|Schools say state manipulating tech reports
September 20 at 10:04 am
St. Charles Parish Public Schools administrators are saying that a technology report released by the state Department of Education is filled with inaccuracies.
|Deputy fired, another resigns after prisoner escapes from jail
September 20 at 10:02 am
One St. Charles Parish Sheriff’s Office deputy lost his job and another resigned after a prisoner escaped from the Nelson Coleman Correctional Center in Killona in July.
|Man sentenced to 12 years for breaking into video poker machines
September 20 at 9:59 am
A 36-year-old Paradis man pled guilty to four counts of simple burglary after police say he broke into bars to steal money from video poker machines. According to court documents, when Steven A. Brumley was asked about the money by his ex-girlfriend, he said that it had been given to him by angels.
|Guided alligator hunts attract adventurers from across country
September 20 at 9:57 am
Arthur Matherne danced a jig on the bow of his airboat after finding the second big alligator of a busy morning of hunting.
|Conviction handed down in Mealey slaying
September 19 at 6:25 pm
A St. Rose teen was convicted Thursday in the shooting death of another teen last May.
|Montz man pleads guilty to home arson
September 19 at 9:31 am
A 25-year-old Montz man pled guilty to aggravated arson in connection with a fire that destroyed a home under construction.
|Ducks Unlimited banquet will be held in Destrehan on Sept. 18
September 14 at 9:20 am
The St. Charles Ducks Unlimited annual banquet will be held on Wednesday, Sept. 18 and attendees will get a chance to win prizes that included prints, decoys, hunting gear and more.
|Assessor closes property tax rolls, appeals pending
September 12 at 1:56 pm
After being open for the required 15-day viewing period, the St. Charles Parish property tax assessment rolls officially closed today.
|Only 1 teacher in St. Charles school district receives ineffective grade
September 12 at 1:54 pm
Under a newly enacted state program, the first statewide teacher evaluations were released last week. In addition to providing a gauge for teacher performance, the evaluations are linked to pay increases.
|British kayakers stop in St. Charles during 2,400-mile trek
September 12 at 1:53 pm
Three British college graduates stopped in St. Charles Parish on the final leg of their 2,400-mile kayaking journey down the Mississippi River.
|Release of council emails upsets officials
September 12 at 1:51 pm
Several St. Charles Parish Council members discussed the need for their own computer server after discovering that their emails were disseminated without a public records request.
|Investigation into former D.A. appears ongoing, but attorney maintains charges were refused
September 12 at 1:49 pm
Two weeks ago, attorney Ralph Capitelli said that the U.S. Attorney’s Office had declined to press charges against his client, former St. Charles Parish District Attorney Harry Morel, after being presented with evidence gathered by the FBI. However, Capitelli now says that the FBI appears to still be investigating the case.
|Meth lab discovered in dog house
September 12 at 1:48 pm
A 28-year-old Mobile, Ala. man was arrested and charged with creating a meth lab in St. Rose.
|Hahnville grad with Down syndrome becomes advocate for those with disabilities
September 12 at 1:47 pm
Craig Blackburn has a motto by which he lives.
|Police will participate in training exercise in Norco
September 12 at 8:50 am
The Norco Manufacturing Complex will be participating in a joint training exercise with the St. Charles Parish Sheriff’s Office from 8 a.m. until noon Sept. 12. The purpose of the exercise is to test the site and area agency responses to multiple emergencies.
|Norco woman purchased $1 million Powerball ticket
September 10 at 2:35 pm
Louisiana Lottery officials have announced that a 34-year-old Norco woman purchased a $1 million Powerball ticket in Destrehan.
|FEMA insurance rates not as high as projected, but still unaffordable
September 10 at 2:24 pm
After months of waiting and anxious anticipation, FEMA and the National Flood Insurance Program have finally released newly proposed flood insurance rates that are set to go into effect under the Biggert-Waters Act beginning Oct. 1.
|ATV theft a growing problem across parish
September 06 at 9:20 am
St. Charles Parish Sheriff Greg Champagne is warning ATV owners to be careful with their four-wheelers after seven of them were stolen in the last two months.
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Trip to Dome at stake Wildcats battle No.1 Acadiana - 576 views
An appearance in the Superdome and a shot at Destrehan’s third state championship in seven seasons will be on the line when the No. 4 Wildcats take on No. 1 Acadiana Friday night in Lafayette.
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