|Heather R. Breaux BLOG
April 30, 2008 at 4:39 pm
It all seems so daunting. Climate change, hydrogen power, even solar energy. These terms are quickly becoming the vocabulary of a new century, of a new generation - and there’s a lot to learn!
|Holy Family Annual Church Fundraiser
April 30, 2008 at 4:31 pm
Holy Family Catholic Church in Luling hosted its annual fundraiser, Extravaganza Express on Saturday, April 26 with a parade of prizes, an auction and live entertainment.
|Camera Shootout 2008
April 30, 2008 at 4:28 pm
“Windblown” by Abby Chabert is the April monthly winner in the photo contest.
|Camera Shootout 2008
April 30, 2008 at 4:27 pm
“Final Approach” by Scott Schexnaydre got the most votes last week and is the April 24 winner in the St. Charles Herald-Guide’s Camera Shootout 2008 photo contest.
|Denim & Diamonds
April 30, 2008 at 4:22 pm
Get ready to raise that bid with hand painted-fans during the auction at the River Region Arts & Humanities Council fundraiser, Denim & Diamonds, May 3 at the Destrehan Plantation Mule Barn on River Road in Destrehan beginning at 6:30 p.m.
|Pet of the Week
April 30, 2008 at 4:19 pm
Monet, pictured below, is a neutered male Siamese cat.
|New animal shelter director educates public
April 30, 2008 at 4:17 pm
By Renee Allemand
Public Information Officer
St. Charles Parish
Angela Robert may work with animals every day, but she knows educating the human population is even more crucial.
|The Cook’s Corner
April 30, 2008 at 4:13 pm
Whip up a new dish for your family with the Herald-Guide’s Recipe of the Week.
April 30, 2008 at 4:08 pm
When Yvonne Dufrene of Luling spearheaded a personal gift-giving crusade to help animals throughout the parish last Christmas, she had no idea the monumental impact her kind gestures would have on the lives she touched - including her very own.
|Camera Shootout 2008 April 17 Weekly Winner
April 24, 2008 at 10:51 am
“Crazy Crawfish” by Beth Bourgeois got the most votes last week and is the April 17 winner in the St. Charles Herald-Guide’s Camera Shootout 2008 photo contest.
|Local strawberries are higher quality
April 24, 2008 at 10:48 am
Choose Louisiana strawberries for a nutritious and delicious treat. Besides being naturally sweet and tasty, these locally grown berries require less shipping time than those grown out-of-state.
|The Basketry to give away 300 Webkinz to customers beginning April 25
April 24, 2008 at 10:48 am
This Friday kicks off “Webkinz Extravaganza Weekend” at The Basketry! Starting this Friday through Saturday, The Basketry will give away FREE WEBKINZ to the first 300 customers.
|Adult day care seeks local talent for annual summer variety show
April 24, 2008 at 10:39 am
Norco Adult Day Care is planning its 16th annual Summer Variety show to be held at Sacred Heart School Auditorium in Norco.
|St. Charles 4-H’ers compete in archery and food contests
April 24, 2008 at 10:36 am
Members had to actually cook the dish at home and bring one-half of the food dish and a copy of the recipe to the contest. Judges judged the dish primarily based on taste. First place winners in the foods contests qualified for the District Cookery Contest in Houma.
|Health sciences scholarships available
April 24, 2008 at 10:19 am
River Parishes Medical Society is accepting applications for its health sciences scholarship for $1,000.
|Parade of Homes
April 24, 2008 at 10:17 am
The 2008 Parade of Homes officially got underway last weekend and will continue for the next two weeks. Overall, 15 of the homes on the “Around The Lake” tour are inside the parish, with 12 of them located in Ashton Plantation.
|St. Charles Art Guild News
April 24, 2008 at 10:12 am
The St. Charles Art Guild will hold their next monthly meeting on Thursday, May first at the Ormond Country Club located on Ormond Boulevard in Destrehan.
|Pets of the Week
April 24, 2008 at 10:08 am
Sushi, the dog pictured at right, is a Basenji mix. She is 4 months old and is already crate trained. She just recovered from a broken back leg and is doing great after she was found with her sister on the streets. Sushi is a very affectionate dog who has lots of energy and is a joy to have around.
This week’s Humane Society showcase pet is Woody.
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• After recovery from accident, local float builder vies for Grand Champion
• This week’s Humane Society showcase adoption pet “Spike”
• Borromeo students experiment with snow
• Local photographer captures amazing wildlife images
• Luling Living Center celebrates Mardi Gras
The Hahnville Tigers went 2-2 to open the 2014 baseball season, beating Zachary and...
The Destrehan Lady Wildcats refuse to lose and now find themselves two wins away...
• Hahnville wrestler wins state championship
• Tigers must control tempo to knock off Comeaux
• Lady Wildcats roar into quarterfinals against Walker
• HHS trio qualifies for indoor track championships
• Destrehan falls in second round after Acadiana comeback
Burglar sniffed out by K-9 pleads guilty - 979 views
A 24-year-old Luling man who was tracked down by a K-9 officer has pleaded guilty to two counts of simple burglary.