Columns

Apology Accepted… Lets Move On

In a post-Katrina world, there are two things that should be obvious by now: One, you can’t ask for billions in recovery aide from the federal government without expecting to be under a public microscope, and, two, you can’t fake leadership in such a demanding environment as the pressure will surely expose your weaknesses. […]

Agriculture / Horticulture

Delay Pruning Following a Freeze

Although temperatures have been quite mild this winter, freezing conditions could occur before the arrival of spring. Typically, the freezes we experience in our area cause little to no injury to our landscape plantings, however there are occasions when they can be severe enough to cause important damage. […]

Crime

911 overdose call busts duo

Early Wednesday morning, Christopher Ignaczak, 28, Boutte, and Barbie Breaux, 22, Des Allmands, were arrested for cocaine and marijuana possession in the presence of a juvenile, after police were called for a medical emergency.Just after midnight, St. Charles Parish Police and EMTs were dispatched to Ignaczak’s residence at 13468 Hwy 90. […]