|Luling bicyclist struck by car, killed on Highway 90
December 03, 2013 at 8:46 am
A bicyclist was killed after getting hit by a car at the intersection of Barton Avenue and Highway 90 in Luling at 8 p.m. Monday night.
|Mary Tastet will fill abandoned St. Charles Parish Council seat
December 02, 2013 at 6:28 pm
For the second time this year, Mary Tastet will take over for a St. Charles Parish Council member who resigned his seat.
|Teddy bear drive keeps son’s legacy alive
November 27, 2013 at 2:48 pm
A Luling mother is asking the community to help keep her son’s memory alive by purchasing teddy bears that will be delivered to children fighting cancer.
|12 floats will roll through Norco Sunday, usher in Christmas season
November 27, 2013 at 2:45 pm
More than 60 groups, including 12 unique floats, will ring in the Christmas season when they march through the streets of Norco on Sunday, Dec. 1.
|Hit and run suspect may be facing felony
November 27, 2013 at 2:41 pm
The suspected intoxicated driver who was charged with a hit and run earlier this month in Des Allemands has received a second DWI charge in less than three weeks.
|Woman begs judge not to throw her life away
November 27, 2013 at 2:36 pm
A woman who police say was drunk when she crashed into another car and killed three people and a fetus, has written a letter to the judge in her case admitting responsibility but pleading with him not to throw her life away.
|Family gives back to ‘angels’ who helped son fight rare disease
November 27, 2013 at 2:32 pm
Nearly 100 people braved the cool temperatures and driving mist to come out to the ‘Alex Gives Back Day’ in Luling to listen to music, play in a bounce house and eat jambalaya.
|Mother of twins with Down syndrome rappels 25 stories
November 27, 2013 at 2:26 pm
Laurie Guichard was hanging off the side of Benson Tower in downtown New Orleans suspended by a rope 25 floors over the ground below.
|Long ambulance delays are rare, hospital CEO says
November 27, 2013 at 2:10 pm
After a hit and run accident earlier this month resulted in a Des Allemands woman laying in the roadway on Old Spanish Trail for nearly an hour waiting for an ambulance, questions have been raised about how such a delay in medical service could occur.
|Council decides to lift sunken boat that drew 80 complaints
November 22, 2013 at 9:38 am
The St. Charles Parish Council has included funding in the 2014 budget to raise a sunken vessel in lac Des Allemands.
The vessel “Pretty Boy” has been partially submerged near the Highway 90 bridge in Des Allemands since it sank four years ago.
|‘Deadbeat dads’ sought with Most Wanted poster
November 22, 2013 at 9:36 am
The Department of Children and Family Services is using a “Most Wanted” poster to help track down men across the state who each owe at least $20,000 in child support.
|Former DHS football player shot to death in St. Rose
November 22, 2013 at 9:35 am
A 23-year-old Destrehan High School graduate, who was a member of the school’s 2007 state championship football team, was found shot to death in St. Rose on Sunday.
|Accidents highlight dangers of walking on Old Spanish Trail
November 22, 2013 at 9:33 am
A makeshift memorial of stuffed animals, balloons and a sign reading “R.I.P.” sit on the side of Old Spanish Trail in Boutte.
|Historic St. Rose Tavern will be forced to shut doors
November 22, 2013 at 9:30 am
After operating in the same spot for the past 91 years, it looks like the lights may be going out on a historic local eatery.
|Construction on Luling levee will begin in January
November 19, 2013 at 2:26 pm
A two decades-long wait has come to an end after the St. Charles Parish Council cleared the way for construction to begin on the first phase of the Willowridge Levee in Luling.
|Man found shot to death behind St. Rose church
November 18, 2013 at 11:02 am
A 23-year-old man was found shot to death in St. Rose on Sunday.
|Second person in 8 days killed while walking on Luling highway
November 15, 2013 at 10:31 am
For the second time in eight days, a pedestrian was struck by a car and killed while walking on a Luling highway.
|Cell phone theft on the rise in parish schools
November 15, 2013 at 9:23 am
The number of thefts of technological devices at local schools has shot up as smartphones have become more prevalent.
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Luling slugger inducted into Loyola Hall of Fame - 884 views
A pillar of the St. Charles Parish community was recently inducted into the hall of fame at a local university on the merits of his baseball play in the late 1950s and early 1960s.