Lifestyles




Nerds outsmart ACM rival Pirates Nerds outsmart ACM rival Pirates
October 29, 2008 at 3:10 pm
LULING - R. K. Smith Middle School students and faculty participated in Nerd Day. Students were supporting the football team in anticipation of “outsmarting” the Albert Cammon Middle School Pirates.

Band sweeps fest with superior ratings Band sweeps fest with superior ratings
October 29, 2008 at 3:09 pm
DESTREHAN - The Destrehan High School Pride of Destrehan band recently performed at the Morgan City Band Festival.

AES students learn colors and shapes AES students learn colors and shapes
October 29, 2008 at 3:08 pm
DES ALLEMANDS - Students Caraline Dufrene and Makenna Cortez are pictured in Dana Dufrene’s class at Allemands Elementary sorting patterned blocks by color.

LaWanna Davis named high school counselor of the year LaWanna Davis named high school counselor of the year
October 29, 2008 at 3:07 pm
The Destrehan High School community would like to congratulate LaWanna Davis for being named Louisiana High School Counselor of the Year by the Louisiana School Counseling Association at the recent Louisiana Counseling Association Conference in Baton Rouge.

High school students selected for district honor band High school students selected for district honor band
October 29, 2008 at 3:06 pm
The following Hahnville High School band students were selected to participate in the 2008-2009 Senior High District Honor Band. They will perform at a concert in January 2009.

DHS choir members advance to second round DHS choir members advance to second round
October 29, 2008 at 3:05 pm
Destrehan High School students Sharie Mahler - Alto 2, Daniel Duensing - Bass 1 and Andy Johnson - Tenor 1 advanced to the second round All-State choir auditions.

HHS students attend Girls State HHS students attend Girls State
October 29, 2008 at 3:04 pm
Seven students represented Hahnville High School this summer at Girls State held at Northwestern State University in Natchitoches on June 29 through July 5. Raven Scott was named Outstanding City and Parish Citizen.

The Cook’s Corner The Cook’s Corner
October 29, 2008 at 3:03 pm
A Spooktacular recipe for the whole family!

Music City Madness Music City Madness
October 29, 2008 at 3:00 pm
For the third year in a row, CMT.com is scouring the nation in search of the best unsigned country acts by launching its annual “Music City Madness” competition.

Have a healthy Halloween with these nutrition tips
October 29, 2008 at 2:58 pm
When asked what Halloween means, kids usually put candy at the top of their list before goblins or costumes. Even so, nutrition can play a role on Halloween, according to LSU AgCenter nutritionist Dr. Beth Reames.

You’ve got to read this!
October 22, 2008 at 1:19 pm
12 new books are waiting for you in your St. Charles Parish libraries

Camera Shootout 2008 Oct.16 Weekly Winner Camera Shootout 2008 Oct.16 Weekly Winner
October 22, 2008 at 1:17 pm
“Boots Williams” by Erica Champagne got the most votes last week and is the Oct. 16 winner in the St. Charles Herald-Guide’s Camera Shootout 2008 photo contest.

Students fill SCB auditorium for Ronald McDonald’s visit Students fill SCB auditorium for Ronald McDonald’s visit
October 22, 2008 at 1:16 pm
NORCO - Ronald McDonald made a guest appearance to the students in grades kindergarten through fourth grade at St. Charles Borromeo School in Destrehan to present a show called “Adventures into Friendship.”

Body Walk teaches kids healthy eating Body Walk teaches kids healthy eating
October 22, 2008 at 1:15 pm
LULING - Aspen Jack teaches third graders from Norco Elementary School about healthy eating.

Reading buddies story swap at NES Reading buddies story swap at NES
October 22, 2008 at 1:13 pm
NEW SARPY - Skyler Fabre, a third grader in Jan Theriot's class, enjoys reading to Marc Vining, his reading buddy.

Food chain studies, earthworms at SRE Food chain studies, earthworms at SRE
October 22, 2008 at 1:07 pm
ST. ROSE - Amy Lind’s fourth grade students at St. Rose Elementary, Mariah Narcisse and Edward Hamlin, study the behaviors of earthworms while completing experiments with the “Food Chains and Webs” science kit.

Handmade instruments ‘on key’ with music appreciation at Harry Hurst Middle Handmade instruments ‘on key’ with music appreciation at Harry Hurst Middle
October 22, 2008 at 1:04 pm
DESTREHAN - The Music Appreciation classes at HMS have spent the last month studying the instruments of the orchestra, learning to identify the four families and the individual instruments that are specific to each family.

DHS crowns king and queen
October 22, 2008 at 1:02 pm
On Friday, Oct. 17, Destrehan High School crowned Paige Hebert and Rufus Porter as the school’s homecoming king and queen.

Tacky Christmas sweater run held in Luling Saturday
Tacky Christmas sweater run held in Luling Saturday
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Residents looking to spend some time in the crisp winter air should don their tackiest Christmas sweater and head to Monsanto Park in Luling on Saturday for a 2-mile run that will raise funds to fight human trafficking.