|Program offers state troopers overtime pay for patrolling St. Charles
March 24 at 10:09 am
Those who drive out of or into the parish on a daily basis during the hours of 6 a.m. and 10 p.m. have undoubtedly seen State Police officers parked on the shoulder of the road, doors slightly ajar, with radar guns pointed out at passing traffic.
|Ministry seeks to house homeless vets in Hahnville
March 23 at 10:06 am
James Johnson did not know what to do after his apartment was destroyed in Hurricane Katrina.
|Victim of Hwy. 90 hit-and-run asks for help locating driver
March 22 at 10:11 am
A Luling woman is asking for the public’s help locating a hit-and-run driver who caused an accident when leaving Pier 90 on Thursday night.
|Parish secures final permit for West Bank levee
March 22 at 10:11 am
St. Charles Parish has received a permit to construct Phase III (Ellington Phase) of its much-needed West Bank Hurricane Protection Levee.
|Software will allow at-risk students to complete school work from home
March 22 at 10:07 am
The St. Charles Parish School Board adopted new software to assist poorly performing students in graduating high school.
|Man hit by train after driving around crossing arms, police say
March 22 at 10:05 am
A 27-year-old Maringouin man was hit by a train early Tuesday morning in Luling after he went around flashing crossing arms and stalled on the track, according to the St. Charles Parish Sheriff’s Office.
|Conflicting state bills seek to change gun laws
March 22 at 10:03 am
Early on a warm Saturday morning, handgun owners from across St. Charles Parish and beyond showed up at the Nelson Coleman Correctional Center to fire at targets at a free Killona gun range.
|29 arrested in Boutte bar raid
March 16 at 9:46 am
A collaborative task force arrested 29 people last week in a raid on a Boutte bar that was serving patrons without a liquor license. Several of those arrested were charged with the possession of drugs such as crack, bath salts, marijuana and ecstasy.
|Robbers strike Circle K in Boutte
March 15 at 2:01 pm
The Circle K on Highway 90 in Boutte was robbed early this morning, according to St. Charles Parish Sheriff’s Greg Champagne.
|Police: Montz man choked, beat woman until she blacked out
March 15 at 9:51 am
A Montz man who allegedly choked and beat his children’s mother before barricading her in her home was arrested in Mississippi after fleeing St. Charles Parish.
|Destrehan deputy hits road as part of famed Patriot Guard
March 15 at 9:49 am
When Marine Sgt. Michael Guillory was killed in action last December, word quickly spread that Westboro Baptist Church, a group that travels the country picketing funerals for fallen members of the military, was headed to Slidell. St. Charles Parish Cpl. Doug Richardson hopped on his motorcycle and headed to St. Tammany Parish to support Guillory’s family as a member of the Patriot Guard.
|Scott’s Grocery rebounds from fatal fire
March 15 at 9:48 am
When 55-year-old Catherine Scott-Isaac and her three-year-old granddaughter died in a house fire in Killona in mid-December, it was a tremendous blow to the community.
|Find hunting, fishing deals from over 250 vendors at Sportsman Show
March 15 at 9:45 am
Louisiana’s largest fishing and hunting show takes over the Lamar-Dixon Expo Center in Gonzales on March 14-17 to showcase the latest and greatest products the outdoor community has to offer. The 34th Louisiana Sportsman Show will feature more than 250 vendors and entertainment for the whole family.
|Destrehan Marine takes on snipers, shields injured soldiers
March 15 at 9:41 am
After only one semester of college at Southeastern Louisiana University, Kyle Haydel surprised his family by joining the military. When he was shipped off to Afghanistan, Kyle’s family heard little from him during the next few months.
|Man killed in workplace accident at Shell
March 14 at 12:06 pm
A River Parish Maintenance employee was killed on Wednesday while helping load steel cylinders onto a truck at the Shell Norco facility.
|Ethics complaint filed against Judge Michele Morel
March 13 at 7:12 pm
An employee at the St. Charles Parish Clerk of Court's office has filed an ethics complaint against 29th Judicial District Court Judge Michele Morel.
|LSU signee, DHS teammates reportedly attack police officer
March 13 at 10:13 am
DHS football star and LSU signee Rickey Jefferson was arrested for allegedly striking an undercover Jefferson Parish Sheriff’s Office deputy during Mardi Gras festivities in early February.
|Weird Science: St. Rose teen takes gardening to new level
March 10 at 10:44 am
Most gardeners use soil and plenty of sunlight to make their plants grow, but 16-year-old Brad Frazier uses running water, a tub full of fish, rotting wood and artificial lighting in his greenhouse vegetable garden.
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Richmond, Waters introduce bill to reform flood insurance - 580 views
Washington, D.C. – Today, Congressman Cedric Richmond (LA-02), along with Congresswoman Maxine Waters (CA-43), introduced The Flood Insurance Implementation Reform Act of 2013. This bipartisan legislation aims to improve the National Flood Insurance Program by ensuring that the implementation of new rates do not burden homeowners or slow the recovery of the nation's housing market.
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