DESTREHAN – The Retired and Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP) is holding an “MLK Day of Service” with a children’s book drive during this month to support childhood literacy. RSVP Director Michelle Higgins said they are requesting new or gently used children’s books, which can be dropped off at the RSVP office at the Edward A. Dufresne Community Center, 274 Judge Edward Dufresne Parkway in Luling. For more information, call RSVP at (985) 783-8907. Jan. 31 is the deadline to donate books. […]
Norco traffic is being detoured since a St. Charles Parish public works crew discovered a major collapsed drainage line at the intersection of Fifth and Mary streets at about 6:30 a.m. today (Jan. 31).
Gov. John Bel Edwards raised roughly $3.4 million for his re-election campaign in 2016, his first year in office, and will soon report the total to the state Ethics Administration, according to a spokesperson for the Edwards campaign. […]
After being committed to a mental health facility in September of last year, William Canada, the Luling man accused of attempting to murder his estranged wife and her parents last August, has been determined mentally competent to stand trial and indicted by a grand jury. […]
The overall crime rate of St. Charles Parish hit a 20-year low in 2016, with the number of total crimes dropping by 13 percent from the previous year, according to the St. Charles Parish Sheriff’s Office. […]