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Vanton LaRousse Sr., 91, a native of Gheens and resident of Des Allemands, passed away on July 23.Read More...
July 29 at 11:40 am
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Estay

Roy A. Estay, 72, a native and resident of Paradis, passed away on July 23.Read More...
July 29 at 11:38 am
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Sheriff's Report - July 28, 2016

Arrests

• Rachael Hingle, 21, of 77 Elmwood Drive in Destrehan, was arrested July 16 and charged with DWI, reckless operation and resisting arrest.
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July 29 at 11:36 am
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Volunteers help rehab Hahnville woman's home

When volunteers came to fix the roof of Ernestine Showers' house in Hahnville, they found the 74-year-old woman already wielding a hammer to help.Read More...
July 29 at 11:33 am
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Color run brings something new to fundraising and parish

Michelle Dyess said she and her Relay for Life team were hoping to bring something new and different to the table as they began brainstorming fundraiser ideas.
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July 29 at 11:24 am
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Luling woman diagnosed with stage four cancer to receive this year’s Fishing for Frankie proceeds

Proceeds from this year’s Fishing for Frankie tournament will help pay medical costs for Janice Rome Vicknair, who was diagnosed with stage four cancer four years ago. Read More...
July 29 at 11:16 am
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Norco man gets help from his ‘posse’ after being diagnosed twice with cancer

Craig “Shorty” Brignac couldn’t stop using the word “unbelievable” to describe what Perry’s Posse has done for him - both times he was diagnosed with cancer.Read More...
July 29 at 11:13 am
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Murder charges dropped against 2 in drug overdose

Norco’s Jaime Hymel acted as a drug informant after the March 2 drug-related death of her friend Richard Keller Jr. of Destrehan, helping police to apprehend the dealer accused of selling the two drugs involved. Months later, Hymel was facing second-degree murder charges along with that dealer.Read More...
July 29 at 11:11 am
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Luling boy asks for donations for shelter animals as birthday gifts

On arrival, Preston Dufour is clearly a force to be reckoned with as he plays with Zeus in the lobby of the St. Charles Parish Animal Shelter.Read More...
July 29 at 11:09 am
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Tech college eyeing St. Charles location

With the right amount of interest and partners, South Central Louisiana Technical College wants to establish a satellite location to offer classes in St. Charles Parish.Read More...
July 29 at 11:06 am
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New Sarpy man indicted in DHS student murder

Javon Wells, the New Sarpy man accused of murdering Destrehan High School senior Kendall Williams Jr. in May, has been indicted on a felony charge of second-degree murder. Read More...
July 29 at 11:03 am
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Parish president hopes proposed tax increase would be temporary

St. Charles Parish President Larry Cochran says while a potential tax increase will be considered by the Parish Council to address a projected $550,000 budget shortfall next year, the hope is it would be temporary. Read More...
July 29 at 10:14 am
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Louisiana’s federal races slammed with candidates

On the Nov. 8 ballot in Louisiana there will be 63 different candidates running in seven federal races for the U.S House and Senate, meaning voters will have plenty of names to choose from — possibly more than any other time in recent history. Read More...
July 29 at 10:10 am
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Stricter gun laws may be coming

With the outpouring of shots fired in killings around the world in recent weeks, it seems we may be in for stricter gun laws. It does seem the logical way to reduce the death toll from gunfire is to make it tougher to fire the shots that make it happen.Read More...
July 29 at 10:07 am
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Popular doctor leaves SCP hospital, joins Access Health

Dr. Sujata Chava is all about the love - literally.Read More...
July 29 at 10:04 am
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Former St. Charles DA sentenced to 3 years in federal prison
Former St. Charles DA sentenced to 3 years in federal prison
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Former St. Charles Parish District Attorney Harry Morel Jr. was sentenced to three years in federal prison today (Aug. 17) after pleading guilty in April to obstruction of justice in connection with an FBI investigation into his allegedly trading leniency for sex.