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Killona group challenges students

The Killona Queens, a non-profit community group, is challenging all R.K. Smith Middle and Luling Elementary students who live in Killona to excel in school this year.Read More...
December 10, 2010 at 9:24 am
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Local authors to release fourth New Orleans-themed children’s book

Local authors Joanne Mehrtens and Pat Roig will release a new book at the beginning of the year entitled "Giacomo Knows Gumbo."
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December 10, 2010 at 9:24 am
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Students of the Year

Students of the Year from each school in St. Charles Parish took to the red carpet for the second year to be recognized for their achievements. Read More...
December 10, 2010 at 9:22 am
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Government playing games with taxpayers

Poll after poll has shown that American voters have had it with Congress.
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December 10, 2010 at 9:17 am
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The Higher Ed “shell game”

Merely saying one is “against taxes” (Bobby Jindal and most leges) yet failing to push the restructuring/down-sizing of government to a level at which the working people (vast majority) and the economy of our state can afford to sustain is not being a “conservative” in my book.
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December 10, 2010 at 9:16 am
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Will Kennedy be next governor?

Look for state Treasurer John Kennedy to be a viable candidate for governor of Louisiana sometime in the future.Read More...
December 10, 2010 at 9:15 am
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Public needs to decide on recycling

The St. Charles Parish Council will consider an ordinance at their Dec. 20 meeting that could change the contractor for garbage pickups in the parish at a much lower price - - $9.74 per month per resident which is $2.25 below the price of $11.99 offered by the current contractor, IESI.
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December 10, 2010 at 9:14 am
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Hinchman

Inez W. Hinchman, 83, died on Nov. 23, 2010. Read More...
December 10, 2010 at 9:13 am
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Arico

Mary Nancy Mule’ Arico, 77, died on Nov. 8, 2010.Read More...
December 10, 2010 at 9:13 am
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Sheriff's Reports

Suspects are innocent until proved guilty in a court of law Read More...
December 10, 2010 at 9:12 am
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Hahnville man faces 10 years for selling counterfeit jerseys

A Hahnville man faces up to 10 years in prison after being charged in a one-count bill of information with trafficking counterfeit goods, according to U.S. Attorney Jim Letten.
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December 10, 2010 at 9:09 am
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Destrehan man charged with aggravated incest

A 51-year-old Destrehan man has been charged with aggravated incest after authorities say he sexually abused a family member during a seven-year period, according to the St. Charles Parish Sheriff’s Office.
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December 10, 2010 at 9:08 am
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Luling sex offender charged with sexual battery

A Luling man with a criminal record as a sex offender has been arrested on new charges after a teenage boy said that he molested him, according to the Jefferson Parish Sheriff’s Office.Read More...
December 10, 2010 at 9:08 am
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Parish, businesses and neighbors step up support for returning soldiers

St. Charles Parish, numerous residents and businesses have answered a local military wife’s plea and have all signed on to show support for seven parish soldiers that will return home for Christmas.
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December 10, 2010 at 9:06 am
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Council will vote on garbage proposal at next meeting

While some council members want to gauge the public’s interest in recycling before awarding a new garbage contract, others want to go ahead and award the contract without including the green option.
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December 10, 2010 at 9:05 am
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Baby with rare skin disease beating the odds

Courtney and Randy Roth have beaten the odds for over a year in keeping their infant son, Tripp, alive. Tripp was born in May 2009 with a rare skin disease called junctional epidermolysis bullosa, or JEB. The condition causes blisters and sores to form on Tripp’s skin anywhere that friction occurs, which means that he cannot play, crawl or even have his diaper changed without irritating his skin.
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December 10, 2010 at 9:04 am
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Ladycats retool this summer under new coach, after dream season
Ladycats retool this summer under new coach, after dream season
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The Destrehan Ladycats basketball team has enjoyed the decorated run of any basketball team in St. Charles Parish history, capping an undefeated season with a victory in last season's Class 5A state championship game.