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Congressman Graves praises parish's progress on flood protection

As bulldozers pushed tons of dirt for a levee at Ellington Reach in Luling, Congressman Garret Graves told parish officials seeing work underway is the best part of the project for him.Read More...
August 30 at 10:19 am
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Don't shoot! Ama residents say they just want some peace and safety

As hunting season approaches, Jeff Roux is already hearing gunfire almost daily in the rustic community of Ama.Read More...
August 30 at 10:16 am
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Town hall meeting

Councilman Paul Hogan will hold a town meeting at 6 p.m. Aug. 30 to discuss installing a traffic signal at the intersection of Highway 90 and LA 632. The meeting will be held at Father Mac Building at St. Gertrude’s Catholic Church in Des Allemands.Read More...
August 30 at 9:35 am
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Beadle

Darrin Paul Beadle, 50, a native of Des Allemands and a resident of Bayou Gauche, passed away on Monday, Aug. 28, 2017 surrounded by his loving family.
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August 30 at 8:47 am
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Slidell is no stranger to Destrehan

Though not district foes, Slidell has become quite familiar with Destrehan and vice versa. Read More...
August 30 at 8:00 am
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St. Charles Parish Library and American Red Cross present the Pillowcase Project

The St. Charles Parish Library is partnering with the American Red Cross in September to host three sessions of the Pillowcase Project, an interactive emergency preparedness program designed for children ages 8 to 11. Read More...
August 30 at 8:00 am
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HHS feeds the homeless

Ozanam Inn's immediate priority is to offer aid and comfort to the poor and needy by providing basic human needs such as food, shelter and clothing, which is why Hahnville High School wanted to help. Read More...
August 30 at 8:00 am
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DHS assistant principal selected to join Louisiana Educator Voice Fellowship

David Schexnaydre Jr., an assistant principal at Destrehan High School, has been selected to join the Louisiana Educator Voice Fellowship.Read More...
August 30 at 8:00 am
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Humane Society Pet of the Week: Ramona

This week's St. Charles Humane Society's showcase pet is Ramona.Read More...
August 30 at 8:00 am
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Mimosa Park students celebrated the eclipse

More than 400 first- and second-graders at Mimosa Park Elementary spent time learning about Monday's solar eclipse.Read More...
August 30 at 8:00 am
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Yoga is back by spiritual demand

Bring a yoga mat and get ready to de-stress.Read More...
August 30 at 8:00 am
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Destrehan alumnus making an impact

Destrehan High School alumnus and Mississippi Delta Community College standout Nathan Pilutti was recently named to the All-Region and Mississippi Association of Community and Junior Colleges (MACJC) All-State first teams. Read More...
August 30 at 8:00 am
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DHS pitcher proving self among the elite, is Team USA hopeful

Destrehan pitcher Landon Marceaux finds himself among the very best prep baseball players in the country — and could soon be, in fact, representing that country in major competition. Read More...
August 30 at 8:00 am
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State of emergency declared in St. Charles Parish

St. Charles Parish President Larry Cochran declared a state of emergency as a precautionary measure with further rainfall anticipated this week.Read More...
August 29 at 11:07 am
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Tornado alert issued for St. Charles Parish

The National Weather Service (NWS) in New Orleans has issued a tornado warning for St. Charles and Lafourche parishes until 1:30 p.m. today (Aug. 28).

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August 28 at 12:52 pm
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Red Cross prep meetings

American Red Cross representatives will visit the St. Charles Parish Library to share how to be prepared in case of a hurricane or any other emergency. Presenters will discuss local hazards, how to make an emergency “go” kit and evacuation plan, and how to prepare for the unexpected by being informed. Presentations will be held at the following locations: East Regional Library, 160 W. Campus Dr. in Destrehan - Aug. 15 at 3 p.m.; West Regional Library, 105 Lakewood Dr. in Luling - Aug. 15 at 6:30 p.m., and St. Rose Branch, 90 East Club Dr. - Aug. 28 at 6 p.m. All library events are open to the public and free of charge. For more information about these events, contact Public Relations Librarian Lauren Pitz at (985) 764-2366 or lauren.pitz@myscpl.org.Read More...
August 28 at 9:43 am
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Gulf South Pipeline's promise to donate $2 million to improve Montz drainage in return for putting Entergy's gas compressor station in the area got an angry response from residents.