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St. Charles Parish’s industrial future lies in Killona

Prepping the community of Killona for growth is a priority for St. Charles Parish Councilman Terrell Wilson, who is working on getting the infrastructure that could bring highly desired new jobs to the area.Read More...
February 26 at 6:00 am
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St. Charles Parish dodges worst of severe storms

As severe thunderstorms ripped their way through areas of the South on Tuesday, St. Charles Parish reported minor damage despite an intense day of at least three possible tornadoes reported by area residents.Read More...
February 24 at 11:10 am
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Minor damage reported as thunderstorms hit St. Charles Parish

As severe thunderstorms made their way through St. Charles Parish today (Feb. 23), minor damage was reported from as many as three possible tornadoes reported by area residents.
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February 23 at 1:13 pm
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Cox ends analog service in parish

Like New Orleans, St. Charles Parish’s Cox subscribers have lost analog channels in the company’s push to go all digital.Read More...
February 17 at 3:53 pm
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How to tell if you’re ready to retire

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February 17 at 3:48 pm
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El Paso’s spicy formula draws crowds

Large, lively crowds are no rarity at El Paso Mexican Grill in Luling, where the atmosphere is designed to give locals the feeling of entering the kind of true-to-life Mexican restaurant one would find south of the border. Read More...
February 17 at 3:37 pm
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Burned Bonnet Carre' spillway train trestle being repaired

With Saturday’s dramatic fire put out by a multi-agency, multi-parish force, work started immediately to rebuild the burned section of the two-mile wooden train trestle over the Bonnet Carre’ Spillway.Read More...
February 17 at 3:34 pm
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Local legislators say there are no easy solutions to overcoming state’s budget woes

Gov. John Bel Edwards sent shockwaves throughout the state last week via his televised address about the state budget, and according to two local state legislators, Edwards’ words are far from bluster. Read More...
February 17 at 3:29 pm
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Parade surprise for 91-year-old WWII vet brings him to tears

Still wearing his blue cap with U.S. Navy insignia, Vantan Larousse Sr. recalled how much it meant to him when the ROTC of Hahnville High School suddenly stopped marching in the recent Krewe of Des Allemands parade and saluted him.Read More...
February 17 at 3:25 pm
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Luling man accused of molesting 2 children

A Luling man was arrested and charged with allegedly initiating sexual acts with two minors. Read More...
February 17 at 3:22 pm
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Activist urges parish not to take New Orleans’ Confederate monuments

A Hahnville activist urged the St. Charles Parish Council not bring New Orleans’ four rejected Civil War monuments to a proposed veterans memorial park in Luling.Read More...
February 17 at 3:15 pm
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‘Scream’ MTV series will film in Hahnville

Don’t be terrified – yet.Read More...
February 17 at 2:54 pm
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HHS wrestler wins state title

For the third time in as many years, a Hahnville Tiger can call himself state champion. Read More...
February 17 at 1:28 pm
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Bonnet Carre' Spillway fire is extinguished, trestles damaged

Following a multi-agency response, the fire that set ablaze train trestles on the Bonnet Carre' Spillway has been extinguished with “a few hot spots” remaining.
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February 13 at 7:12 pm
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Bonnet Carre' Spillway fire contained, train trestles still on fire

A fire started this morning (Feb. 13) that set one or more train trestles ablaze over the Bonnet Carre' Spillway has been contained by the multiple agencies that responded to the scene.
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February 13 at 2:55 pm
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Dow’s top Chemist competition sending two winners to state

Zachary Jaubert is still glowing about the IPad Mini he won as the grand champion of Dow’s St. Charles Parish “You Be the Chemist Challenge” and he’s equally thrilled over winning a competition he didn’t think he’d win.Read More...
February 12 at 5:56 pm
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