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Sheriff to discuss details of teacher-student sex case at press conference

A 26-year-old Destrehan High School teacher has been arrested after she was accused of having sex with a female student. Read More...
January 15 at 10:02 am
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Destrehan teacher arrested, accused of having sex with female student

A 26-year-old Destrehan High School teacher has been arrested after she was accused of having sex with a female student. Read More...
January 15 at 8:28 am
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Longtime CAO to represent state on flood insurance rates rates

Bayou Gauche and Des Allemands residents tossing their house keys on a table in resignation at a February 2013 FEMA meeting over receiving flood insurance rate hikes of up to $35,000 a year left a lasting impression on St. Charles Parish officials.Read More...
January 14 at 4:28 pm
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Waggaman man charged with attempted murder in St. Rose


A Waggaman man sought in connection with the Jan. 8 stabbing of a St. Rose man has been arrested and charged with attempted second-degree murder.Read More...
January 14 at 4:26 pm
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Charter school Ok’d despite board opposition


The St. Charles Parish School Board recommended at Monday’s committee meeting that the School Board oppose the state’s potential classification of Greater Grace Charter Academy (GGCA) to become as a Type 2 charter school, which became reality Tuesday. Read More...
January 14 at 4:25 pm
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LeBlanc to offer investment tips for day-to-day financial planning

With the volatility of today’s stock market posing the challenging question of risk versus return, guaranteed investments are becoming more popular. Read More...
January 14 at 4:22 pm
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LeBlanc to offer investment tips for day-to-day financial planning

With the volatility of today’s stock market posing the challenging question of risk versus return, guaranteed investments are becoming more popular. Read More...
January 14 at 4:22 pm
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Former Tulane coach Johnson hopes to inspire at MLK rally



Curtis Johnson remembers what Dr. Martin Luther King stood for, and he’s proud to have the opportunity to spread the legend’s teachings. Read More...
January 14 at 4:20 pm
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Pedestrian killed in Boutte accident

An automobile accident in Boutte Wednesday (Jan. 13) night claimed the life of an unidentified pedestrian.Read More...
January 14 at 10:24 am
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Officer installation

LAPLACE – The River Region Chamber of Commerce will install its 2016 officers at its new officers at its 2016 Annual Banquet and Installation of Officers at 11:30 a.m. Jan. 13 at St. John Community Center, 2900 New Hwy. 51, LaPlace. Guest speaker will be Loren Scott.Read More...
January 13 at 4:16 pm
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Waggaman man sought in St. Rose stabbing in custody

The Waggaman man sought in connection with Friday's stabbing of a St. Rose man has been arrested and charged with attempted second-degree murder.
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January 09 at 8:44 pm
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Tales of Louisiana panthers

Past Times by Terry Jones

Recently, trail cameras and the killing of a cougar in Bossier City have proven what hunters have known for a long time—there are “panthers” roaming Louisiana’s woods.
In the old days, encounters with cougars were common and sometimes fatal.Read More...
January 08 at 1:13 pm
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Hello Edwards . . . goodbye Jindal

As we approach the inauguration of a new governor, John Bel Edwards, for Louisiana on Jan. 11, we also near the end of Gov. Bobby Jindal’s eight year service in that position. Read More...
January 08 at 1:11 pm
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Cut-off native finds ‘trophy of a lifetime’ on hunt

Now at the age of seventy-five, Joyce Toups was born and raised on the banks of Bayou Lafourche in Cut-off where she still lives. Read More...
January 08 at 1:07 pm
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New year, new hope for our squads

Mainstream Louisiana sports fell on hard times, to say the least, in 2015. Read More...
January 08 at 1:06 pm
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Take care of freeze-damaged plants

The relatively mild winters we have here in Louisiana allow us to grow a variety of tender tropical plants in our landscapes. Read More...
January 08 at 1:04 pm
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Police chase causes school lock down
Police chase causes school lock down
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An attempted traffic stop by Louisiana State Police on I-310 turned into a police chase and school lockdown at about 10:43 a.m. today (Feb. 4).