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Summer lunches

The St. Charles Parish Department of Community Services will offer free lunch this summer at several local schools for children under age 18 between June 5 and July 13. For more information, call the Community Services Department at (985) 764-7944.Read More...
July 13 at 10:38 am

Inclusive Summer Day Camp registration open

St. Charles Parish – Registration for Inclusive Summer Day Camp is open through May 7 until midnight (online) at $400. Late registration will begin May 8 until midnight for $450. Camp is scheduled to run from June 5 to July 14 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday through Friday for campers ages 5 through 14, including those with disabilities. Campsites include Ethel Schoeffner Elementary in Destrehan, Lakewood Elementary in Luling, Albert Cammon Middle School in St. Rose and Luling Elementary in Luling. To register or for more information, call the Parks and Recreation Department at (985) 783-5090.Read More...
May 7 at 2:11 pm

Little Red Church festival

The 37th Annual Little Red Church Food & Fun Festival will be held May 5 - 7 at the St. Charles Borromeo Catholic Church/School, 13396 River Road, Destrehan. The theme is SCB Runs for the Roses. For more information, call Ronald C. Rodrigue at (985) 764-6383.Read More...
May 7 at 9:40 am

Registration open for Healthy Kids Running Series

LULING – Registration is now open for the Healthy Kids Running Series, a partner of the St. Charles Parish Department of Parks and Recreation, set to begin April 2 at the West Bank Bridge Park. Remaining dates are April 9 – race 2; April 16 – no race (Easter); April 23 – race 3; April 30 – race 4, and May 7 – race 5. Races will begin at 5 p.m. The series registration is $35, which includes all five races, a T-shirt, race bibs, safety pins and a finishing medal. To register, go to and search for St. Charles Parish. For more information, call (985) 783-5050.Read More...
April 30 at 2:32 pm

Healthy Kids Race 3

The St. Charles Parish Department of Parks and Recreation’s Healthy Kids Running Series is 5 p.m. April 23 at West Bank Bridge Park,13825 River Road, Luling. For more information, visit Read More...
April 30 at 9:40 am

Election Day

Saturday is election day in St. Charles Parish. Two St. Charles Parish School District referendums are on the ballot, as well as the District 2 Senate seat. Visit for polling places and more information.Read More...
April 29 at 9:39 am

Hazardous Materials Collection

St. Charles Parish’s Household Hazardous Materials Collection Day will be held 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. April 29 at the Jerusalem Shrine Center, 1940 Ormond Blvd, Destrehan, and Plaza LaPlace Shopping Center, 1921 Airline Hwy, LaPlace. For more information visit or email More...
April 29 at 9:39 am

Girls’ Spa Night

The Killona Community Center will hold Girls’ Spa Night April 28 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the center, 201 LA Hwy. 3141, Killona. For more information, call (985) 331-3030.Read More...
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‘Big Jeff’ lost home, 2 cats in Des Allemands fire

It wasn’t until three weeks after fire claimed Jeff Matherne’s nearly 80-year-old residence on Levy Road in Des Allemands that he was able to see that he had lost nearly everything.Read More...
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Luling man on America’s Most Wanted gets 1 year in prison

Richard Randolph, a Luling sex offender who was at one point listed by the U.S. Marshals as one of “America’s Most Wanted” criminals, has been sentenced to serve a year in prison on the charge of attempted failure to register as a sex offender. Read More...
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St. Charles rabies clinics administer 630 shots

With 630 vaccines administered on East and West bank parks, the Rabies Vaccine Day 2017 drew many residents with big dogs, small dogs and even some cats.Read More...
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Roussell announces candidacy for District 2 state senate

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DHS student earns Eagle Scout

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Humane Society Pet of the Week: GiGi

This week’s St. Charles Humane Society’s showcase pet is GiGi.Read More...
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Seniors get artsy with the Guild

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Urban homesteading: Back to basics

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Mother of key witness in FBI investigation files suit against former St. Charles DA
Mother of key witness in FBI investigation files suit against former St. Charles DA
Still serving a three-year prison term after pleading guilty to obstructing an FBI investigation into allegedly trading sex for leniency, former St. Charles Parish District Attorney Harry Morel Jr. now faces a civil lawsuit by the mother of a key witness in the case against him.