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13 members chosen for West Bank boat launch citizens committee

The much anticipated West Bank Boat Launch Citizens Advisory Committee has been named.Read More...
October 18 at 5:32 am
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Construction begins on I-310 project

Massana Construction has started work on a $609,155 project to install about three miles of median cable barriers along Interstate 310 in Luling.Read More...
October 18 at 5:00 am
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Man found guilty of killing 16-year-old, dumping body in St. Rose

Daniel Beckley, the Kenner man arrested last year on the charge of murdering 16-year-old Jorion White and leaving her body in St. Rose, was found guilty of second degree murder and obstruction of justice Friday. Read More...
October 13 at 3:27 pm
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Rockin' River fest kicks off Friday with great music and food

This weekend's inaugural St. Charles Rockin' River Music Fest offers event goers a strong lineup of musical talent and a wealth of food and fun. Read More...
October 12 at 1:50 pm
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Man suspected of indecent behavior with a juvenile arrested Tuesday night

A man who was wanted by the St. Charles Parish Sheriff’s Office on the accusation of indecent behavior with a juvenile was arrested Tuesday night (Oct. 10). Read More...
October 11 at 9:22 am
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Track star's family warns of depression, starts memorial fund

Hazel Lewis laughed as she fondly remembered the bright smile of her son, Semaj.
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October 11 at 7:21 am
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St. Charles deputy recounts last messages as hurricane devastates Puerto Rico

As Hurricane Maria's 175 mile-an-hour winds ripped through Puerto Rico, Renee Kinler was communicating with her friends who had taken shelter in Yobocoa and were telling her they were afraid. Then the texts stopped.Read More...
October 11 at 6:16 am
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$7 million Killona landfill expansion gets approval

In a unanimous vote on Monday, the St. Charles Parish Council approved the estimated $7 million expansion of the KV Construction Debris facility in Killona.Read More...
October 11 at 5:27 am
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Work to begin on new, larger $1M Norco Library

Plans are underway to double the size of the Norco Library, an estimated $1 million project.Read More...
October 11 at 5:24 am
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Boutte man sentenced to life in prison for murder

Larry Thompson of Boutte was recently sentenced to life in prison in connection with the 2014 Christmas shooting of 23-year-old David Scott of Houston. Read More...
October 11 at 5:19 am
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Tropical storm force winds expected soon for St. Charles Parish

According to an update issued at approximately 4:30 p.m. by St. Charles Parish spokesman Tristan Babin, St. Charles Parish is expected to receive tropical storm force winds soon and driving will become dangerous.Read More...
October 07 at 4:35 pm
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Parish to open community center as shelter today

St. Charles Parish spokesman Tristan Babin said the Edward A. Dufresne Community in Luling will be open to the public as a shelter beginning at 4 p.m. today.Read More...
October 07 at 10:56 am
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Storm evacuation not anticipated at this time

As Tropical Storm Nate continues its path toward Southeast Louisiana, St. Charles Parish officials have announced they don't anticipate issuing an evacuation at this time.Read More...
October 06 at 4:54 pm
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Sheriff's Office seeking video on vehicle burglaries in Montz

The St. Charles Parish Sheriff's Office is asking for video surveillance footage taken in the Montz area around Oct. 1 to aid the investigation of numerous vehicle burglaries in the area.Read More...
October 06 at 9:56 am
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Hospital Auxiliary provides pediatric, cardiac rehab

While the St. Charles Parish Hospital Auxiliary helps guide members of the community through rehabilitation efforts, it also puts a high level of importance on education. After all, the more a potential patient knows about maintaining good health, the less likely it is they become a patient in the first place. Read More...
October 05 at 9:55 pm
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RSVP offers way for seniors to stay active

St. Charles Parish’s Retired and Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP) is celebrating its 40th anniversary this year, and its senior volunteers are staying as busy as they ever have.Read More...
October 05 at 9:53 pm
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Parish’s ‘Labor of Love’ is rebuilding
Parish’s ‘Labor of Love’ is rebuilding
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Wiping the soot off the walls of her house in Paradis, Odile Harris couldn’t believe the help that suddenly arrived with project Labor of Love in what she considers “God’s timing.”