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After year, Destrehan mother tracks dog from flood, relocation to Nebraska

When the truck delivers Evie this week, it'll end an epic ordeal for a dog that was mistakenly given away, survived a historic flood and ended up in Nebraska.Read More...
July 12 at 3:00 am
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Two officers named to Hall of Fame

For years, Capt. Mark Candies and Cpl. Randy Pollet have helped keep their fellow police officers a little safer — and that hasn’t gone unnoticed. Read More...
July 12 at 2:00 am
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2-year-old drowns in swimming pool on Fourth of July

Two-year-old Kevin J. “Bubba” Cortez III was pronounced dead on Tuesday (July 4) in a drowning accident.
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July 06 at 10:27 am
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Rotary installs 2017-18 officers, board members

The Rotary Club of St. Charles named its 2017-18 officers and board of directors on June 24.Read More...
July 05 at 8:33 am
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Humane Society Pet of the Week: Maisie

This week’s St. Charles Humane Society’s showcase pet is Maisie.Read More...
July 05 at 8:23 am
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Guillots celebrate diamond anniversary

Mervin Guillot Sr., a retiree from Shell Oil Co. and Janey Accardo Guillot of LaPlace, will celebrate their 60th anniversary on July 6. The couple will celebrate with family.Read More...
July 05 at 8:21 am
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New COO/CNO, doctor named at St. Charles Parish Hospital

St. Charles Parish Hospital has named Terrell Neal as chief operating and nursing officer (COO/CNO) effective May 15.Read More...
July 05 at 8:19 am
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The great shrimp adventure

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July 05 at 8:14 am
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ES&H, Otto Candies battling at Second District tournament

While the American Legion Second District playoffs were initially set to begin Wednesday (June 28), Mother Nature had different ideas, giving teams the impetus to kick things off a bit early.Read More...
July 05 at 8:12 am
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St. Rose native immortalized in Louisiana Hall of Fame

A Destrehan High School legend was immortalized over the weekend in Louisiana sports lore, as Ed Reed was inducted into the Louisiana Sports Hall of Fame Saturday (June 24). Read More...
July 05 at 8:06 am
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2017 Industry Guide: OMI Environmental Solutions announces new consulting services

One of the longest standing and trusted oil spill response companies in the world, OMI Environmental Solutions (OMIES) provides solutions to a wide depth of customer environmental requests and remains prepared to leap into action in the face of emergency. Read More...
July 05 at 8:00 am
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2017 Industry Guide: Valero takes pride in being a good neighbor

Being a good neighbor has long been a focal point for Valero, which continues to be recognized for its commitment to giving back to its local communities. Read More...
July 05 at 8:00 am
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2017 Industry Guide: IMTT personnel are committed to active involvement in the community

International-Matex Tank Terminals (IMTT) – St. Rose, located in St. Charles Parish, has been in operation since the 1960s. Read More...
July 05 at 8:00 am
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2017 Industry Guide: Army specialist given green light by Dow to leave work to help flood victims

When military man Kendall Martin was called into duty by his sergeant last summer, just a week into his new position in the Dow apprenticeship program, he had some definite concerns. Read More...
July 05 at 8:00 am
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2017 Industry Guide: Shell’s Date with Destiny aims to empower, encourage women in the workforce

Educate, empower and encourage is the mantra embodied at the annual Shell-sponsored Date with Destiny career forum, which takes aim at inspiring more women to seek employment in the traditionally male-dominated oil and gas industry. Read More...
July 05 at 8:00 am
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2017 Industry Guide: Monsanto focuses on empowering farmers to feed growing population

Monsanto is a global agriculture company focused on empowering farmers to feed a growing population. Read More...
July 05 at 7:00 am
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Destrehan Plantation tells the whole story of slavery at the antebellum home
Destrehan Plantation tells the whole story of slavery at the antebellum home
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Standing in stately grandeur draped by ancient oaks, Destrehan Plantation is one of the great River Road mansions telling its whole story to visitors including its own chapter with slavery.