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Magnolia Cos.donates to State Troopers Association

Glen Smith and Gary Smith, Sr. of The Magnolia Companies of LA presented to the Louisiana State Troopers Association (LSTA) a monetary donation in support of their LSTA Annual Statewide Convention.Read More...
August 09 at 8:00 am
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Lightning strikes!

The St. Charles Lady Lightning 9-10 year old youth softball team display their league championship trophies. Read More...
August 09 at 8:00 am
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Ladycats retool this summer under new coach, after dream season

The Destrehan Ladycats basketball team has enjoyed the decorated run of any basketball team in St. Charles Parish history, capping an undefeated season with a victory in last season's Class 5A state championship game. Read More...
August 09 at 8:00 am
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Jesuit, St. Charles Catholic among notable Destrehan challenges

When it comes to Destrehan's 2017 football schedule, it's the simple things that Wildcats' coach Stephen Robicheaux enjoys most about its construction.Read More...
August 09 at 8:00 am
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Book buzz

Sharon Parker of Penguin Random House publishing will be at the library on Aug. 8 with the inside scoop on upcoming releases as well as a free book bag and book sampler. She will be at the East Regional Library, 160 W. Campus Dr., Destrehan, at 10 a.m. and the West Regional Library, 105 Lakewood Dr. in Luling, at 6 p.m. For more information, call Lauren Pitz at (985) 764-9643.Read More...
August 08 at 9:45 am
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American Legion

The Friloux-Robinson American Legion Post 509 is inviting new and returning members to a meeting at 5 - 7 p.m. Aug. 8 at the hall in Ama. The meeting is aimed at reviving membership and inviting input on projects. The meeting also will serve as a fund drive. For more information, call ARead More...
August 08 at 9:44 am
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Deepwater Horizon discussion

East Regional Library, 160 West Campus Drive, Destrehan will host a viewing of a Planet Earth documentary on the oil spill, as well as a discussion of the efforts of the Coastal Waters Consortium to study the effects of the oil on the environment. A panel of CWC researchers, including Louisiana Universities Marine Consortium and Louisiana State University representatives, will join the viewing and discussion. The discussion is 6:30 - 8 p.m. Aug. 7. For more information, call Lauren Pitz at (985) 764-9643.Read More...
August 07 at 9:45 am
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FBI seeking fugitive with connections to Destrehan, Laplace

Dillon Arnez Davis is wanted in connection with the Aug. 2 robbery of Chase Bank at 3540 Williams Blvd., Kenner.Read More...
August 06 at 4:47 pm
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Tax holiday

The St. Charles Parish Sale and Use Tax Office announced today a parishwide sales tax holiday for residents on August 4-5. Direct questions to the Sales Tax Office at (985) 785-3125.Read More...
August 05 at 3:55 pm
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Tax holiday

The St. Charles Parish Sale and Use Tax Office announced today a parishwide sales tax holiday for residents on August 4-5. Direct questions to the Sales Tax Office at (985) 785-3125.Read More...
August 05 at 9:46 am
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Youth rally

The St. Charles Parish Department of Community Services will host its annual Youth Rally on Aug. 5 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Edward A. Dufresne Community Center in Luling. For more information, contact the Department of Community Services at (985) 764-7944.Read More...
August 05 at 9:45 am
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Youth rally

The St. Charles Parish Department of Community Services will host its annual Youth Rally on Aug. 5 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Edward A. Dufresne Community Center in Luling. For more information, contact the Department of Community Services at (985) 764-7944.Read More...
August 05 at 8:41 am
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Business news: Access Health expanding dental services, facilities in Luling

Dr. Michael Boudreaux says whats going on at the St. Charles Health Community Center "is pretty big."Read More...
August 04 at 2:02 pm
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Avondale man arrested in Burger King shooting

An Avondale man accused of targeting an ATM worker at an Elmwood bank and then attempting to rob him at a Burger King drive-through window in Boutte was arrested Thursday.Read More...
August 04 at 11:47 am
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Arrest made in Burger King shooting, attempted robbery

An arrest has been made in the Wednesday's Burger King shooting and attempted robbery.Read More...
August 04 at 8:48 am
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Blood drive

Parish officials are urging residents to donate blood to JJ Robertson at a replacement drive in the main lobby of the St. Charles Parish Courthouse at 15045 River Road in Hahnville from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on August 3.Read More...
August 03 at 3:54 pm
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Destrehan Plantation tells the whole story of slavery at the antebellum home
Destrehan Plantation tells the whole story of slavery at the antebellum home
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Standing in stately grandeur draped by ancient oaks, Destrehan Plantation is one of the great River Road mansions telling its whole story to visitors including its own chapter with slavery.