Letter to the Editor

Dear Editor

The implication of education reform can be found as near as our local St. Charles Public Schools. The products emerging from the interactive media class at the Satellite Center are stellar!Read More...
January 13, 2012 at 10:06 am
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LETTERS TO THE EDITOR

November 04, 2011 at 9:16 am
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Letter to the Editor

A letter from Paul Hogan, Councilman District IVRead More...
May 27, 2011 at 9:47 am
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At what cost do we continue to support the hospital?

Dear Editor,
The citizens of St. Charles Parish have always supported, with their vote and their taxes, the operation and maintenance of the St. Charles Parish Hospital in Luling; however, the question now becomes, at what cost?
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April 29, 2011 at 9:36 am
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Speeders make Maryland Drive dangerous

Dear Editor,
For many years; as my children were growing up; I crusaded to have speeding curtailed on Maryland Drive in Luling.
I was told that speed bumps were not an option since they would cause a liability issue with emergency vehicles.
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April 08, 2011 at 9:35 am
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St. Pierre believes measure will help disabled veterans

Dear Editor,

On April 30, St. Charles Parish voters will decide whether to allow disabled military veterans to double their homestead exemptions to $150,000.

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February 18, 2011 at 9:35 am
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United Way needs help reaching campaign goal

Dear Editor,
I would like to begin by thanking all those in St. Charles Parish and the surrounding parishes who contributed to the United Way St. Charles 2010-2011 Campaign. Read More...
January 27, 2011 at 2:41 pm
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Republican Women thank School Board member

Dear Editor,
In tune with Thanksgiving go our thanks to Mary Bergeron for giving of her time and herself for the benefit of the young people served by the St. Charles Parish School Board. We are grateful for her 22 years of dedication and leadership aimed at benefiting all children in our school system. Mary was the first woman elected to the board.
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November 24, 2010 at 11:29 am
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Hogan: I did not walk out of committee meeting

To the editor:
As a result of the public’s outcry asking for the Council to save them money if possible with regards to garbage collection, the St. Charles Parish Council has been conducting committee meetings to work out details regarding what should be included within the proposals we are seeking from solid waste collectors.
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October 22, 2010 at 11:07 am
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Letter to the Editor

From Bus passengers Chris and Darlene CastalanoRead More...
July 22, 2010 at 2:17 pm
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Parents with children in school system best to serve on board

To the Editor: Qualifying for the St. Charles Parish School Board election will be held on July 7, 8 and 9. We would like to encourage all citizens, especially parents of children currently enrolled in the public school system, to consider qualifying and running for the school board from their respective school board district. Read More...
June 11, 2010 at 9:07 am
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Paper took negative approach when covering the ending of spring festival

To the editor:
The article on the front page of the March 11, 2010 St. Charles Herald-Guide contained information on our Spring Heritage Day Events and Civil War Encampment. Instead of representing this as what it is, a positive event, you chose the negative headline of “Destrehan Spring Fest Halted.” Read More...
March 18, 2010 at 12:22 pm
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One 3-way stop sign may be down, but many more left to go

Dear Editor,
I was really pleased to see that Councilman Tastet is going to try to get the illegal stop sign at the intersection of West Heather and Willowdale Boulevard removed.
He did not go far enough.Read More...
July 06, 2009 at 9:12 am
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Dog story should have never made the news

Dear Editor,
This story should never have appeared in the paper, on TV, or anywhere.Read More...
July 06, 2009 at 9:11 am
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Schools’ LEAP test scores rank second  in state
Schools’ LEAP test scores rank second in state
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St. Charles Parish Public Schools students are not only making the grade in the basics, but the system itself ranked second only to Zachary Community Schools in the percentage of tests that students scored “mastery and above” on combined English/language arts and math LEAP Tests.