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Montz man wanted for theft of an ATV

The St. Charles Parish Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s help in locating Dwayne Jones, 17, of 121 Jenny Court in Montz. Read More...
April 13 at 11:49 am
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Monsanto's $975M expansion will create 100 permanent jobs

After board approval Tuesday, Monsanto Co. announced that it will move ahead with a planned $975 million expansion at its Luling manufacturing site.
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April 12 at 3:57 pm
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Destrehan woman pleads guilty to selling illegal drugs as diet pills

A Destrehan woman and her accomplice have both pleaded guilty to federal charges of selling illegal drugs as “all natural” diet pills in a multi-state schemeRead More...
April 09 at 10:12 pm
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Boutte woman dies in single-vehicle accident on LA 633

A Boutte woman died shortly after 1 a.m. today (April 9) when she was struck by a truck on LA 633.Read More...
April 09 at 7:47 pm
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Parish Sheriff’s Office seeking highway shooter

The St. Charles Sheriff’s Office is seeking help in identifying a suspect accused of firing a gun from his SUV at another vehicle. Read More...
April 08 at 12:40 pm
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Warriors of St. Charles Parish formed to help veterans

Mervin Autin Sr. of Bayou Gauche requested and got St. Charles Parish Council approval to place a member on the board of a newly formed veterans advocacy group called Warriors of St. Charles.Read More...
April 08 at 11:43 am
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Suspect sought in attempted robbery of Dollar General in Luling

The St. Charles Parish Sheriff's Office is asking for information about a suspect who attempted to rob the Dollar General store Thursday (April 7) on Paul Maillard Road in Luling.Read More...
April 08 at 11:29 am
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Parish’s new online service will help expedite work requests

Stepping up the use of technology to make government services more timely and efficient, St. Charles Parish government has developed a new online service to report problems with streetlight outages, garbage bins and debris removal.Read More...
April 08 at 10:54 am
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Destrehan woman busted selling drugs as diet pills

A Destrehan woman and her accomplice have both pleaded guilty to federal charges of selling illegal drugs as “all natural” diet pills in a multi-state scheme.Read More...
April 08 at 10:47 am
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State tax hikes anger retailers

Steady traffic entered the door at Hartman's True Value Hardware in Boutte, but owner Charlie Hartman is concerned the state's numerous tax increases that took effect April 1 could hurt business.Read More...
April 08 at 10:06 am
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Why now? Ormond Blvd. repaving raises frustration

Repaving Ormond Boulevard in Destrehan will begin April 12, but motorists could find the traffic hectic with this project and the upgrade of Hale Boggs Memorial Bridge underway at the same time.Read More...
April 08 at 10:00 am
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Feds: Former D.A. harassed witness, tried to have photo evidence destroyed

U.S. Attorney Kenneth Polite announced Tuesday that former St. Charles Parish District Attorney Harry J. Morel Jr. has been charged with one count of obstruction of justice following a three-year investigation into allegations that he traded lesser charges for sexual favors.Read More...
April 08 at 9:48 am
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Horror at the ballpark: Destrehan man commits suicide after trying to hit wife, child with car at T-ball game

While at a T-ball game around 4:40 p.m. Monday at St. Charles Borromeo School, a Destrehan man struck his wife and child with his vehicle and then committed suicide by jumping off I-10 in New Orleans.Read More...
April 08 at 9:34 am
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Former DA asked evidence against him be destroyed, according to court records

Following a lengthy investigation, former St. Charles Parish District Attorney Harry J. Morel Jr. faces a federal charge of obstruction of justice in connection with allegations that he traded sexual favors with women in return for lesser charges.Read More...
April 05 at 3:44 pm
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Destrehan man hits wife, child with car then kills himself

A Destrehan man who ran over his wife and child at about 4:40 p.m. Monday (April 4) was later found dead in an apparent suicide.Read More...
April 05 at 1:07 pm
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Sheriff's Office seeking help to identify woman found dead in ditch in St. Rose

The St. Charles Parish Sheriff's Office is asking for information to identify the body of a black female found today (April 24) in a ditch along St. Rose Avenue.Read More...
April 01 at 7:30 pm
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Monsanto expansion will create 2,100 jobs
Monsanto expansion will create 2,100 jobs
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Calling it a "unique opportunity" for Monsanto Co., engineering work for the company's near $1 billion expansion of its Luling manufacturing site will begin in August.