|Cochran, Authement in runoff for St. Charles Parish president
October 24 at 10:15 pm
With all precincts reporting, Larry Cochran, D-St.Rose, and Terry Authement, R-Boutte, will be in a runoff for St. Charles Parish president on Nov. 21, and Lance Marino, R-Norco, has been re-elected as clerk of court.
|Smith is facing Bridges in District JOP race
October 23 at 2:47 pm
Aleshia J. Smith is running for justice of the peace in District 1, a position that drew attention earlier this year when Henry Wolfe won the slot even after he was told not to run because of his age.
|Incumbent, challenger face off in District 6
October 23 at 2:46 pm
The race for the District 6 councilman seat will come down to incumbent Traci Ackerman-Fletcher, an independent candidate, and Democrat Keith Schexnayder, both of Norco.
Ackerman-Fletcher says her hope is to continue efforts to improve the quality of life of constituents in her home district.
|3 political newcomers eye District 5 seat
October 23 at 2:44 pm
The Councilman District 5 race pits Democrats Keith Adams and Marilyn Bellock and Republican Bobby J. Ducote in competition for the seat.
|Former councilman faces fire chief in District 4
October 23 at 2:42 pm
Billy Woodruff is seeking re-election to the St. Charles Parish Council, but this time in the District 4 race facing opponent Oliver G. Dufrene Jr. in the Oct. 24 election.
|Planning chairman, civic association prez seek District 3 seat
October 23 at 2:40 pm
The St. Charles Parish Council District 3 race pits a pair of Destrehan residents against one another as Republicans Dick Gibbs and Webb Jay IV battle it out for votes.
|3 Republicans vie to lead District 2
October 23 at 2:37 pm
Republicans Mary Keller Clulee, Monique Gros and Bryce Steinlage will compete to earn the District 2 Councilman seat.
|DOTD announces closures for U.S. 90 and River Road
October 23 at 2:20 pm
The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development has announced road closures for U.S. Highway 90 and River Road next week.
|Maison Décor offers more than meets the eye
October 23 at 1:46 pm
Adorning the sign above the doorway into Maison Decor is a line that reads, “Come inside … you’ll be surprised!”
|Roussel’s Fine Jewelry and Gifts a 40-year success story
October 23 at 1:41 pm
It’s been a great year for Roussel’s Fine Jewelry and Gifts.
|‘Personal touch’ behind much of First National Bank USA’s success
October 23 at 1:38 pm
It’s pretty clear First National Bank USA in Boutte is doing something right.
|Incumbent faces outspoken critic for District 1 post in St. Charles Parish
October 23 at 12:17 pm
Hurricane protection is the top concern to Terrell Wilson, who is the District 1 incumbent on the St. Charles Parish Council seeking re-election against Hahnville resident Milton Allemand in the Oct. 24 election primary.
|Levees, drainage top concerns for Division B candidates in St. Charles Parish
October 23 at 12:13 pm
With two current council members running for the post, the St. Charles Parish Council at-large Division B race is certainly an interesting one.
|Division A candidates want to help parish move forward
October 23 at 11:59 am
The Councilman at-large Division A chair is being contested between Councilwoman District III Wendy Benedetto and Erick St. Amant, both Republicans.
|Veteran candidates battle for clerk of court in St. Charles Parish
October 23 at 11:54 am
Two veteran candidates with extensive government experience are running for St. Charles Parish clerk of court in the Oct. 24 election.
|St. Charles Parish president candidates tout ‘quality’ experience
October 23 at 11:49 am
With St. Charles Parish President V.J. St. Pierre terming out having served two terms consecutively in office, four candidates announced they were running for the position in the Oct. 24 election primary.
|Cyclist ride through St. Charles Parish on quest
October 23 at 11:45 am
The Nola to Angola cyclist fundraiser saw the largest field of riders in the event’s five-year existence, with more than 50 bike enthusiests raising close to $30,000 for the Cornerstone Builder’s Bus Project last week.
|Majoria’s touts homemade specialties, delicious ‘meaty’ party platters
October 23 at 11:41 am
For over 50 years, Majoria’s Supermarket has thrived as a staple of the Boutte and St. Charles Parish Community.
Under the great oaks of Destrehan Plantation, Mary Alice Smith and her husband,...
This week’s St. Charles Humane Society’s showcase pet is Jake the dog.
Destrehan coach Stephen Robicheaux said his Wildcats’ performance against Barbe...
Destrehan shook off the rust last week, and its streak marches on....
• Hahnville surging at right time, ex-district foe Gators come to town for matchup
• Destrehan dominates second half in first round victory
• Tigers wreck Alexandria to advance in playoffs
• Peaking Tigers enter postseason on fire, will face elite offensive attack
• Destrehan ramps up title quest, hosts ‘Jackets 1st round
Dog tossed from I-310 finds home in New Jersey - 1601 views
The pit bull thrown from I-310 into the swamp beneath in early October has found a new home, and her story a happy ending.
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