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Retired St. Charles Parish teacher shares personal African-American art collection Retired St. Charles Parish teacher shares personal African-American art collection
May 08 at 12:28 pm
Offering a glimpse of African-American culture, Joyce Wilderson’s art collection will be on exhibit at the St. Charles Parish’s East Regional Library in Destrehan.

DHS robotics team finishes in top 5 percent of world DHS robotics team finishes in top 5 percent of world
May 08 at 12:27 pm
Facing 607 competitors representing 11 countries, the Destrehan High School’s Wildcat Robotics team 3039 placed among the top 32 teams or top 5 percent of teams in the world.

St. Charles Parish culinary arts teacher helps students turn lives around St. Charles Parish culinary arts teacher helps students turn lives around
May 08 at 12:22 pm
In every Louisiana parish there is an alternative program or “court school” for students who have been expelled or committed some kind of criminal offense, but not all of them get to work with someone like Ed Bourgeois.

All 4 parish tax measures pass in St. Charles Parish All 4 parish tax measures pass in St. Charles Parish
May 08 at 12:09 pm
Even with the meager 15.4 percent turnout of St. Charles Parish voters last Saturday, Buddy Boe welcomed strong support – 3,889 to 1,344 – for the new 4-mill property tax for a hurricane protection levee.

Medicaid fraud ring busted Medicaid fraud ring busted
May 08 at 11:51 am
Four St. Charles Parish residents were arrested April 28 in connection with a Medicaid scam ring while the actual recipients were on a Caribbean cruise.

Luling girl fights rare disease with hope, strength Luling girl fights rare disease with hope, strength
May 08 at 11:46 am
Twelve-year-old Carlie Dalgo of Luling likes sports, school and hanging out with her friends.

St. Charles Parish Hospital CEO retiring St. Charles Parish Hospital CEO retiring
May 08 at 11:17 am
As Federico “Fred” Martinez counts down the months to retirement this year, he reflected on the foundation he helped lay for St. Charles Parish Hospital and its future.

50 vehicles up for grabs in St. Charles Parish auction 50 vehicles up for grabs in St. Charles Parish auction
May 08 at 10:56 am
The St. Charles Parish government will auction off a long list of vehicles, heavy equipment, office furniture and other miscellaneous items at 10 a.m. May 16 at the Winnwood Shopping Center in Luling.

St. Charles Parish Sheriff's Office asking for help in identifying suspects at Splash Park St. Charles Parish Sheriff's Office asking for help in identifying suspects at Splash Park
May 07 at 9:32 am
The St. Charles Parish Sheriff's Office is asking for help in identifying three males who apparently damaged and removed a security camera on April 22 at Splash Park in Destrehan.

SCP voters support all four tax proposals
May 02 at 8:23 pm
With 44 precincts reporting, all four tax proposals supporting hurricane levees, sewer system upgrades and expansion, school upgrades including a performing arts center and assistance for ARC of St. Charles have passed in St. Charles Parish.


Longtime St. Charles Hospital CEO is retiring Longtime St. Charles Hospital CEO is retiring
May 01 at 4:30 pm
Federico “Fred” Martinez, chief executive officer of St. Charles Parish Hospital (STCH), has announced today he will retire later this year, capping a 29-year career with the hospital.

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.

Star Tulane quarterback takes reins of HHS offense
Star Tulane quarterback takes reins of HHS offense
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By Lori Lyons

For a while there, folks might have needed a tracking map to keep tabs on Lester Ricard.