. Members may adjust some budget requests before taking a vote on the total and final […]



CHS Key Club actively serving during National Key Club Week

Dec 2nd, 2013 | By
CHS Key Club actively serving during National Key Club Week

The Chalmette High School (CHS) Key Club, a student led high school service organization, was extremely active in service during National Key Club Week, earlier this month. The leaders of the CHS Key Club attended the St. Bernard Parish Council Meeting on November 5 and was presented with a proclamation declaring November 4 – 9, […]



Davies first graders “Shade Out Drugs”

Nov 18th, 2013 | By
Davies first graders “Shade Out Drugs”


Chalmette uses big plays for victory

Nov 18th, 2013 | By
Chalmette uses big plays for victory

By J. Bickford After a two-week period of extreme highs from a huge upset victory over West Jefferson and a devastating low from a loss a week ago to previous winless Bonnabel when four Owl starters missed the game, Chalmette closed its district and 2013 football season with an exciting 36-27 win over Higgins which […]



Ladies Aux help the homeless

Nov 18th, 2013 | By
Ladies Aux help the homeless