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Future of 50-year Des Allemands parade in jeopardy after low support
Despite low participation and negative comments, Des Allemands has become the town that refuses to give up its more than 50-year-old Mardi Gras parade.
Boutte mother charged with child abuse after toddler suffers fractures
The St. Charles Parish Sheriff’s Office arrested and charged a Boutte woman with second-degree cruelty to a juvenile on Friday.
New director works to get Housing Authority off HUD’s trouble list
Since coming in as executive director of the St. Charles Parish Housing Authority after it was placed on HUD’s troubled agency list, Benjamin Bell has been a busy man.
548 Norco Manufacturing Complex workers join nationwide USW strike
Local union workers at Shell and Motiva refineries in Norco went on strike after negotiations with the petrochemical giant broke down last Saturday, joining the first nationwide oil refinery strike in more than 30 years.

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Boutte pastor happens upon crash, prays with dying man - 6129 views
Pastor Don Logan, of Boutte, was coming back from a meeting in Alexandria when the truck in front of him came to a screeching halt while traveling eastbound on Highway 90 in Des Allemands. Logan would later discover that he was only the second person on the scene of a fatal motorcycle accident.
Rescuers save drowning driver in Killona - 4433 views
Emily Charles, 21, had begun to drive herself and five longtime friends from a Luling hotel to Southern California on Feb. 18 when she rear-ended a vehicle and lost control of her SUV at the intersection of Louisiana highways 3127 and 3142 near Dow Chemical Co. in Killona. Charles hit the brakes, but could not avoid clipping the back of the car. “After that, I don’t even know what happened. We must have flipped,” Charles said.
HHS sophomore named top prospect - 4065 views
Hahnville sophomore Austin Perrin is turning heads of Division 1 baseball coaches here in Louisiana and across the South.
Boutte mother charged with child abuse after toddler suffers fractures - 3793 views
The St. Charles Parish Sheriff’s Office arrested and charged a Boutte woman with second-degree cruelty to a juvenile on Friday.

Arrests (Feb. 26)
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Packing the House
Packing the House
Romania is a long way from Lakewood Elementary, but the roaring crowd in the school...
DHS students receive national honor
DHS students receive national honor
Destrehan High School Freshmen students Emaje Vinnet (left) and Maddie Taliancich....

Humane Society  Pet of the Week: Marlin
Humane Society Pet of the Week: Marlin
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This week’s Humane Society showcase pet is Marlin, a three-month-old orange male tabby kitten.



A girl and her sippy!, Photo submitted by Ashley Ward
Whimsical Clouds, Photo submitted by Glenn Robin
foggy on the river, Photo submitted by Heather Loupe
On The Mound, Photo submitted by Clayton Harding



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