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Norco death beyond comprehension

It was sad indeed this week for police to discover the remains of a 78-year-old woman who was brutally murdered some three weeks ago in her Norco home. She was described as a sweet lady who minded her own business and was kind to everyone.
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December 03, 2010 at 9:19 am
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Town hall meetings to gauge interest in recycling

St. Charles Parish Council members will hold two town hall meetings to seek input on whether or not residents want curbside recycling brought back to the parish.
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December 03, 2010 at 9:19 am
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Pictorial history books flying off the shelves

A pictorial history of St. Charles Parish that spans more than 300 years has become a hot item as Christmas approaches.
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December 03, 2010 at 9:18 am
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Man killed in I-310 wreck

A 30-year-old Slidell man was killed after his vehicle collided with a billboard on I-310 south near LA 3127, according to Louisiana State Police.
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December 03, 2010 at 9:17 am
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Holiday pet adoption helps owner cope with cancer

When the holiday season rolled around last year, something was missing in Renee Simoneaux’s life. After going through a bitter divorce, and finally finding her prince charming and settling down, she still felt like she needed something more in her life.
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December 03, 2010 at 9:16 am
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Boat parade launches at earliest date ever

Parishioners can kick off their holiday celebrations earlier than ever during this year’s Christmas on the Bayou Boat Parade.
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December 03, 2010 at 9:14 am
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Santa, Mrs. Claus big draws to Norco Christmas Parade

The Christmas season will begin in the River Parishes on Sunday, Dec. 5 as the Norco Christmas Parade, complete with a float carrying both Santa and Mrs. Claus, rolls through the area.
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December 03, 2010 at 9:08 am
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Rising standards may leave some schools in dust

Since 1999, the number of schools in Louisiana that are considered academically unacceptable has risen considerably. But the reason is not necessarily that schools are becoming less successful.
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December 03, 2010 at 9:06 am
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Norco woman’s brutal death shocks family

Mary Nancy Mule Arico was a simple woman who didn’t care about wearing fancy clothes or jewelry and dedicated a majority of her time to making sure the plants around her home flourished, according to relative Perry Waguespack.
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December 03, 2010 at 9:05 am
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Police: Men tie up, assault jewelry thief

Two Luling men apparently took justice into their own hands by calling an alleged jewelry thief over to one of their homes, threatening the man with a gun and then tying him up in a bathtub, according to the St. Charles Parish Sheriff’s Office.
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December 03, 2010 at 9:03 am
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Lockett likely to appeal for 6th year of eligibility for Ole Miss

Reports out of Oxford, Miss. indicate that former Hahnville High School and current Ole Miss standout defensive end Kentrell Lockett is thinking seriously about appealing to the NCAA for a sixth season of eligibility.
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December 02, 2010 at 2:58 pm
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U10 soccer team finishes runner-up in parish tourney

The St. Charles Parish U10 boys soccer team finished as runner-up in the end of the season St. Charles Parish Tournament.
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December 02, 2010 at 2:47 pm
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Lady Tigers host 15 teams in Bayou Invitational tourney

The Hahnville High School girls soccer team is hosting their 13th Annual Battle on the Bayou Invitational Soccer Tournament. Read More...
December 02, 2010 at 2:45 pm
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Sacred Heart cheerleaders show their school spirit

Sacred Heart, Norco recently celebrated "Spirit Week.” Read More...
December 02, 2010 at 2:43 pm
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Newly-formed Outlaws win the Bulldog Bowl

The River Parish Outlaws took the 9-10 year old Open Class Weight Championship at the Bulldog Bowl (Johnny Bright Playground) in Metairie on Nov. 13 and 14. Read More...
December 02, 2010 at 2:42 pm
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Crushers are Fall Classic champs

The LA Crushers 10U team won first place in the LA Crusher Fall Classic held at LaSalle Park in Metairie on Nov. 13-14th.
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December 02, 2010 at 2:39 pm
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Killona woman's new hobby becomes sleeping mats for homeless
Killona woman's new hobby becomes sleeping mats for homeless
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Claudia Washington of Killona was looking for a new hobby to enjoy. She's found it, and through that, also a way to lend a helping hand to those in need.