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Former player plans battle between HHS, DHS alumni

Destrehan High School alumnus Tim Molton fondly remembers the battles between his Wildcats and their archrival Hahnville Tigers during his time with the team, and he seems to have brainstormed a way to add to the tradition of that annual throwdown.Read More...
2 hours ago
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Rock scavenger hunt draws over 3,000

As Stephanie Comardelle Parria was dealing with a difficult time in her life, she began to look for different forms of inspiration in her day-to-day life. Read More...
4 hours ago
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HHS senior is beating the odds on syndrome with insatiable hunger

When Michael White was born, he felt like a ragdoll when held or what doctors describe as a "floppy baby."Read More...
5 hours ago
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Luling expansion clears way for up to 23 businesses

In the latest expansion announced in St. Charles Parish, the Planning Commission unanimously approved a 23-lot second phase for the Esperanza Business Park in Luling.Read More...
5 hours ago
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Riding club grows to over 450 members in last year

Those stepping outside of their Willowdale homes on Wednesday evenings may just see the night light up as a team of bicyclists race through - and see many of their neighbors, among those cyclists, getting fit along the way.Read More...
6 hours ago
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Historic upgrades begin at Destrehan Plantation

When Austin Vicknair displayed newly completed shutters for Destrehan Plantation, he was holding the equivalent of a history book.Read More...
6 hours ago
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Small-town girl's dream business gets national growth

Celeste Austin says the "small town Luling girl" fueled her uptown idea that's become her dream job as a luxury leather handbag designer in her own company called SavvyRoot.Read More...
8 hours ago
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One man shot to death, second man injured in St. Rose shooting

The St. Charles Parish Sheriff's Office is investigating the shooting death of a man shortly after 7 p.m. Friday (June 23) in St. Rose.Read More...
June 24 at 4:00 am
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Boutte man found guilty of heroin distribution

After deliberating 40 minutes, a St. Charles Parish petit jury found Darrell Taylor guilty of distributing heroin.
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June 21 at 3:44 pm
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Second man sentenced in connection with 2015 Super Bowl drug bust

Juan Alberto Salinas, who also was arrested in the 2015 major drug bust at a St. Rose man's home on Super Bowl Sunday, pleaded guilty and was recently sentenced on a charge of possession with intent to distribute Schedule I controlled dangerous substance.Read More...
June 21 at 7:00 am
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Metairie man accused of molesting 2 Boutte children

Franklin Martinez Maradiaga of Metairie has been charged with two counts of sexual battery of two juveniles.Read More...
June 21 at 7:00 am
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Hahnville mother aided efforts to ban corporal punishment for special needs students

Allison Badgerow was so ready to comment on state Rep. Franklin Foil's House Bill 69 aimed at banning corporal punishment for special needs students that she overcame her fear of public speaking to recount her autistic son's traumatic experience.Read More...
June 21 at 5:00 am
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A little heart goes a long way toward restoring New Sarpy retirees’ home

When Catholic Heart Camp volunteers showed up at Ferdinand and Annie McIntyre’s mobile home in New Sarpy on Monday, all Annie could say repeatedly was "It's a blessing."Read More...
June 21 at 5:00 am
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Cancer awareness activist says early diagnosis saved her life

Knowing that breast cancer runs in her family, Anedra Coleman started earlier than most with taking the tests for early detection of the disease.Read More...
June 21 at 4:00 am
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After 44 years, chief deputy retires

As St. Charles Parish Chief Deputy Joseph Cardella readies for retirement, Sheriff Greg Champagne said he'll be greatly missed.Read More...
June 21 at 3:00 am
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DHS student taking mother’s heritage to 'Olympics of Irish dancing'

When Sarah Taylor saw her cousin Irish dancing while visiting family in Belfast, she thought, "This is what I want to do."Read More...
June 21 at 3:00 am
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Cancer awareness activist says early diagnosis saved her life
Cancer awareness activist says early diagnosis saved her life
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Knowing that breast cancer runs in her family, Anedra Coleman started earlier than most with taking the tests for early detection of the disease.