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Longtime Herald-Guide co-publisher passes away Longtime Herald-Guide co-publisher passes away
May 01 at 2:04 pm
The St. Charles Herald-Guide lost a co-founder, fellow writer and matriarch last Sunday.

Luling man’s ‘plarn’ helps homeless Luling man’s ‘plarn’ helps homeless
May 01 at 9:53 am
It was Wayne Abadie’s opportunity to work in “plarn,” but also to use this plastic yarn to make mats for homeless people.

Billionaire murder suspect transferred to Killona jail Billionaire murder suspect transferred to Killona jail
May 01 at 9:50 am
HBO documentary figure and murder suspect Robert Durst is coming to St. Charles Parish by way of Federal Marshall escort.

Lifting weights won’t hold Luling man down Lifting weights won’t hold Luling man down
May 01 at 9:33 am
At 93 years old, Ellis Verdin is an inspiration – literally.

4 bands rock Little Red Church Fest this weekend in Destrehan 4 bands rock Little Red Church Fest this weekend in Destrehan
May 01 at 9:29 am
Food, bands and carnival games will all be featured at this weekend’s Little Red Church Festival.

St. Charles Parish voters will decide millions in taxes St. Charles Parish voters will decide millions in taxes
May 01 at 9:20 am
It’s a crowded May 2 ballot with four tax propositions going before St. Charles Parish voters calling for sewer system improvements, a hurricane protection levee, school upgrades with a performing arts center and assistance for the financially-strapped ARC of St. Charles.

Bayou Gauche Rd. Storm leaves SCP dealing with outages, wastewater problems
April 27 at 4:30 pm
Today's violent storm hit St. Charles Parish residents with power outages and a parishwide alert to stop wastewater use until further notice.

SCP residents urged to discontinue wastewater use
April 27 at 4:11 pm
St. Charles Parish residents are urged to discontinue wastewater usage if possible due to heavy rain and power outages, especially in the areas of Paradis and Bayou Gauche until further notice.

St. Rose man convicted of teen's murder St. Rose man convicted of teen's murder
April 24 at 1:54 pm
A St. Rose man has been convicted of murder in connection with the May 29, 2012 slaying of 19-year-old Jared Mealey in the Preston Hollow neighborhood.

Roller derby team skates through St. Charles Parish on 2,800-mile trek Roller derby team skates through St. Charles Parish on 2,800-mile trek
April 24 at 1:17 pm
A roller derby team from Colorado skated through Louisiana this month as part of their 2,800 mile coast-to-coast, cross-country cause.

Norco Manufacturing Complex’s Seventh annual Date with Destiny program will be held April 30 at Hilton New Orleans Airport for area women interested in working in the area’s petrochemical industry. The program is free. Women sought for high-paying jobs
April 24 at 11:58 am
Norco Manufacturing Complex’s Date With Destiny program was created to literally build a pipeline for women to enter the petrochemical field – and it’s working.

Dr. Wilson P. Couch with his wife and nurse, Merele. Time moves on, but Dr. Couch is not forgotten
April 24 at 11:39 am
The small, orange brick building at 15160 U.S. Hwy. 90 in Paradis, where Dr. Wilson P. Couch practiced medicine for more than 40 years is getting a new tenant.

Suspected pusher busted in Luling Suspected pusher busted in Luling
April 24 at 11:29 am
An anonymous tip led the St. Charles Parish Sheriff’s Office to the arrest of a suspected drug pusher in Luling and seizure of a stash including nearly 1,200 grams of raw marijuana.

Terry Authement Former councilman Authement running for parish president
April 24 at 11:10 am
After serving 12 years on the St. Charles Parish Council, Terry Authement has announced he’s running for parish president.

Sidney K. Smith New Sarpy murder suspect turns himself in
April 24 at 11:00 am
New Sarpy resident Sidney K. Smith, 22, was arrested and charged with second-degree murder in the shooting death of 28-year old Warren Sanders last Saturday night.

Saints defensive coordinator Rob Ryan, former Gov. Edwin Edwards, Al Scramuzza and former heavyweight boxing champion Evander Holyfield. Crawfish cook-off will offer more celebrity judges, 3-day festival.
April 24 at 10:47 am
St. Charles Parish’s second annual crawfish cook-off will be bigger in nearly every way this year with three days of festivities, more celebrity judges, carnival rides and nearly 40 boil teams ready to light the fire.

Cpl. Burt Hazeltine embraces his mom on his return home. Deputy blessed by community support.
April 24 at 9:58 am
Just days after being shot three times while directing traffic in Paradis, Cpl. Burt Hazeltine is now home.

Cpl. Hazeltine surrounded by 'brothers in blue' Cpl. Hazeltine surrounded by 'brothers in blue'
April 23 at 4:06 pm
Surrounded by his “brothers in blue,” Cpl. Burt Hazeltine reflected on surviving three gunshot wounds from a man who apparently ambushed him on Highway 90 while directing school traffic a week ago.

Albert Cammon student wins 2015 Cox  Hero Award
Albert Cammon student wins 2015 Cox Hero Award
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Bobby Vinet, an eighth-rader at Albert Cammon Middle School, was awarded the 2015 Cox Hero Award.