Luling man charged with 3 counts attempted murder in shooting

A Luling man has been arrested and charged with three counts of attempted murder after he shot his father-in-law around 4 a.m. today (Aug. 2), according to the St. Charles Parish Sheriff’s Office.Read More...
August 02 at 12:22 pm

Luling man armed with gun, Molotov cocktail arrested after shooting in Ashton Plantation

Armed with a gun, Molotov cocktail and a can of gasoline, a Luling man went to his inlaws’ house around 4 a.m. today (Aug. 2) and shot his father-in-law in a gunfight between the two, according to the St. Charles Parish Sheriff’s Office.
August 02 at 9:12 am

St. Charles Parish boasts record graduation rates

St. Charles Parish Schools’ 2014-15 high school graduation rate hit a record high for the parish, as well as followed the state and national trend in rising graduates.Read More...
July 29 at 2:46 pm

Cuban trade trip may pay off

Port of South Louisiana Director Paul Aucoin announced plans to sign a memorandum of understanding with the National Port Administration of Cuba (NPAC) in October to facilitate trade with the country.Read More...
July 29 at 11:48 am

French exchange student returns to Paradis family 20 years later

When French exchange student Andre’ Pavone returned to visit his “American family” in Paradis it was about 20 years since his first visit.Read More...
July 29 at 11:46 am

Arts center hailed as School District’s ‘hub of our core business’

With silver shovels in hand, St. Charles Parish school officials along with family members of the late Rodney R. Lafon broke ground Tuesday for a $28.3 million performing arts center in Luling.Read More...
July 29 at 11:44 am

Volunteers help rehab Hahnville woman's home

When volunteers came to fix the roof of Ernestine Showers' house in Hahnville, they found the 74-year-old woman already wielding a hammer to help.Read More...
July 29 at 11:33 am

Color run brings something new to fundraising and parish

Michelle Dyess said she and her Relay for Life team were hoping to bring something new and different to the table as they began brainstorming fundraiser ideas.
The result?
July 29 at 11:24 am

Luling woman diagnosed with stage four cancer to receive this year’s Fishing for Frankie proceeds

Proceeds from this year’s Fishing for Frankie tournament will help pay medical costs for Janice Rome Vicknair, who was diagnosed with stage four cancer four years ago. Read More...
July 29 at 11:16 am

Norco man gets help from his ‘posse’ after being diagnosed twice with cancer

Craig “Shorty” Brignac couldn’t stop using the word “unbelievable” to describe what Perry’s Posse has done for him - both times he was diagnosed with cancer.Read More...
July 29 at 11:13 am

Murder charges dropped against 2 in drug overdose

Norco’s Jaime Hymel acted as a drug informant after the March 2 drug-related death of her friend Richard Keller Jr. of Destrehan, helping police to apprehend the dealer accused of selling the two drugs involved. Months later, Hymel was facing second-degree murder charges along with that dealer.Read More...
July 29 at 11:11 am

Luling boy asks for donations for shelter animals as birthday gifts

On arrival, Preston Dufour is clearly a force to be reckoned with as he plays with Zeus in the lobby of the St. Charles Parish Animal Shelter.Read More...
July 29 at 11:09 am

Tech college eyeing St. Charles location

With the right amount of interest and partners, South Central Louisiana Technical College wants to establish a satellite location to offer classes in St. Charles Parish.Read More...
July 29 at 11:06 am

New Sarpy man indicted in DHS student murder

Javon Wells, the New Sarpy man accused of murdering Destrehan High School senior Kendall Williams Jr. in May, has been indicted on a felony charge of second-degree murder. Read More...
July 29 at 11:03 am

Parish president hopes proposed tax increase would be temporary

St. Charles Parish President Larry Cochran says while a potential tax increase will be considered by the Parish Council to address a projected $550,000 budget shortfall next year, the hope is it would be temporary. Read More...
July 29 at 10:14 am

Popular doctor leaves SCP hospital, joins Access Health

Dr. Sujata Chava is all about the love - literally.Read More...
July 29 at 10:04 am

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Card reader device found in Racetrac ATM in St. Rose
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A "skimmer" or device that records credit card numbers was found on an ATM at the Racetrac at 512 Almedia Road in St. Rose.