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Relay for Life to honor cancer survivors

More than 200 people representing 20 teams have signed up to walk around the clock in the battle against cancer during this Saturdayís Relay for Life. Read More...
September 16 at 9:44 am
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Norco father builds 'pedicab' for disabled sons

Ron and Anne Schexnaydre are accustomed to bringing the world to their twin sons, Joshua and Jacob, but their latest feat changes that direction a little - at least in St. Charles Parish.Read More...
September 16 at 9:40 am
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Destrehan deluge tests parish pumps - again

Destrehan streets filled with water again this month just a few weeks after the record heavy rains of Louisiana's catastrophic flooding and only months after the March deluge that hit the South.Read More...
September 16 at 9:38 am
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Luling man convicted of negligent homicide in 2013 crash that killed deputy

Dallas Veillon has been found guilty of negligent homicide in the August 2013 four-vehicle wreck that killed St. Charles Parish Sheriffís Deputy Jeff Watson.
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September 16 at 9:17 am
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Bayer announces $66B takeover of Monsanto

With the two giants of industry standing alongside each other, Bayer CEO Werner Baumann and Monsanto CEO Hugh Grant jointly announced Bayer's $66 billion takeover of Monsanto today (Sept. 14).
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September 14 at 11:34 am
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St. Charles Parish Hospital board chairman forced to resign

Luling businessman John Landry III, who was arrested and charged with falsifying public records in June, has agreed to resign as chairman of the St. Charles Parish Hospital Board as part of an agreement with the District Attorney's Office.Read More...
September 09 at 1:34 pm
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St. Charles Parish school board member pushes for Killona library

St. Charles Parish School Board member Ellis Alexander believes heís finally pulled the pieces together for a project heís long worked on achieving.Read More...
September 09 at 9:41 am
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Luling woman sentenced in tax fraud case

Kali Irons, the 39-year-old Luling woman who pleaded guilty to filing a false tax return in May, was sentenced last Thursday to three years probation, including six months of home confinement.Read More...
September 09 at 9:24 am
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Old Norco Gas building demolished

Itís a sad goodbye to the building that first housed the Norco Gas and Fuel Co. opened in the 1940s, but for the man whose father built the sturdy structure itís demolition represents progress.Read More...
September 09 at 9:01 am
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Family Resources asks Council for road to complete subdivision lots

In its latest move to expand housing in St. Charles Parish, Family Resources of New Orleans is asking the parish government for help with building a road in Killona.Read More...
September 09 at 8:59 am
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Sewer project clears way for growth in Killona

It's taken over a year to put together, but St. Charles Parish Councilman Terrell Wilson has set in motion an estimated $800,000 sewer project that will support growth in the community of Killona.Read More...
September 09 at 8:56 am
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Entergy refund in the works over Waterford 3 'mistake'

Entergy Louisiana LLC is crunching the numbers on how much it will repay its 1 million customers on a $140 million cost overrun to replace defective generators at Waterford 3 in Montz.Read More...
September 09 at 8:54 am
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St. Charles Schools up security to catch child predators

Implementing nationally recognized web-based technology to boost security, St. Charles Parish Public Schools has started using a system called Raptor to screen all visitors who come to school campuses.Read More...
September 09 at 8:51 am
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Pro bono legal center opening in St. Charles

Motivated by a considerable increase in people representing themselves in court because they couldn't afford a lawyer, the St. Charles Parish Bar Association found funding to provide pro bono legal services.Read More...
September 09 at 8:49 am
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Newlyweds return to scene of first meeting for 'gator hunt' honeymoon

Score one for originality.Read More...
September 09 at 8:47 am
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Luling family baffled over son's murder in New Orleans

Justin Scott was an "old school boy" who was an open book to family and friends, which makes it all the harder to fathom the baffling circumstances surrounding his murder.Read More...
September 09 at 8:18 am
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Norco educator named Principal of the Year
Norco educator named Principal of the Year
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Becky Weber is 32 years into being an educator in St. Charles Parish and is still excited about coming to work.