|Family begs for justice after young mother killed
March 07 at 9:06 am
Family and friends gathered on Sunday to celebrate the first birthday of Jade Mejia-Fequier, but it was a solemn occasion because one important person was missing.
|Destrehan advances to state championship game
March 06 at 4:01 pm
The Destrehan Lady Wildcats are on their way to the Class 5A state championship game after beating No. 15 Helen Cox 70-57.
|St. Charles Parish tops country in innovative education
March 05 at 12:58 pm
St. Charles Parish Public Schools was named the top mid-sized school district in the nation for innovative education programming by the National School Board Association.
|Inspection will determine if $2.6 million high school fields need turf replacement
February 28 at 10:43 am
After signs of premature wear were discovered last year, the artificial turf fields at both Hahnville and Destrehan highs schools were recently inspected to assess whether warranties on the fields had been breached by the company who installed them.
|Drinking water safe despite river oil spill
February 28 at 10:42 am
The St. Charles Parish water intakes on the Mississippi River were temporarily shut off last weekend as a precaution after an oil spill in Vacherie threatened to pollute drinking water downstream.
|HHS grad takes unique approach to funding college
February 28 at 10:40 am
A Luling college student who is following his dreams to become an animator is looking for help in funding his education through a unique method called crowdfunding.
|Burglar sniffed out by K-9 pleads guilty
February 28 at 10:37 am
A 24-year-old Luling man who was tracked down by a K-9 officer has pleaded guilty to two counts of simple burglary.
|Luling slugger inducted into Loyola Hall of Fame
February 28 at 10:34 am
A pillar of the St. Charles Parish community was recently inducted into the hall of fame at a local university on the merits of his baseball play in the late 1950s and early 1960s.
|Police: 4 injured in hammer, knife attack
February 28 at 10:33 am
A Kenner woman and her mother are accused of using a hammer and knife to attack and injure four St. Rose women inside their home. One of the victims says she was knocked unconscious by the hammer while another was stabbed three times, according to the St. Charles Parish Sheriff’s Office.
|Unique flair, fun big draw to Des Allemands parade
February 28 at 10:32 am
With more than 50 years of history, the Krewe of Des Allemands parade will roll down its familiar route with 14 floats and more than 250 riders.
|25 floats, 400 riders will parade through Luling
February 28 at 10:26 am
Around 400 riders will grace 25 floats when the Krewe of Lul rolls through the streets of Luling on Saturday.
|Luling ‘miracle baby’ returns home months after emergency procedure
February 21 at 3:10 pm
A baby boy who was born 15 weeks premature last year after his mother had to undergo surgery for a medical emergency has finally been released to his family’s home in Luling.
|Dozens express concern, support as rezoning of heliport site pushed through
February 21 at 3:09 pm
The proposed development of a heliport along I-310 in the Esperanza Business Park in Luling is one step closer to fruition after the St. Charles Parish Council voted in favor of allowing rezoning of the land despite the opposition of several residents.
|Destrehan engineer played key role in Nagin’s conviction
February 21 at 3:08 pm
When jurors returned a guilty verdict on 20 of 21 charges in the corruption trial of former New Orleans Mayor Ray Nagin, a few of the key bribery charges were pinned on underhanded deals between Nagin and a Destrehan engineer.
|Schools in need of substitute bus drivers
February 21 at 3:06 pm
St. Charles Parish Public Schools is searching for substitute drivers to help them keep 131 buses running that transport over 8,500 students to and from school every day.
|3 vie for West Bank’s at-large seat
February 21 at 3:02 pm
In April, voters will decide between three West Bank residents who are vying to fill the at-large council seat vacated by former Councilman Clayton “Snookie” Faucheux.
|New Sarpy man banned from owning animals
February 21 at 3:01 pm
A New Sarpy man who was arrested after 17 malnourished pit bull terriers were found in his home will not be able to own animals for three years after pleading guilty to three counts of animal cruelty.
|Ex-con gets 12 years in connection with Luling death
February 21 at 2:59 pm
A Luling man will spend 12 years in jail in connection with the death of his sister’s boyfriend.
Fourth and fifth grade band students from Norco Elementary School were selected by...
Numerous Des Alemands Elementary students were awarded at a recent community...
• This week’s Humane Society showcase adoption pet “Chelsea”
• This week’s Humane Society showcase adoption pet “Annie”
• Students’ science acumen on display at St. Charles Parish Science Fair
• Coleman donates land for Killona Community Center
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The Hahnville Lady Tigers (3-1) cruised past Assumption and Dominican in the...
The Destrehan baseball team got off to a great start during opening weekend,...
Motorist says man flashed her on Airline Highway - 523 views
A 21-year-old Montz man was arrested and charged with obscenity after a motorist on Airline Highway said the man exposed himself while driving down the road Friday night.