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$9M Paul Maillard Road project to be awarded

It's been four years in the making, but the Paul Maillard Road Corridor Revitalization Plan will come up for the final approval needed to start work.Read More...
July 19 at 4:00 am
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Girl Scout's houseboat replica is making history

Margo Matherne was thinking "gold" when she pitched the project of building a kid-size replica of a houseboat for the future Des Allemands, Bayou Gauche, Paradis Museum on WPA Road.Read More...
July 19 at 3:05 am
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St. Charles Herald-Guide named Newspaper of the Year

The St. Charles Herald-Guide won 16 first place awards and was named Newspaper of the Year by the Louisiana Press Association at the organization’s annual awards ceremony on Saturday.Read More...
July 12 at 12:54 pm
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Animal Shelter's petting zoo is a hit

Wide-eyed and adorable, baby possums equaled the tabby kittens in popularity at the St. Charles Parish Animal Shelter's first petting zoo at this year's parish summer camp.Read More...
July 12 at 7:00 am
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Boutte native's secret is out: He helped put the first men on the moon

When a Southern University at New Orleans professor told Garland Green's class to aim for the moon and stars in life, Green took it seriously.Read More...
July 12 at 6:00 am
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Local Vietnam vets honored on memorial

Determined to put a face with every name etched on the Vietnam Veterans Memorial, Janna Hoehn has helped memorialize St. Charles Parish's fallen heroes.Read More...
July 12 at 6:00 am
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The Basketry’s gift box helping the homeless

In just one month since The Basketry’s launched its “Big Easy, Big Heart” philanthropic mission, the business has donated 50 gift boxes to a homeless shelter in New Orleans.Read More...
July 12 at 5:00 am
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Former teacher, husband plead guilty to running a meth lab in Luling

Ryan and Kristy Allen, the husband and wife indicted earlier this year on the accusation they established a meth lab at their Luling home where they reside with their seven-year-old child, each pleaded guilty to a charge of operation of a clandestine laboratory. Read More...
July 12 at 4:00 am
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Parish proposes to buy $525K site for P&Z

St. Charles Parish's proposed $525,000 purchase of a site in Hahnville to expand government services is drawing criticism by two council members who say the money should go to levee construction.Read More...
July 12 at 3:00 am
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After year, Destrehan mother tracks dog from flood, relocation to Nebraska

When the truck delivers Evie this week, it'll end an epic ordeal for a dog that was mistakenly given away, survived a historic flood and ended up in Nebraska.Read More...
July 12 at 3:00 am
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Two officers named to Hall of Fame

For years, Capt. Mark Candies and Cpl. Randy Pollet have helped keep their fellow police officers a little safer — and that hasn’t gone unnoticed. Read More...
July 12 at 2:00 am
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2-year-old drowns in swimming pool on Fourth of July

Two-year-old Kevin J. “Bubba” Cortez III was pronounced dead on Tuesday (July 4) in a drowning accident.
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July 06 at 10:27 am
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2017 Industry Guide: OMI Environmental Solutions announces new consulting services

One of the longest standing and trusted oil spill response companies in the world, OMI Environmental Solutions (OMIES) provides solutions to a wide depth of customer environmental requests and remains prepared to leap into action in the face of emergency. Read More...
July 05 at 8:00 am
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2017 Industry Guide: Valero takes pride in being a good neighbor

Being a good neighbor has long been a focal point for Valero, which continues to be recognized for its commitment to giving back to its local communities. Read More...
July 05 at 8:00 am
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2017 Industry Guide: IMTT personnel are committed to active involvement in the community

International-Matex Tank Terminals (IMTT) – St. Rose, located in St. Charles Parish, has been in operation since the 1960s. Read More...
July 05 at 8:00 am
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2017 Industry Guide: Army specialist given green light by Dow to leave work to help flood victims

When military man Kendall Martin was called into duty by his sergeant last summer, just a week into his new position in the Dow apprenticeship program, he had some definite concerns. Read More...
July 05 at 8:00 am
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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.