Twenty-eight hospital workers and family, along with two Australian tourists, were huddling together near the Ernest Morial Convention Center in the chaos and despair of what was once New Orleans when the St. Charles Parish Sheriff’s Office made a bold move to rescue them. […]
Bert Montgomery watched Hurricane Katrina from the sidelines. He saw the progression on the news as the hurricane started from a small formation in the Gulf that enlarged to a historic storm that flooded much of the region. […]
In honor of the anniversaries of Hurricane Katrina and September 11, St. Charles Parish proclaimed Labor Day as “Remembrance Day” this year. Twelve other parishes and state officials came together in Destrehan at the Jerusalem Shrine Center on Monday.
Many relationships couldn’t endure the wrath of Hurricane Katrina, and parish counselor and relationship therapist Kathleen McGraw says since the storm divorce has been steadily increasing parishwide.
The St. Charles Parish Sheriff’s Office reports an increase in domestic violence cases since Hurricane Katrina and Lt. Pam Schmitt wants residents to know what to do if they are victims of these crimes. […]