|Jordan did Mavericks wrong
July 24 at 11:24 am
I might as well weigh in on that bizarre DeAndre Jordan situation that broke out between the NBA’s Clippers and Mavericks, although it’s a bit after the fact.
|Hammerhead shark crashes Luling family’s vacation
July 24 at 11:22 am
While Mick Fanning dominated the headlines over the past week, Luling’s Bethany Ayuso has a shark tale of her own.
|La.’s long relationship with the alligator
July 24 at 11:17 am
Louisiana has long captured America’s imagination with its beautiful bayous, delicious cuisine and abundant wildlife.
|Louisiana campaign money rules being tested
July 24 at 11:12 am
For the first time in the long history of Louisiana politics super PACS are poised to play a defining role in statewide elections as nearly every candidate for governor has an independent money group backing their efforts.
|Parish ranks high in preparedness
July 24 at 11:11 am
Residents of St. Charles Parish can take comfort in the fact that our parish is ranked among the 13 programs accredited nationally for emergency and disaster preparedness capabilities.
|Myrtle Dufrene Naquin
July 24 at 11:07 am
Myrtle Dufrene Naquin, 91, a native and resident of Des Allemands passed away on Thursday, July 16, 2015.
|The SCP library isn’t just for kids anymore
July 24 at 11:03 am
In today’s more ingenious, time-managed world, a hack can be one of those tricks or DIYs (do-it-yourselfers) that keep a life functioning smoothly.
|‘Unheard Voices’ tour holds special showing Friday
July 24 at 11:03 am
On Friday, Destrehan Plantation will host a special evening tour titled, “Unheard Voices of the German Coast,” focusing on the lives of the enslaved, free Afro-Creoles, German farmers, and Acadians that lived alongside plantation owners years ago.
|Sheriff’s Reports (July 23)
July 24 at 11:00 am
• Christian Dicarlo, 22, of 33 Holly Lane in LaPlace, was arrested July 10 and charged with possession with intent to distribute SCH II – cocaine; possession with intent to distribute SCH I – marijuana; possession of drug paraphernalia and speeding.
|Local bodybuilder earns Mr. Louisiana crown
July 24 at 10:57 am
Clint Chiasson has an insatiable drive to be the best. Sometimes, it’s all that keeps him going.
|Luling woman on road to recovery from cancer
July 24 at 10:54 am
Becky Savage recently received a dose of amazing news when doctors informed the Luling resident that she was officially cancer-free. Savage was diagnosed with breast cancer on Dec. 15, 2014, and has been undergoing intense treatment ever since.
|In memory of a star
July 24 at 10:53 am
Luling resident and former coach Bruce McDonald remembers a specific game in 1992 on the prep gridiron, one that made clear to many what he already knew: that his H.L. Bourgeois Braves’ sophomore wide receiver, JaJuan Dawson, was a special player in the making.
|SCP will get a share of BP federal settlement
July 24 at 10:51 am
Although St. Charles Parish officials don’t have a figure yet, they’re saying the parish will get a portion of the proposed BP Oil Spill $18.7 billion settlement with the federal government.
|5 same-sex marriage licenses issued in SCP since Supreme Court ruling
July 24 at 10:47 am
When a couple inquired about getting a same-sex marriage license on Friday, June 26, at the St. Charles Parish Clerk of Courts Office, it was history in the making.
|Wildcats go 9-1 against tough summer slate
July 24 at 10:45 am
Destrehan boys basketball coach Todd Bourg is excited about his team’s prospects for the prep basketball season, and who can blame him?
|Luling man ends lifetime no-win streak with $650K St. Jude Dream House
July 24 at 10:43 am
Dennis Mitchell of Luling had been buying tickets for the St. Jude Dream House giveaways for years because he wanted to give to a good cause, but this year he turned to his wife and announced, “Why not me this year?!”
|Lightning strike blamed for Luling blaze
July 24 at 10:40 am
A Luling family is picking up the pieces after a massive fire potentially caused by a lightning strike engulfed and destroyed their home Sunday night.
|New details emerge in unsolved St. Rose murder
July 24 at 10:36 am
For nearly two years, Lamar and Ruthell Ellis have mourned the loss of their son, Ramal, who was murdered in late 2013 less than a quarter mile away from his home, at the young age of 23.
At age 12, Terry Gaulter’s “eyes opened to the world” when she laid hands on a...
The River Region Ballet, which has been the premiere producer of ballet and drama...
• Festival of Charities crowns 2015-16 royalty to help charitable causes
• Chamber hosts congressional ‘drive-in’ visit in River Region
• Community Ed classes offer everything from yoga to Cajun cooking to belly dancing
• Animal rescues find home at pony farm in St. Rose
The St. Charles Borromeo Men’s Club is inviting the community to their fundraiser...
A hungry and prepared Jesuit team spoiled host Hahnville’s preseason jamboree...
Landowner cancels plans for controversial lake in Bayou Gauche - 1608 views
Bayou Gauche community residents had barraged the St. Charles Parish Planning Commission with questions, a town meeting was scheduled to address them and then landowner Cecil Sumners withdrew his permit application Tuesday for the lake that drew all this attention.
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