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DOTD announces closures for U.S. 90 and River Road

The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development has announced road closures for U.S. Highway 90 and River Road next week.Read More...
October 23, 2015 at 2:20 pm
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Maison Décor offers more than meets the eye

Adorning the sign above the doorway into Maison Decor is a line that reads, “Come inside … you’ll be surprised!”Read More...
October 23, 2015 at 1:46 pm
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Roussel’s Fine Jewelry and Gifts a 40-year success story

It’s been a great year for Roussel’s Fine Jewelry and Gifts.Read More...
October 23, 2015 at 1:41 pm
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‘Personal touch’ behind much of First National Bank USA’s success

It’s pretty clear First National Bank USA in Boutte is doing something right.Read More...
October 23, 2015 at 1:38 pm
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Incumbent faces outspoken critic for District 1 post in St. Charles Parish

Hurricane protection is the top concern to Terrell Wilson, who is the District 1 incumbent on the St. Charles Parish Council seeking re-election against Hahnville resident Milton Allemand in the Oct. 24 election primary.Read More...
October 23, 2015 at 12:17 pm
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Levees, drainage top concerns for Division B candidates in St. Charles Parish

With two current council members running for the post, the St. Charles Parish Council at-large Division B race is certainly an interesting one.Read More...
October 23, 2015 at 12:13 pm
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Division A candidates want to help parish move forward

The Councilman at-large Division A chair is being contested between Councilwoman District III Wendy Benedetto and Erick St. Amant, both Republicans. Read More...
October 23, 2015 at 11:59 am
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Veteran candidates battle for clerk of court in St. Charles Parish

Two veteran candidates with extensive government experience are running for St. Charles Parish clerk of court in the Oct. 24 election.Read More...
October 23, 2015 at 11:54 am
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St. Charles Parish president candidates tout ‘quality’ experience

With St. Charles Parish President V.J. St. Pierre terming out having served two terms consecutively in office, four candidates announced they were running for the position in the Oct. 24 election primary.Read More...
October 23, 2015 at 11:49 am
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Cyclist ride through St. Charles Parish on quest

The Nola to Angola cyclist fundraiser saw the largest field of riders in the event’s five-year existence, with more than 50 bike enthusiests raising close to $30,000 for the Cornerstone Builder’s Bus Project last week.Read More...
October 23, 2015 at 11:45 am
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Majoria’s touts homemade specialties, delicious ‘meaty’ party platters

For over 50 years, Majoria’s Supermarket has thrived as a staple of the Boutte and St. Charles Parish Community.Read More...
October 23, 2015 at 11:41 am
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Precautions needed for flu season

After seeing hundreds of patients with the flu last year, Dr. John “Brian” Seymour, Emergency Department Medical Director for St. Charles Parish Hospital, highly recommends reducing your risk of contracting the virus by getting a flu shot.Read More...
October 23, 2015 at 11:33 am
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Cochran leads St. Charles Parish prez candidates by raising $151K

With just days remaining until the Oct. 24 election primary, Larry Cochran substantially leads his opponents in political contributions with $151,549 in the race for St. Charles Parish.Read More...
October 23, 2015 at 11:09 am
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Ama murder linked to drug deal gone bad

A potential narcotics deal turned into an argument, a physical altercation and, eventually, a murder in Ama Oct. 13, according to the St. Charles Parish Sheriff’s Office.Read More...
October 23, 2015 at 11:07 am
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Luling procedure saves leg, quality of life of CIS patient

James Stelly stood up from his wheelchair and proudly stepped forward at the Cardiovascular Institute of the South (CIS) in Luling, a move that put a glow on the face of a man who thought he’d never do it again.Read More...
October 23, 2015 at 11:04 am
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St. Rose activist helps secure tighter emissions standards for refineries

Martha Huckabay, who helped convince the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to crack down on oil refinery emissions, said she did it for her family.Read More...
October 23, 2015 at 10:59 am
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Police chase causes school lock down
Police chase causes school lock down
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An attempted traffic stop by Louisiana State Police on I-310 turned into a police chase and school lockdown at about 10:43 a.m. today (Feb. 4).