|Residents with odd antiques could be featured on TV show
November 21, 2014 at 10:25 am
St. Charles Parish residents with barns, warehouses or buildings full of odd, unique and interesting antiques could get the chance to be featured on a History Channel TV show.
|Destrehan man accused of raping 2 young girls
November 21, 2014 at 10:24 am
A 54-year-old Destrehan man was arrested after he was accused of raping two young girls - one of whom was related to him and another who was a family friend.
|Restoring a legend: Destrehan students help rebuild WWII PT boat
November 21, 2014 at 10:22 am
A piece of south Louisiana naval history is one step closer to reliving its glory days with the help of Destrehan High School students.
|Police: Destrehan woman arrested after ordering 2 pounds of bath salts from China
November 18, 2014 at 2:29 pm
The St. Charles Parish Sheriff’s office arrested a Destrehan woman after she accepted a package containing more than 1,000 grams of the illegal drug known as bath salts.
|River Parishes Fall Festival will rock Norco this weekend
November 14, 2014 at 9:38 am
Fresh seafood po-boys, pastalaya and jambalaya are usually enough to draw most to the River Parishes Fall Festival, but there will also be plenty of rides, games and rocking music this weekend.
|$400,000 grant will fund training programs to help unemployed find work
November 14, 2014 at 9:37 am
A $400,000 grant could put unemployed in the River Parishes back to work by helping employers fund training programs.
|Cajun-Creole restaurant will open in Luling in former Sailfish location
November 14, 2014 at 9:36 am
A Cajun-Creole hybrid restaurant will soon offer up hearty portions of red beans and rice, white beans and catfish and seafood platters in Luling.
|Ormond Plantation will serve as backdrop for ABC series
November 14, 2014 at 9:34 am
Destrehan’s Ormond Plantation will serve as the backdrop for an episode of an ABC network drama that is being filmed in St. Charles Parish.
|Nearly $3 million wing expansion gets approval
November 14, 2014 at 9:33 am
The St. Charles Parish School Board has accepted a $2.75 million bid to construct an addition to Luling Elementary.
|New chemical plant will be built in Luling
November 14, 2014 at 9:32 am
Momentive Specialty Chemicals will build a new production facility in Luling while upgrading their plant in Geismar.
|Political drama starring A-listers films in Norco
November 14, 2014 at 9:31 am
A political drama produced by George Clooney and starring Sandra Bullock and Billy Bob Thornton recently filmed in Norco’s Bonnet Carré Spillway.
|‘Mama Dasch’ graduates from police academy after 25-year hiatus
November 14, 2014 at 9:29 am
Officer Betty Jo “B.J.” Dasch is no stranger to the St. Charles Parish Sheriff’s Office.
|Parents want ‘confusing’ math taken out of classrooms
November 14, 2014 at 9:27 am
When Telesia Batte’s middle child was diagnosed with a learning disability, she chose to move her from the parochial school she loved to a St. Charles Parish public school where greater resources were available to help her. What she did not expect was for her daughter to suffer a sharp drop in math grades.
|Crafts, food draw thousands to Destrehan fest
November 07, 2014 at 9:41 am
More than 150 crafts vendors from throughout the country will set up shop at Destrehan Plantation this weekend for the storied plantation’s fall festival.
|St. Charles Parish plans to purchase Madere’s Garage for $670,000
November 07, 2014 at 9:39 am
The St. Charles Parish Council voted Nov. 3 to sign a lease with the owners of the former Madere’s Garage on River Road in Hahnville for $20,000 through Jan. 5. The parish says they will use the property to perform maintenance on vehicles and equipment.
|Months after mammogram, former DHS coach discovers she has breast cancer
November 07, 2014 at 9:37 am
Denise Keller was climbing waterfalls and traversing sky bridges when she discovered a lump in her breast that would drastically change her life.
|Marcel handily defeats Morel for judgeship
November 07, 2014 at 9:36 am
Destrehan attorney Tim Marcel overwhelmingly defeated incumbent Judge Michele Morel in the Nov. 4 election to become division “E” judge in the 29th Judicial District that serves St. Charles Parish.
|Emergency responders jump into action to save dog from drowning
November 07, 2014 at 9:34 am
Emergency responders from several St. Charles Parish agencies jumped into action Sunday morning to save a yellow Labrador that was tangled in vines in the middle of a Luling canal.
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Luling firefighters save man’s life by lifting truck off chest - 2645 views
Two of Luling’s newest firefighters weren’t even done with their basic training when they heard the cry for help.
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