Police seek help identifying shooter of Destrehan teen
2 hours ago
The St. Charles Parish Sheriff's Office said that a group of individuals were loitering outside a residence in the 200 block of Meadows Drive when a maroon or burgundy colored Taurus drove by traveling southbound on Meadows Drive Aug. 5 at around 11:45 p.m.

Kristian Mosley looks for a hole. Destrehan stays unbeaten, blasts Terrebonne 47-21
October 02 at 11:25 pm
Destrehan could have had a letdown game coming off of its rivalry win over Hahnville last week. But the Wildcats made sure that wasn’t in the cards.

Hahnville quarterback Mike Neal releases a pass (Paul Kieu/The Advertiser) Hahnville can't contain St. Thomas More in 52-12 loss
October 02 at 10:52 pm
Week 5 at St. Thomas More always promised to be one of the most challenging games on Hahnville’s schedule from both a physical and mental standpoint — the 4A Cougars are a perennial state contender, and the game would entail a Tiger road trip to Lafayette one week after facing archrival Destrehan.

Precautions advised with West Nile Precautions advised with West Nile
October 02 at 6:01 pm
With the West Nile Virus alert expanded to include Mimosa in Luling, mosquito spraying has been increased and the state Department of Health and Hospitals (DHH) recommending precautions.

Pet of the Week: Cali & Skye Pet of the Week: Cali & Skye
October 02 at 5:51 pm
This week’s St. Charles Humane Society’s showcase pets are Cali and Skye.

Assistance for Single Parents receives Entergy Grant
October 02 at 5:50 pm
Assistance For Single Parents (AFSP), a local non-profit organization, recently received a $10,000 grant from Entergy’s Waterford 3 to aid in their effort to assist and empower working single parent families in St. Charles Parish.

Courtney Spanolios, kindergarten teacher at St. Rose Elementary, showing the Olweus Training Video.
Bullying prevention program begins at St. Rose Elementary School
October 02 at 5:47 pm
All schools deal with the issue of bullying. St. Rose Elementary School is taking proactive steps to prevent and stop bullying by adopting the Olweus Bullying Prevention Program.

Students from the Satellite Center’s Health Career Exploration class displaying Pink Links at Friday’s rivalry game between Hahnville and Destrehan high schools. Rivalry supports the fight against breast cancer
October 02 at 5:43 pm
Call it awesome, a great cause or an amazing achievement from everyone pulling together, but it all added up to one incredible achievement with Pink Links generating $18,287 for cancer research and awareness.

Election ballots printed, more removals possible
October 02 at 5:42 pm
The secretary of state’s office has finished printing the ballots for the Oct. 24 election, but there are still a handful of candidates who may see their names removed in the coming weeks.

Sheriff’s Reports (Oct. 1)
October 02 at 5:39 pm
• Samuel Vinnett, 29, of 248 Meadows Dr. in Destrehan, was arrested Sept. 17 and charged with auto theft over $500. He was a fugitive with an attachment.

Glenn  Singleton proudly displays a photo of Muhammed Ali’s victory over Leon Spinks in the Louisiana Superdome. Ama resident recalls his part in historic NOLA Ali fight
October 02 at 5:38 pm
Ama resident Glenn Singleton smiled as he fondly called being in attendance at the Louisiana Superdome nearly 30 years ago to watch his idol, Muhammed Ali, topple Leon Spinks to become the first-ever three-time world heavyweight champion in the boxing world. Singleton was part of Ali’s entourage and spent time at Ali’s camp as the all-time great prepared to face Spinks.

Lady Wildcats outlast East St. John
October 02 at 5:37 pm
Destrehan has struggled to break through in a rebuilding season, but the young Wildcats may have found a turning point last week after felling a District 6-I rival.

Pope brings spirit of love to the world
October 02 at 5:36 pm
After weeks of news about how the ISIS idiots destroying people’s well-being and lives and other illiterates in the Mideast are shoving people out of their homes, it has been a pleasure this past week to read about the satisfying visit of Pope Francis to Cuba and the U. S., as well as what he had to say about the future of the world.

Area hit by rash  of auto crimes Area hit by rash of auto crimes
October 02 at 5:33 pm
On Sept. 20, Sheriff Greg Champagne posted on his Facebook page that there were several attempts to steal automobiles in the Luling, Boutte and Mimosa areas within a 10-day time frame.

Work to begin on Motiva’s $500M Maurepas Pipeline by end of this year Work to begin on Motiva’s $500M Maurepas Pipeline by end of this year
October 02 at 5:30 pm
Construction will begin on Motiva’s $500 million Maurepas Pipeline in the fourth quarter of this year.

Locals show support for St. Charles Parish law enforcement with blue ribbons Locals show support for St. Charles Parish law enforcement with blue ribbons
October 02 at 5:27 pm
Some locals are proudly displaying blue ribbons in their yards and offices in a show of support for law enforcement officers.

Magnolia Cos. celebrates 50th anniversary Magnolia Cos. celebrates 50th anniversary
October 02 at 5:25 pm
Celebrating its 50th anniversary this year, Magnolia Companies in St. Rose has a long history of not only achieving success, but expanding on it.

Brother turned in Norco fugitives Brother turned in Norco fugitives
October 02 at 5:21 pm
Kaleb Perilloux was en route to pick up his brother and a friend in Prairieville last Thursday when he learned the two were fugitives wanted by the St. Charles Parish Sheriff’s Office.


St. Charles Parish’s top companies
St. Charles Parish’s top companies
Entergy Louisiana Inc. continued to rank as St. Charles Parish’s largest company with $183.6 million in assets that include a substantial system and nuclear facilities.