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Police seeking suspect related to St. Rose Family Dollar robbery

The St. Charles Parish Sheriff’s Office is seeking the public’s assistance in identifying a suspect from an armed robbery which occurred at the St. Rose Family Dollar April 1 at approximately 8:58 p.m.Read More...
April 07 at 11:30 am
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Lakewood student named 'hero' after long fight with leukemia

April 27 will be the first anniversary of Chad Grosch's stem cell transplant and it's a time when his mother says they intend on doing something very special to honor it.Read More...
April 07 at 10:00 am
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Paradis man threatened with gun in road rage

A Houma man was arrested in an alleged road rage incident in which he is accused of threatening another driver with a gun in Paradis. Read More...
April 07 at 9:00 am
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Waggaman man pleads guilty to stabbing

A Waggaman man who allegedly stabbed a St. Rose man in the neck in January of 2016 recently pleaded guilty to a charge of aggravated second degree battery. Read More...
April 07 at 7:00 am
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Luling runner finishes 100 mile race in 29 hours

Although Jenny Lendle is still exhausted from the 29-hour Umstead 100 Endurance Run, she is clearly a changed person from having finished it.Read More...
April 07 at 7:00 am
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St. Charles Parish Council approves first major subdivision in 10 years

Described as St. Charles Parish's first major subdivision proposed in nearly 10 years, the Parish Council on Monday cleared the way to start building houses in Ashton Oaks Subdivision in Luling.Read More...
April 07 at 6:00 am
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Des Allemands house claimed by fire

Four area volunteer departments responded to a fire that extensively damaged a house on Levy Road in Des Allemands.Read More...
April 07 at 6:00 am
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Des Allemands mother calls murder trial a nightmare

Jolene Dufrene released a butterfly in her daughter's memory Sunday on what would have been Lindsay Nichols' 33rd birthday. But nearly two years after her daughter’s brutal murder in New Orleans, Dufrene is still seeking justice after the murder trial was delayed for a fifth time.Read More...
April 07 at 5:10 am
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Cypress Lakes aims to welcome more members

Cypress Lakes Country Club only wants to get bigger and better as the year rolls along. Read More...
April 06 at 9:51 am
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Longtime state rep Ralph Miller remembered among legislative ‘Young Turks’ passes away

Attorney, lobbyist, civic leader, and former state representative, Ralph R. Miller, 82, died March 30 after a brief illness.Read More...
April 05 at 5:20 pm
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Landry’s Outboard boasts 28 years of experience at keeping customers afloat

Born and raised in Bayou Gauche, Robert Landry knows his home region — and he knows full well how popular boating and fishing is around those parts.Read More...
March 30 at 10:27 am
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St. Charles Parish real estate market ‘heating up’

Spring is a time of year when the real estate market tends to heat up, and Gardner Realtors’ Regina Allemand says 2017 has proven to be no exception so far.Read More...
March 30 at 10:25 am
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Hahnville man charged with attempted murder is career criminal

The Hahnville man booked with attempted second-degree murder is still awaiting trial in St. Charles Parish, but his rap sheet portrays a violent man with repeat offenses that even included neglecting his animals.Read More...
March 30 at 10:13 am
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With renovations done, library will celebrate re-opening in style

The St. Charles Parish West Regional Library is holding its grand re-opening festivities April 7 and 8, celebrating its return after being closed a year for renovations.Read More...
March 30 at 10:07 am
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Security measures hitting the mark at St. Charles schools

A safety audit of the St. Charles Parish Schools System revealed a 16 percent reduction in items deemed “unsatisfactory” from 2014 to 2016, according to a presentation made at last week’s meeting of the parish’s School Board.Read More...
March 30 at 10:03 am
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Hahnville man is a Jazz Fest Super Fan

When the schedule for this year’s Jazz Fest was released earlier this week, one can be almost certain Ellis Alexander cast a keen eye upon it and began making plans. Read More...
March 30 at 9:56 am
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Mother doesn't want toddler who drowned to have died in vain
Mother doesn't want toddler who drowned to have died in vain
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Recalling how 2-year-old Kevin J. "Bubba" Cortez III loved being by the bayou and on the boat with his papa, his parents wept as they emphasized how much they didn't want others to lose a child the way they did.