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Study says Louisiana hosted largest tax increase in U.S.

Louisiana implemented the largest tax increase in the United States in 2016, according to a 50-state survey compiled by the National Conference of State Legislatures.Read More...
June 07 at 2:48 pm
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Ordone

Gerald Glynn Ordone, 71, lifelong resident of Paradis, passed away at his home from complications of ALS on May 26, 2017.Read More...
June 07 at 2:45 pm
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Albritton

Venessa Albritton, 60 a native and a resident Des Allemands, went home to be with her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ, on May 26, 2017. Read More...
June 07 at 2:43 pm
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Sheriff's Report - June 1, 2017

Arrests

• Elijah Powell, 21, of 112 Riverview Drive in St. Rose, was arrested May 22 and charged with illegal use of a weapon. He was a fugitive (two counts).
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June 07 at 2:40 pm
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Family Dollar will open store in Hahnville

Hankins Development has broken ground for a Family Dollar Store in Hahnville.Read More...
June 07 at 2:37 pm
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Trump’s proposed budget could cost parish $1.4M in revenue

If the Trump administration ends sharing Gulf of Mexico oil and gas royalties with Gulf states including Louisiana as proposed, St. Charles Parish could lose $1.4 million a year beginning next year.Read More...
June 07 at 2:35 pm
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Teacher fighting leukemia in ‘high spirits’ with help from supporters

For the many people whose lives have been touched by Boutte Christian Academy teacher Lisa Barlow, her recent leukemia diagnosis was a devastating blow. Read More...
June 07 at 2:28 pm
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Members team up to reopen Grand Ridge pool

It was a nostalgic and exciting day for the many people who took a dip in the sparkling waters of the newly reopened swimming pool at Grand Ridge Country Club on Memorial Day.Read More...
June 07 at 2:17 pm
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Virus attacking crawfish crop, drives local prices higher

Crawfish and Louisiana are synonymous with one another, and it’s a relationship that runs much deeper than semantics: it’s estimated that more than 7,000 people depend, directly or indirectly, on the crawfish industry, which contributes more than $300 million to the state’s economy.Read More...
June 07 at 2:13 pm
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New subdivision proposed for Hahnville

St. Charles Parish Council Chairman Terrell Wilson is busy trying to keep pace with Hahnville’s growth, particularly with a second subdivision recently proposed for the area.Read More...
June 07 at 2:08 pm
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Humane Society Pet of the Week: Spencer

This week’s St. Charles Humane Society’s showcase pet is Spencer.Read More...
June 07 at 8:00 am
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St. Charles Girl Scout camp set July 24-28

The St. Charles Parish Girl Scouts summer day camp for girls in grades K-12 will be held July 24-28 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at New Life Community Church, 134 Lakewood Drive, Luling.Read More...
June 07 at 8:00 am
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Keeping the torch lit: Sheriff’s Office marks record participation

Showing its largest support on record for the event, the St. Charles Parish Sheriff’s Office had 40 deputies and guests participate in this year’s Law Enforcement Torch Run.Read More...
June 07 at 8:00 am
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Hahnville alum scores national championship on golf course

Colin Troxler will soon be headed to the University of Louisiana-Lafayette to play Division I golf—and he’ll do it as a reigning national champion. Read More...
June 07 at 8:00 am
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Former Tigers pitcher blossoms into Division I standout

People said that Brooks Vial was too small to be a Division I pitcher. Read More...
June 07 at 8:00 am
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More walking and biking paths planned in St. Charles Parish, public input needed

Plans are underway to make St. Charles Parish more accommodating and accessible for walking and bicycling and in order to maximize those efforts, the parish and the Regional Planning Commission (RPC) are looking to the public to provide input. Read More...
June 06 at 9:31 am
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Montz residents question industrial growth’s impact on community
Montz residents question industrial growth’s impact on community
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When Shannie Marie Borne saw St. Charles Parish's signs posted in Montz announcing a rezoning request that would clear the way for a gas compressor station in their residential community, she started circulating a petition opposing it.