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River Parishes unity sought in emergencies
Aimed at unifying River Parishes on addressing catastrophes, St. Charles Parish President Larry Cochran said surviving Hurricane Katrina became a lesson on why it was important to unify forces.
Former teacher who confessed to sex with teen accuses him of blackmail
Former Destrehan High School teacher Shelley Dufresne, who pleaded guilty to having sexual relations with a male student in 2014, has accused this same student of bragging about those relations on social media and attempting to blackmail her in return for preferential treatment and better grades.
Longtime clerk of court dies
Longtime St. Charles Parish Clerk of Court Charles Oubre passed away Tuesday morning at the age of 86.
55% of residential property owners will see an increase on tax bill
Slightly more than half of St. Charles Parish residents are expected to see an increase in their projected property tax bill this year.

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Man charged with threatening police through social media - 17924 views
An Edgard man accused of making threatening comments to police officers through social media was arrested this week.
State Trooper's Destrehan home burglarized - 9511 views
The home of a Louisiana State Trooper and Destrehan resident was burglarized Tuesday night and the St. Charles Parish Sheriff’s Office is seeking information about the incident.
New Sarpy man faces up to 50 years jail time for dog fighting - 9055 views
A New Sarpy man has been charged with cruelty to animals, specifically using several dogs for fighting.
Teachers give up sick days for colleague who suffered stroke - 5244 views
Christi Fraychineaud’s fellow teachers at St. Rose Elementary School are trying to find ways to help her in any way they can.

Sheriff's Report
Arrests • Norquell Flowers, 19, of 192 Beck St. in Ama, was arrested July 6 and charged with distribution/possession with intent to distribute marijuana, possession of drug paraphernalia, use of a firearm with a CDS, possession of a stolen firearm and failure to utilize proper turn signal.

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Traveling food bank feeds 450  households a month in the parish
Traveling food bank feeds 450 households a month in the parish
Many in St. Charles Parish don’t have to go hungry thanks to the Second Harvest Food Bank’s Feeding South Louisiana Mobile Food Pantry.

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