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St. Rose or Elkinsville-Freetown?

Renaming Preston Hollow Road after gospel singer Rowena Smith isn’t only a memorial, it’s a move toward revitalizing the St. Rose community.Read More...
January 20 at 10:48 am
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Accused Luling murderer has lengthy rap sheet

By the time Jerel Anthony Smith was charged with the brutal killing of Metairie’s Ryan Dubuc last Wednesday, his police record documented a history of violence, resistance and plea deals.Read More...
January 20 at 10:46 am
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Des Allemands 'big baby' gets international attention

When Loialty Adonis Grover arrived on Dec. 6, his mother was stunned to learn he weighed 14.1 pounds.Read More...
January 20 at 10:42 am
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Destrehan man arrested for allegedly exposing self

A Destrehan man has been charged with three counts of felony obscenity after he allegedly exposed his genitalia to passersby.Read More...
January 19 at 5:17 pm
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Goodwill Store opening today in Luling

Goodwill Industries opens its new store and donation center in Luling today (Jan. 19), kick-starting everything off with a grand opening, ribbon cutting, prize giveaway and refreshments to commemorate the event. Read More...
January 19 at 10:45 am
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Intense school shooting drill will take place at HHS Friday

There will be blood, gunfire and gunshot wounds at Hahnville High School in an attempt to get as real an experience possible at Friday’s training exercise.Read More...
January 19 at 10:41 am
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Morning accident claims life of Hahnville man

A single-vehicle accident claimed the life of a 47-year-old Hahnville man Tuesday morning, according to Louisiana State Police.Read More...
January 17 at 5:07 pm
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Grand Ridge golf course in jeopardy

The Grand Ridge golf course located on the west bank is suffering financial woes and solutions for those issues are being examined. Read More...
January 16 at 10:41 am
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The Krewe of Lul parade hosting, filming and rolling on the big screen

The Krewe of Lul parade isn’t just televised, it’s been filmed since the late 1990s documenting a rich, visual chronology of how the event has evolved and honored its royalty of Luling.Read More...
January 13 at 3:21 pm
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Levees, inventory tax top parish funding concerns

As President-elect Donald Trump closes in on his official inauguration, former U.S. Rep. Billy Tauzin believes Trump’s ascension to the Oval Office has the potential to be beneficial for both St. Charles Parish and the state, noting there should be plenty of opportunity to get things done in the coming years. Read More...
January 13 at 3:14 pm
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The mystery of the yellow box

When Stephen Vial noticed the bright, yellow collection box bearing the name "AmericanWill" on their property on Paul Maillard Road in Luling, the first thing he wondered was when they gave permission to place it there.Read More...
January 13 at 3:10 pm
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St. Charles school district ranks 3rd in state rating

St. Charles Parish Public Schools ranked as third best district in Louisiana by the national website Niche. Read More...
January 13 at 3:02 pm
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Rathborne Park upgrade to begin this month

Calling it a long overdue project for Luling, Cory Savoie praised St. Charles Parish moving ahead with expanding Rathborne Park.Read More...
January 13 at 2:50 pm
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Hunters rescued after boat capsizes in Mississippi River

Matt Grabert of Boutte called Saturday's experience the scariest thing he's ever been through.Read More...
January 13 at 2:26 pm
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Hale Boggs Bridge lane closure scheduled for next week

There will be right lane and right shoulder closures on the northbound I-310 span of the Hale Boggs Memorial Bridge from Monday, Jan. 16 through Friday, Jan. 20 between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m. each day for bridge inspection work.Read More...
January 12 at 7:26 pm
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Destrehan man accused of Birdie's robbery arrested

A Destrehan man accused of involvement in the armed robbery of a Birdie’s Food and Fuel this week has been arrested. Read More...
January 12 at 12:34 pm
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Diamond Green starts $190M expansion in Norco
Diamond Green starts $190M expansion in Norco
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Based on “solid execution and strong earnings,” the $190 million expansion of the Diamond Green Diesel (DGD) facility in Norco is back in motion again.