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St. Charles Parish ranks 6th for retirement in Louisiana
With St. Charles Parish ranking sixth in Louisiana in a recent survey’s “retirement readiness index,” a local wealth management firm says it’s considerably due to residents being thrifty savers.
St. Charles Parish DA denies preferential treatment for Dufresne
Saying “someone tipped them off,” a New Orleans watchdog group says it obtained courts documents showing St. Charles Parish District Attorney Joel Chaisson II may have violated the law showing preferential treatment to a former Destrehan High School teacher who accepted a plea deal that allowed her to avoid prison and not register as a sex offender.
90-year-old Fisher recalls Pearl Harbor, cow pastures in Luling and secret to long life
Joseph O. Fisher was finally on his way to following his brother into the U.S. Navy, but little did he know it would take him through two wars, two atomic bombs and the aftermath of Pearl Harbor.
St. Charles Parish domestic abuse cases rise, bill sought to aid victims
Domestic violence cases have more than doubled in St. Charles Parish this year, although local officials say increasing public awareness and networking are more likely bringing the total reported closer to the actual number of cases occurring.

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St. Charles Parish DA denies preferential treatment for Dufresne - 4158 views
Saying “someone tipped them off,” a New Orleans watchdog group says it obtained courts documents showing St. Charles Parish District Attorney Joel Chaisson II may have violated the law showing preferential treatment to a former Destrehan High School teacher who accepted a plea deal that allowed her to avoid prison and not register as a sex offender.
Convicted St. Rose murderer gets life in prison - 3907 views
A St. Rose man has received a mandatory sentence of life in prison for the 2012 killing of 19-year-old Jared Mealey, also of St. Rose.
PAC activity in Louisiana governor’s race even more super-charged - 3609 views
There’s no shortage of super PACs in this year’s gubernatorial race, meaning the special political action committees that can raise unlimited amounts of money but cannot coordinate with the candidates and campaigns they’re spending cash on.
Former DHS star, future Hall of Famer retires - 2205 views
The best defensive safety in NFL history is how six-time Pro Bowl selected Raven’s outside linebacker Terrell Suggs described Ed Reed.

Sheriff’s Reports (May 28)
Arrests • William Savoie, 34, of 2351 Ormond Boulevard, Destrehan, was arrested May 18 and charged with theft in value of $750-$5,000 (property from a residence worth $5,100 ) at 5061 La. 3127.

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DHS grad’s doodles outline dream to becoming a successful designer
DHS grad’s doodles outline dream to becoming a successful designer
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Wayland Charles is devoutly set on pursuing his dream – to design shoes and clothing.



Rise and Shine, Photo submitted by Chris Waguespack
Home for Christmas 1945, Photo submitted by Coleen Perilloux
Ormond Plantation, Photo submitted by Brook kornegay
Sweet Tyre, Photo submitted by Daniel Kus



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Boutte Christian Academy Elementary/Jr. High
Boutte Christian Academy Elementary/Jr. High Boutte Christian Academy (BCA) is a childcare and educational ministry of Life Church in Boutte. BCA was founded in 1980 as a Mother's Day Out Program and has grown over the years into a Class "A" Child Care Center and a State-Approved School