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Ormond Plantation will serve as backdrop for ABC series
Destrehan’s Ormond Plantation will serve as the backdrop for an episode of an ABC network drama that is being filmed in St. Charles Parish.
$400,000 grant will fund training programs to help unemployed find work
A $400,000 grant could put unemployed in the River Parishes back to work by helping employers fund training programs.
Nearly $3 million wing expansion gets approval
The St. Charles Parish School Board has accepted a $2.75 million bid to construct an addition to Luling Elementary.
Parents want ‘confusing’ math taken out of classrooms
When Telesia Batte’s middle child was diagnosed with a learning disability, she chose to move her from the parochial school she loved to a St. Charles Parish public school where greater resources were available to help her. What she did not expect was for her daughter to suffer a sharp drop in math grades.

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Police: Destrehan woman arrested after ordering 2 pounds of bath salts from China - 8544 views
The St. Charles Parish Sheriff’s office arrested a Destrehan woman after she accepted a package containing more than 1,000 grams of the illegal drug known as bath salts.
Months after mammogram, former DHS coach discovers she has breast cancer - 6357 views
Denise Keller was climbing waterfalls and traversing sky bridges when she discovered a lump in her breast that would drastically change her life.
Cajun-Creole restaurant will open in Luling in former Sailfish location - 5997 views
A Cajun-Creole hybrid restaurant will soon offer up hearty portions of red beans and rice, white beans and catfish and seafood platters in Luling.
Political drama starring A-listers films in Norco - 3002 views
A political drama produced by George Clooney and starring Sandra Bullock and Billy Bob Thornton recently filmed in Norco’s Bonnet Carré Spillway.

Arrests (Nov. 13)
•Kyrain Kenner, 26, of Luling, was arrested on Nov. 4 at the 600 block of Paul Federick and charged with attempted distribution of a schedule I CDS to wit marijuana.

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Hahnville triumphant in frigid fumble fest
Hahnville triumphant in frigid fumble fest
Big plays and cold temperatures defined the Tigers’ end-of-season 42-13 victory against South Lafourche.

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Boutte Christian Academy Elementary/Jr. High
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