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Tigers eye return to Sulphur

Hahnville hasn’t been to the state softball tournament in Sulphur since 2013, but the Tigers have plenty of reason to believe that drought ends this year.Read More...
February 24 at 8:00 am

Destrehan coach shares Super Bowl experience with Falcons DE

It was the ultimate example of mixed emotions for Martin Sylvain. Read More...
February 24 at 8:00 am

Destrehan conquers quarterfinals, headed to state tournament

Destrehan suffered a scare early in Thursday night’s Class 5A quarterfinal game against visiting Ouachita Parish, the sixth-seeded Lions taking a 38-30 lead into halftime. Read More...
February 23 at 8:08 pm

Sheriff’s Office, parish help make parades roll

While Mardi Gras is a tradition like no other, the fact that the festivities date back for years doesn’t mean anything flies on autopilot — when talking about such large gatherings, much preparation is necessary behind the scenes to make everything run smoothly. Read More...
February 23 at 2:42 pm

4 simple steps to stop a cyber thief

First National Bank USA is urging consumers to take an active role in protecting their data as its first priority to protect its customers’ money and their financial data.Read More...
February 23 at 2:39 pm

Gov. Edwards says he won’t seek cuts in coastal restoration

Gov. John Bell Edwards gave us a note of confidence last Thursday when he announced he won’t propose cuts in funding coastal restoration projects in Louisiana at the legislative special session. Read More...
February 23 at 2:37 pm

National political group targeting Gov. Edwards

America Rising Squared and America Rising PAC have been reaching out to reporters in Louisiana on a regular basis since December to push alternative takes on stories involving Gov. John Bel Edwards.Read More...
February 23 at 2:34 pm

Lul’s scrolls relive Luling’s history

They were a momento tossed to adoring crowds by kings and queens, but over the 40 years what appeared to be scraps of paper ended up chronicling the very town of Luling itself.Read More...
February 23 at 2:16 pm

Sisters ready to ride as Krewe of Des Allemands’ grand marshals

Sisters Beatrice Barbier and Sandra Yokum say they’re ready to ride.Read More...
February 23 at 2:14 pm

Lul grand marshal continues family tradition

Dorothy St. Amant Dufresne considers the Krewe of Lul parade a tradition for her hometown, and more so as an honor for herself serving as its grand marshal.Read More...
February 23 at 2:10 pm

Krewe of Des Allemands royalty loaded with specialty throws for parade

When Roy and Betty Hogan ride this weekend in their reign as king and queen of the Krewe of Des Allemands, they might have their work cut out for them — it could be difficult for the couple to get throws to all of their family, friends and acquaintances in attendance.Read More...
February 23 at 2:06 pm

Lul royalty ready to rule in krewe’s 40th anniversary

George and Lonnine Adamietz are excited about celebrating a special year for the Krewe of Lul, especially as its royalty.Read More...
February 23 at 2:02 pm

Krewe of Lul: The man who started it all

After riding in the Krewe of Des Allemands parade, Vernon Higgins decided it was time to turn talk into action about forming their own parade in Luling.Read More...
February 23 at 1:59 pm

Krewe of Des Allemands rolls Sunday with 10 floats

For the 62nd year, the Krewe of Des Allemands is set to roll Sunday (Feb. 26) before what organizers believe will be another strong crowd of revelers.Read More...
February 23 at 1:57 pm

Krewe of Lul rolling with 23 floats Saturday in Luling

Marking its 40th year of revelry in Luling, the Krewe of Lul will roll with 62 units and 23 floats this Mardi Gras season.Read More...
February 23 at 1:54 pm

La. Hwy. 631 closed in Paradis to remove truck in ditch

Louisiana Highway 631 is closed between Highway 306 and Highway 635 in Hahnville while St. Charles Parish officials remove a truck that is partially in a ditch. Read More...
February 23 at 9:22 am

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90 year-old woman left  in hot car gasping for air
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A Hahnville woman has been charged with cruelty to the infirmed after allegedly leaving her elderly mother locked inside her vehicle for nearly 40 minutes while she shopped at the Boutte Wal-Mart.