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Monsanto preps public for $1B plant upgrade

In anticipation of Monsanto jumping its last hurdle to start construction of its nearly $1 billion plant upgrade in Luling, company executives detailed the project to the public.Read More...
October 07, 2016 at 8:00 am
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Parish gun control measure postponed

After strong opposition, the St. Charles Parish administration asked the council to pull a proposed ordinance aimed at banning weapons in recreational parks.Read More...
October 07, 2016 at 8:00 am
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St. Rose featured in global company's pro-environment campaign

St. Rose is one of three communities featured in Patagonia's national "Vote Our Planet" campaign urging Americans to elect officials who support the environment.Read More...
October 07, 2016 at 7:00 am
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Destrehan man wants his house and life back

From the ashes of Sept. 8, 2015, Ursin Abbate set out to rebuild his life in Destrehan but nearly a year later it remains on hold in a dispute with Entergy.Read More...
October 07, 2016 at 7:00 am
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Don’t let the cooler weather fool you

Heavy and continuing rainfall, particularly from the “no-name storm” that deluged areas of Louisiana with the historic flood, also created a fertile breeding ground that lent to the largest mosquito bloom for the entire year.Read More...
October 07, 2016 at 6:00 am
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DHS grad lands dream role on TV show

Wednesday's debut of the television docu-series, "Clash of the Corps," is more than a break for Catie Toal - it's living a dream.Read More...
October 07, 2016 at 6:00 am
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Missing St. Rose teen found unharmed

Corielle Clayton, the 15-year-old St. Rose teen reported missing earlier this week, has been located unharmed according to the St. Charles Parish Sheriff’s Office Wednesday evening.Read More...
October 05, 2016 at 5:21 pm
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Destrehan accountant sentenced to prison in $50 million Medicare fraud

Christopher White of Destrehan was sentenced to 48 months in prison for his involvement in a $50 million New Orleans-area Medicare fraud scheme.Read More...
October 05, 2016 at 2:43 pm
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Program seeks to reach at-risk youth early

They say an ounce of prevention is worth a pound of the cure. Read More...
September 30, 2016 at 6:31 pm
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American Red Cross opens new office in parish

Few emergency aid organizations are as recognized as the American Red Cross, which makes it welcome news that it has opened an office in St. Charles Parish.Read More...
September 30, 2016 at 11:00 am
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4-H’s aim is ‘growing leaders’

Head, heart, hands and help are the four things the Hs in the 4-H Club stands for, as the youth development program takes aim at providing young people education while teaching them basic life skills. Read More...
September 30, 2016 at 10:00 am
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Unique horse riding program makes difference for Luling boy with spina bifida

Doctors told Gwen Marelo that her son would never walk.

Marelo, a Luling resident, said she and her husband were devastated by that assessment of their son, Brian, who suffers from spina bifada. Read More...
September 30, 2016 at 10:00 am
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Hospital Auxiliary a plus for patients, both young and old

Whether patients are young or old, The St. Charles Parish Hospital Auxiliary educates and rehabilitates members of the community through their work with the St. Charles Parish Hospital’s Pediatric Rehab Treatment program and the Cardiac Rehab program. Read More...
September 30, 2016 at 9:00 am
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St. Rose man charged with Medicaid fraud

Tim Ursin, 53, of St. Rose, has been arrested on four counts of Medicaid fraud.Read More...
September 30, 2016 at 9:00 am
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Online service offers free tutoring

Homework Louisiana, a free online service that helps people excel in their studies certainly points to the growing popularity of the future classroom.Read More...
September 30, 2016 at 9:00 am
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Health Center offers help for residents suffering with depression or anxiety

For a person suffering with depression or anxiety, the inability to find help due to financial constraints serves only to make those issues even more damaging. Read More...
September 30, 2016 at 9:00 am
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After nearly 40 years, courthouse workers step away
After nearly 40 years, courthouse workers step away
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Brenda Folse and Rhonda Landry were hired at the same time to work in the St. Charles Parish Clerk of Courts Office a little more than 37 years ago. It seems only fitting they’d walk away at the same time as well.