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Suspect on the run after shooting man at Boutte Burger King

By Anna Thibodeaux and Ryan Arena

St. Charles Parish Sheriff Greg Champagne said the suspect being sought from a shooting/attempted robbery at a Burger King in Boutte this morning (Aug. 2) is believed to have fled the area in a vehicle.
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August 02 at 11:04 am
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Business news: Maison Decor offers eclectic mix of interior, exterior decorative items

With school set to resume and fall on the horizon, Maison Décor has been a busy place. Read More...
August 02 at 8:00 am
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Business news: Sears Hometown celebrates five strong years of business

After five strong years since opening, Sears Hometown Store in Luling continues to thrive thanks to the expertise of its staff, its commitment to customer service and willingness to continually expand their selection. Read More...
August 02 at 8:00 am
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St. Charles crime declines in first half of 2017

St. Charles Parish crime dropped 5 percent in the first half of this year compared to the same period last year.Read More...
August 02 at 8:00 am
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1,800 acres added to popular Luling hunting spot

Those visiting one of the most popular hunting areas in St. Charles Parish now have a little more elbow room, so to speak. Read More...
August 02 at 8:00 am
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Des Allemands woman killed on way to fundraiser

Karen Duran was on her way to a fundraiser to help a local family who recently lost their toddler when she was killed in an automobile accident on U.S. Highway 90 on Friday.
The cause of the wreck is under investigation by the Louisiana State Police.Read More...
August 02 at 6:00 am
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Speed limit will increase on elevated portion of I-310

New signs will soon mark the speed limit increasing from 60 mph to 70 mph along elevated sections of I-310 to I-10.Read More...
August 02 at 5:00 am
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Luling twins diagnosed with deadly disorder

Dee Dee Comardelle cried tears of joy when her daughter, Demi, tested as a bone marrow donor for her twin sister, Daelyn, who is battling a rare disorder.Read More...
August 02 at 4:15 am
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Des Allemands' creepy crawlers find new home in Insectarium

When Zack Lemann recently found a brilliantly colored insect in the Des Allemands swamps, it was a Holy Grail find for this curator of the Audubon Butterfly Garden and Insectarium.Read More...
August 02 at 4:00 am
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Second arrest made in connection with St. Rose double shooting

Alan Michael Simmons has been arrested on charges of second-degree murder and attempted second-degree murder in connection with the June 23 double shooting in St. Rose.

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July 31 at 2:44 pm
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Speed limit will increase on elevated portion of I-310

New signs will soon mark the speed limit increasing from 60 mph to 70 mph along elevated sections of I-310 to I-10.Read More...
July 28 at 12:50 pm
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Today’s Car Care moving to larger, upgraded location in Luling

Galen Guidry loves what he does for a living and he has no plans to retire anytime soon. In fact, if the owner of Today’s Car Care has his way, he’ll be training mechanics years down the line at the age of 90. Read More...
July 28 at 11:15 am
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Sheriff's Office looking for man reported missing

The St. Charles Parish Sheriff’s Office is asking for assistance in locating Jeffrey Jays. Read More...
July 26 at 2:57 pm
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Business News: Thorson specializes in pediatric dentistry

When Dr. Elizabeth Thorson planted roots in Destrehan for her practice, Thorson Dentistry for Kids, she established the first dental office specializing in pediatrics in St. Charles Parish, and it remains the only one in all of the River Parishes. Read More...
July 26 at 1:52 pm
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Business News: Hamada takes motherly approach with patients

Dr. Allison Hamada sees her patients through the lens of a mother. Read More...
July 26 at 1:48 pm
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Business News: Back to school brings savings at Crescent City

With children soon set to return to school, Dr. Cleopatra Thompson says there’s no better time for parents to cross their child’s next dental checkup off their to-do list.
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July 26 at 1:43 pm
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It was soon after the nation’s War Department sought a new air defense system that Milton “Moon” Hill came on the scene with Bell Laboratories’ Project Nike to answer the call.