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Edible Enterprises incubator cooking good growth

Since Edible Enterprises opened in 2009, the Norco-based farm-to-market organization and commercial kitchen space has continued to grow, and over the last few years, its impact has become larger than ever. Read More...
March 23 at 2:35 pm
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For St. Rose dentist, job is a chance to make a difference

For Dr. Cleopatra Thompson, dentistry is about much more than just cleaning or correcting teeth. Read More...
March 23 at 2:30 pm
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Taco Bell coming to St. Rose

St. Charles Parish Council approved a rezoning request that cleared the way for construction of a Taco Bell restaurant on Airline Highway in St. Rose.Read More...
March 23 at 2:27 pm
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United Way of St. Charles hits record $3.34 million campaign

Marking 12 percent growth over last year’s already impressive fundraising, the United Way of St. Charles’ Victory Celebration unveiled its historic $3.34 million record campaign total.Read More...
March 23 at 2:24 pm
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Police: Child left in car puts vehicle in reverse, strikes another car

A Destrehan woman was booked on five charges of child desertion after one of five children she left in a vehicle put it in drive and struck another vehicle in a business parking lot.Read More...
March 23 at 2:14 pm
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Trial set for New Sarpy man accused of brutally shooting DHS student

The New Sarpy man accused of shooting Destrehan High School senior Kendall Williams Jr. in the head at point-blank range just days before graduation will go to trial on May 16.Read More...
March 23 at 2:11 pm
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East Bank getting bigger Dollar General

Construction has started on a larger Dollar General store at a site on Apple and Barreca streets in Norco.Read More...
March 23 at 2:09 pm
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Hahnville native fights to win cancer battle

Calling herself “a bald-headed fighting ninja,” Hahnville native Meghan Schexnayder is far from kidding when she’s fighting her third round of cancer.Read More...
March 23 at 2:06 pm
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St. Charles Parish: New focus groups allow students more input on school lunches

When Hahnville High School gets to taste Satellite Center student Tyler Becnel's culinary creation - BBQ Pulled Pork Stuffed Sweet Potato - in fall, it's likely to be a rave dish with these student foodies' more sophisticated taste buds.Read More...
March 23 at 2:00 pm
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St. Charles Police: Evicted man tried to burn down apartment duplex

A Hahnville man accused of attempting to burn down the apartment duplex he was evicted from was arrested last Thursday.Read More...
March 23 at 1:57 pm
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Diamond Green starts $190M expansion in Norco

Based on "solid execution and strong earnings," the $190 million expansion of the Diamond Green Diesel (DGD) facility in Norco is back in motion again.Read More...
March 23 at 1:55 pm
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DHS alum determined to overcome spinal injuries

Sam Steib is on a mission, and to hear him speak is to believe he will not be denied. Read More...
March 23 at 1:51 pm
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Family, friends mourn slain Destrehan man

Weeping aloud and clutching a framed photograph of her grandson, Martha Keller pleaded to more than 100 people who gathered at a Sunday candlelight vigil in his memory, "Never forget him."Read More...
March 23 at 1:42 pm
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Deepening Mississippi River ranks 7th on Trump projects

At the Port of South Louisiana, deepening the Mississippi River is a problem that can be measured in dollars and sense.Read More...
March 23 at 1:40 pm
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DOW holds first UW Gumbo Cook-off

Dow St. Charles recently raised nearly $5,000 in support of its United Way campaign as it held its first annual United Way Gumbo Cook-Off.Read More...
March 23 at 1:39 pm
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New location brings new benefits for pharmacy customers

Destrehan Discount Pharmacy can be found in a different, brand new building these days, but owner B.J. Burkenstock says the store’s goals are exactly the same: to provide the same commitment to customer service that has been its backbone for the past 50 years. Read More...
March 23 at 1:28 pm
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DHS student taking mother’s heritage to 'Olympics of Irish dancing'
DHS student taking mother’s heritage to 'Olympics of Irish dancing'
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When Sarah Taylor saw her cousin Irish dancing while visiting family in Belfast, she thought, "This is what I want to do."