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Bills would make it easier for parish students to leave district

School Board members and district administration are very worried about legislation that could change school districts across Louisiana, including St. Charles.Read More...
March 16, 2012 at 10:21 am
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Race raises thousands for unclaimed baby graveyard

St. Charles Borromeo School hosted a unique 5K walk/run that raised thousands of dollars for a burial plot that will be used to ensure that unclaimed or aborted babies receive a proper burial.Read More...
March 16, 2012 at 10:21 am
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Man kidnaps, assaults ex-girlfriend, police say

A 36-year-old New Orleans man was arrested after authorities say he kidnapped an ex-girlfriend in St. Rose and drove her towards Metairie. When the victim tried to escape, she told police that she was punched several times.Read More...
March 16, 2012 at 10:21 am
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New Orleans man charged with making bomb threat to Norco plant

A New Orleans man was arrested last week after authorities say he called in a bomb threat to a Norco plant in January.Read More...
March 16, 2012 at 10:21 am
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Cops: Man received inappropriate photos of 13-year-old girl

A 37-year-old St. Rose man was arrested after authorities say he asked for and received inappropriate photos on his cell phone from a 13-year-old girl.Read More...
March 16, 2012 at 10:20 am
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Deadline extended for Spillway cemetery plan

The Army Corps of Engineers has extended the deadline for comments on its long-term management plan of two cemeteries that are located in the Bonnet Carre Spillway. Read More...
March 16, 2012 at 10:20 am
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Luling All-American has basketball jersey retired by Louisiana-Lafayette

Luling’s Dean Church became only the fourth basketball player in the history of University of Louisiana at Lafayette to have his jersey retired by the school.

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March 14, 2012 at 10:36 am
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Hospital collects 426 jars of peanut butter during parade

During the recent Des Allemands parade, St. Charles Parish Hospital organized its annual Peanut Butter Drive for St. Charles Social Concerns "Food Pantry." Read More...
March 09, 2012 at 9:39 am
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Bank phone, text scam targets residents

Residents around the area are receiving scam phone calls claiming to be from First National Bank USA that ask them to "reactivate" their account by giving out their personal information, according to St. Charles Parish Sheriff Greg Champagne.Read More...
March 09, 2012 at 9:38 am
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Pictures, memories sought for art teacher tribute

Organizers are seeking written memories and photos that can be used in a tribute to Lloyd Sensat, who passed away last year but had a tremendous influence on students in St. Charles through his Talented Art program.Read More...
March 09, 2012 at 9:37 am
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Sheriff supports harsher punishment for copper thieves

Copper thieves in St. Charles could be facing harsher punishments if a recently-introduced bill passes through the Louisiana House of Representatives.Read More...
March 09, 2012 at 9:36 am
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Farmers’ Market officials say government funding needed to survive

During a St. Charles Parish Council meeting last week, a Hahnville resident and a few council members questioned whether the German Coast Farmers’ Market should continue to receive $30,000 in annual funding from the government.Read More...
March 09, 2012 at 9:35 am
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Grandma pleads guilty to negligent injuring

A grandmother pleaded guilty to negligent injuring after failing to seek treatment for her handicapped granddaughter, who had been attacked by a dog.Read More...
March 09, 2012 at 9:33 am
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District plans on eliminating A.A. Songy

The elimination of A.A. Songy Kindergarten Center is included in a list of future capital improvement projects for St. Charles Parish Public Schools.Read More...
March 09, 2012 at 9:29 am
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Portion of Beaupre Drive to close for 6 weeks

Beaupre Drive near Cottage Drive in Luling will be closed to traffic for six weeks for the installation of a new drainage culvert, according to St. Charles Parish officials.

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March 01, 2012 at 2:37 pm
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Boy Scout Troop 1101 ‘shadows’ Judge Lauren Lemmon
Boy Scout Troop 1101 ‘shadows’ Judge Lauren Lemmon
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Members of Boy Scout Troop 1101 recently spent the day at the St. Charles Parish Courthouse shadowing/mentoring with District Judge Lauren Lemmon.