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Arena joins St. Charles Herald-Guide Arena joins St. Charles Herald-Guide
July 10 at 3:14 pm
Ryan Arena, 32, brings nine years of award-winning sports writing experience into the fold.

Luling aids  7-year-old girl  fighting leukemia Luling aids 7-year-old girl fighting leukemia
July 10 at 3:10 pm
By Kristen Higdon
Contributing Writer
editor@heraldguide.com

On July 18, there will be a blood drive to benefit Sara Edler of Luling, who was recently diagnosed with pre B-cell leukemia.

Isoms recount ‘scariest night’ in house fire Isoms recount ‘scariest night’ in house fire
July 10 at 3:08 pm
Denise Isom’s voice was hoarse as she spoke last week, just two days after a fire destroyed her home of more than 36 years.

St. Rose woman attempts to  electrocute  husband  in Jacuzzi St. Rose woman attempts to electrocute husband in Jacuzzi
July 10 at 3:04 pm
A St. Rose woman was arrested and charged with attempted manslaughter after she allegedly tried to electrocute her husband.

St. Charles Parish hosts basketball camp
July 10 at 12:10 pm
By Ryan Arena

LULING — The St. Charles Parish Parks and Recreation department will be holding a summer basketball camp July 14-17 under the instruction of former Hahnville head basketball coach Brian Lumar.

A child busy at work at one of the activities at the United Way of St. Charles’ first book swap. Below left, a child is choosing a book for some summer reading. Below right, a volunteer is reading to children. More than 2,000 books were swapped at the June 20 event at the UW office in Luling. A new plot twist in summer reading
July 10 at 9:52 am
With more than 2,000 books donated and more than 30 volunteers who helped make it possible, the United Way of St. Charles (UW) is already planning its next book swap.

Angie and Tommy Parsons, owners of the local Knockerball affiliate. Knockerball comes to St.Charles Parish
July 10 at 8:10 am
By Lori Lyons

With his son’s birthday party coming up, Tommy Parsons of Luling was looking for something other than the usual Space Walk or Water Slide to rent for a party.

Humane Society Pet of the Week: Bailey Humane Society Pet of the Week: Bailey
July 10 at 7:01 am
This week’s St. Charles Humane Society’s showcase pet is Bailey the cat.

Luling man dies in fire Wednesday Luling man dies in fire Wednesday
July 09 at 4:00 pm
State Fire Marshal investigators are determining the possible causes of a fire that killed a Luling homeowner Wednesday.

Braxton Dufrene is expected to return to the pitching rotation for the Southeast Regional, after missing most of June’s action on the mound. Otto Candies looks to repeat as Southeast Regional champions
July 09 at 3:30 pm
By Ryan Arena

Under Coach David Baudry’s direction, the Hahnville High School-based American Legion squad has become one of the state’s top perennial performers.

Mother, 2 children reported missing from SCP celebration have been found Mother, 2 children reported missing from SCP celebration have been found
July 05 at 4:25 pm
The St. Charles Parish Sheriff’s Office has located a mother and her two children who were reported missing after a Fourth of July celebration.

A second teen arrested in crash that killed HHS student A second teen arrested in crash that killed HHS student
July 03 at 9:50 pm
A second teen, Bailey Picou, 17, of Luling, has been arrested and charged with accessory to negligent homicide in connection with Monday's fatal wreck in Hahnville.

Hahnville High School teacher retires after 42-1/2 years as an educator Hahnville High School teacher retires after 42-1/2 years as an educator
July 02 at 4:29 pm
Not that long ago a teacher could retire not knowing if he or she had made a difference, but social media changed that for Janet Lorio and it has helped her ease into retirement knowing she’d done just that after 42-1/2 years as an educator.

It’s time to get rid of Confederate flag
July 02 at 4:01 pm
Americans and others who favor freedom of the people should take a big step forward by not paying their respect to Confederate flags.

Voters could make four constitutional changes in fall
July 02 at 3:56 pm
In what will be a noticeable change of pace, voters will only have to read through four proposed constitutional amendments on the Oct. 24 ballot, including two that would institute substantive changes to the way transportation projects are funded.

Girl Scout Silver Award recipients are, left to right, Madison Torres, Jessica Brown, Madalin Costella, Tatum Dugas, and Remi Mato; not pictured Madelyn Williams. Luling Girl Scout Cadettes win Silver Award for nature trail
July 02 at 3:53 pm
Six Girl Scout Cadettes in Luling Troop 21346 created a nature trail and area for Girl Scouts, Boy Scouts, church groups and anyone that wants to experience the outdoors.

Destinee Nicholas Jones Destinee Nicholas Jones
July 02 at 3:52 pm
Destinee Nicholas Jones entered peacefully into heaven on May 15, 2015, at the age of 24, along with her husband, Austin Ty Jones.

Suspects are innocent until proved guilty in a court of law
July 02 at 3:49 pm
Arrests

•Cheryl Jason, 54, of 499 Triple Oak Drive in Raceland, was arrested on June 24 and charged with failure to register as a sex offender.

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Lightning strike blamed for Luling blaze
Lightning strike blamed for Luling blaze
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A Luling family is picking up the pieces after a massive fire potentially caused by a lightning strike engulfed and destroyed their home Sunday night.