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Shots fired after gas station fight

A Luling man is in prison after being accused of shooting another man twice, leaving him wounded.Read More...
March 18 at 8:00 am
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Future of LSU AgCenter parish offices remains unsure

When a resolution proposed by St. Charles parish Councilwoman Julia Fisher-Perrier to preserve LSU AgCenter funding amid the state’s budget crisis drew criticism, she maintained it was about the food supply and stood her ground on calling for support.Read More...
March 18 at 7:00 am
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First St. Charles basketball player to ever win state award

Destrehan High School’s Cara Ursin was already the first basketball player from St. Charles Parish to ever earn the Gatorade Louisiana Player of the Year. She now accounts for the first two instances.Read More...
March 18 at 7:00 am
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Driver flees after hitting child on bicycle

A New Orleans woman accused of hitting a child with her vehicle and fleeing the scene was recently arrested.Read More...
March 18 at 6:12 am
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Saving a 93-year-old schoolhouse in Des Allemands

Efforts to save and restore the 93-year-old Des Allemands Elementary School have gone slower than Roy Lunk would like, but he’s also pleased with it being time to ask residents how they want it to serve them as a museum.Read More...
March 18 at 5:08 am
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Local photographer bridging the ‘digital divide’

The St. Charles Parish Library’s free Digital Living Conference on Saturday represents more than just learning how to stream video or operate a tablet, it’s about bridging what has been infamously called “the digital divide.”Read More...
March 18 at 4:00 am
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Luling man found guilty of sexual battery of a minor

A Luling man could serve up to 99 years in jail after being convicted of committing sexual battery of a minor. Read More...
March 16 at 3:00 pm
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Bonnet Carre' road closed due to flooding, schools closed today in St. Charles

While areas of Louisiana have gone under water and still threatened, St. Charles Parish has had no substantial damage reported other than the closure of Bonnet Carre’ Spillway Road from flooding.
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March 11 at 10:11 am
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Valero keeps promise to St. Charles Parish

Five years in the making and with a $40,000 price tag, Valero kept its promise to restore a piece of St. Charles Parish history.Read More...
March 11 at 9:00 am
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A&E series delves into murder of Des Allemands mother

Just discussing the preview of “The First 48” episode about her daughter’s 2015 murder brought Jolene Dufrene to tears, but she watched the television show because she supports any effort to tell her story.Read More...
March 11 at 9:00 am
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Parish parks praised for good upkeep, but Killona residents want bike path

Football team charter problems, communication issues and lack of uniformity and equality were among the top concerns raised at the St. Charles Parish’s first district meeting inviting public input on future recreational needs.Read More...
March 11 at 8:15 am
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Norco resident tosses Muses shoe ‘across the globe’

A first-time rider in the Krewe of Muses parade in New Orleans this year, Norco resident Lynn Rochelle wanted to make the most of her experience. It became a memorable one that, as it turns out, left a mark internationally. Read More...
March 11 at 8:00 am
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Kenner man accused of torching wife’s Luling house

A Kenner man is accused of setting fire to his wife’s Luling home after a dispute. Read More...
March 11 at 8:00 am
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Another St. Charles teacher charged with misconduct with a student

The arrest of Hahnville High School teacher Jeremy Eusea for “sexting” a 16-year-old student came only a day after he was arrested and booked for sexual misconduct with a student.
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March 11 at 7:00 am
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The screaming has only just begun

A “Scream: The TV Series” film crew appeared in Luling last week for the latest filming of the MTV series’ second season, the latest of several areas they have been shooting in St. Charles Parish.Read More...
March 11 at 6:00 am
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Arts Awareness fest to showcase local talent

St. Charles Parish Public Schools is known for being ahead of the curve when it comes to its performing and creative arts program. Read More...
March 11 at 5:31 am
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Residents flock to new gun course to defend themselves
Residents flock to new gun course to defend themselves
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Dawn Ortego isn’t willing to become a statistic.