Latest St. Charles Parish, Louisiana Stories

2008-10-06 03:00:17

By Anonymous Passenger counts at Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport jumped 6.4 percent in August compared with the same month a year ago, according to figures released by the airport today.

2008-09-01 03:00:16

By Anonymous The number of seats at Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport will be down in September and October compared with June levels before rising again in November for the holiday season, according to a report the airport released Monday.

2008-09-01 03:00:16

By Guillet, Jaime Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport officials are in a normal "watch and wait" mode as they prepare for a potential hurricane evacuation scenario.

2008-07-27 12:00:32

By The Fresno Bee, Calif. Jul. 27--It's been awfully quiet lately in the Boutte household. For nearly all of her 78 years, Velda V. Boutte's piano was the constant soundtrack to her life. She taught thousands of students during her long tenure in Fresno.

2008-06-16 03:00:20

By Guillet, Jaime As legislators build a framework to transfer ownership of Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport from the city to the state, questions linger about the actual benefits to the city or the region from the transaction.

Word of the Day
  • A pivoted catch designed to fall into a notch on a ratchet wheel so as to allow movement in only one direction (e.g. on a windlass or in a clock mechanism), or alternatively to move the wheel in one direction.
The word 'pawl' probably comes from a Latin word meaning 'stake'.