|Residency requirement waived for St. Charles civil service hires
September 25 at 11:18 am
A new rule allowing those who live outside of St. Charles Parish to work as parish civil service employee was recently passed in order to make recruitment for those positions more viable.
|Muscle Barn health store opens doors in Luling
September 25 at 11:12 am
Brandon Guillory was tired of traveling outside of St. Charles Parish to shop for his health and nutrition needs. So were his close friends. They decided to do something about it.
|Ribbon cut on St. Charles Parish Sheriff's Office $6.6 million state-of-the-art training, media complex
September 25 at 11:09 am
St. Charles Parish Sheriff Greg Champagne cut the ribbon Tuesday on a $6.6 million, 35,000 square-foot complex at 220 Judge Edward A. Dufresne Parkway in Luling.
|United Way of St. Charles' Battle for the Paddle may draw record crowd
September 25 at 11:03 am
Expected to draw more than 8,000 people, the 14th annual Battle for the Paddle Cook-off will again serve up a tasty competition with more than 100 teams vying as United Way of St. Charles’ gumbo and jambalaya champions.
|Oil ban lift could hurt jobs in St. Charles Parish refinery business
September 25 at 10:57 am
As efforts continue with Congress to lift restrictions on U.S. crude oil exports, so are those by the United Steelworkers union (USW) to stop it, arguing it could hurt jobs and the refinery business in areas like St. Charles Parish.
|Two suspects wanted in illegal firearm discharge, criminal damage in Norco
September 24 at 11:02 am
The St. Charles Parish Sheriff’s Office is asking for help in locating Brendon Silvestri and Jordan Perilloux.
|Vandals explode fireworks near truck in Ormond
September 24 at 8:57 am
The Dupont family was asleep around midnight Friday, Aug. 21 in Ormond, when they heard a noise and went back to sleep thinking it was nothing.
|Who’s the best candidate for St. Charles Parish prez?
September 17 at 5:37 pm
St. Charles Parish residents have the opportunity to comment on who they feel would make the best parish president by visiting the St. Charles Herald-Guide Facebook page and taking our poll.
|Study underway on feasibility of expanding transit service
September 17 at 5:34 pm
A study is underway by the River Parishes Transit Authority (RPTA) to determine if stepping up public transit service in St. Charles and St. John parishes is financially feasible.
|Volunteers asked to clean up area for Trash Bash in St. Charles Parish
September 17 at 5:31 pm
St. Charles Parish is encouraging volunteer groups, schools, families and individuals to help clean and beautify the parish this October through its ongoing Trash Bash initiative.
|Webb Jay is running for Council District 3 in St. Charles Parish
September 17 at 5:29 pm
Webb Jay, president of the Ormond Civic Association, has announced his candidacy for Council District 3 in St. Charles Parish.
|Destrehan woman accused of getting $90K ‘bath salts’ package sentenced
September 17 at 5:27 pm
A Destrehan woman recently received a deferred prison sentence and probation after being arrested on multiple drug charges—including those based on her alleged receipt of a package from China containing $90,000 worth of drugs — in late 2014.
|4 St. Charles candidates re-elected while others gear up for Oct. 24 election
September 17 at 5:23 pm
Julia Fisher-Perrier says she’s feeling lucky.
|Norco food incubator spicing up its recipe for growing startups
September 17 at 5:20 pm
With a $50,000 grant in hand and a new partnership with Our Lady of Holy Cross College, the Edible Enterprises farm-to-market mission is shifting into higher gear.
|Fire destroys house in Destrehan
September 17 at 5:19 pm
An investigation is continuing into the cause of a fire on the morning of Sept. 8 that destroyed a Destrehan residence.
|St. Charles Parish loses true crime fighter
September 17 at 5:17 pm
Many mourned the loss of a selfless do-gooder last week, when Donald Mautemps, a St. Charles Parish Reserve Deputy, passed away at the age of 76.
|Heroin makes a comeback in St. Charles Parish, following national trend
September 17 at 5:13 pm
St. Charles Parish is experiencing a resurgence in heroin use, dealing and overdoses, a problem also reported statewide and nationally.
|St. Rose man accused of stabbing roommate to death
September 17 at 3:28 pm
Jayson Bynum has been arrested and charged with second-degree murder in the stabbing death of Brentley Anderson around 4 p.m. today (Sept. 17).
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Police seek suspects in Bent's RV robbery - 901 views
The St. Charles Parish Sheriff’s Office is using CrimeStoppers to aid detectives investigating a burglary that occurred Sept. 23 at Bent RV on Boutte along U.S. Highway 90.
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