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Keegan graduates from basic training Keegan graduates from basic training
December 23, 2008 at 12:12 pm
Air National Guard Airman 1st Class Kyler W. Keegan has graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base, San Antonio, Texas.

You’ve got to read this!
December 23, 2008 at 12:11 pm
15 new books are waiting for you in your St. Charles Parish libraries

Camera Shootout 2008 Camera Shootout 2008
December 23, 2008 at 12:10 pm
“Kane” by Whitley George got the most votes last week and is the Dec. 18 weekly winner in the St. Charles Herald-Guide’s Camera Shootout 2008 photo contest. Congratulations to Whitley.

The Cook's Corner The Cook's Corner
December 23, 2008 at 12:08 pm
Whip up a new dish for your family with the Herald-Guide’s Recipe of the Week.

$500 up for grabs in photo contest finale
December 23, 2008 at 12:04 pm
The St. Charles Herald-Guide’s 2008 Camera Shootout photography contest is drawing near the end, which means that one lucky parish resident is close to winning the $500 grand prize.

BABY BRIAUNA. Most babies have no worries in the world, but Briauna Frickey is facing the battle of a lifetime after being diagnosed with retinoblastoma in October. Fighting for her life
December 23, 2008 at 11:58 am
Behind her joyful coos and angelic smile, 9-month-old Briauna Frickey is facing an illness that no infant should have to deal with. In fact, she's too young to even realize that she's battling eye cancer, but to everyone around her, this potentially fatal disease is hitting too close to home.

COA Mardi Gras Krewe of Young at Heart nominees
December 11, 2008 at 11:56 am
The St. Charles Council On Aging has selected the 2009 nominees for their Krewe of Young At Heart Mardi Gras court.

Camera Shootout 2008 Dec. 4 Weekly Winner Camera Shootout 2008 Dec. 4 Weekly Winner
December 11, 2008 at 11:55 am
“In Shock” by Julia Breaux got the most votes last week and is the Dec. 4 winner in the St. Charles Herald-Guide’s Camera Shootout 2008 photo contest.

390 peanut butter jars donated by LES 390 peanut butter jars donated by LES
December 11, 2008 at 11:53 am
LULING - Lakewood Elementary students donated 390 jars of peanut butter to the Second Harvest Food Drive. 4-H officers helped pack up the donations that were picked up.

Drama students visit former teacher Drama students visit former teacher
December 11, 2008 at 11:52 am
DESTREHAN - Talented drama teacher Ashley Santos recently took her students to NOCCA to visit former Hurst teacher Jason Kirkpatrick. Eighth grade students presented Kirkpatrick with a banner.

St. Rose kids help decorate City Park St. Rose kids help decorate City Park
December 11, 2008 at 11:51 am
ST. ROSE - St. Rose Elementary students Trey Jones, Naomi Westbrook and Toni Rizzo decorate the school’s Christmas tree at Celebration in the Oaks.

Molding young minds at Mimosa Molding young minds at Mimosa
December 11, 2008 at 11:50 am
LULING - Mimosa Park Elementary third grade talented art students, David Broussard and Corey Bertrand, discuss ideas for creating their own clay animation.

St. Charles Art Guild December artists. St. Charles Art Guild NEWS:
December 11, 2008 at 11:41 am
The St. Charles Art Guild is preparing for its second workshop, “Landscapes and Cityscapes with Pastels,” scheduled for Jan. 26 through Jan. 29. Alan Flatmann will lead the event as instructor.

The Cook's Corner The Cook's Corner
December 11, 2008 at 11:38 am
Whip up a new dish for your family with the Herald-Guide’s Recipe of the Week.

GALLERY LA ROUX. Photographer and Luling studio owner Tammy Mars displayed her work at Destrehan’s Salon Ormond. Mars is responsible for the images created of the salon’s winning Color Bar Competition. Red Velvet Night
December 11, 2008 at 11:35 am
For three hours on Dec. 7 local artists joined forces with Ormond Plantation Plaza businesses to raise donations for breast cancer survivor Mistie Bohon and the United Way of St. Charles during the first annual Red Velvet Night.

St. Charles recepients. 50 area organizations benefit from 2008 RRAHC grants
December 11, 2008 at 11:28 am
The River Region Arts and Humanities Council awarded $30,000 in grants and sponsorships to 50 organizations in the River Parishes at the group’s annual meeting.

Amanda Shaw Amanda Shaw to appear on Dec. 7
December 03, 2008 at 1:41 pm
Fans of Amanda Shaw will be excited to know that the award-winning fiddle player, songwriter, singer and actress is involved in two big events in St. Charles Parish on Sunday, Dec. 7.

Bailie Dufrene and her horse Rocky. Wild Hearts
December 03, 2008 at 1:41 pm
This is a real-life fairy tale about a girl named Bailie Dufrene and her two horses, and the unique bond that they share.

Lifestyles

Humane Society Pet of the Week: Ozzie
Humane Society Pet of the Week: Ozzie
This week’s Humane Society showcase pet is Ozzie, a one-year-old male Australian...
Packing the House
Packing the House
Romania is a long way from Lakewood Elementary, but the roaring crowd in the school...

Luling firefighters save man’s  life by lifting truck off chest
Luling firefighters save man’s life by lifting truck off chest
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Two of Luling’s newest firefighters weren’t even done with their basic training when they heard the cry for help.