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Camera Shootout 2008 Camera Shootout 2008
April 30, 2008 at 4:28 pm
“Windblown” by Abby Chabert is the April monthly winner in the photo contest.

Camera Shootout 2008 Camera Shootout 2008
April 30, 2008 at 4:27 pm
“Final Approach” by Scott Schexnaydre got the most votes last week and is the April 24 winner in the St. Charles Herald-Guide’s Camera Shootout 2008 photo contest.

Judy Mackles models Roussel’s Antique’s hat designed with $450 worth of estate rhinestones. Denim & Diamonds
April 30, 2008 at 4:22 pm
Get ready to raise that bid with hand painted-fans during the auction at the River Region Arts & Humanities Council fundraiser, Denim & Diamonds, May 3 at the Destrehan Plantation Mule Barn on River Road in Destrehan beginning at 6:30 p.m.

Pet of the Week Pet of the Week
April 30, 2008 at 4:19 pm
Monet, pictured below, is a neutered male Siamese cat.

LOVE AND ATTENTION. St. Charles Parish Animal Control Director Angela Robert pets Teresa, a domestic short hair cat that served as surrogate mother to multiple litters recently born at the animal shelter in Luling. New animal shelter director educates public
April 30, 2008 at 4:17 pm
By Renee Allemand
Public Information Officer
St. Charles Parish


Angela Robert may work with animals every day, but she knows educating the human population is even more crucial.

The Cook’s Corner The Cook’s Corner
April 30, 2008 at 4:13 pm
Whip up a new dish for your family with the Herald-Guide’s Recipe of the Week.

FRIENDS. Yvonne Dufrene, shown at left, became friends with Herman Feist, right, after she surprised him and many of his
neighbors in Boutte Estates with pet supplies last Christmas. Giving back
April 30, 2008 at 4:08 pm
When Yvonne Dufrene of Luling spearheaded a personal gift-giving crusade to help animals throughout the parish last Christmas, she had no idea the monumental impact her kind gestures would have on the lives she touched - including her very own.

Camera Shootout 2008 April 17 Weekly Winner Camera Shootout 2008 April 17 Weekly Winner
April 24, 2008 at 10:51 am
“Crazy Crawfish” by Beth Bourgeois got the most votes last week and is the April 17 winner in the St. Charles Herald-Guide’s Camera Shootout 2008 photo contest.

Local strawberries are higher quality
April 24, 2008 at 10:48 am
Choose Louisiana strawberries for a nutritious and delicious treat. Besides being naturally sweet and tasty, these locally grown berries require less shipping time than those grown out-of-state.

The Basketry to give away 300 Webkinz to customers beginning April 25 The Basketry to give away 300 Webkinz to customers beginning April 25
April 24, 2008 at 10:48 am
This Friday kicks off “Webkinz Extravaganza Weekend” at The Basketry! Starting this Friday through Saturday, The Basketry will give away FREE WEBKINZ to the first 300 customers.

Adult day care seeks local talent for annual summer variety show
April 24, 2008 at 10:39 am
Norco Adult Day Care is planning its 16th annual Summer Variety show to be held at Sacred Heart School Auditorium in Norco.

WINNERS. Front row ( l to r) Claudia Dufrene, Haley Morgan, Michael Bourgeois and Jasmine Tassara. Back row (l to r) Michelle Bourgeois, Victoria Caldarera, Kyle Ching, Teri Linton and Rebecca Stephens. St. Charles 4-H’ers compete in archery and food contests
April 24, 2008 at 10:36 am
Members had to actually cook the dish at home and bring one-half of the food dish and a copy of the recipe to the contest. Judges judged the dish primarily based on taste. First place winners in the foods contests qualified for the District Cookery Contest in Houma.

Health sciences scholarships available
April 24, 2008 at 10:19 am
River Parishes Medical Society is accepting applications for its health sciences scholarship for $1,000.

ASHTON PLANTATION. This 4-bedroom, 2 bathroom, 2,000 square-foot home is just one of 12 featured homes in the subdivision.
Parade of Homes
April 24, 2008 at 10:17 am
The 2008 Parade of Homes officially got underway last weekend and will continue for the next two weeks. Overall, 15 of the homes on the “Around The Lake” tour are inside the parish, with 12 of them located in Ashton Plantation.

MONTHLY ART WINNERS. Pictured from left to right are: Gerri Claude - “Flyin’ Horses,” Diane Boudreaux - “Cafe Beignet,” and Ann Clement - “Fleur de lis Mask.” St. Charles Art Guild News
April 24, 2008 at 10:12 am
The St. Charles Art Guild will hold their next monthly meeting on Thursday, May first at the Ormond Country Club located on Ormond Boulevard in Destrehan.

Pets of the Week Pets of the Week
April 24, 2008 at 10:08 am
Sushi, the dog pictured at right, is a Basenji mix. She is 4 months old and is already crate trained. She just recovered from a broken back leg and is doing great after she was found with her sister on the streets. Sushi is a very affectionate dog who has lots of energy and is a joy to have around.

The Cook's Corner The Cook's Corner
April 24, 2008 at 10:04 am
Whip up a new dish for your family with the Herald-Guide’s Recipe of the Week.

Lindsey and Logan Schmaltz. A DAY IN THE LIFE
April 24, 2008 at 10:00 am
Alexandra Schmaltz, a Luling resident and mother of two, has helped her son Logan through the stages of Tourette’s syndrome for the past 15 years.

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Mom arrested for using fake ID to register school children
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By Jacob Bielanski

A St. Rose mother and her boyfriend were arrested after authorities say they used a fake ID when registering two girls for St. Rose Elementary School.