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Retailers gearing up for rush during weekend’s sales tax holiday

At 12:01 a.m. Friday, retailers are hoping shoppers will take advantage of a 7 percent sales tax holiday in St. Charles Parish.Read More...
August 04 at 3:19 pm
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St. Charles Parish schools rank second highest statewide in LEAP test scores

St. Charles Parish Public Schools students are not only making the grade in the basics, but the system itself ranked second only to Zachary Community Schools in students scoring "mastery" and above On combined English/language arts and math on LEAP Tests.Read More...
August 04 at 1:07 pm
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NES kindergarten orientation

NORCO – Norco Elementary School will host a kindergarten orientation meeting 6 to 7 p.m. Aug. 4 at the school. The meeting is for parents. For more information, call (985) 764-7079.
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August 04 at 9:51 am
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Luling man charged with 3 counts attempted murder in shooting

A Luling man has been arrested and charged with three counts of attempted murder after he shot his father-in-law around 4 a.m. today (Aug. 2), according to the St. Charles Parish Sheriff’s Office.Read More...
August 02 at 12:22 pm
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Luling man armed with gun, Molotov cocktail arrested after shooting in Ashton Plantation

Armed with a gun, Molotov cocktail and a can of gasoline, a Luling man went to his inlaws’ house around 4 a.m. today (Aug. 2) and shot his father-in-law in a gunfight between the two, according to the St. Charles Parish Sheriff’s Office.
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August 02 at 9:12 am
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Youth rally

St. Charles Parish – The St. Charles Parish Department of Community Services will hold a youth rally 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Edward A. Dufresne Community Center, 274 Judge Edward Dufresne Parkway, Luling.Read More...
July 30 at 2:34 pm
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St. Charles Parish boasts record graduation rates

St. Charles Parish Schools’ 2014-15 high school graduation rate hit a record high for the parish, as well as followed the state and national trend in rising graduates.Read More...
July 29 at 2:46 pm
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Cuban trade trip may pay off

Port of South Louisiana Director Paul Aucoin announced plans to sign a memorandum of understanding with the National Port Administration of Cuba (NPAC) in October to facilitate trade with the country.Read More...
July 29 at 11:48 am
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French exchange student returns to Paradis family 20 years later

When French exchange student Andre’ Pavone returned to visit his “American family” in Paradis it was about 20 years since his first visit.Read More...
July 29 at 11:46 am
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Arts center hailed as School District’s ‘hub of our core business’

With silver shovels in hand, St. Charles Parish school officials along with family members of the late Rodney R. Lafon broke ground Tuesday for a $28.3 million performing arts center in Luling.Read More...
July 29 at 11:44 am
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Steib

Elizabeth “Libby” Simmons Steib, 83, passed away peacefully at her home in Alexandria on July 11. Read More...
July 29 at 11:42 am
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Larousse

Vanton LaRousse Sr., 91, a native of Gheens and resident of Des Allemands, passed away on July 23.Read More...
July 29 at 11:40 am
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Estay

Roy A. Estay, 72, a native and resident of Paradis, passed away on July 23.Read More...
July 29 at 11:38 am
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Sheriff's Report - July 28, 2016

Arrests

• Rachael Hingle, 21, of 77 Elmwood Drive in Destrehan, was arrested July 16 and charged with DWI, reckless operation and resisting arrest.
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July 29 at 11:36 am
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Volunteers help rehab Hahnville woman's home

When volunteers came to fix the roof of Ernestine Showers' house in Hahnville, they found the 74-year-old woman already wielding a hammer to help.Read More...
July 29 at 11:33 am
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Color run brings something new to fundraising and parish

Michelle Dyess said she and her Relay for Life team were hoping to bring something new and different to the table as they began brainstorming fundraiser ideas.
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July 29 at 11:24 am
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Metairie woman charged with stealing $52K from Krewe of Pygmalion based in St. Rose
Metairie woman charged with stealing $52K from Krewe of Pygmalion based in St. Rose
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A Metairie woman has been charged with felony theft of more than $51,830 from the Krewe of Pygmalion that lists its address as 10016 River Road, St. Rose.