Destrehan Plantation will hold its first Local’s Day event on Saturday, Sept. 15, from 10 a.m. until 4 p.m. on the plantation grounds at 13034 River Road, Destrehan. The event will showcase recent additions to Destrehan Plantation, including two recently completed creole cottages available for overnight stays, the School House and other improvements. A new exhibit will be open paying homage to Charles Paquet, enslaved mulatto, contracted to build the plantation home in 1787. For more information, contact Child Search at 785-3155 or 785-3157.
Arrests Gabriel Bennett, 34, of 119 Pine St. in Hahnville, was arrested Jan. 16 and charged with resisting arrest by force/violence, simple escape, battery of a police officer with injury, theft up to $750, possession […]
With the recent closing of Destrehan Discount Pharmacy, Zack Duncan and Patrick Douglass saw a need within the community they could fill. Duncan and Douglass will be bringing their business, NOLA Discount Pharmacy, to St. […]