|16-year-old Destrehan student found unharmed
November 05, 2013 at 2:56 pm
A 16-year-old that had been missing since Oct. 29 has been recovered unharmed, according to the St. Charles Parish Sheriff's Office.
|$2.5 million Luling library renovation delayed
November 01, 2013 at 9:07 am
A $2.5 million renovation that will shutter the West Regional Library in Luling for about seven months has been delayed until early next year.
|Police: Woman broke into co-worker’s home, knocked her out
November 01, 2013 at 9:04 am
A 27-year-old New Orleans woman was arrested after police say she broke into a co-workers home in Des Allemands, knocked her out with the butt of a rifle and stole items from the residence.
|Councilman will resign after 10 years of service
November 01, 2013 at 9:03 am
After 10 years of service on the St. Charles Parish Council, Calyton “Snookie” Faucheux Jr. has announced he will step down from his seat.
|Firefighters question use of department vehicles
November 01, 2013 at 9:00 am
Some firefighters are criticizing the budget decisions of local volunteer fire departments, specifically the daily use of fire department vehicles by chiefs and assistant chiefs.
|Decades of hard work pay off for St. Rose ‘Money Maker’
November 01, 2013 at 8:53 am
For Glen Smith, 61, the journey from a young boy growing up in the River Parishes to a business community leader began when he was 12 years old. Those years of hard work recently paid off when Smith was honored as a “2013 Money Maker” by New Orleans CityBusiness.
|St. Charles school district gets ‘A’ rating for first time
November 01, 2013 at 8:51 am
St. Charles Parish Public Schools has been recognized as one of the state’s elite school systems after earning an “A” performance grade rating for the first time.
|3-year-old killed after being run over by dump truck in St. Rose
October 31, 2013 at 12:09 pm
A 3-year-old boy was killed yesterday after he was run over by a dump truck that was backing into a parking spot in St. Rose.
|Destrehan forced to forfeit win, five assistant coaches disciplined
October 30, 2013 at 3:19 pm
The Louisiana High School Athletic Association has announced five coaches on Destrehan’s football staff have been disciplined and the program must forfeit its last win.
|DHS football coaches suspended amid spying allegations
October 30, 2013 at 10:24 am
Members of the Destrehan High School football staff have been suspended after they were accused of hacking into a website containing detailed information on the South Lafourche High School football program prior to last Friday’s game.
|Report: DHS football under investigation for cheating
October 29, 2013 at 5:24 pm
According to the Shreveport Times, the Louisiana High School Athletic Association is looking into allegations that a member of the Destrehan High School football staff cheated to give the team an advantage before Friday’s game against South Lafourche.
|Parish tosses out 4 of 6 construction bids for Willowridge Levee
October 29, 2013 at 3:33 pm
Despite the fact that four of the six construction bids for the first phase of the Willowridge Levee were disqualified, the parish will still get a bargain if a contract with Southern Delta Construction, LLC is approved by the St. Charles Parish Council.
|Gunmen rob Boutte card game
October 25, 2013 at 9:47 am
The St. Charles Parish Sheriff’s Office is searching for two armed gunman who robbed a card game in Boutte Estates late last night.
|Luling Presbyterian, Methodist churches will combine services
October 25, 2013 at 9:19 am
The final worship service at the Luling United Methodist Church in Luling will be held on Sunday, Nov. 3. After that, the church will move into a unique partnership with a different denomination.
|Most St. Charles bridges are in good condition
October 25, 2013 at 9:18 am
Louisiana is one of the worst states in the country when it comes to bridge upkeep, however, St. Charles Parish is one of the better parishes statewide when is comes to bridge maintenance.
|Basketball, business welcomed at Luling community center
October 25, 2013 at 9:17 am
St. Charles Parish officials showed off a $10.5 million community center that is designed to withstand 130 mile-per-hour winds and includes basketball and volleyball courts in addition to meeting rooms.
|Council OKs $50 million Bunge project
October 25, 2013 at 9:15 am
The St. Charles Parish Council unanimously approved a zoning change for a portion of property owned by Bunge North America in Destrehan that will allow the grain elevator to begin construction of a $50 million upgrade at the facility.
|Destrehan Plantation used as backdrop for TV thriller
October 25, 2013 at 9:13 am
Destrehan Plantation will serve as the backdrop for the fifth episode of “Ravenswood,” a television series that will appear on ABC Family.
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Krewe of Des Allemands Grand Marshal Lupe Rojano Sweeney - 514 views
Leading the Krewe of Des Allemands parade this year will be Grand Marshall Lupe Sweeney.