Volume 133 Number 30 - July 27, 2006


Council approves property purchase
Council approves property purchase On Monday, the St, Charles Parish council unanimously passed an ordinance to approve and authorize the execution of an act of sale for the purchase of a 35,000-square-foot lot adjacent to the offices of the Department of Planning and Zoning.

Destrehan resident charged with obsenity
John Fuoco, 35, Destrehan Man seen walking around naked in Ormond Subdivision
A Destrehan man, John Fuoco, 35, of 26 Brandon Hall Dr., Destrehan, was arrested July 19 and charged with obsenity.

Luling man charged with cruelty to animals
Dorian Kennedy, Luling Man left dog chained to doorknob in 90 degree heat
A Luling man was arrested July 15 after St. Charles Parish Sheriff's Deputies observed the man's pit-bull chained to a doorknob with no food or water in temperatures above 90 degrees.

New Orleans man charged with aggravated assault
Dennis Hugle,Jr., 30, New Orleans Man stabbed victim with a kitchen knife
On July 17, Dennis Hugle Jr., 30, of 2420 Spain St., New Orleans, was arrested on a warrant issued by the St. Charles Parish Sheriff's Office and charged with aggravated battery, aggravated assault and simple battery.

Sheriff Champagne to serve as president of Tarpon Rodeo
Sheriff Champagne to serve as president of Tarpon Rodeo Sheriff Greg Champagne will serve as the 2006 President of the Grand Isle International Tarpon Rodeo.

Sheriff warns of recent thefts
Sheriff warns of recent thefts Several vehicles were broken into in the Willowdale area Tuesday night. Most of the vehicles were left unlocked and contained valuable items.

Sheriffs Reports

Sheriff Reports
Staff Report
Arrests Vernon Breaux, 38, of 221 Clement St., New Sarpy, was arrested and charged with aggravated battery at LA 52, Luling, on July 16.


Summertime lemonade offers kids life lessons
Staff Report
ARA- This summer parents are finding clever ways to teach their kids valuable life lessons -- through lemonade. Instead of letting your kids waste away their summer vacations playing video games, encourage them to start up a small business by running a good old-fashioned lemonade stand.
River Region Drama Guild holds Summer Theater Workshop
Staff Report
The River Region Drama Guild held its Summer Theater Workshop on July 10-13 and July 17-20 at the River Region Performing Arts and Cultural Center in Good Hope.