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Portion of River Road to close for 16 days

A portion of River Road in Norco between Good Hope Street and Prospect Avenue will be closed for 16 days as workers remove a pipe bridge that has been in place for more than 40 years.Read More...
December 10, 2009 at 9:52 am
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More police hit streets to battle holiday crime

For the second straight year, Sheriff Greg Champagne is ordering administrative employees and supervisors to the streets to head off holiday crime.Read More...
December 10, 2009 at 9:51 am
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$1 million to fund 4 more miles of paved levee paths

More than $1 million in grants will help fund the construction of four additional miles of paved paths on top of the Mississippi River levees in St. Charles Parish. Read More...
December 10, 2009 at 9:32 am
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Sweet music serenades tree lighting

School choirs, hot chocolate, and most importantly, Santa, will all be at the West Bank Bridge Park on Dec. 10 as the parish ushers in the holiday season with the annual Christmas tree lighting.Read More...
December 10, 2009 at 9:22 am
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Six simple ways to get into the holiday spirit

With all of the lights, trees and presents around this time of year, it is sometimes easy to forget that this is supposed to be the "Season of Giving."
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December 10, 2009 at 8:58 am
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Lady Tigers win Battle of the Bayou for second year in a row

For the second-straight year, the Hahnville Lady Tigers (9-2) are Battle on the Bayou champs, beating Comeaux in a thriller that came down to penalty kicks.Read More...
December 10, 2009 at 8:58 am
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Kidnapping thwarted by daycare workers, parents

A 29-year-old Georgia man was arrested after sneaking into Four Stars Childcare in Paradis and trying to take his 3-year-old daughter even though he is not supposed to have unsupervised contact with her, according to the St. Charles Parish Sheriff’s Office.Read More...
December 10, 2009 at 8:58 am
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Students asked to keep principal’s legacy alive

St. Charles Parish Public Schools celebrated the life of a beloved principal, co-worker and friend on Friday, Dec. 4.Read More...
December 10, 2009 at 8:58 am
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Ten stores busted in undercover operation

In a tobacco and alcohol sting operation by the St. Charles Parish Sheriff’s Office last week, 10 store clerks were caught selling alcohol, tobacco or both to minors. Read More...
December 10, 2009 at 8:58 am
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Recipe: Wintermint Wafers

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December 10, 2009 at 8:50 am
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Local man turns 100

Joseph "Jessie" Louviere of Paradis turned 100 years old on Dec. 6 and was honored at the Parish Council meeting. Read More...
December 10, 2009 at 8:48 am
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Free computer classes help elderly, those looking for jobs

For the past two years, the St. Charles Parish Libraries have been offering free computer classes every week. Read More...
December 10, 2009 at 8:46 am
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Can the Corps really protect us?

U. S. Army Corps of Engineers has had a lot of criticism of late, some deserved, some not so deserved.Read More...
December 09, 2009 at 11:00 am
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Our high schools continue in high gear

If you went to the Saints game Monday night, you may have a hard time hearing for the rest of the week. The decibels were really ringing there.Read More...
December 09, 2009 at 11:00 am
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Kelone

Herman “Jap” Kelone, Sr., 72, native of Marksville, LA, and resident of Des Allemands, passed away on Monday, Nov. 23, 2009.Read More...
December 09, 2009 at 10:57 am
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Oubre

Roslema Clouate Oubre, 87, passed away on Friday, Nov. 27, 2009. Read More...
December 09, 2009 at 10:56 am
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Council selects new garbage company
Council selects new garbage company
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Following several discussions aimed at fine tuning St. Charles Parish's anticipated five-year garbage collection contract, the council chose Houma-based Pelican Waste and Debris as the new service provider Monday.