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Prudential Gardner Realtors to showcase 12 homes with open houses on Sunday
October 02, 2008 at 10:31 am
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St. Pierre: lobbyist on hold until after presidential election
October 01, 2008 at 6:14 pm
Although the decision was removed from consideration at Monday night’s council meeting, St. Charles Parish President V. J. St. Pierre still plans to hire a lobbying firm. He just wants to wait until after the presidential election.

Four environmental groups met with an Entergy spokesman to request that the company decide against converting its Little Gypsy plant to coal power. Environmental groups oppose Entergy’s bid for coal power plant
October 01, 2008 at 6:08 pm
Four separate groups of environmentalists met with St. Charles Parish Entergy spokesman Doug Rhodes on Sept. 23, to request that the company change its plans to convert its Little Gypsy plant to coal power.

Council chairman says no to equal representation on Library Board Council chairman says no to equal representation on Library Board
October 01, 2008 at 6:05 pm
A plan to select residents from each district in the parish to sit on the library board won't get the support of the library's ex-officio member and Council Chairman Dennis Nuss.

Parish has delayed reaction to Ike surge
October 01, 2008 at 11:03 am
Multiple mini-basins delayed water from reaching several areas in St. Charles Parish for days after high winds from Hurricane Ike first roared through the area, according to Tab Troxler, the parish's Emergency Operations Center director.

69 teams battle it out for coveted paddle
October 01, 2008 at 11:01 am
The United Way of St. Charles is kicking off its 2008-09 campaign by giving residents the chance to get their fill of the best gumbo and jambalaya in the parish for only $5.

Neighbor says house has bat infestation, needs to be torn down Neighbor says house has bat infestation, needs to be torn down
October 01, 2008 at 9:11 am
The 2,700-square-foot Willowridge eyesore that’s towered over Tupelo Court residents for years could soon face its demolition day.

West Jefferson wants to present a proposal to St. Charles Parish Hospital before they decide to partner with Ochsner. West Jeff takes on Ochsner
October 01, 2008 at 9:11 am
St. Charles Parish Hospital CEO Fred Martinez seemed shocked to learn that the chief administrator of West Jefferson Medical Center in Marrero wants a chance to present a proposal to parish officials before an agreement to partner with Ochsner Health System is finalized.

Director wants employees safe from changes in administration
October 01, 2008 at 9:11 am
Kendall Stall, director of Information Services Technology for St. Charles Parish, wants his four employees to be given civil service employment status instead of being appointed by the parish president.

Schexnaydre says a no parking sign could help prevent difficulties during emergencies. No parking during games?
October 01, 2008 at 9:11 am
Councilwoman-at-large Carolyn Schexnaydre plans to reintroduce an ordinance next month that failed to get enough votes and was not supported by the council last week.

Complaints litter debris pickup
October 01, 2008 at 8:55 am
St. Charles Parish has received numerous complaints from residents that their yards were damaged during the debris pickup process, according to Renee Allemand, the parish's public information officer. St. Charles Parish has received numerous complaints from residents that their yards were damaged during the debris pickup process, according to Renee Allemand, the parish's public information officer.

Spillway Road repairs underway
September 30, 2008 at 1:37 pm
Work to repair the Spillway Road finally got underway last week after Hurricanes Gustav and Ike delayed the project, with the road set to be complete by mid-October or early November depending on weather conditions.

See all the action from Friday night's games See all the action from Friday night's games
September 26, 2008 at 10:35 pm
The Herald-Guide will now post more than a hundred photos from all home games right after they are over.

Registered voters rise steadily over last year
September 24, 2008 at 7:33 pm
The number of registered voters has increased steadily in St. Charles Parish since last year. Registrar of Voters Brian Champagne believes that voter registration drives conducted at different areas in the parish are the reason for the spike in the numbers.

This home, located at 101 Ivy Lane in Luling was to go to auction on Oct. 15, but since the hurricanes, recent sales have been delayed by two to three weeks. Mortgage owed on this home is $97,940.91. Good deals can be found at sheriff’s sale, but so can risks
September 24, 2008 at 11:12 am
Each week the St. Charles Herald-Guide publishes properties that are currently up for bid at auction in the sheriff’s sales section of the newspaper.

Get your gator on Get your gator on
September 24, 2008 at 8:44 am
Hurricanes Gustav and Ike did their best to wreak havoc on St. Charles Parish, but they couldn't keep the Alligator Festival down.

Boutte man charged in assisted suicide
September 24, 2008 at 8:44 am
A 55-year-old Boutte man was arrested for allegedly giving his girlfriend a gun to commit suicide and then waiting 45 minutes before calling the St. Charles Parish Sheriff's Office after she shot herself.

Julius Sellers Former sheriff pleads not guilty to disturbing peace, violating permit
September 24, 2008 at 8:44 am
Former St. Charles Parish Sheriff Julius ‘Ducky’ Sellers, Jr. pled not guilty to disturbing the peace and violating a concealed handgun permit on Sept. 11 in Judge Emile St. Pierre's courtroom.

40 Luling AT&T workers join GNO area strike
40 Luling AT&T workers join GNO area strike
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Forty workers with AT&T’s Luling work center walked off their jobs at 7 a.m. today (Aug. 28) as part of a Greater New Orleans area strike over unfair labor practices.

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