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HHS ROTC cadets battle hackers, viruses

For the last three months, students from Hahnville High School have been working to protect their server from dangerous computer hackers.
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October 14, 2010 at 3:02 pm
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Schools rank 10th in state after performance scores

School district performance scores were recently released and St. Charles Public Schools ranked No. 10 statewide.
The district's score went from 104.9 in 2009 to 105.5 this year, a 0.6 increase. The state average is 92.5, up from 89.4 last year.
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October 14, 2010 at 3:00 pm
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Expect Hwy. 90 day lane closures in weeks ahead

Over the next couple of weeks, Barriere Construction will once again perform daytime roadwork on Highway 90, but project manager Danny Donahoe said he does not expect any traffic delays to occur.
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October 14, 2010 at 2:59 pm
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Search on for eligible bachelors, bachelorettes

The St. Charles Herald-Guide is accepting nominations for our first-ever eligible bachelor/bachelorette issue.
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October 14, 2010 at 2:58 pm
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St. Rose man arrested for child porn

A 20-year-old St. Rose man was arrested for possessing more than 160 videos and images of explicit files of children on his computer, according to the Louisiana State Police.
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October 14, 2010 at 2:57 pm
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New truancy law options include military service

A new law recently passed gives truant students under 18 years old more options.
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October 14, 2010 at 2:56 pm
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Pictorial history spans more than 300 years

For more than five years, a group of parish historians worked through three hurricane evacuations and other emergencies to complete a history of the area told through a mixture of black and white photos and graphics, maps, historical documents and sketches.
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October 14, 2010 at 2:55 pm
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Update: teens recovering from roadside accident

The three Hahnville High School students who were hit by a car in August while sitting in a front yard in Luling are all recovering well, according to one of the victims, Treval Dunmiles.
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October 14, 2010 at 2:51 pm
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Police: Levee workers bury equipment after joyride

Two employees of WRS Compass, a construction company working on the Western Tie-In levee project in Luling, were charged with causing more than $50,000 of damage to the company’s property.
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October 14, 2010 at 2:49 pm
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Gamblers lose $10.4 million during last year

Despite the state of the economy, residents in St. Charles Parish are still spending plenty of money on video gaming with $29.7 million going into the roughly 331 machines in the area in a 12-month period, according to statistics from the Louisiana State Police Gaming Enforcement Division.
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October 14, 2010 at 2:48 pm
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Illegal immigrant guilty of brutal '06 hotel rape

A 28-year-old illegal immigrant from Mexico was sentenced to 35 years of hard labor after pleading guilty to a forcible rape that occurred at a local hotel in February of 2006.
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October 14, 2010 at 2:47 pm
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Hahnville holds on against E.A., Dutchtown blasts Destrehan

The Hahnville Tigers picked up their first district win of the year after a 7-3 victory over East Ascension Friday night, but it was far from pretty. Read More...
October 09, 2010 at 8:46 am
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Police: Luling man injured by drunk driver

A 42-year-old Slidell man was charged with vehicular negligent injuring after crashing into the back of another vehicle near the intersection of Willowdale Boulevard and East Heather Street late Sunday night, according to the St. Charles Parish Sheriff’s Office.Read More...
October 08, 2010 at 2:04 pm
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Destrehan businessman hopes sauce helps saves the coast

A Destrehan businessman has produced a new hot sauce for sale around the parish and 10 percent of the sales proceeds will go to the Audubon Nature Institute to help with oil spill cleanup efforts.Read More...
October 08, 2010 at 9:05 am
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Construction begins on Fallen Hero Memorial

The St. Charles Parish Sheriff’s Office will begin construction on a Fallen Hero Memorial that will be placed in front of the new law enforcement complex. But time is running out for those who want to purchase memorial bricks to surround the area.Read More...
October 08, 2010 at 9:04 am
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Alexander wins School Board seat in landslide

The votes are in and St. Charles Parish has chosen their representatives.Read More...
October 08, 2010 at 9:02 am
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Animals that escaped historic flood find homes in St. Charles
Animals that escaped historic flood find homes in St. Charles
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At Brook Kornegay’s house in Luling, watching vivacious kittens pouncing and playing would never give away the story that they had just been rescued from Louisiana’s historic flood.