|Reinvigorate faith through Lenten missions
March 10 at 11:39 am
Now that carnival season has to come to an end, Fat Tuesday has passed and Ash Wednesday has ushered in the Lenten season, Lenten missions will be offered throughout the parish aimed at reinvigorating the faith of parishioners.
|Lady Wildcats fall to Mt. Carmel in state championship game
March 08 at 9:13 pm
The Destrehan Lady Wildcats lost only their second game all season when they fell to the Mt. Carmel Cubs 69-60 in the 5A state championship game.
|Industries face stricter regulation of flaring systems
March 07 at 9:16 am
The release of toxic, potentially hazardous gases into the atmosphere through local industrial flares, such as those at local refineries, may face stricter regulation after a successful push by a local environmental group.
|Police: Mimosa Park burglar caught with stolen vehicle
March 07 at 9:15 am
A Boutte man suspected of stealing items out of several cars in Mimosa Park was caught with a truck stolen from the area where the crimes occurred, according to the St. Charles Parish Sheriff’s Office.
|Dead fish are secret behind fast cypress tree growth
March 07 at 9:11 am
Over the past six years, a local couple has been transplanting saplings into the neutral ground of their Luling street and using fish remains to make the trees grow healthy and tall.
|Father faces 198 years in jail for molesting daughter
March 07 at 9:10 am
A Luling father who has been convicted of molesting his daughter twice in the last 10 years is facing up to 198 years in jail.
|St. Charles Parish tops country in innovative education
March 05 at 12:58 pm
The National School Board Association has announced St. Charles Parish Public Schools as the best mid-sized public school system in the nation when it comes to innovative education programming.
|After recovery from accident, local float builder vies for Grand Champion
February 28 at 11:47 am
Kurt Dempster is a Mardi Gras enthusiast with 20 years experience riding in parades, and after constructing his own float he has been a regular presence along parade routes for the past 16 years.
|Krewe of Des Allemands Grand Marshal Lupe Rojano Sweeney
February 28 at 11:29 am
Leading the Krewe of Des Allemands parade this year will be Grand Marshall Lupe Sweeney.
|Krewe of Lul Grand Marshal Yvonne “Choote” Troxler Champagne
February 28 at 11:24 am
This year’s grand marshal for the Krewe of Des Allemands parade is Yvonne “Choote” Troxler Champagne.
|2014 Mardi Gras Royalty
February 28 at 11:20 am
Revelers are preparing once again to line the streets of Luling and Des Allemands with family and friends to celebrate the Mardi Gras season and catch a glimpse and maybe a special throw from those honored as this year’s royalty.
|Inspection will determine if $2.6 million high school fields need turf replacement
February 28 at 10:43 am
After signs of premature wear were discovered last year, the artificial turf fields at both Hahnville and Destrehan highs schools were recently inspected to assess whether warranties on the fields had been breached by the company who installed them.
|Drinking water safe despite river oil spill
February 28 at 10:42 am
The St. Charles Parish water intakes on the Mississippi River were temporarily shut off last weekend as a precaution after an oil spill in Vacherie threatened to pollute drinking water downstream.
|HHS grad takes unique approach to funding college
February 28 at 10:40 am
A Luling college student who is following his dreams to become an animator is looking for help in funding his education through a unique method called crowdfunding.
|Luling slugger inducted into Loyola Hall of Fame
February 28 at 10:34 am
A pillar of the St. Charles Parish community was recently inducted into the hall of fame at a local university on the merits of his baseball play in the late 1950s and early 1960s.
|New season of Community Education offers a variety of fun and enlightening classes
February 21 at 3:25 pm
As spring approaches a new session of community education classes be will be offered to the public through St. Charles Parish Public Schools including courses in show biz cosmetics, pastry baking, wreath-making, exercising and taking advantage of tax breaks as well as many others.
|Luling ‘miracle baby’ returns home months after emergency procedure
February 21 at 3:10 pm
A baby boy who was born 15 weeks premature last year after his mother had to undergo surgery for a medical emergency has finally been released to his family’s home in Luling.
|Dozens express concern, support as rezoning of heliport site pushed through
February 21 at 3:09 pm
The proposed development of a heliport along I-310 in the Esperanza Business Park in Luling is one step closer to fruition after the St. Charles Parish Council voted in favor of allowing rezoning of the land despite the opposition of several residents.
|Destrehan engineer played key role in Nagin’s conviction
February 21 at 3:08 pm
When jurors returned a guilty verdict on 20 of 21 charges in the corruption trial of former New Orleans Mayor Ray Nagin, a few of the key bribery charges were pinned on underhanded deals between Nagin and a Destrehan engineer.
|Schools in need of substitute bus drivers
February 21 at 3:06 pm
St. Charles Parish Public Schools is searching for substitute drivers to help them keep 131 buses running that transport over 8,500 students to and from school every day.
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Hahnville wrestler wins state championship - 883 views
Hahnville junior Kendrick Jones became the second wrestler in his school’s history to win a state championship when he claimed a 4-2 sudden victory over Daniel Relayson of Holy Cross in the finals of the 195-pound weight class.