|Arrests (Nov. 21)
November 22 at 9:39 am
•Terron Ingram, 42, of 153 Boutte Estates Drive in Boutte, was arrested on Nov. 12 and charged with theft of goods less than $500, resisting an officer and entry/remain after forbidden.
|Council decides to lift sunken boat that drew 80 complaints
November 22 at 9:38 am
The St. Charles Parish Council has included funding in the 2014 budget to raise a sunken vessel in lac Des Allemands.
The vessel “Pretty Boy” has been partially submerged near the Highway 90 bridge in Des Allemands since it sank four years ago.
|‘Deadbeat dads’ sought with Most Wanted poster
November 22 at 9:36 am
The Department of Children and Family Services is using a “Most Wanted” poster to help track down men across the state who each owe at least $20,000 in child support.
|Former DHS football player shot to death in St. Rose
November 22 at 9:35 am
A 23-year-old Destrehan High School graduate, who was a member of the school’s 2007 state championship football team, was found shot to death in St. Rose on Sunday.
|Accidents highlight dangers of walking on Old Spanish Trail
November 22 at 9:33 am
A makeshift memorial of stuffed animals, balloons and a sign reading “R.I.P.” sit on the side of Old Spanish Trail in Boutte.
|Historic St. Rose Tavern will be forced to shut doors
November 22 at 9:30 am
After operating in the same spot for the past 91 years, it looks like the lights may be going out on a historic local eatery.
|After dropping 65 pounds, Luling woman gets award from American Heart Society
November 22 at 9:01 am
Last New Year’s Day, Luling native Leslie Cooper made a resolution that she was going to make a change in her life.
|Wildcats will have to stop physical Ruston rushing attack to advance
November 21 at 11:48 am
After dominating Terrebonne 44-0 in the first round of the Class 5A playoffs, the Destrehan Wildcats will host a Ruston squad that prides itself on its physical rushing attack.
|Tiger offense firing on all cylinders as they enter showdown with Barbe
November 21 at 11:37 am
Hahnville’s offense is firing on all cylinders as they make their way into the second round of the playoffs this week.
In their second 300 plus yard rushing game in a row, the No. 24 Tigers (6-5) ran over the No. 9 Ouachita Lions 42-25 in an upset victory.
|Construction on Luling levee will begin in January
November 19 at 2:26 pm
A two decades-long wait has come to an end after the St. Charles Parish Council cleared the way for construction to begin on the first phase of the Willowridge Levee in Luling.
|Man found shot to death behind St. Rose church
November 18 at 11:02 am
A 23-year-old man was found shot to death in St. Rose on Sunday.
|Destrehan, Hahnville both advance after impressive victories
November 15 at 9:27 pm
Destrehan and Hahnville both advanced to the second round of the Class 5A playoffs after a pair of impressive victories. The Wildcats destroyed Terrebonne 44-0 as most expected, but the Tigers pulled off a huge upset by knocking off No. 9 Ouachita 42-25.
|Book review: “Flowers for Algernon”
November 15 at 8:26 pm
Charlie Gordon – a naïve New York resident with an IQ of 68 – wishes for nothing more than to be able to understand the jokes he hears and how to perform the menial tasks he is given to do for work.
|Second person in 8 days killed while walking on Luling highway
November 15 at 10:31 am
For the second time in eight days, a pedestrian was struck by a car and killed while walking on a Luling highway.
|Arrests (Nov. 14)
November 15 at 9:30 am
•Justin Dufrene, 22, of 306 Talbot Drive in Luling, was arrested on Nov. 4 and charged with possession of synthetic marijuana, suspended driver’s license, criminal sanctions over operation and no owner vehicle registration.
November 15 at 9:28 am
Lois Richoux Culhane, 81, of Falls Church, Va. and formerly of St. Charles Parish, passed away on Saturday, Nov. 9.
|House speaker opens door to tuition changes
November 15 at 9:26 am
By Jeremy Alford and John Maginnis
Legislation granting university boards more control over tuition didn’t make it through this year’s regular session, but House Speaker Chuck Kleckley, R-Lake Charles, said he’s willing to give it another chance in 2014.
|Remembering the actions of local soldiers on Veteran’s Day
November 15 at 9:25 am
In a Veteran’s Day proclamation 50 years ago, President John F. Kennedy said “As we express our gratitude, we must never forget that the highest appreciation is not to utter words, but to live by them.”
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• Hahnville head football coach resigns
• Destrehan knocks off Dutchtown, advances to state semifinals
• Hahnville, Destrehan soccer teams will face off in Steve Gleason fundraiser
• Playoffs week two players of the week
• 7 Tiger wrestlers place in top 3 at Rebel Open
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After rolling up more than 300 yards on the ground in their 34-7 win against Ruston, the Destrehan Wildcats advance to the Class 5A quarterfinals where they will face off against Dutchtown for the second time this season.
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