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Sheriff concerned medical marijuana law could pave way for legalization

Gov. John Bel Edwards’ recent signing of a bill allowing patients in Louisiana to access medical marijuana has been a lightning rod for debate.Read More...
June 03 at 9:13 am
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Grants officer who helped secure $100 million resigns

After bringing in millions of dollars of grants into St. Charles Parish, Holly Fonseca has announced she is leaving the parish government after serving nearly nine years as grants officer.Read More...
June 03 at 9:00 am
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Destrehan student goes 12 years without missing a day of school

After his mother got a few speeding tickets, sickness seem to strike like clockwork on holidays and he survived a major smack in the head by a foam sword in a prank on the last day of high school, Andrew Abadie was golden.Read More...
June 03 at 8:56 am
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Stand-alone donut shop would be built in St. Charles Plaza

Errol Malbrough has a round dream with a hole in it.Read More...
June 03 at 8:52 am
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Zydeco's owners vow 'We'll return' after fire guts restaurant

A simple sign stands tall in front of the charred remains of Zydeco's Cajun Restaurant. In large block letters, the owners use the sign to thank family, friends, patrons and the community for their support following a blaze that gutted the popular eatery.Read More...
June 03 at 8:48 am
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Man wanted after issuing threats, damaging property in Des Allemands

A man who allegedly threatened the life of a Des Allemands man is wanted by police.

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June 01 at 5:27 pm
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Luling woman pleads guilty to tax fraud, faces $100K fine

A 39-year-old Luling woman recently pleaded guilty to one count of filing a false tax return, according to U.S. Attorney Kenneth A. Polite. Read More...
June 01 at 1:38 pm
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Police ID body found in spillway

The body recently discovered in the Bonnet Carre Spillway was positively identified as Estelle Webb, 88, of New Orleans, according to the St. Charles Parish Sheriff’s Office.Read More...
May 31 at 3:41 pm
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Investigation underway into fire that destroyed beloved Zydeco's

By Tuesday morning, Zydeco’s Cajun Restaurant, a beloved landmark in St. Charles Parish, lay in burned and twisted ruins after an intense fire totaled the building on Memorial Day.
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May 31 at 1:04 pm
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Zydeco's destroyed by fire

After being engulfed by flames around 4 p.m. Monday, the popular seafood restaurant Zydeco's Cajun Restaurant in Boutte has been destroyed by fire.Read More...
May 30 at 7:52 pm
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Boutte seafood restaurant catches fire

Popular seafood restaurant Zydeco's caught fire Monday at around 4 p.m.Read More...
May 30 at 4:20 pm
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Hahnville soldier welcomes opportunity to recruit veterans into jobs at Dow

It was on Sept. 11, the day of horrific Islamic terrorist attacks on the U.S., when then high school senior Kyle Graham realized his career.Read More...
May 27 at 9:23 am
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Toy crawfish boil set flying off shelves in St. Charles

The Lil Bit Crawfish Boil set for kids has quickly found a strong foothold in the local marketplace. Read More...
May 27 at 9:19 am
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Parish seeking housing options for juveniles with Assumption detention center closing

The May 31 closure of the Assumption Parish Youth Detention Center has left St. Charles Parish among dozens of agencies in the state looking for alternatives on where to house juveniles delinquents with pending charges.Read More...
May 27 at 9:03 am
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J.B. Martin teacher, students combine for marriage proposal to remember

Joshua Martin knew he wanted to marry Brittany Weimer, his girlfriend of six years. Martin also knew he wouldn’t be satisfied if the proposal was anything less than extraordinarily memorable.Read More...
May 27 at 9:00 am
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Retailers: Reduction of sales tax holidays will hurt sales, force cuts

The annual Hurricane Preparedness Sales Tax Holiday typically held the last weekend of May is this year’s latest casualty to Louisiana’s budget crunch – and more crunching may be coming.Read More...
May 27 at 8:57 am
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Retired St. Charles deputy uses service dogs to help veterans
Retired St. Charles deputy uses service dogs to help veterans
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When Ricky Oubre retired from his 30 year career with the St. Charles Parish Sheriff's Office - 20 of them spent as a dog trainer - he felt the need to continue lending a helping hand.