Lifestyles




Pets of the Week Pets of the Week
May 28, 2008 at 1:40 pm
Two 5-year-old black and brown Dachshunds area available for adoption at the St. Charles Parish animal shelter.

Homeschooled 4-H club rack up awards at St. Charles Parish 4-H Project Day Homeschooled 4-H club rack up awards at St. Charles Parish 4-H Project Day
May 28, 2008 at 1:39 pm
The Families for Homeschool Education 4-H Club experienced great success at the St. Charles Parish 4-H Project Day. The members received the following honors:

The Cook’s Corner The Cook’s Corner
May 28, 2008 at 1:18 pm
Whip up a new dish for your family with the Herald-Guide’s Recipe of the Week.

SCHOLARSHIP WINNERS. The featured students are recipients of St. Charles Women’s Club scholarships. Pictured are (l to r) front row - Jourdan McCullough, Lauren Matherne and Samantha May. Back row - Arielle Delery, Ronald Joseph and Kelsie Soudelier. Herald-Guide PEOPLE WATCH
May 28, 2008 at 1:12 pm
At the end-of-the-year luncheon the St. Charles Women’s Club awarded the following St. Charles Parish high school seniors scholarships:

Beat the rush
May 28, 2008 at 1:09 pm
The start of this year’s hurricane season is rapidly approaching, and LSU AgCenter experts say stocking up on supplies now makes sense – whether you think a storm comes your way or not.

Remembering when ... Remembering when ...
May 21, 2008 at 1:29 pm
Mrs. Leonard M. Beauford at is pictured on May 4 at the Bonnet Carre Spillway with her two daughters, Gertie Marie and Kathy Beauford. The Mississippi River water was still flowing through the sluices. The level was a 20 feet.

Arts council fundraiser goes on without a hitch Arts council fundraiser goes on without a hitch
May 21, 2008 at 1:27 pm
Yvonne LaFleur’s husband, Jimmy Walsh, won the bid on this “Walk Through History” hat donated by the River Road Historical Society and Nancy Robert. Each element of this hat represents a significant feature in Destrehan Plantation’s history.

Nutritious foods stretch the ‘food dollar’ further
May 21, 2008 at 1:25 pm
To make each food dollar go farther, remember that healthy foods give you more value for the buck. Thrifty shopping, however, requires planning before and during trips to the store, according to LSU AgCenter nutritionist Dr. Beth Reames.

Pets of the Week Pets of the Week
May 21, 2008 at 1:24 pm
Chopper is an 8-week-old male black lab mix. When he grows up he will be a hefty 70 pounds. He is cute, cuddly and playful.

Camera Shootout 2008 Camera Shootout 2008
May 21, 2008 at 1:22 pm
“Holy Name Church” by Tom Longmire got the most votes last week and is the May 15 winner in the St. Charles Herald-Guide’s Camera Shootout 2008 photo contest.

YOUR TURN. Students tried their hand at headline writing at the Louisiana Publishing table. Herald-Guide PEOPLE WATCH
May 21, 2008 at 1:20 pm
Nearly 300 eighth grade students were in attendance for the J.B. Martin’s annual career fair.

The Cook’s Corner The Cook’s Corner
May 21, 2008 at 1:18 pm
Whip up a new dish for your family with the Herald-Guide’s Recipe of the Week.

Elite garden club serves east bank
May 21, 2008 at 1:16 pm
If you’ve ever heard of the LaBelle Fleur Garden Club, then you know that being a member is a great way to interact with your neighbors and share a few of those truly golden gardening tips.

Lola. Pets of the Week
May 14, 2008 at 2:55 pm
Lola, a 3-month-old Chow/Shepherd mix is currently available for adoption at the St. Charles Parish Animal Shelter.

Camera Shootout 2008 May 8 Weekly Winner Camera Shootout 2008 May 8 Weekly Winner
May 14, 2008 at 2:53 pm
“Fighting Lizards” by Jessica Kluttz got the most votes last week and is the May 8 winner in the St. Charles Herald-Guide’s Camera Shootout 2008 photo contest.

The Cook’s Corner The Cook’s Corner
May 14, 2008 at 2:50 pm
Whip up a new dish for your family with the Herald-Guide’s Recipe of the Week.

PREPARATION. Brandon Zeringue prepares pottery for glazing. Pit-fired pottery
May 14, 2008 at 2:48 pm
At the center of the art world there lies a vast array of technique, talent and craftsmanship that can only be found within the creative mind of an artist.

Community Chorus
May 14, 2008 at 2:41 pm
Community chorus representative Marilyn Richoux, along with other choir members, cordially invites the public to attend the Spring Concert of the Community Chorus of the River Parishes on May 23.

30 hazardous trees removed from popular Luling park
30 hazardous trees removed from popular Luling park
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Luling’s Rathborne Park remains closed until Saturday, Sept. 13 while St. Charles Parish removes 30 trees in the area that are considered a safety hazard.