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Church volunteers  help rehab Luling home Church volunteers help rehab Luling home
July 04 at 8:00 am
A church group from Tennessee spent four days rehabbing a home on Paul Maillard Road in Luling as part of a weeklong Catholic work camp.

John Schmidt has trapped more than 3,000 hogs during his 37-year career. St. Rose trapper has gained fame by clearing out parish’s hogs
July 04 at 8:00 am
Not too many animal trappers can boast the resume of St. Rose’s John Schmidt, who not only cleared out thousands of animals to improve the safety of the Louis Armstrong International Airport, but also helped clear out the hog population in St. Charles Parish.

Stanley Wajda Threats force Hahnville fire chief to resign
July 04 at 8:00 am
Stanley Wajda, who spent the last seven months as paid fire chief of the Hahnville Volunteer Fire Department (HVFD), resigned from the position in a heated meeting on Tuesday.

Destrehan student Taylor Ruffin films a scene for “On Angel’s Wings,” which premiered on Saturday. DHS student lands starring role in movie
July 04 at 8:00 am
Starring in a feature-length film at the age of 16 may seem like a big deal to most teenagers, but for Destrehan student Taylor Faye Ruffin, the movie is the culmination of several years of hard work as an actress and model.

Connor Dennies Charges reduced against suspect in Norco murder
July 04 at 8:00 am
Charges have been reduced against an 18-year-old Metairie man who was arrested in connection with the murder of 21-year-old Norco resident Jay Bertucci.

Doctors had to remove David Walters’ esophagus after it was ruptured during a freak injury. Walters, shown above with his wife Laurie, now has to wear a backpack filled with liquid food that is fed into a tube near his stomach. Luling man’s stomach moved to chest after freak injury
July 04 at 8:00 am
David Walters knew something was terribly wrong with him after he threw up at work in 2010.

Jonah Wetwiski Police search for fifth suspect in connection with murder
July 02 at 10:40 am
The St. Charles Parish Sheriff’s Office has issued an arrest warrant for Jonah Wetwiski who is facing charges of principal to first-degree murder.

4 arrested in connection with St. Rose murder 4 arrested in connection with St. Rose murder
July 01 at 1:43 pm
A New Orleans man was shot to death on Kennedy Street in St. Rose on Monday morning in what St. Charles Parish Sheriff Greg Champagne called a drug deal gone bad.

Man found shot to death in St. Rose
June 30 at 3:17 pm
A New Orleans man was shot to death this morning on Kennedy Street in St. Rose.

One of the threatening letters left on Hahnville Fire Chief Stanley Wajda's vehicle. Hahnville fire chief receives threatening letters after looking into missing items
June 27 at 12:30 pm
Subpoenas have been served to former Hahnville Fire Chief Reginald Gaubert and other members of the department in connection with an ongoing investigation by the Louisiana Board of Ethics.

Churches band together to offer free job training, clothing Churches band together to offer free job training, clothing
June 27 at 9:29 am
Nine local churches and the Urban League of Greater New Orleans have banded together to provide free job training, health screenings and voter registration during a day filled with community resources, food and fun.

Sheriff warns residents to be vigilant after flurry of phone scams
June 27 at 9:26 am
St. Charles Parish Sheriff Greg Champagne is warning residents to be on the lookout for phone scams after several residents have received suspicious calls.

A conceptual drawing of what Paul Maillard Road could look like with future redevelopment. Focus of Paul Maillard revitalization turns to 4 sites
June 27 at 9:24 am
The St. Charles Parish Department of Planning and Zoning has identified four areas of Luling that may be eligible for redevelopment grants under the Paul Maillard revitalization program.

Children play under a mushroom that streams water in the 3,800-square-foot splash area. Parish’s first splash park opens in Destrehan
June 27 at 9:22 am
As the water rained down onto a motion-controlled blue pad, dozens of children excitedly leapt through the area, becoming the first kids to step foot inside St. Charles Parish’s splash park.

Herald-Guide wins 18 awards from LPA Herald-Guide wins 18 awards from LPA
June 27 at 9:21 am
The St. Charles Herald-Guide won 18 awards from the Louisiana Press Association for the paper’s work in 2013, including Best Editorial Page and Best Lifestyles Coverage.

Jindal wants Common Core out of state, but school system has praised program Jindal wants Common Core out of state, but school system has praised program
June 27 at 9:19 am
Gov. Bobby Jindal has recently backtracked on his earlier support for Louisiana’s participation in the Common Core State Standard program that aims to improve critical thinking skills for students while toughening up standardized tests.

Sgt. Destine Jory hugs her children Dominic and Desiree after seeing them for the first time in nine months. The Return: Paradis soldier surprises family in touching reunion  Video Included
June 26 at 6:00 am
Paradis resident Sgt. Destine Jory stood outside of the International House of Pancakes in Boutte in her military fatigues.

Mysterious odor in St. Rose no longer a mystery Mysterious odor in St. Rose no longer a mystery
June 20 at 12:08 pm
A strong odor that plagued the St. Rose area for two weeks and caused more than 100 residents to complain of health issues has been identified and eliminated.

Lifestyles

Church holds fundraiser for local elementary school
Church holds fundraiser for local elementary school
New Life Community Church, the joint ministry of Luling United Methodist & First...
St. Charles Art Guild Art showcase
St. Charles Art Guild Art showcase
Last month, the St. Charles Art Guild held their annual Art Showcase at the...

Former HHS star scoresTD in NFL debut
Former HHS star scoresTD in NFL debut
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How about the opening NFL game in the career of former Hahnville High School and LSU running back Alfred Blue?