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New director works to get Housing Authority off  HUD’s trouble list New director works to get Housing Authority off HUD’s trouble list
February 27 at 2:41 pm
Since coming in as executive director of the St. Charles Parish Housing Authority after it was placed on HUD’s troubled agency list, Benjamin Bell has been a busy man.

Marlin Humane Society Pet of the Week: Marlin
February 27 at 2:39 pm
This week’s Humane Society showcase pet is Marlin, a three-month-old orange male tabby kitten.

St. Charles Herald-Guide welcomes 2 reporters St. Charles Herald-Guide welcomes 2 reporters
February 27 at 2:35 pm
The St. Charles Herald-Guide announces the hiring of reporters Anna Thibodeaux and Thomas Baker.

Mr. Peanut waves to parade attendees and accepts donations at the 2015 Krewe of Lul parade. 22nd peanut butter drive sets record for donations
February 27 at 2:31 pm
This year’s annual Krewe of Lul and Krewe of Des Allemands parades saw St. Charles Parish Hospital celebrate the 22nd Anniversary of its annual Peanut Butter Collection Drive.

So who is responsible for wetlands damage?
February 27 at 2:31 pm
It was disturbing to learn that a judge has dismissed the suit by the Southeast Louisiana Flood Protection Authority-East for compensation from oil and gas companies because of damages to our coast that occurred during their exploration and development. The law may give them the right to do their work under permits, but it appears that most of those permits required leaving the lands and wetlands they explored in good condition when finished that would not deteriorate the Louisiana coast.

Legislative fight over union dues resurrected
February 27 at 2:24 pm
The reshuffling of embers and the chair on the House Labor and Industrial Relations Committee has given yet another life to the debate over union dues.

Schexnayder Schexnayder
February 27 at 2:20 pm
Louie “Chookie” Schexnayder Sr., a lifelong resident of Hahnville, passed away Feb. 21. He is survived by his three children Sabrina Phillips (Marion), Deirdre Faucheux, and Louie Schexnayder Jr.; grandchildren Clayton Faucheux III (Vera), Cory Faucheux (Ali), Nicholas Phillips; and two great- grandchildren; Cole and Cailah Faucheux. He is also survived by a host of nieces and nephews.

Speaking for the children Speaking for the children
February 27 at 2:16 pm
Most nonprofits would, in a perfect world, want to pay their volunteers. But for Louisiana’s Child Advocacy Services, being unpaid is, in fact, a key part of the job.

Pendarvis Pendarvis
February 27 at 2:14 pm
Edward Anthony Pendarvis passed away Feb. 17. He was a resident of St. Rose, La., for 43 years.

Arrests (Feb. 26)
February 27 at 2:08 pm
Suspects are innocent until proved guilty in a court of law

548 Norco Manufacturing Complex workers join nationwide USW strike 548 Norco Manufacturing Complex workers join nationwide USW strike
February 27 at 1:57 pm
Local union workers at Shell and Motiva refineries in Norco went on strike after negotiations with the petrochemical giant broke down last Saturday, joining the first nationwide oil refinery strike in more than 30 years.

Tiger wrestler pins down second straight state title Tiger wrestler pins down second straight state title
February 27 at 1:54 pm
When Hahnville wrestler Kendrick Jones won the LHSAA Division I state championship last year, one of the first things he said to Hahnville wrestling coach Dan Erwin was “alright coach, what’s next?”

Arts, cooking and children’s classes top Community Ed’s spring schedule Arts, cooking and children’s classes top Community Ed’s spring schedule
February 27 at 1:48 pm
Registration is open until Feb. 28 for more than 150 classes with St. Charles Parish Public Schools Community Education.

Future of 50-year Des Allemands parade in jeopardy after low support Future of 50-year Des Allemands parade in jeopardy after low support
February 27 at 1:44 pm
Despite low participation and negative comments, Des Allemands has become the town that refuses to give up its more than 50-year-old Mardi Gras parade.

Boutte mother charged with child abuse after toddler suffers fractures Boutte mother charged with child abuse after toddler suffers fractures
February 27 at 1:43 pm
The St. Charles Parish Sheriff’s Office arrested and charged a Boutte woman with second-degree cruelty to a juvenile on Friday.

Parish wants new property tax to fund levee construction Parish wants new property tax to fund levee construction
February 27 at 1:36 pm
Rather than rely on “hopes and prayers” to find funding for the West Bank hurricane protection levee, the St. Charles Parish administration is proposing a 4-mill property tax that would allow residents to pay for the project.

Killona man faces felony for beating dog Killona man faces felony for beating dog
February 27 at 1:16 pm
A Killona man faces felony animal cruelty charges after the St. Charles Parish Sheriff’s Office alleges he threw a 6-pound dog against a wall and “stomped” on him last Monday.

Austin Perrin HHS sophomore named top prospect
February 27 at 1:08 pm
Hahnville sophomore Austin Perrin is turning heads of Division 1 baseball coaches here in Louisiana and across the South.

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Humane Society  Pet of the Week: Marlin
Humane Society Pet of the Week: Marlin
This week’s Humane Society showcase pet is Marlin, a three-month-old orange male...
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