Lifestyles




Birth Announcements Birth Announcements
September 17, 2008 at 12:57 pm
C.J. Switzer would like to announce the arrival of his baby brother, Jacob Cole Switzer.

AUGUST ARTISTS. The St. Charles Art Guild selected the following artists as artists of the month: Marie Weiler (right) - first place for hibiscus oil painting, Joan Longo (middle) - second place for Serenity II watercolor painting and Ann Clement (left) - St. Charles Art Guild NEWS
September 17, 2008 at 12:52 pm
The organization’s first workshop, “Basics of Landscape Painting,” will be held on Oct. 22 through 24 at Destrehan Plantation with Phil Sandusky as workshop instructor.

RENTERS RIGHTS. If you’re a renter with hurricane damage, it’s best to review your lease and know the laws. Renter Repairs 101
September 17, 2008 at 12:49 pm
Like most St. Charles Parish residents, Lola Sanchez of Luling evacuated the area before Hurricane Gustav made landfall.

The Cook's Corner The Cook's Corner
September 17, 2008 at 12:45 pm
Whip up a new dish for your family with the Herald-Guide’s Recipe of the Week.

Archbishop visits St. Charles EOC Archbishop visits St. Charles EOC
September 17, 2008 at 12:44 pm
New Orleans Archbishop Alfred Hughes, center, toured the St. Charles Parish Emergency Operations Center last weekend.

Hurricane on the bayou Hurricane on the bayou
September 17, 2008 at 12:41 pm
Four-year-old Joshua Mongrue is pictured on Bayou Gauche Island last Friday watching as the island’s only road gets flooded by Hurricane Ike’s surge.

KIDS STRESS TOO. The aftermath of Hurricanes Gustav and Ike have pushed many parents to the brink with stress and anxiety, but what most fail to
realize is that kids suffer too. Disaster recovery: How kids cope with storm stress
September 17, 2008 at 12:39 pm
Children’s reactions to disaster depend on their age and maturity. Their responses also are affected by how close they are to the event, their level of exposure to it through TV and how they see their parents react.

Camera Shootout 2008 Camera Shootout 2008
September 15, 2008 at 9:53 am
“Sleeping” by Erica Williams got the most votes last week and is the August winner in the St. Charles Herald-Guide’s Camera Shootout 2008 photo contest. Congratulations to Erica.

Camera Shootout 2008 Camera Shootout 2008
September 15, 2008 at 9:51 am
“Neighbors” by Dale Weldon got the most votes last week and is the Aug. 28 winner in the St. Charles Herald-Guide’s Camera Shootout 2008 photo contest. Congratulations to Dale.

The Cook’s Corner The Cook’s Corner
September 15, 2008 at 9:49 am
Whip up a new dish for your family with the Herald-Guide’s Recipe of the Week.

Luling resident Jesse Abadie and his wife Jamie trekked to the Great Smoky Mountains in Tennessee. Evacuation Vacation
September 15, 2008 at 9:40 am
Along with Hurricane Gustav came a lot more than just forced evacuations and debris pick-ups across the parish.

Drama guild suits up for adult theater workshop
September 15, 2008 at 9:37 am
If you've ever wanted to try your hand at acting, or refresh and refine your technique, then the River Region Drama Guild’s adult theater workshop is for you.

Council On Aging offers a host of events in September
August 27, 2008 at 12:13 pm
The Council On Aging senior citizen activity centers serve as community focal points where older residents can receive meals, supportive services and can participate in planned socialization, recreation, education and health maintenance activities - and there are many excellent events planned for September.

DESTREHAN HIGH SCHOOL CHEERLEADERS. Pictured are: (sitting l to r) Paige Hebert - 1st lieutenant, Brandi Broussard - Co-Captain, Mascot Holly Broussard, Ariel Meyer - Captain, Amber Arceneaux - 2nd lieutenant, (kneeling) Kim Jones, Hailey Hunt, Brandi Hew Sideline Sweethearts
August 27, 2008 at 12:13 pm
Along with Friday night lights and game-winning touchdowns, comes perhaps one of the most joyful components of a high school football game - the cheerleaders. Or as many like to call them, the Sideline Sweethearts.

The Cook’s Corner The Cook’s Corner
August 27, 2008 at 12:12 pm
Whip up a new dish for your family with the Herald-Guide’s Recipe of the Week.

Art guild plans new workshops for 2008-09
August 27, 2008 at 12:12 pm
The St. Charles Art Guild will begin its club year Sept. 2.

You’ve got to read this!
August 27, 2008 at 12:12 pm
Seventeen new books are waiting for you at your local library.

Student Book Reviews Student Book Reviews
August 27, 2008 at 12:12 pm
Atonement, written by Ian McEwan, begins in 1935 England. Through the struggles of three main characters Briony and Cecilia Tallis and Robbie Turner, the novel moves through events such as World War II and an incident that could break the Tallis family apart.

Police release image of vehicle involved in fatal hit-and-run
Police release image of vehicle involved in fatal hit-and-run
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Surveillance footage has been released of a vehicle suspected of running over a St. Rose mother on Thanksgiving morning before driving off.