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7 arrested after St. Rose murder 7 arrested after St. Rose murder
July 11 at 9:05 am
Seven people have been arrested after a St. Rose man was shot to death on Kennedy Street during an attempted robbery related to drugs, according to the St. Charles Parish Sheriff’s Office.

Left lane of Highway 90 will close in Des Allemands at intersection of LA 635
July 10 at 10:44 am
The eastbound left lane of Highway 90 in Des Allemands will be closed at the intersection of LA 635 from Monday, July 14 until Aug. 13 between the hours of 7 a.m. and 5 p.m. each day.

Parish’s real estate market is strong now, agents say
July 04 at 8:00 am
After years of stagnation due to the 2008 mortgage crisis that was exacerbated by the questionable effects of predicted hikes in property insurance rates, local real estate agents are reporting that the St. Charles Parish real estate market is particularly strong right now.

Church volunteers  help rehab Luling home Church volunteers help rehab Luling home
July 04 at 8:00 am
A church group from Tennessee spent four days rehabbing a home on Paul Maillard Road in Luling as part of a weeklong Catholic work camp.

John Schmidt has trapped more than 3,000 hogs during his 37-year career. St. Rose trapper has gained fame by clearing out parish’s hogs
July 04 at 8:00 am
Not too many animal trappers can boast the resume of St. Rose’s John Schmidt, who not only cleared out thousands of animals to improve the safety of the Louis Armstrong International Airport, but also helped clear out the hog population in St. Charles Parish.

Stanley Wajda Threats force Hahnville fire chief to resign
July 04 at 8:00 am
Stanley Wajda, who spent the last seven months as paid fire chief of the Hahnville Volunteer Fire Department (HVFD), resigned from the position in a heated meeting on Tuesday.

Destrehan student Taylor Ruffin films a scene for “On Angel’s Wings,” which premiered on Saturday. DHS student lands starring role in movie
July 04 at 8:00 am
Starring in a feature-length film at the age of 16 may seem like a big deal to most teenagers, but for Destrehan student Taylor Faye Ruffin, the movie is the culmination of several years of hard work as an actress and model.

Connor Dennies Charges reduced against suspect in Norco murder
July 04 at 8:00 am
Charges have been reduced against an 18-year-old Metairie man who was arrested in connection with the murder of 21-year-old Norco resident Jay Bertucci.

Doctors had to remove David Walters’ esophagus after it was ruptured during a freak injury. Walters, shown above with his wife Laurie, now has to wear a backpack filled with liquid food that is fed into a tube near his stomach. Luling man’s stomach moved to chest after freak injury
July 04 at 8:00 am
David Walters knew something was terribly wrong with him after he threw up at work in 2010.

Jonah Wetwiski Police search for fifth suspect in connection with murder
July 02 at 10:40 am
The St. Charles Parish Sheriff’s Office has issued an arrest warrant for Jonah Wetwiski who is facing charges of principal to first-degree murder.

4 arrested in connection with St. Rose murder 4 arrested in connection with St. Rose murder
July 01 at 1:43 pm
A New Orleans man was shot to death on Kennedy Street in St. Rose on Monday morning in what St. Charles Parish Sheriff Greg Champagne called a drug deal gone bad.

Man found shot to death in St. Rose
June 30 at 3:17 pm
A New Orleans man was shot to death this morning on Kennedy Street in St. Rose.

One of the threatening letters left on Hahnville Fire Chief Stanley Wajda's vehicle. Hahnville fire chief receives threatening letters after looking into missing items
June 27 at 12:30 pm
Subpoenas have been served to former Hahnville Fire Chief Reginald Gaubert and other members of the department in connection with an ongoing investigation by the Louisiana Board of Ethics.

Churches band together to offer free job training, clothing Churches band together to offer free job training, clothing
June 27 at 9:29 am
Nine local churches and the Urban League of Greater New Orleans have banded together to provide free job training, health screenings and voter registration during a day filled with community resources, food and fun.

Sheriff warns residents to be vigilant after flurry of phone scams
June 27 at 9:26 am
St. Charles Parish Sheriff Greg Champagne is warning residents to be on the lookout for phone scams after several residents have received suspicious calls.

A conceptual drawing of what Paul Maillard Road could look like with future redevelopment. Focus of Paul Maillard revitalization turns to 4 sites
June 27 at 9:24 am
The St. Charles Parish Department of Planning and Zoning has identified four areas of Luling that may be eligible for redevelopment grants under the Paul Maillard revitalization program.

Children play under a mushroom that streams water in the 3,800-square-foot splash area. Parish’s first splash park opens in Destrehan
June 27 at 9:22 am
As the water rained down onto a motion-controlled blue pad, dozens of children excitedly leapt through the area, becoming the first kids to step foot inside St. Charles Parish’s splash park.

Herald-Guide wins 18 awards from LPA Herald-Guide wins 18 awards from LPA
June 27 at 9:21 am
The St. Charles Herald-Guide won 18 awards from the Louisiana Press Association for the paper’s work in 2013, including Best Editorial Page and Best Lifestyles Coverage.

FBI seizes more records in Morel probe
FBI seizes more records in Morel probe
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The FBI has seized more records from the St. Charles Parish courthouse that appear to be connected to an ongoing investigation of former St. Charles Parish District Attorney Harry Morel.