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Longtime CAO to represent state on flood insurance rates rates

Bayou Gauche and Des Allemands residents tossing their house keys on a table in resignation at a February 2013 FEMA meeting over receiving flood insurance rate hikes of up to $35,000 a year left a lasting impression on St. Charles Parish officials.Read More...
January 14 at 4:28 pm
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Waggaman man charged with attempted murder in St. Rose


A Waggaman man sought in connection with the Jan. 8 stabbing of a St. Rose man has been arrested and charged with attempted second-degree murder.Read More...
January 14 at 4:26 pm
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Charter school Ok’d despite board opposition


The St. Charles Parish School Board recommended at Monday’s committee meeting that the School Board oppose the state’s potential classification of Greater Grace Charter Academy (GGCA) to become as a Type 2 charter school, which became reality Tuesday. Read More...
January 14 at 4:25 pm
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LeBlanc to offer investment tips for day-to-day financial planning

With the volatility of today’s stock market posing the challenging question of risk versus return, guaranteed investments are becoming more popular. Read More...
January 14 at 4:22 pm
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LeBlanc to offer investment tips for day-to-day financial planning

With the volatility of today’s stock market posing the challenging question of risk versus return, guaranteed investments are becoming more popular. Read More...
January 14 at 4:22 pm
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Former Tulane coach Johnson hopes to inspire at MLK rally



Curtis Johnson remembers what Dr. Martin Luther King stood for, and he’s proud to have the opportunity to spread the legend’s teachings. Read More...
January 14 at 4:20 pm
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Pedestrian killed in Boutte accident

An automobile accident in Boutte Wednesday (Jan. 13) night claimed the life of an unidentified pedestrian.Read More...
January 14 at 10:24 am
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Waggaman man sought in St. Rose stabbing in custody

The Waggaman man sought in connection with Friday's stabbing of a St. Rose man has been arrested and charged with attempted second-degree murder.
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January 09 at 8:44 pm
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Sheriff’s Reports (Jan. 7)

Arrests

• Todd Tassin, 45, of 680 W. 5th St. in LaPlace, was arrested Dec. 23 and charged with shoplifting goods valued between $500 and $1,500. Read More...
January 08 at 12:57 pm
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Christmas tree pickup will aid wetland protection

Your Christmas trees don’t have to go to waste following the holiday season.Read More...
January 08 at 12:55 pm
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Paradis man pleads guilty to weapon charge

A Paradis man charged with armed robbery of an Edgard gas station in March recently pleaded guilty to charges of felon in possession of a firearm. Read More...
January 08 at 12:53 pm
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Duo create foundation for at-risk girls

Carla Scott-Strickland and Dr. Ladadriel Eastman want to make a difference for young women.Read More...
January 08 at 12:47 pm
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Work begins on over $21M in levee projects in St. Charles Parish

Construction recently got underway on more than $21 million of levee and pump station projects in St. Charles Parish.
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January 08 at 12:39 pm
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Search ends for missing man who fell into river from capsized boat

Officials have discontinued the search for a Hammond man who went missing when the workboat he was in capsized last Wednesday near the Hale Boggs Memorial Bridge in Luling.Read More...
January 08 at 12:35 pm
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St. Pierre hopes legacy will be trust, growth, levees

In the final days of V.J. St. Pierre’s eight-year administration, the outgoing parish president pointed to his investment in people – his staff and the citizens of St. Charles Parish – as his proudest achievement. Read More...
January 08 at 12:29 pm
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Destrehan man arrested in New Year’s Day shooting

After allegedly shooting a man on New Year’s Day, Jackorey Williams turned himself in to the St. Charles Parish Sheriff’s Office on Sunday.Read More...
January 08 at 12:25 pm
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Bridge work drastically changes plans for popular United Way race
Bridge work drastically changes plans for popular United Way race
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While the Hale Boggs Memorial Bridge will not be available for the United Way of St. Charles’ 20th Annual Bridge Run/Walk, those seeking to participate have no need to cancel those plans.