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Millet

Gertrude Duhe Millet, 83, passed away on Dec. 27, 2010 in Vacherie. She was the assistant postmaster in Destrehan for 20 years. She was a Eucharistic minister and ministered to the sick and shut-in. She was also a member of the Ladies Altar Society and recipient of the St. Louis Medal.
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January 14, 2011 at 9:47 am
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Granier

Lonnie “Kingpin” Granier Sr., 51, of Bayou Vista passed away on Dec. 24, 2010. He was a native of Kraemer.Read More...
January 14, 2011 at 9:46 am
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Gendron

Joyce Champagne Gendron, 84, passed away on Dec. 25, 2010 in Vacherie. Read More...
January 14, 2011 at 9:45 am
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Lady Tigers pick up win over St. Amant in district opener

The Lady Tigers picked up a huge 46-29 win over St. Amant on the road Tuesday night in their first district game of the season.
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January 14, 2011 at 9:45 am
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Dufrene

Nellie Toups Dufrene, 72, a native of Thibodaux and resident of Des Allemands, was entrusted into God’s loving care on Dec. 26, 2010 at Thibodaux Regional Medical Center.Read More...
January 14, 2011 at 9:45 am
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Several government trends to watch in 2011

Trends in government and economics don't begin or end with a new year. They are a trail that moves through past and present into the future. Several governmental and economic trends bear watching as 2011 unfolds.
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January 14, 2011 at 9:43 am
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St. Charles Happy Homemakers volunteer for family, community

The Happy Homemakers have been volunteering for many years at Albert Cammon Elementary School in St. Rose. Read More...
January 14, 2011 at 9:43 am
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Senate leaders show respect

It was good to see John Boehner and Nancy Pelosi holding hands as they convened the opening of the 112th Congress in Washington last week. And after so many fierce words in the year just past.
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January 14, 2011 at 9:42 am
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Author highlights slave revolt

One of the greatest slave revolts in history took place right here in the River Parishes. And it began on Jan. 8, 1811 which was Twelfth Night, the end of the Christmas season and the beginning of carnival here in Louisiana.
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January 14, 2011 at 9:41 am
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New leadership at Museum and Historical Assoc.

January 14, 2011 at 9:41 am
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Daughters of Zion help inmates’ children

The Alpha Daughters of Zion were able to spread holiday cheer to children of the female inmates at the Nelson Coleman Correctional Center.Read More...
January 14, 2011 at 9:40 am
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Sheriff's Reports

Arrests

•Robert J. Thomassie, 32, of 616 Kinler St. in Luling, was arrested on Dec. 31 and charged with D.W.I., improper control of vehicle, no MVI sticker, and needed renewal of registration.

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January 14, 2011 at 9:40 am
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Workshop: Plan the future for loved ones with disabilities, special needs

St. Charles Parish Schools and LASIG2 will host an event on Jan. 25 for those who have loved ones with disabilities or special needs.
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January 14, 2011 at 9:38 am
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Circle K robber still on the loose

Sheriff Greg Champagne wants residents to be on the look-out for a suspect in an armed robbery on Thursday, Jan. 6.
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January 14, 2011 at 9:38 am
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6-month culvert project will impact Ormond traffic

The installation of new culverts underneath Ormond Boulevard will necessitate temporary lane switching for motorists for the duration of the project, set to begin in early February and end in late July.
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January 14, 2011 at 9:38 am
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Owner charged with setting store on fire...twice

The owner of a St. Rose convenience store was arrested after authorities say he set fire to his store twice in order to collect a $1 million insurance policy.
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January 14, 2011 at 9:37 am
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St. Charles deputy recounts last messages as hurricane devastates Puerto Rico
St. Charles deputy recounts last messages as hurricane devastates Puerto Rico
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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.