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Destrehan man pleads guilty in bizarre shooting

The strange case of Destrehan man Chad Guillot, charged with chasing an apparent house guest of his friend out of her Montz residence and then shooting him in the chest, has concluded with Guillot pleading guilty to aggravated battery.Read More...
September 06 at 10:21 am
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St. Charles Council approves 'world-class' marina, boat launch

St. Charles Parish councilmembers approved an estimated $3 million "world-class" marina and boat launch for the West Bank despite being challenged about the terms of the land deal.Read More...
September 06 at 10:20 am
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St. Charles Parish president arrested in Kenner

St. Charles Parish President Lawrence "Larry" Cochran was arrested today (Sept. 2) for allegedly driving while intoxicated.Read More...
September 02 at 8:21 pm
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Bent's celebrates grand opening of expanded 22-acre location in Boutte

Though Bent's RV has been open in Boutte since 2014, Sept. 8 nonetheless marks a significant grand opening celebration. Read More...
September 01 at 10:36 am
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Craigslist scammer robs woman, dumps her pets in St. Rose

Natasha Hornes had lined up a ride to be with her fiance', but it went horribly wrong.Read More...
September 01 at 10:34 am
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Boutte man pleads guilty in ‘GoPro robbery’

A man arrested on New Year’s Eve accused of meeting a victim to finalize an online transaction before robbing him at gunpoint pleaded guilty to first-degree robbery.Read More...
August 31 at 4:29 pm
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Operation Spark lights up students for computer coding

There is a deep digital divide in the nation, but not for the St. Charles Parish School district students chosen for Operation Spark.Read More...
August 31 at 4:24 pm
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Bike, walking paths planned for Montz, Hahnville

Identified by the public as the No. 1 need for St. Charles Parish, planned walking and biking paths are making headway in plans and funding.Read More...
August 31 at 10:43 am
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Destrehan producer will tackle 'Battle of New Orleans'

Less than a month after releasing "Kidnap" starring Halle Berry, Gold Star Films' Todd Trosclair and Joey Tufaro have been brought in to co-produce the Atchity Brothers' stalled "The Battle of New Orleans."Read More...
August 30 at 10:23 am
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Dat Dads cook-off raises more than $27K for cancer victims

More than $27,800 was raised at last Saturday's (Aug. 19) Cooking for a Cause pastalaya cook-off at the West Bank Bridge Park, benefitting the families of Luling's Ann Martinez and Hahnville's Rebecca Tassara. Read More...
August 30 at 10:20 am
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Congressman Graves praises parish's progress on flood protection

As bulldozers pushed tons of dirt for a levee at Ellington Reach in Luling, Congressman Garret Graves told parish officials seeing work underway is the best part of the project for him.Read More...
August 30 at 10:19 am
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Don't shoot! Ama residents say they just want some peace and safety

As hunting season approaches, Jeff Roux is already hearing gunfire almost daily in the rustic community of Ama.Read More...
August 30 at 10:16 am
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State of emergency declared in St. Charles Parish

St. Charles Parish President Larry Cochran declared a state of emergency as a precautionary measure with further rainfall anticipated this week.Read More...
August 29 at 11:07 am
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Tornado alert issued for St. Charles Parish

The National Weather Service (NWS) in New Orleans has issued a tornado warning for St. Charles and Lafourche parishes until 1:30 p.m. today (Aug. 28).

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August 28 at 12:52 pm
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Alleged slasher of police vehicle tires arrested

The St. Charles Parish Sheriff's Office arrested Aaron Rogers today (Aug. 26) for allegedly slashing tires on three police cars in Luling.Read More...
August 26 at 8:42 pm
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Sheriff's Office seeking suspect who slashed 3 police car tires

The St. Charles Parish Sheriff's Office is asking for help identifying a suspect believed to have slashed tires of three police cars.Read More...
August 26 at 12:23 pm
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Wildcats must corral star rusher in first round game
Wildcats must corral star rusher in first round game
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Destrehan fell a victory short in its bid to return to the Superdome last season, and the always dangerous Wildcats are riding a surge of momentum into a postseason in which they hope to take that next step.