Lifestyles




PEACHES. Dennis Savoie of Raceland sells these sweet fruits at his Highway 90 stand in Boutte. Perfect Peaches
July 09, 2008 at 1:54 pm
The peak of the Louisiana peach season runs through mid-July, so don’t miss out on this healthful window of opportunity, advises St. Charles Hospital dietician Laurie Acosta.

Keisha Knight-Pulliam Essence Fest
July 09, 2008 at 1:50 pm
The star-studded Essence Festival hit the stage in New Orleans last weekend giving St. Charles Parish residents something different to experience just a few miles down the road.

Camera Shootout 2008 Camera Shootout 2008
July 02, 2008 at 11:30 am
“Thirsty?” by Patti Goens got the most votes last week and is the July 3 winner in the St. Charles Herald-Guide’s Camera Shootout 2008 photo contest.

German Coast Farmer’s Market celebrates fifth anniversary German Coast Farmer’s Market celebrates fifth anniversary
July 02, 2008 at 11:28 am
The German Coast Farmers’ Market celebrated the 5th anniversary of its East Bank location on June 14.

The Cook’s Corner The Cook’s Corner
July 02, 2008 at 11:26 am
Whip up a new dish for your family with the Herald-Guide’s Recipe of the Week.

VETERANS. Nearly 20 local veterans were honored last weekend at the West St. Charles Baptist Church. Honoring Our Veterans
July 02, 2008 at 11:17 am
Amidst the excitement of Independence Day, members of Boutte’s West St. Charles Baptist Church took time to honor and remember our local veterans and their commitment to our country.

Beauty & the Beast Beauty & the Beast
July 02, 2008 at 11:13 am
One of Disney’s most critically-acclaimed musicals comes to life this month as the River Region Drama Guild presents Beauty and the Beast.

VIPs - Very Important Parishioners
June 25, 2008 at 2:21 pm
Alyssa Ann Dowouis was one of two students who won top honors in South Louisiana Electric Cooperative Association's annual Rural Electric Youth Tour Writing Competition.

St. Charles Art Guild sponsors acrylics workshop St. Charles Art Guild sponsors acrylics workshop
June 25, 2008 at 2:17 pm
The St. Charles Art Guild recently sponsored a workshop, “Acrylics and Acrylic Medium: Beginners to Advanced” with instructor Larisa Clevenger.

Camera Shootout 2008 June 19 Weekly Winner Camera Shootout 2008 June 19 Weekly Winner
June 25, 2008 at 2:14 pm
“Got bail?” by Gena Schmill got the most votes last week and is the June 19 weekly winner in the St. Charles Herald-Guide’s Camera Shootout 2008 photo contest.

Lafayette comic book artist leads workshop Lafayette comic book artist leads workshop
June 25, 2008 at 2:11 pm
Comic book writer and artist, Rob Guillory of Lafayette, leads a comic making workshop for teens at the St. Rose library on June 17.

Summer Book Reviews Summer Book Reviews
June 25, 2008 at 2:08 pm
Geek High by Piper Banks is a teen novel that follows the life of Miranda Bloom, a student at Nottingham Independent School, which is filled with gifted and high IQ intellectuals who refer to the school as "Geek High."

The Cook's Corner The Cook's Corner
June 25, 2008 at 2:06 pm
Whip up a new dish for your family with the Herald-Guide’s Recipe of the Week.

ON SET. Destrehan native Shelley Hennig portrays Days of Our Lives’ character Stephanie Johnson. She’s pictured on set with co-star Darin Brooks, who plays Max, Stephanie’s boyfriend.
DAYTIME DIVA
June 25, 2008 at 1:58 pm
Destrehan native Shelley Hennig first found herself in the spotlight when she was crowned as Miss Teen USA in 2004, but it’s her role on NBC’s Days of Our Lives that’s quickly making the soap-opera starlette a household name.

Boutte pizzeria joins cause to fight cancer
June 25, 2008 at 1:55 pm
Rotolo’s Pizzeria Restaurant in Boutte is taking steps to help find a cure for cancer.

VIPs
June 18, 2008 at 12:55 pm

Send your VIPS announcements to Lifestyles Editor Heather R. Breaux at heatherb@heraldguide.com.

Camera Shootout 2008 May Monthly Winner Camera Shootout 2008 May Monthly Winner
June 18, 2008 at 12:53 pm
“Dolphin Splash” by Shari de Castro is the May monthly winner in the St. Charles Herald-Guide’s Camera Shootout 2008 photo contest.

Camera Shootout 2008 June 12 Weekly Winner Camera Shootout 2008 June 12 Weekly Winner
June 18, 2008 at 12:51 pm
“Sunday Picnic” by Amanda Robeau got the most votes last week and is the June 12 winner in the St. Charles Herald-Guide’s Camera Shootout 2008 photo contest. Congratulations to Amanda.

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After nearly five years of planning, a homeless veterans apartment building in Hahnville has been stalled due to planning and zoning restrictions, prompting volunteers to spend the night out in the elements in solidarity with those left out.