Lifestyles




Chiasson - Labat Engagement Chiasson - Labat Engagement
November 06, 2008 at 10:20 am
Brett and Ginger Parr Chiasson of Des Allemands are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Ashley Marie Chiasson to Raymond Joseph Labat, III of Luling, son of Raymond Jr., and Regina Champagne Labat.

Tutoring program is now in effect at RKS Tutoring program is now in effect at RKS
November 06, 2008 at 10:17 am
LULING - R. K. Smith Middle School has a new tutoring program in effect - Tutoring in Community to Advance Children.

Mimosa kids make ‘how to’ ghosts Mimosa kids make ‘how to’ ghosts
November 06, 2008 at 10:15 am
LULING - Halloween 2008 at Mimosa Park Elementary School presented many opportunities for learning.

Trunk-or-Treat a success at Songy Trunk-or-Treat a success at Songy
November 06, 2008 at 10:13 am
LULING - The students at Songy Kindergarten enjoyed the school’s first annual “Trunk or Treat,” sponsored by the Lakewood PTA and faculty.

‘Just say NO’ at Norco Elementary ‘Just say NO’ at Norco Elementary
November 06, 2008 at 10:11 am
NORCO - To celebrate “Red Ribbon Week” and saying no to drugs, third grade students at Norco Elementary K-3 School inflated smokers' lungs to visualize the decreased capacity of a smokers' lungs.

HHS students help raise nearly $600 HHS students help raise nearly $600
November 06, 2008 at 10:10 am
BOUTTE - The Hahnville High School student council held a “Pie in the Face” fundraiser to help raise money for United Way.

Hurst band shows great school spirit Hurst band shows great school spirit
November 06, 2008 at 10:09 am
DESTREHAN - Hurst seventh Grader, Nicole Robichaux, plays her trumpet as part of the HMS Band and Runnerette Dance Line that performed at the middle school’s football game.

German Coast Society celebrates Oktoberfest
November 06, 2008 at 10:06 am
Members and guests of the German-Acadian Coast Historical and Genealogy Society celebrated Oktoberfest Oct. 22 with a traditional German dinner and a presentation about Cajuns and Acadians at La Maison Magnolia in Norco.

State’s 4-H museum hunting for items
November 06, 2008 at 10:02 am
The Louisiana 4-H Foundation is conducting a “scavenger hunt” in a quest to find memorabilia for display in the new Louisiana 4-H Museum in Mansura.

COA CONTEST WINNERS. Pictured are the 2008 COA calendar contest winners: Lupe Sweeny, Anne Hymel, Merrill Zeringue, Iris Songy (back) Virgie Naquin, Evelyn Dupuy, Mary Lee and Kennith Songy. Council on Aging announces calendar contest winners
November 06, 2008 at 9:55 am
The St. Charles Council On Aging held their calendar contest reception on Thursday, Oct. 16.

You’ve got to read this!
November 06, 2008 at 9:51 am
23 new books are waiting for you in your St. Charles Parish libraries

Camera Shootout 2008 October 30 Winner Camera Shootout 2008 October 30 Winner
November 06, 2008 at 9:49 am
“Love Me, Love Me Not” by Abby Chabert from got the most votes last week and is the Oct. 30 winner in the St. Charles Herald-Guide’s Camera Shootout 2008 photo contest.

Local high school grads eligible for scholarship
November 06, 2008 at 9:47 am
College students who have graduated from either Destrehan High School or Hahnville High School may be eligible to apply for the Ethel Schoeffner Scholarship.

Edward Jones has new director Edward Jones has new director
November 06, 2008 at 9:46 am
James Orgeron has taken over the Edward Jones office in Destrehan.

Hahnville High School teacher receives grant Hahnville High School teacher receives grant
November 06, 2008 at 9:44 am
Hahnville High School teacher Deborah S. Unger received a $3,250 service learning grant from the Joe W. and Dorothy Dorsett Brown Foundation.

Three local nurses named among top 100 in Louisiana River Parishes
November 06, 2008 at 9:43 am
River Parishes
River Parishes Hospital is proud to have two nurses named 2008 Great 100 Nurses.

CASA welcomes Charlita Patterson CASA welcomes Charlita Patterson
November 06, 2008 at 9:39 am
Child Advocacy Services (CASA) welcomes Charlita Patterson to the Child Advocacy Service’s Madere Center as the new CASA Advocate Supervisor. Patterson’s ultimate passion and mission is to be a public servant for abused and neglected children in hopes that it will make a difference in the over all well-being of their lives.

Luling’s Brittney Boudreaux graduates from basic training Luling’s Brittney Boudreaux graduates from basic training
November 06, 2008 at 9:38 am
Air National Guard Airman 1st Class Brittney M. Boudreaux has graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base, San Antonio, Texas.

Kidnapping case moves forward after court’s ruling
Kidnapping case moves forward after court’s ruling
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The case against a 21-year-old Reserve man accused of trying to kidnap a Hahnville student at gunpoint will move forward after a ruling by the state’s 5th Circuit Court of Appeal.