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Sheriff: Internet safe spot offers 'peace of mind'

Capt. Pat Yoes would love to chalk up the Sheriff’s Office’s adoption of a safe location for the public’s internet sale exchanges at its training facility parking lot as a stroke of genius.

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June 08 at 3:34 pm
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Hale Boggs bridge to fully reopen Wednesday

The much-anticipated date on completing upgrade work on the Hale Boggs Memorial Bridge is Wednesday (June 15).Read More...
June 08 at 9:49 am
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Trooper injured by impaired driver while responding to fatal crash on Spillway

A Louisiana State Police Trooper was injured while responding to a fatal auto crash on the Bonnet Carre Spillway bridge early Sunday morning, according to Louisiana State Police spokeswoman Melissa Matey. Read More...
June 05 at 11:05 am
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Bayou Gauche absorbs rash of auto burglaries

Over 15 unlocked vehicles were burglarized in the Bayou Gauche area near Edna Drive between the hours of Thursday night and early Friday morning, according to the St. Charles Parish Sheriff's Office.Read More...
June 03 at 2:16 pm
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Sheriff concerned medical marijuana law could pave way for legalization

Gov. John Bel Edwards’ recent signing of a bill allowing patients in Louisiana to access medical marijuana has been a lightning rod for debate.Read More...
June 03 at 9:13 am
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Grants officer who helped secure $100 million resigns

After bringing in millions of dollars of grants into St. Charles Parish, Holly Fonseca has announced she is leaving the parish government after serving nearly nine years as grants officer.Read More...
June 03 at 9:00 am
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Destrehan student goes 12 years without missing a day of school

After his mother got a few speeding tickets, sickness seem to strike like clockwork on holidays and he survived a major smack in the head by a foam sword in a prank on the last day of high school, Andrew Abadie was golden.Read More...
June 03 at 8:56 am
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Stand-alone donut shop would be built in St. Charles Plaza

Errol Malbrough has a round dream with a hole in it.Read More...
June 03 at 8:52 am
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Zydeco's owners vow 'We'll return' after fire guts restaurant

A simple sign stands tall in front of the charred remains of Zydeco's Cajun Restaurant. In large block letters, the owners use the sign to thank family, friends, patrons and the community for their support following a blaze that gutted the popular eatery.Read More...
June 03 at 8:48 am
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Man wanted after issuing threats, damaging property in Des Allemands

A man who allegedly threatened the life of a Des Allemands man is wanted by police.

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June 01 at 5:27 pm
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Luling woman pleads guilty to tax fraud, faces $100K fine

A 39-year-old Luling woman recently pleaded guilty to one count of filing a false tax return, according to U.S. Attorney Kenneth A. Polite. Read More...
June 01 at 1:38 pm
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Police ID body found in spillway

The body recently discovered in the Bonnet Carre Spillway was positively identified as Estelle Webb, 88, of New Orleans, according to the St. Charles Parish Sheriff’s Office.Read More...
May 31 at 3:41 pm
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Investigation underway into fire that destroyed beloved Zydeco's

By Tuesday morning, Zydeco’s Cajun Restaurant, a beloved landmark in St. Charles Parish, lay in burned and twisted ruins after an intense fire totaled the building on Memorial Day.
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May 31 at 1:04 pm
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Zydeco's destroyed by fire

After being engulfed by flames around 4 p.m. Monday, the popular seafood restaurant Zydeco's Cajun Restaurant in Boutte has been destroyed by fire.Read More...
May 30 at 7:52 pm
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Boutte seafood restaurant catches fire

Popular seafood restaurant Zydeco's caught fire Monday at around 4 p.m.Read More...
May 30 at 4:20 pm
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Hahnville soldier welcomes opportunity to recruit veterans into jobs at Dow

It was on Sept. 11, the day of horrific Islamic terrorist attacks on the U.S., when then high school senior Kyle Graham realized his career.Read More...
May 27 at 9:23 am
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Snakes, coyotes and squirrels … Oh, my
Snakes, coyotes and squirrels … Oh, my
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It shouldn’t be any surprise that poisonous snakes top the list of nuisance animals in St. Charles Parish where water is nearly everywhere - and so are they.