|Police: Man threatened to shoot St. Rose co-workers
January 05 at 9:46 am
An employee of International-Matex Tank Terminals in St. Rose was arrested after co-workers said that he threatened to shoot people at work with an AK-47.
|113 citations given out for shooting fireworks
January 04 at 9:35 am
Despite repeated warnings that included phone calls, emails and Facebook messages reminding residents that fireworks were illegal, St. Charles Parish Sheriff’s Office deputies still found plenty of violators.
|Heroin use on rise in St. Charles
January 03 at 9:50 am
Kim McElwee has been an assistant district attorney since 1985 when she began her career with the Orleans Parish District Attorney’s Office.
|Shelley Tastet resigns from council
December 28, 2012 at 1:40 pm
Shelley Tastet, who has served as councilman for District 2 in St. Charles Parish since 2007, has resigned due to medical reasons.
|Task force will enforce fireworks ban
December 28, 2012 at 9:52 am
A special task force will patrol St. Charles Parish this weekend in order to enforce the parish’s fireworks ban, according to Sheriff Greg Champagne.
|Watchdog group says flare caused health issues
December 24, 2012 at 10:16 am
The Louisiana Bucket Brigade (LABB) says that a majority of the residents they surveyed who live near the Shell/Motiva complex complained of health issues due to flaring at the plant.
|Schools say safety priority following mass shooting
December 23, 2012 at 10:15 am
Parents of children who attend St. Charles Parish Public Schools received a voice message from Superintendent Dr. Rodney Lafon on Monday concerning the mass school shooting that occurred at Sandy Hook Elementary in Newtown, Conn. last week.
|Parish names new director of Emergency Preparedness
December 23, 2012 at 10:14 am
The St. Charles Parish Council unanimously confirmed Ron Perry as the parish’s new director of Homeland Security and Emergency Preparedness.
|Destrehan man reportedly had sex with 3-year-old, 16-year-old
December 22, 2012 at 10:17 am
A 30-year-old Destrehan man was arrested after police say he had inappropriate sexual contact with a 3-year-old and a 16-year-old.
|Fisher-Perrier will replace Nuss as District 7 council member
December 22, 2012 at 10:12 am
Julia Fisher-Perrier has been chosen by the St. Charles Parish Council to replace Dennis Nuss as the District 7 representative.
|Killona Family mourns grandma, granddaughter killed in fire
December 21, 2012 at 10:10 am
A 55-year-old woman and a 3-year-old girl died in a house fire in Killona last Friday.
|Port of South Louisiana signs Sister Port agreement with Haiti
December 20, 2012 at 10:22 am
Officials with the Port of South Louisiana and National Port Authority (APN) of Haiti signed a Sister Port agreement, marking local port’s first agreement with a Caribbean port.
|Parish D.A. being considered for U.S. Attorney
December 20, 2012 at 10:09 am
St. Charles Parish District Attorney Joel Chaisson II has reportedly made the list of candidates being considered to fill the spot of Jim Letten, former U.S. Attorney for the Eastern District of Louisiana.
|Norco man killed after fighting back against robber
December 20, 2012 at 10:08 am
A 21-year-old Norco man was killed Saturday night after he fought back against a gun-wielding robber who tried to enter his apartment, according to the St. Charles Parish Sheriff’s Office.
|Local ceramic shop asking for children to help in memorial to Sandy Hook shooting victims
December 17, 2012 at 11:19 am
Zhanna Morrow, owner of Z-Decos in Destrehan, is asking the parish’s children to help her create a memorial for the 27 victims of the mass school shooting that took place at Sandy Hook Elementary in Newtown, Conn. on Friday, Dec. 14.
|34 parish streets set for rehab
December 16, 2012 at 1:47 pm
Residents along a select group of parish streets will see roadway improvements including patching, overlaying and striping as the 2012 Road Maintenance Program kicks into high gear.
|Teacher raises now linked to student performance
December 16, 2012 at 1:41 pm
Teachers working for the St. Charles Parish public school system will undergo reconfigured pay raise scales after the School Board passed a rule change last week.
|Attorney general will not weigh in on constitutionality of Jindal’s budget
December 15, 2012 at 1:46 pm
State Rep. Greg Miller (R-Norco) said he was disappointed after Attorney General Buddy Caldwell decided not to issue an opinion on the constitutionality of the state’s budget.
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Burglars strike 7 Luling homes during daytime - 1615 views
Brazen burglars have broken into seven Luling homes in less than two weeks, making off with electronics and jewelry during the daytime heists.
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