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Presidential pen pal: St. Rose teen reaches out,  finds response from Obama Presidential pen pal: St. Rose teen reaches out, finds response from Obama
July 31 at 10:56 am
Roger Scott knew it was a longshot that his letter to President Barack Obama would garner a response, but he went for it nonetheless. Today, he’s glad he did.

Parish PIO receives national  honors for communications work Parish PIO receives national honors for communications work
July 31 at 10:52 am
The St. Charles Parish Office of Public Information recently received two meritorious awards for audiovisual productions and graphic design from the National Association of County Information Officers (NACIO) as part of its 2014 Awards of Excellence.

Family, friends support murdered  Des Allemands mother’s son Family, friends support murdered Des Allemands mother’s son
July 31 at 10:50 am
An emotional Jamie Loyacono of Metairie pointed to a photograph, one of many in a framed collage about Lindsay Nichols’ life, showing her child standing alongside Nichols and her son, Peter Paul Rose Jr.

Destrehan actress is bonafide  movie star Destrehan actress is bonafide movie star
July 31 at 10:47 am
Imagine belonging to an online chat room on Skype with friends haunted by a mysterious, supernatural force using the account of their dead friend.

Young Luling boy keeps strong attitude  despite facing rare illness Young Luling boy keeps strong attitude despite facing rare illness
July 31 at 10:43 am
Eight-year-old Grant Rechen has defied the odds his entire life.

Rick Spring New HHS hoops coach brings exciting style
July 31 at 9:16 am
Spring is in the air at Hahnville.

Primary and Specialty Physicians is offering back-to-school, sports physicals for $19.99 Primary and Specialty Physicians is offering back-to-school, sports physicals for $19.99
July 30 at 4:25 pm
Primary and Specialty Physicians of St. Charles in Luling is offering a Back-to-School and Sports Physical for $19.99 until Sept. 1.

Pets of the Week: Caleb and Will Pets of the Week: Caleb and Will
July 24 at 1:15 pm
This week’s St. Charles Humane Society’s showcase pets are Caleb and Will.

Kevel Byrd is Luling Elementary’s 2014 Regional Student of the Year, also a District Student winner in St. Charles Parish Kevel Byrd is Luling Elementary’s 2014 Regional Student of the Year, also a District Student winner in St. Charles Parish
July 24 at 12:11 pm
Kevell Byrd of Luling is Luling Elementary School’s 2014 Regional Student of the Year while she’s also still holding the title as a District Student in St. Charles Parish.

Marquise Darensbourg, during a DHS game last year. Former DHS QB ruled ineligible for 2015 season
July 24 at 11:58 am
Former Destrehan quarterback Marquise Darensbourg transferred to East St. John in February but was recently ruled ineligible to play for the 2015-16 season by the Louisiana High School Athletic Association.

Jordan did Mavericks wrong
July 24 at 11:24 am
I might as well weigh in on that bizarre DeAndre Jordan situation that broke out between the NBA’s Clippers and Mavericks, although it’s a bit after the fact.

Hammerhead shark crashes Luling  family’s vacation Hammerhead shark crashes Luling family’s vacation
July 24 at 11:22 am
While Mick Fanning dominated the headlines over the past week, Luling’s Bethany Ayuso has a shark tale of her own.

La.’s long relationship with the alligator
July 24 at 11:17 am
Louisiana has long captured America’s imagination with its beautiful bayous, delicious cuisine and abundant wildlife.

Louisiana campaign money rules being tested
July 24 at 11:12 am
For the first time in the long history of Louisiana politics super PACS are poised to play a defining role in statewide elections as nearly every candidate for governor has an independent money group backing their efforts.

Parish ranks high in preparedness
July 24 at 11:11 am
Residents of St. Charles Parish can take comfort in the fact that our parish is ranked among the 13 programs accredited nationally for emergency and disaster preparedness capabilities.

Myrtle Dufrene Naquin Myrtle Dufrene Naquin
July 24 at 11:07 am
Myrtle Dufrene Naquin, 91, a native and resident of Des Allemands passed away on Thursday, July 16, 2015.

Top: Hack No. 1 - A demonstrator uses a can opener to more easily open a blister pack containing headsets. The SCP library isn’t just for kids anymore
July 24 at 11:03 am
In today’s more ingenious, time-managed world, a hack can be one of those tricks or DIYs (do-it-yourselfers) that keep a life functioning smoothly.

‘Unheard Voices’ tour holds  special showing Friday ‘Unheard Voices’ tour holds special showing Friday
July 24 at 11:03 am
On Friday, Destrehan Plantation will host a special evening tour titled, “Unheard Voices of the German Coast,” focusing on the lives of the enslaved, free Afro-Creoles, German farmers, and Acadians that lived alongside plantation owners years ago.

St. Charles Parish DA made strong example of man who ‘stomped’ Chihuahua
St. Charles Parish DA made strong example of man who ‘stomped’ Chihuahua
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St. Charles District Attorney Joel Chiasson II said the five-year sentence handed down to Rashard C. Poche was intended to send a loud message to anyone who might even think of mistreating an animal in the future: it simply will not be tolerated.