Sports




Will Matthews was selected to the Class 5A All-State team after rushing for 1,814 yards and scoring 26 touchdowns. 2 parish stars named All-State
January 09 at 11:08 am
Destrehan running back Will Matthews and Hahnville linebacker Dwaine Thomas were named to the Class 5A All-State team.

Hahnville 2014 All-District team Hahnville 2014 All-District team
January 09 at 11:04 am
First Team, All-District

Destrehan 2014 All-District team Destrehan 2014 All-District team
January 09 at 10:41 am
First Team, All-District

Quentin Humane Society Pet of the Week: Quentin
January 09 at 10:40 am
This week’s Humane Society showcase pet is Quentin, a male kitten who loves both cats and dogs.

AgCenter: include fig trees in the home orchard AgCenter: include fig trees in the home orchard
January 09 at 10:38 am
Home gardeners around Louisiana frequently have fruit trees in their landscapes and when it comes to producing home-grown fruit, nothing could be easier than figs.

Finalists for the 2014 Camera Shootout Finalists for the 2014 Camera Shootout
January 09 at 10:35 am
Make no mistake: St. Charles Parish has plenty of adorable children, funny dogs and beautiful sunsets. The St. Charles Herald-Guide’s 2014 Camera Shootout photography contest has come to a close, which means that the grand prize, a $500 Walmart gift card, will go to one talented parish resident.

Southern Louisiana Boat, Sport and RV Show
January 09 at 10:08 am
HOUMA – The Houma-Terrebonne Civic Center on 46 Civic Center boulevard in Houma will host a three-day event showcasing various RV’s, jet skis and boats in an “easy-to-shop and compare location.” The show will go from Friday, Jan. 9 until Sunday, Jan. 11.

Latest poll predicts Democrat-Republican runoff for governor Latest poll predicts Democrat-Republican runoff for governor
January 09 at 9:28 am
Louisiana’s open primary system allows for all candidates, regardless of party, to run on a single ballot, which in races for governor has traditionally created a runoff with a Republican versus a Democrat.

Don’t brand Scalise as a David Duke
January 09 at 9:27 am
We thought the political days of David Duke, our Ku Klux Klansman of yesteryear, were over when he disappeared from public attention after defeats in several races. One of them was in a runoff for governor against Edwin Edwards in which bumper stickers advertised “Vote for the crook. It’s important.” And they elected Edwards.

Antrim Antrim
January 09 at 9:24 am
Roberta “Bobbie” Antrim, a lifelong resident of Oklahoma City, passed away Dec. 30 at the age of 89.

Savoie Savoie
January 09 at 9:22 am
Beuvans A. Savoie, 82, a native of Des Allemands and a resident of Paradis, passed away on Wednesday, Dec. 24.

Hotard Hotard
January 09 at 9:21 am
Herbert “Herb” Joseph Hotard Jr., 53, passed away on Tuesday, Dec. 23, after a lengthy battle with cancer.

Arrests (Jan. 8)
January 09 at 9:19 am
•Chance C. Voros, 38, of 431 Monsanto Ave. in Luling, was arrested on Dec. 20 and charged with theft of goods between $500 and $1,500 and prohibited drug paraphernalia.

Christmas trees used to enhance local wetlands Christmas trees used to enhance local wetlands
January 09 at 9:18 am
Christmas trees that were nestled inside homes for the holidays will soon begin a new journey to the wetlands where they will help stop coastal erosion.

The St. Charles Parish Sheriff's Office is still searching for this suspect in connection with an attempted break-in in St. Rose. Brazen St. Charles break-ins similar to those in St. John
January 09 at 9:16 am
The St. John the Baptist Parish Sheriff’s Office sought information from the St. Charles Parish Sheriff’s Office regarding robberies in Reserve and Garyville that are similar to brazen break-ins that occurred in Destrehan and St. Rose.

While the Arc’s Cajun Village thrift store relies on volunteers like the ones pictured, they also employ several disabled people. Arc must hire more non-disabled employees or risk losing funding
January 09 at 9:14 am
A new federal rule will force the Cajun Village thrift store in Boutte to hire non-disabled employees if it wishes to continue to receive funding from Medicaid.

3 Walmart cashiers accused of giving away merchandise 3 Walmart cashiers accused of giving away merchandise
January 09 at 9:13 am
Three Walmart employees were arrested after they allowed some customers to receive huge discounts, and others to get free merchandise, during the Christmas rush, according to the St. Charles Parish Sheriff’s Office.

Christopher Lymous St. Rose man charged in fatal crash
January 09 at 9:12 am
A St. Rose man has been charged with negligent homicide in connection with a crash in November that killed the man’s passenger.

Cell phone theft ring targets Walmart, 3 arrested
Cell phone theft ring targets Walmart, 3 arrested
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Three people have been arrested in connection with the theft of thousands of dollars worth of cell phones from a Baton Rouge Walmart. St. Charles Parish Sheriff’s Office detectives are now looking into whether the same people could be involved in a similar theft that took place at the Walmart in Boutte.