|Detectives probe possible Norco drug connection
June 28, 2007 at 9:55 am
Six men were indicted June 21, on two counts in connection with the largest drug bust in St. Charles Parish history.
|Million Dollar transit system to get rolling by year’s end say transit authorities
June 28, 2007 at 9:52 am
Residents expecting the new transit service through St. Charles and St. John parishes to arrive this summer will have to look for a another ride as the River Parishes Transit Authority isn’t expected to get the service running until near the end of the year.
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|Oil company to begin seismic survey through parish soon
June 28, 2007 at 9:46 am
A Houma based energy exploration firm will be conducting land surveys in the upcoming months over much of St. Charles parish to determine if untapped sources of natural gas or oil are afoot locally.
|School board votes to demolish old Killona Elementary School
June 28, 2007 at 9:40 am
St. Charles School Board members are expected to vote to tear down the Old Killona Elementary School at the July 2 meeting.
June 28, 2007 at 9:21 am
|Women pin down intruder
June 28, 2007 at 9:10 am
A St. Rose man was arrested and charged with aggravated burglary and sexual battery after he snuck into a Bonura Drive home and allegedly touched two women inappropriately while they slept.
|Man’s body found in river
June 27, 2007 at 5:37 pm
A missing Houma inmate’s body was discovered in the Mississippi River near the Hale Boggs Bridge in Luling, according to the St. Charles parish Sheriff’s Office.
|Spectacular fireworks, live band set for 4th
June 27, 2007 at 4:30 pm
St. Charles Parish will celebrate July 4th with spectacular fireworks and live music on Tuesday, July 3, from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. at the West Bank Bridge Park in Luling. The fireworks will begin at 9 p.m.
|Public input sought on KV landfill growth plan
June 27, 2007 at 4:28 pm
Killona Ventures, LLC a construction and demolition landfill located on Hwy 3127 in Killona, wants to nearly double in land size and accept more hazardous materials. A resolution to support increasing the size of the landfill from 75 acres to 144 acres was tabled at the June 4 council meeting after councilman Barry Minnich said the public should be given more time to comment on the proposed expansion. He also said the landfill smells bad. Councilman Brian Fabre expressed his concerns that KV landfill is located in one of the few areas in the parish left to develop. Desmond Hillaire, councilman for district 1 where the landfill is located, tabled the resolution and called for a town hall meeting in mid-July to discuss the expansion with all the parties involved.
|Des Allemands seafood owner plans to rebuild after fire
June 27, 2007 at 4:26 pm
Firefighters from four different departments in St. Charles Parish responded to a fire at South East Seafood in Des Allemands during the early morning hours of June 8.
|St. Rose Travel Center Casino robbed at gunpoint
June 27, 2007 at 4:24 pm
The Rose Casino in the St. Rose Travel Center was robbed in the early morning hours of June 24, according to the St. Charles Sheriff’s Office who responded to the incident.
|$60 million decision:
June 27, 2007 at 4:02 pm
St. Charles Parish tax districts, are deciding whether or not to lower millages at meetings scheduled throughout the summer.
|Luling man accuses contractor of fraud, misuse of funds
June 27, 2007 at 3:56 pm
As St. Charles Parish resident and native Andy Rougeou and his wife Toni look upon what they say was once a beautiful home on 3 West Levert Dr. in Willowdale subdivision, he wonders if it will ever be close to what it once was.
June 22, 2007 at 4:13 pm
The Ed Reed Destrehan Football Camp will he held June 26 through 29 from 9 a.m. to noon at Destrehan High School.
The cost is $40 per camper. For more information, call 985-764-9946.
|HHS Sports Week with Megan Waters
June 22, 2007 at 4:11 pm
Summer League Baseball: Boys
Season Update: This summer the boys are racking up some playing time on the field with games almost every other day agianst various competitive teams in the area. Recently on the line-up, the Tigers played Grace King, the Southland Hogs, and most recently Bonnebell High. Outstanding performances go to Adam Risinger for solid pitching, Ryan Waters for hitting a grandslam, the second of his high school baseball career, and Colby Broussard for excellent defense tactics. It is must see event, and the Tigers need all of their fans’ support. This weekend, June 22-24, the Tigers will travel to Foley to play in a competitive tournament agianst teams from around the South.
|Willowdale Country Club swimmers smoke Jewish Community Center’s team ...
June 22, 2007 at 4:05 pm
Hill Heights Country Club vs. Belle Terre (Final Score HH 372- BT 158)
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The falling price of oil has resulted in low prices at the pump—in some cases, less than half what they were only six months ago. For the average consumer, low prices mean a savings of $750 this year, according to the latest report from the federal Energy Information Association. But for many, the savings are a mixed blessing.
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