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Diamond Green starts $190M expansion in Norco

Based on "solid execution and strong earnings," the $190 million expansion of the Diamond Green Diesel (DGD) facility in Norco is back in motion again.Read More...
March 23 at 1:55 pm
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DHS alum determined to overcome spinal injuries

Sam Steib is on a mission, and to hear him speak is to believe he will not be denied. Read More...
March 23 at 1:51 pm
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Family, friends mourn slain Destrehan man

Weeping aloud and clutching a framed photograph of her grandson, Martha Keller pleaded to more than 100 people who gathered at a Sunday candlelight vigil in his memory, "Never forget him."Read More...
March 23 at 1:42 pm
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Deepening Mississippi River ranks 7th on Trump projects

At the Port of South Louisiana, deepening the Mississippi River is a problem that can be measured in dollars and sense.Read More...
March 23 at 1:40 pm
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DOW holds first UW Gumbo Cook-off

Dow St. Charles recently raised nearly $5,000 in support of its United Way campaign as it held its first annual United Way Gumbo Cook-Off.Read More...
March 23 at 1:39 pm
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New location brings new benefits for pharmacy customers

Destrehan Discount Pharmacy can be found in a different, brand new building these days, but owner B.J. Burkenstock says the store’s goals are exactly the same: to provide the same commitment to customer service that has been its backbone for the past 50 years. Read More...
March 23 at 1:28 pm
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Riverbend Family Chiropractic aims to cure patients’ pain, and do it quickly

Dr. Adam Roussel knows all about the concerns of the average person when it comes to seeing a chiropractor, chief among those is the worry of having to invest several visits and a wealth of time over a treatment period that could very well be open-ended. Read More...
March 23 at 1:25 pm
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Luling man says God directed him towards prison ministry

As a child, David Faucheux told his mother that he didn’t know why but he felt he was watching over people – and that is what he’s done.Read More...
March 17 at 8:00 am
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Globetrotting ‘Busy Bees’ travel by air, sea and land

Having been to Hawaii, Mount Rushmore, Niagara Falls and even Alaska, it's no wonder the Busy Bees have a 350-person waiting list to travel with these globetrotting seniors.Read More...
March 17 at 8:00 am
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90 year-old woman left in hot car gasping for air

A Hahnville woman has been charged with cruelty to the infirmed after allegedly leaving her elderly mother locked inside her vehicle for nearly 40 minutes while she shopped at the Boutte Wal-Mart. Read More...
March 17 at 7:00 am
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State sinking $12M into Hwy. 90 realignment

Driving from U.S. Highway 90 onto the I-310 ramp in Luling has been challenging when traffic backs up for miles and it’s a problem that’s lasted for years, but work has begun on what some consider a reasonable fix. Read More...
March 17 at 6:00 am
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68-year-old charged with manslaughter after Destrehan shooting

Donald Daughdrill, 68, was arrested Thursday night and charged with manslaughter in connection with the death of 25-year-old Weston Keller in Destrehan.Read More...
March 17 at 4:25 am
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HHS alum takes stage with Solange

In fall of last year, Charles Lumar didn't necessarily see himself performing in Paris alongside a celebrity singer - and yet there he was earlier this month, doing exactly that.
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March 17 at 4:00 am
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St. Charles Sheriff's Office investigating the homicide of Destrehan man

The St. Charles Parish Sheriff's Office is investigating the shooting death of a Destrehan man found dead at around 5:09 p.m. today (March 16).
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March 16 at 9:45 pm
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Teachers form running club to help students burn off energy

Luling Elementary teacher Dana Dufrene saw students running here, running there - running everywhere they shouldn't be.Read More...
March 16 at 7:00 am
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St. Charles Sheriff's Office seeking suspect in attempted arson

The St. Charles Parish Sheriff’s Office is asking for help locating Jerrian James Brown in connection with an active warrant for attempted aggravated arson.Read More...
March 15 at 5:17 pm
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Dutchtown bests Destrehan 9-4 in opening round of playoffs
Dutchtown bests Destrehan 9-4 in opening round of playoffs
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Destrehan found itself in an early hole, and though the Wildcats cut into a nine-run Dutchtown lead with a late surge, the Griffins ended Destrehan's season Tuesday.