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Lillian August remembers MLK Day’s legacy

When civil rights leader Martin Luther King Jr. was assassinated in 1968, Lillian August was a teen attending St. Charles Parish’s G.W. Carver High School in Hahnville.Read More...
January 27 at 8:00 am
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The difference a run makes

When Ras and Cash hit it off, Andre Benoit immediately knew the rescue run that led to the foster weekend had just led to the ultimate outcome for Ras - a forever home.Read More...
January 27 at 8:00 am
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School bus crash rocked Des Allemands community

Dago Cologne took a deep breath, reflecting on the nightmare he and his family experienced 35 years ago this week.Read More...
January 27 at 8:00 am
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Community Centers boost attendance with creative programs

With innovative programs like “X-Box Workout Challenge” or “Celebration in the Oaks” and “Crazy Sock Sock Hop,” it’s no wonder participation has tripled at the St. Rose Community Center.Read More...
January 27 at 7:00 am
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School Board outlook for 2017

Tackling the evolving state-level funding shortage and finding ways to recruit more educators are among the challenges facing St. Charles Parish Schools this year.Read More...
January 27 at 6:00 am
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Willowdale residents push plan to save golf course

When nearly 200 people attended a neighborhood meeting two weeks ago, Kristen Gilbert said most agreed on a plan they hope could save the financially failing Grand Ridge golf course in Luling.Read More...
January 27 at 6:00 am
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Vet indicted on attempted murder

After being committed to a mental health facility in September of last year, William Canada, the Luling man accused of attempting to murder his estranged wife and her parents last August, has been determined mentally competent to stand trial and indicted by a grand jury. Read More...
January 27 at 5:00 am
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Beaed moves operations to St. Charles Parish

This is no traditional sign company that newly relocated in St. Charles Parish.Read More...
January 27 at 4:00 am
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St. Charles Parish Finance Department wins national award for financial report

The Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting has been awarded to the Parish of St. Charles by the Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada (GFOA) for its 2015 comprehensive annual financial report (CAFR).Read More...
January 24 at 9:45 am
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St. Charles Parish is under a tornado warning

St. Charles Parish is under a tornado warning until 9 p.m.
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January 21 at 5:24 pm
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Stolen Haydel's Bakery truck found in St. Charles Parish

A truck that had been reported stolen from Haydel’s Bakery was found in St. Charles Parish Friday morning.Read More...
January 21 at 3:00 pm
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SCP Business Exchange scheduled Jan. 31

St. Charles Parish businesses are invited to attend the next SCP Business Exchange on Jan. 31.Read More...
January 20 at 4:11 pm
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Sheriff's Report: 1-19-17

January 20 at 3:46 pm
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Local eagles soaring in population

The sight of bald eagles in St. Charles Parish has become increasingly common in recent years, and it's a trend that seems likely to continue, according to Michael Seymour of the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries.Read More...
January 20 at 11:07 am
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Alleged sex victim, parents file suit against former Destrehan High teacher

A civil lawsuit has been filed seeking damages from former Destrehan High School teacher Kimberly Naquin, who was accused of having sex with a 16 year-old female student, and the St. Charles Parish School Board.Read More...
January 20 at 11:04 am
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Sisters retire from Sheriff's Office on same day

When Beverly Cazenave was asked in 1982 if she had any good candidates in mind to work alongside her, she didn't have to think for very long to come to an answer. She believed her sister, Maisy Robicheaux, would fit the bill perfectly. Read More...
January 20 at 11:02 am
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Luling man says God directed him towards prison ministry
Luling man says God directed him towards prison ministry
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As a child, David Faucheux told his mother that he didn’t know why but he felt he was watching over people – and that is what he’s done.