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Expenses will go up this year

If you think you escaped April Fool’s Day setbacks this year, you are mistaken. Read More...
April 08 at 12:05 pm
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Opposition surfaces for governor’s juvenile justice bills

District attorneys are expected to oppose a move to include 17-year-olds in the juvenile justice system, one of Gov. John Bel Edwards’ centerpiece proposals for this legislative session.Read More...
April 08 at 12:03 pm
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Turner

Sarah Annette Turner, 56, a native and resident of Boutte, passed away on April 2. Read More...
April 08 at 12:01 pm
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Naylor

Freda M. Naylor has passed away.Read More...
April 08 at 11:55 am
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McCully

Winnie Dufrene McCully, 86, a native and resident of Des Allemands, passed away on April 3.Read More...
April 08 at 11:53 am
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Luquette

Alfred Richard Luquette, a lifetime resident of Des Allemands, left this earthly life to pass through to the next, opening the door to new adventures. Read More...
April 08 at 11:49 am
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Dufrene

Edward Joseph "Ed" Dufrene, 62, native of Paradis passed away on March 15 in Baytown, Texas, by the waters that he loved.Read More...
April 08 at 11:47 am
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Ayo

Vernice Martin Ayo, 98, a native of Lockport, La., and a resident of Paradis passed away on March 28.Read More...
April 08 at 11:46 am
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Warriors of St. Charles Parish formed to help veterans

Mervin Autin Sr. of Bayou Gauche requested and got St. Charles Parish Council approval to place a member on the board of a newly formed veterans advocacy group called Warriors of St. Charles.Read More...
April 08 at 11:43 am
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Suspect sought in attempted robbery of Dollar General in Luling

The St. Charles Parish Sheriff's Office is asking for information about a suspect who attempted to rob the Dollar General store Thursday (April 7) on Paul Maillard Road in Luling.Read More...
April 08 at 11:29 am
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Parish’s new online service will help expedite work requests

Stepping up the use of technology to make government services more timely and efficient, St. Charles Parish government has developed a new online service to report problems with streetlight outages, garbage bins and debris removal.Read More...
April 08 at 10:54 am
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Destrehan woman busted selling drugs as diet pills

A Destrehan woman and her accomplice have both pleaded guilty to federal charges of selling illegal drugs as “all natural” diet pills in a multi-state scheme.Read More...
April 08 at 10:47 am
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State tax hikes anger retailers

Steady traffic entered the door at Hartman's True Value Hardware in Boutte, but owner Charlie Hartman is concerned the state's numerous tax increases that took effect April 1 could hurt business.Read More...
April 08 at 10:06 am
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Why now? Ormond Blvd. repaving raises frustration

Repaving Ormond Boulevard in Destrehan will begin April 12, but motorists could find the traffic hectic with this project and the upgrade of Hale Boggs Memorial Bridge underway at the same time.Read More...
April 08 at 10:00 am
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Feds: Former D.A. harassed witness, tried to have photo evidence destroyed

U.S. Attorney Kenneth Polite announced Tuesday that former St. Charles Parish District Attorney Harry J. Morel Jr. has been charged with one count of obstruction of justice following a three-year investigation into allegations that he traded lesser charges for sexual favors.Read More...
April 08 at 9:48 am
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Horror at the ballpark: Destrehan man commits suicide after trying to hit wife, child with car at T-ball game

While at a T-ball game around 4:40 p.m. Monday at St. Charles Borromeo School, a Destrehan man struck his wife and child with his vehicle and then committed suicide by jumping off I-10 in New Orleans.Read More...
April 08 at 9:34 am
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Feds release incriminating Morel transcripts
Feds release incriminating Morel transcripts
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Former St. Charles Parish District Attorney Harry Morel Jr., who on Wednesday was accused of preying on more than 20 women, pleaded guilty to obstruction of justice in federal court.