|Fugitive is on the run after murder in New Sarpy
April 19 at 3:16 pm
The St. Charles Parish Sheriff's Office is searching for Sidney K. Smith in connection with a homicide that occurred Saturday (April 18) in the 800 block of East Terrace Street in New Sarpy.
|Area groups setting up funds to help Cpl. Burt Hazeltine and his family
April 17 at 2:55 pm
Three area organizations have set up funds to accept donations for St. Charles Parish Sheriff's Office's Cpl. Burt Hazeltine who was shot Thursday (April 16) in an apparent ambush shooting while directing school traffic.
|St. Charles Parish clerk responds to audit findings
April 17 at 1:26 pm
A state audit cites the St. Charles Parish Clerk of Court’s office for failing to return lawsuit funds, and lacking adequate controls on credit card expenditures and cash receipts.
|St. Charles Parish - Shelter’s deaf mascot is no ‘Grumpy Cat’
April 17 at 11:46 am
He’s white, fluffy as a toy and gets his picture taken with admirers who want to feature him on their Facebook page.
Meet Razah – the St. Charles Parish Animal Shelter mascot who has his own fans and Facebook page.
|St. Charles Parish Schools rank 3rd in nation
April 17 at 11:44 am
Ranking among top school systems in the nation for use of technology in the classroom, the St. Charles School System accepted the award as confirmation that it’s preparing the “21st century student.”
|Defective turf will be replaced at both Destrehan, Hahnville
April 17 at 11:27 am
Five years after Destrehan and Hahnville high schools spent $2.6 million to install turf football fields, the turf failed and work will soon be underway to replace them.
|Police: Destrehan woman runs down ex with car
April 17 at 11:25 am
A Destrehan woman who got into an argument with her ex-boyfriend tried to resolve the conflict by hitting him with her car.
|Civil War drama films in Paradis
April 17 at 11:23 am
Matthew McConaughey is back in St. Charles Parish filming his new movie, “The Free State of Jones.”
Filming in New Orleans and Lafayette will continue until late May and include scenes with McConaughey in Paradis that require swamp scenes.
|St. Charles Parish Schools $43M tax measure is ‘for our children’
April 17 at 11:19 am
St. Charles Parish school officials are working to persuade voters to pull the lever in favor of a $42 million bond issue on the May 2 ballot.
|St. Charles Parish residents shocked that former DHS teacher will avoid jail
April 17 at 11:15 am
“Disgusting! This is a proven case of ‘who you are and the pull you have with the system!’” Shannon Pugh Polizzi said of Shelley Dufresne’s plea agreement that avoided jail time and having to register as a sex offender.
|John Paul Devillier charged with attempted first-degree murder of a peace officer
April 17 at 10:13 am
John Paul Devillier has been charged with attempted first-degree murder of a peace officer in connection with Thursday's apparent ambush shooting of a St. Charles Parish deputy on U.S. Highway 90 in Paradis.
|St. Charles Parish Sheriff's Office releases name of suspect in deputy shooting
April 16 at 3:08 pm
The man arrested in connection with the shooting of Corp. Burt Hazeltine has been identified as 56-year-old John Paul Devillier, of Gulfport, Miss.
|Corp. Burt Hazeltine identified as Thursday's shooting victim in Paradis
April 16 at 12:21 pm
The St. Charles Parish Sheriff's Office has identified Corp. Burt Hazeltine as the shooting victim in an "apparent ambush" in Paradis.
|Witnesses describe chaos of St. Charles deputy shooting
April 16 at 11:01 am
Witnesses in Paradis heard gunshots and saw police arrest a man accused of shooting a St. Charles deputy by yanking him out of a silver truck.
|St. Charles Parish deputy shot, school lockdowns lifted
April 16 at 9:06 am
A St. Charles Parish deputy that was directing traffic in the Paradis school zone was shot several times in an apparent ambush Thursday morning.
|St. Charles Council talking trash - Say they were left in dark about change in garbage collection
April 10 at 10:56 am
A pilot program initiated in January by Progressive Waste Solutions had St. Charles Parish Council members questioning why they weren’t aware of it and whether they were signing off on a contract change.
|Funding, plans ready to finish levee walkway
April 10 at 10:16 am
With funding and plans in hand, work is expected to start soon on completing the levee bike path system on both sides of the Mississippi River, said St. Charles Parish spokeswoman Renee Simpson.
|Shoes for souls - A 10-year-old’s compassion reaches Africa
April 10 at 9:59 am
If doing for others defines the person, then Ascension Parish’s 10-year-old Katelyn Champagne is reaching out all the way to Africa.
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• St. Charles Parish receives Distinguished Budget Presentation award
• Boutte cadet among Youth Challenge grads
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